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Bear Creek Trail (#666)

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Length

0.4 Miles 0.7 Kilometers

76%

Runnable

Elevation

247' 75 m

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0' 0 m

Descent

11%

Avg Grade (6°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

7,340' 2,237 m

High

7,094' 2,162 m

Low

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A steep trail following Bear Creek and connecting High Drive to Jones Park.

K Keiter

Overview

Example: Closed May 6-July 12 for elk calving.
Features: River/Creek — Views — Waterfall [Add/Remove]
Dogs: Leashed

Runner Notes [Suggest Changes]

Sections of this trail are very steep and will most likely need to be power-hiked.

Description [Suggest Changes]

A gorgeous trail climbing steeply alongside Bear Creek. It has great views and amazing seclusion.

This trail will take you from the lower section of High Drive to Trail 667, the Jones Park area, Pipeline Trail, and Seven Bridges. Numerous connections and distances are possible if you're willing to do the work to get up it.

Flora & Fauna [Suggest Changes]

Example: You'll find vast wildflowers featuring Rocky Mountain Columbine from July-September. Marmots are easy to spot, and moose if you're lucky!

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#487

in Colorado

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