The Montana Hike That Leads To The Most Unforgettable Destination

Let’s face it — even the most adamant hiker can admit that the best trails in Montana come with some sort of a reward, like a waterfall or a sweeping view. And if you happen to be hiking in the Gallatin Gateway area, you can choose a trail that leads to one of Montana’s most visually stunning lakes.

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The Lava Lake Trail is one of Montana’s most beautiful hikes. These low-key trails also offer amazing payoffs.