Bear Creek Falls

Hike Bear Creek

Distance: 2.5 miles one way to the Falls

Difficulty: Easy-Moderate

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. 

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S. Pine Street
Telluride,  Colorado  81435
United States