Bear Creek to Gold Hill

HARD 1 reviews

Bear Creek to Gold Hill is a 10.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Telluride, Colorado that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until October.

DISTANCE
10.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4333 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
3 months ago

This trail was not passable as of June 21 due to the heavy snowfalls this year. We had to turn back a half mile after the turnoff for the waterfall. We loved what we saw and hope to come back to do the full trail some future year.