Michial M. Emery Bear Canyon Trail

EASY 37 reviews

Michial M. Emery Bear Canyon Trail is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Albuquerque, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

3.1 miles 406 feet Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

25 days ago

Beautiful 3 mile easy hike.

1 month ago

Nice views, easy, kid friendly. We got to see some wildlife (deer, birds and bobcat). Some bikes but not too many for a Sunday hike. Overall it was very good.

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
1 month ago

This is a very nice hike to take if you need something fast... there are a lot of bike traffic though... but everyone was respectful. The views are beautiful! I went with my kids and dogs, and everyone had a great time!

1 month ago

1 month ago

Great trail, great length but too many bicycles

1 month ago

2 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago

We went for a hike and it was easy. The only negative thing was the mountain bikers everywhere and they act as if they rule. Some give warnings when coming up behind you and others don't. Also even with a warning they don't adjust their speed. I would rather hike else where but if you want an easy hike, this is it. Not much shade coverage.

hiking
4 months ago

A scenic trail with great views of ABQ and the Sandis. Majority of people where mountain biking, so it is important to check behind you as you hike- but most were thankful when we would step off the trail for them to pass. There are 2 inner paths you can take to shorten the walk if need be, so you can really hike your own hike.

6 months ago

Great trail for morning exercise. Not too challenging or particularly scenic. Many people biking, walking, and running in the morning. Good system of trails in this area to adjust length of you are working up to a more difficult home in the Sandias.

hiking
6 months ago

Beautiful views of Albuquerque and Sandia Mts. Take lots of water and wear a hat, there is no shade and even though marked easy it could prove dangerous without these, especially if hiking in the afternoon during the summer.

hiking
6 months ago

It was very nice, there are a lot of mountain bike riders coming through and the route to stay on is 305, which goes out and back. If you want to make a loop you can take 305 to 365 and once the bike riders pass by you may be fortunate enough to catch a snake slithering by. :)

mountain biking
6 months ago

hiking
7 months ago

7 months ago

Plenty of cyclists but all traffic was very friendly, some of the more primitive trails were a little less crowded. Nice views.

7 months ago

7 months ago

Awesome trail, enjoyed the scenary and the challenge

8 months ago