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Bear Creek Trail

  Ok, you've been cooped up too long, time to get out in nature a bit and if you happen to be in Ouray County of Colorado, Bear Creek Trail is a great local trail for doing a bit of leg stretching. There's so much to do here at Bear Creek Trail that you need to camp here for a while, Ridgway is a nice spot for that. Don't leave Bear Creek Trail without popping by Ridgway State Park, and you can stay the night at Amphitheater - Gunnison National Forest. Whitewater
    paddling is magnificent on Lime Creek; why not a little side journey to Climax Creek. If you don't mind getting soaked, you can always go whitewater paddling on Uncompahgre River. Lots of people from Ouray come to Bear Creek Trail;
unsurprisingly Mineral Creek is a picturesque stream that is worth going to. If you love the outdoors, you'll adore Bear Creek Trail. Through the warm days of summer at Bear Creek Trail temperatures are regularly in the 70's, and throughout the night it cools down to the 50's. Through the winter highs are mostly in the 30's; after the sun is down through the wintertime temperatures at Bear Creek Trail plunge into the 10's. Around Bear Creek Trail you donít get a lot of rain. The month with most of the rain is August, and the driest month of the year is June. 

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These outdoors activities are available near Bear Creek Trail.
 Trails Near Bear Creek Trail:
Blue Lakes Trail, Ouray County , 14 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Bear Creek Trail:
Amphitheater - Gunnison National Forest, Delta , 3 miles away
Ridgway, Ridgway , 3 miles away
Timber Ridge Motel and Campground, Ouray , 4 miles away
Ouray KOA Kampground, Ouray , 4 miles away
Corskcrew, Silverton , 5 miles away
 Whitewater Near Bear Creek Trail:
Uncompahgre River, Ouray County , 4 miles away, Class V+ - 2.2 miles long (Ouray to KOA campground)
Lime Creek, -blank- County , 10 miles away, Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)
Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County , 11 miles away, Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)
Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County , 12 miles away, Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)
Whitewater Outfitter - Rigs FLY Shop & Guide Service, Ouray County , 13 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Public Lands Near Bear Creek Trail:
Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO , 67 miles away
Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO , 67 miles away
Ridgway State Park, Colorado , 15 miles away
San Juan National Forest, Colorado , 23 miles away
Crawford State Park, Colorado , 37 miles away
 Hotels Near Bear Creek Trail:
China Clipper Inn, Ouray , 4 miles away
Bridal Veil Bed And Breakfast, Ouray , 4 miles away
St.Elmo Hotel, Ouray , 4 miles away
China Clipper Inn, Ouray , 4 miles away
Beaumont Hotel And Spa, Ouray , 4 miles away
 Lakes Near Bear Creek Trail
Vallecito Lake, San Juan County , 17 miles away
Cushman Lake, San Miguel County , 19 miles away

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