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Dude Mountain Trail


Hiking, winter use


Spectacular views are offered from this boardwalk and gravel trail starting in second growth forest and climbing onto an alpine, old growth and muskeg ecosystem. The trail continues along a narrow ridge to the peak of Dude Mountain where there are scenic views of Brown Mountain, Diane Mountain, Mahoney Mountain and John Mountain. The trail offers wildflowers, berries, and interpretive opportunities.


1 mile one way, 1-2 hours


1200 feet elevation gain


The access road is closed in early spring and fall due to snow. Drive with caution on the steep and narrow road.

Starting Point:

To access the Dude Mountain Trail, follow the North Tongass Highway to the Revilla Road junction, turn right and follow the road to the Brown Mountain Road. (approximately 5 miles) The junction is 1/4 mile past the Harriet Hunt Road turnoff. The trailhead is located at the end of the Brown Mountain Road approximately 4.3 miles from the junctions.