Bear Creek Falls
Distance: 2.5 miles one way to the Falls
Elevation Gain: 1,050 feet
Time: 1 hour one way
Bear Creek Preserve Trail is one of Telluride's most popular trails. The beautiful and well-marked wooded trail ends in a magnificent set of waterfalls and an unbeatable view of the town of Telluride.
Access the trail beginning at the end of South Pine Street in town. Hike or bike along the dirt road to the Bear Creek Falls. The trail also connects to the Wasatch Trail and Bridal Veil Basin.