Elevation: 6,680 ft.
Length: 8.1 miles (13.0 km)
Northern trailhead - 45°1′3″N 110°41′37″W
Southern trailhead - 44°57′19″N 110°35′38″W
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
Bounded on the north by the Yellowstone River and the south by Mount Everts.
This trail follows the Blacktail Deer Creek trail for the first 3/4 mile until meeting Rescue Creek trail. The trail climbs gradually through aspens and open meadows before beginning a 1,400 foot descent to the Gardner River. The trail crosses a foot bridge over the river and ends one mile south of the North Entrance Station.