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Highway 12

from Lolo Pass to Kooskia, Lolo, MT
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Beautiful drive

This is a scenic highway, really beautiful. Make sure you have a full tank of gas and full stomach... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Take your motorcycle, ok for RVS too

Beautiful ride along Hwy 12 through Lolo Pass. Long ways between any kind of services. More of a... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Liz S
via mobile
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A 100-mile scenic drive.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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from Lolo Pass to Kooskia, Lolo, MT
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a scenic highway, really beautiful. Make sure you have a full tank of gas and full stomach before starting because there are very few options on the way. We stopped at the Lochsa Lodge for lunch and there was a small gas station.

Thank SeanMcF
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful ride along Hwy 12 through Lolo Pass. Long ways between any kind of services. More of a forest road through lush country, but a beautiful ride. Lots of pullovers, history boards to read about Lewis and Clark's expedition, and hiking trails. We met one...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was making a fast dash across country and planned a 700 mile day prior to the day I wanted to meander along this road; it was worth that long driving day. This is a beautiful stretch of road with lots of places to turn...More

Thank MeanderingMax
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is one of the best motorcycle routes in the Pacific Northwest. The sign on the west side of the top of the pass reads "99 miles of windy road". Lots of bicycles on the road every time I've been there.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a very scenic part of Montana - of course, most of this part of the country is scenic. We really liled the drive and wished we could have driven the whole route but time constraints mleant we only drove a little over half....More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 25 July 2016

When we were planning our road trip from Seattle to Yellowstone and back, one of our final legs was determining how to get from Missoula to somewhere in western Idaho, close enough to make the final drive through Washington. We picked a B&B in Kooskia,...More

Thank dunadan
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very scenic with great views of the Lochsa River and Clearwater River. Be careful and take your time, windy road and lots of wildlife.

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Wonderful spring/summer road trip. Lots of wildlife viewing watch the road and take in the clean air.

Thank Lizfish97470
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The trip from Lolo Montana across the state line to have breakfast at the Lochsa Lodge was extraordinarily beautiful.

Thank mjrg59
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I've done it twice on my motorcycle, it is a must go for every biker. The road is very pretty and quiet. When your close your eyes, you can feel the Lewis & Clark expedition. This road along the river, is the best picture you...More

1  Thank Olivieredh
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