Bear Creek National Recreation Trail, Ouray

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  • By far the most challenging trail in the area. Scenery is amazing and well worth the drive. Make sure you wither are an experienced driver or have someone to guide you through the passes. Longer truck...  more »
  • We weren't able to stay longer than 3 days in Ouray. This hike was a recommendation, and we were so glad we did it! The views were great around every bend. Definitely go on a clear day, you can see th...  more »
  • The Bear Creek NRT is just minutes away from Ouray. The trailhead is across the road from the parking area. It starts uphill immediately, so you won't have time to warm up your core gradually. There i...  more »

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