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Bear Creek Trail


Bear Creek Trail Map

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  1. Class 1 E-Bikes Permitted
  2. Dog-Friendly (On Leash Only)
  3. Hiking
  4. Horseback Riding
  5. Mountain Biking
  6. Trail Difficulty - Least
  7. Trail Difficulty - More

Trail Description

The Bear Creek Trail is a natural surface trail within Lair o’ the Bear Park to Denver Mountain Park’s Pence Park. This trail generates a high number of lost and/or injured visitors, so please remember your starting point and be prepared by bringing a map, water, and food. The trail is not a loop and is 7 miles one way with limited trail makers. Learn more.

Trailhead Addresses

Lair o’ the Bear Park Trailhead

22550 State Highway 74
Idledale, CO 80453

Pence Mountain Park Trailhead

4400 Parmalee Gulch Road
Indian Hills, CO 80454

Features: Class 1 E-Bikes Permitted; Dog-Friendly (On Leash Only); Hiking; Horseback Riding; Mountain Biking; Trail Difficulty - Least; Trail Difficulty - More