We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
7
All photos (7)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 2, 2017
“Wonderful place for hiking”
Sep 24, 2017
“Stunning National Forest”
About
This vast and scenic area epitomizes the landscape of Montana: snowy peaks, alpine meadows and dramatic canyons.
Ways to Experience Gallatin National Forest
from US$47.00
More Info
from US$92.00
More Info
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveler rating
6
2
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
6
2
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Beautiful National Forest to drive through and doing great some hiking. The forest is gorgeous. We hiked to Palisade Falls and it was simply beuatif. Lots of streams and places to camp along the stream. We even saw a few cabins to rent which we...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Every.single.place.you.turn....there is beauty around you. Prior to this, it had been some time since I had visited a national forest, and Gallatin didn't fail to deliver. Like everyone says, you definitely want to check out the Ousel Falls Trail. But you know what I personally...More

Thank lhamilt77
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I couldn't get into the Mammoth Hot Springs Campground in Yellowstone National Park so we ended up going back into town (turn off on Second St near the gas station) and staying at the Eagle Creek campground in the Gallatin National Forest....More

1  Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We noticed an advert for the trail is the Big Sky visitor's guide. The trail is fine gravel and flat. The only issue might be the steepness of the trail in some places. The thinner air combined with this might be a challenge for some....More

1  Thank Frugalmama57
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We spent a few hours in Hyalite Peak in Gallatin National Forest. Beautiful lush forests and almost no other visitors. The temperature was 74F on our visit at noon. You will have ample opportunities for pictures as the scenic views are outstanding. You can either...More

Thank Calitripgirl
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Went to Gallatin National Forest with friends & had a wonderful time. We went to Hyalite Lake where we had a relaxing lunch while our dogs swam in the cool water on the hot day. The lake was beautiful with the snow capped mountains in...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Have been here many, many times while visiting Bozeman for hikes with son and his family that live there. Absolutely beautiful place. The hikes, the falls, the lake area and breathtaking scenery. This last trip the park was still closed due to snow and rock...More

4  Thank Janie R
Reviewed 27 June 2013

This gem is not well advertised...maybe locals want to keep tourists away!! Gallatin Nat'l Forest is huge, and PART of Gallatin is huge 34,000 Hyalite Canyon. Go south on 19th street in Bozeman and drive 5 miles to Hyalite Canyon Road. There IS a small...More

1  Thank mammak61
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gallatin National Forest staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines