Thompson Creek Trail (173)

Superior Montana

Listing Type: National Forest Trail
City: Superior Montana
Region: Glacier Country

Thompson Creek Trail (173) is a lower elevation trail through Lodepole Pine. It is a popular hunting trail.

Length: 11.0 miles.Trail Begins: Forest Road 304.Trail Ends: Sheep Mountain

Area Map: Lolo Forest Visitors Map .USGS Map1: Superior.USGS Map2: Illinois Peak, Montana – Idaho.Township 16N; Range 26W; Section 1

Directions: Take the Thompson Creek Road 304, 1.3 miles east of Superior on the South side Frontage Road 69. Go 3 miles up Thompson Creek to the trailhead. This can also be accessed from the Dry Fork Trail 152.

Thompson Creek Trail
Lolo National Forest, Superior, MT 59872


  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Backcountry Camping
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Bird Watching
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Game Hunting


  • Trail
Activities: Backcountry Camping, Bird Watching, Fishing, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Hunting, Photography, and wildlife viewing.
Categories: Fishing, Hiking, Outdoors, Recreation, Rivers and Creeks, and Trails.
Classifications: FishAccess.
Locations: Superior Area.
Seasons: Seasonal.
Services: trail.