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      Lair o’ the Bear Park is a favorite of Open Space visitors and families due to its abundance of picnic tables and proximity to Bear Creek for fishing. For a challenging experience, enjoy a 12.6-mile, round-trip journey on Bear Creek Trail passing through three adjoining Denver Mountain Parks to the west.
      source: JeffCo
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Mar 31, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      4
      Trails Mountain Bike
      4
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      4
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      660 ft
      Total Vertical
      260 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,730 ft
      Reports
      28
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      927

      Popular Lair O the Bear Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 1 rides

      Photos of Lair O the Bear Mountain Bike

      31 |
      Jul 6, 2022 @ 2:12pm
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      Jul 6, 2022 @ 2:11pm
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      Jul 6, 2022 @ 2:11pm
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      43 |
      Aug 10, 2021 @ 11:02am
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      Aug 10, 2021 @ 11:02am
      Aug 10, 2021
      121 |
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 10:56am
      Feb 3, 2020
      81 |
      May 31, 2018 @ 3:14pm
      May 31, 2018

      Videos of Lair O the Bear Mountain Bike

      The Future is Now - 2 year old ripper
      2:35 | 231 | Oct 25, 2015
      2017.05.13 Lair O' the Bear
      4:53 | 177 | Mar 19, 2021 , Idledale

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Bruin Bluff Connector
      Sep 24, 2021 @ 5:47am
      Sep 24, 2021
      Dryrswilliams6
      Bear Creek (Lair O the Bear)
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 8:35pm
      Apr 13, 2021
      VariableMostly dry. There are small sections of...ilikedirt89
      Bruin Bluff
      Jun 19, 2020 @ 4:05pm
      Jun 19, 2020
      WetFizzyBody9
      Castor Cutoff
      May 3, 2020 @ 7:47am
      May 3, 2020
      Drymdscherrer

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1701457jvfish1wishlistregionLair O the Bear
      Dec 27, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Dec 27, 2022
      user #3144573MichaelWurtzLmqwishlistregionLair O the Bear
      Dec 6, 2022 @ 12:20am
      Dec 6, 2022
      user #3154498justadadnhiskidriddentrailBear Creek (Lair O the Bear)
      Sep 7, 2022 @ 5:17pm
      Sep 7, 2022
      user #3061675RruganwishlistregionLair O the Bear
      Aug 21, 2022 @ 11:09am
      Aug 21, 2022
      user #1688381PapaToddriddentrailBear Creek (Lair O the Bear)
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 7:19pm
      Aug 9, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1406528rowdyhonzotrailBruin BluffI would probably not bother with this trail on...
      Apr 9, 2022 @ 11:33pm
      Apr 9, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mount Falcon Park 3 3 43.2 km
      Matthews Winters Park 3 5 53.6 km
      Genesee Park 13.8 km
      Apex Park 2 6 64.1 km
      Windy Saddle Park 1 3 25.3 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike43 miles659 ft2 miles259 ft
      #3,807#1,7729282,039
      E-Bike43 miles659 ft2 miles259 ft
      #1,504#3882816
      Hike43 miles659 ft2 miles259 ft
      #3,109#1,6242890
      Trail Running43 miles659 ft2 miles259 ft
      #3,114#1,6262824
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