The Route of the Hiawatha mountain bike or hike trail is 15 miles long with 10 train tunnels and 7 sky-high trestles. The ride starts with a ride through the 1.66 miles long St. Paul Pass Tunnel, also known as the Taft Tunnel. It is a highlight of the trail that follows the crest of the Bitterroot Mountains near Lookout Pass Ski Area. The best part is... it's all downhill with shuttle buses available to transport you and your bike back to the top. This family-friendly trail is easily enjoyed by a wide variety of people from young children to super seniors.
The trail passes, shuttle tickets and mountain bike rentals with lights are available at Lookout Pass Ski Area located right alongside Interstate 90, take Exit 0, at the Idaho-Montana state line. The start of the Hiawatha is a short 7-mile drive from Lookout Pass. Lookout Pass is located just 12 miles east of historic Wallace, Idaho.