5.7 miles
Distance
1,208 ft
Climb
-1,202 ft
Descent
01:24:49
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Burning Bear Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Ref Number
    #601
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #65916 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback

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Burning Bear is a 6 mile moderately popular black diamond singletrack trail located near Clear Creek County Colorado. This hike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 1,208 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 1 hour24 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Burning Bear hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    6 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,586 ft
  • Altitude max
    10,758 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,586 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,593 ft
  • Grade max
    -50.8%
  • Grade min
    65.3%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,205 ft
  • Avg time
    01:24:49
  • Avg reverse time
    01:12:51
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on Sep 4, 2021
Ideal
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