Mystic Lake

#1 of 109 trails in Custer National Forest

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Mystic Lake is a 7 mile out and back trail located near Fishtail, Montana. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from May until October.

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Ian Anderson (993)

18 Completed0 Reviews

Fun day hike with outstanding fishing. Really cool in winter when water in reservoir has dropped.

Melanie Schwab (101)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Weekday morning hike was quite and peaceful. Took little over an hour to hike up.

Mike Cochran (117)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Pretty busy trail. But worth it for the amazing views.

Joire Arliss (121)

1 Completed1 Reviews


Hailey Heitz (39)

1 Completed1 Reviews

it was my first time and it is an amazing hike with beautiful views. it may seem hard up but it is all worth it when you see the astonishing view at the top where Mystic Lake is.

Jeffery G. (79)

Melissa Cox (36)

1 Completed1 Reviews

It was a lot of fun but we will start earlier next time so we can make it to the next few lakes past mystic.

Leon Odegaard (646)

14 Completed10 Reviews

Beautiful view after you get to overlook with Dam & Lake. Rocky trail in spots and gain quite a bit of altitude.

Beverly Lindy (121)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Moderate hike! Beautiful!

Katie Lehman (396)

14 Completed13 Reviews

This was a different hike for us; we were hung-over-which made it a bit harder and we had more frequent stop, and we thought it a good idea to go for a hike in the rain, it was still beautiful and the low hanging clouds created an ominous fog that lingered in the trees, unfortunately the fog also prevented us from seeing the lake when we made it to the top. So we will be going back and doing this hike again!