Bear Peak via Shanahan Ridge

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Bear Peak via Shanahan Ridge is a 4.9 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Boulder, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

4.9 miles 2621 feet Out & Back

dog friendly

hiking

forest

views

wild flowers

rocky

This hike can be completed year round, though it can be covered in snow after a snowfall. Depending on the time of year, there are creeks and ponds for water.

trail running
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hiking
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backpacking
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26 days ago

hiking
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trail running
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3 months ago

Great view at the top! Took us 4 and 1/2 hrs round trip.

3 months ago

3 months ago

3 months ago

Tough at the end but views are worth it!

4 months ago

4 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

killer ! make sure to bring a lot of water !

5 months ago

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hiking
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hiking
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hiking
5 months ago

Loved this hike:)