2.3 miles
Distance
749 ft
Climb
00:38:23
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Bear Creek Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Bear Creek Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Gravel Bike
    • Adaptive Bike
    • Winter Fat Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Spring Creek
    Crested Butte, Colorado
  • Ref Number
    #415
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #65593 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #67888 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

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Bear Creek is a 2 mile popular black diamond singletrack trail located near Crested Butte Colorado. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary and has a hard overall physical rating with a 749 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 38 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bear Creek mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    751 ft
  • Altitude min
    10,175 ft
  • Altitude max
    10,927 ft
  • Altitude start
    10,176 ft
  • Altitude end
    10,928 ft
  • Grade
    6.3%
  • Grade max
    -3.9%
  • Grade min
    31.6%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    52 ft
  • Distance flat
    335 ft
  • Avg time
    00:38:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:37
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Status:
on Jul 18, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Bear Creek Trail Reports

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      Jul 18, 2021 @ 7:33am
      Jul 18, 2021
      Whoops are starting to get pretty deep.
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 9:33am
      Jul 31, 2020
      reporter
      Jul 21, 2019 @ 3:59pm
      Jul 21, 2019
      Aug 4, 2018 @ 11:32pm
      Aug 4, 2018
      Closed for restoration
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 130 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      All
      • 296 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      11 |
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 7:19am
      Aug 26, 2019
      184 |
      Dec 28, 2016 @ 9:49am
      Dec 28, 2016

      Routes with this trail

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Eirami94 (Aug 3, 2018 at 21:27)
       Closed from Reno ridge start
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      lkfiluta6 (Aug 6, 2019 at 18:02)
       Short but grunty climb to Bear Creek downhill. Much steeper in spots than Reno.
      [Reply]

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