Seeley Swan Pathfinder -


By Micah Drew

Morrell Lookout and Beyond

Up, On and Over


Andi Bourne, Pathfinder

Morrell Lookout sits at 7,700 feet atop Morrell Mountain overlooking Seeley Lake. It is staffed every summer from early July through mid-October, depending on the fire season. It is open to the public when it is staffed.

SEELEY LAKE - On a Tuesday afternoon, June 6, I set out for my first real adventure since moving to Seeley Lake. After a few weeks of running around town with the Morrell Mountain looming as a backdrop, I decided I needed to see the view from the top.

I wanted to make it an all day activity, so I grabbed a bike and headed off towards the mountain. From Seeley Lake, it was a fairly easy eight-mile ride to Morrell Mountain road. Although I haven't been on a bike in a few months, I got to the base of the mountain with relative ease. Then I started to go up.

And up and up and up. The road winds...

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