In this Aug. 31, 2016 photo, the Beaten Path, a 26-mile hiking trail that crosses through Montana's Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, is seen against the backdrop of the wilderness high peaks, some of the most dramatic and beautiful in the entire state.
In this Aug. 31, 2016 photo, the Beaten Path, a 26-mile hiking trail that crosses through Montana's Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, is seen against the backdrop of the wilderness high peaks, some of the most dramatic and beautiful in the entire state. Mike Eckel AP
In this Aug. 31, 2016 photo, the Beaten Path, a 26-mile hiking trail that crosses through Montana's Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, is seen against the backdrop of the wilderness high peaks, some of the most dramatic and beautiful in the entire state. Mike Eckel AP