Historic Highway 2 East Trail
The Historic Highway 2 East Trail is a moderate day adventure for intermediate hikers and families with older children. Located near Troy, this scenic route contours the timbered ridges that bound the gorgeous Kootenai River valley.
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Route Description for Historic Highway 2 East Trail
Explore the Historic Highway 2 East Hike and learn all about the history and ecology of the area through the interpretive signs that line the lovely path. Wander through a corridor of mixed pines, unique geological features, and vibrant wildflowers. Exhibiting wonderful views of the beautiful Kootenai River and the surrounding mountainscape. Don’t forget your camera—the scenery is picture perfect!
Embark on your adventure along the Historic Highway 2 East from the trailhead off US Highway 2. Setting out from here you will be led up a switchback before the trail reroutes northwest. This gently undulating route will gently climb through the forestlands, offering mesmerizing scenery and a heart-pumping workout. Take the time to read the interpretive signs that line the historic highway, and you will eventually reach the route’s end at the western trailhead.
To get back to the trailhead simply retrace your footing along the path and all the way back to the trailhead.
Getting to the Historic Highway 2 East Trail Trailhead
Access this adventure from the trailhead off US Highway 2.
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