As you explore the pine forests of Madison Mountain Range, you'll discover nature at her best. The peaks climb to the great height of 9,308 feet, between Yellowstone National Park and Madison River Valley. Big Sky, Montana and Bozeman, Montana are to the northeast with easy access to lodging. Big Sky is only 12 miles distant.
The highest peak in the Madison Range is Hilgard Peak, reaching a fantastic 11,316 feet above sea level. The entire mountain range is popular for outdoor recreation, such as hiking, backpacking, climbing and more. There are a multitude of wonderful trails to explore and many adventures to find within these peaks and valleys. One famous trail will attract even the shyest hiker, the trail that loops between the Sphinx and the Helmet. Madison Mountains invite you to arrive ready for some excitement and to experience the best nature has to offer.