Bear Lake to Lake Beirstadt

MODERATE 3 reviews
#109 of 145 trails in

Bear Lake to Lake Beirstadt is a 7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Estes Park, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and trail running and is best used from May until November.

DISTANCE
7.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1207 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

hiking

trail running

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

Use Bear Lake as the trailhead. The Lake Bierstadt TH is too steep and no shade. A wonderful hike in RMNP. The shuttle takes you back to Bear Lake.

25 days ago

Beautiful trail but pay attention to the weather before heading out.

1 month ago

Beautiful hike but COLD this time of year. Still worth it though.

hiking
2 months ago

The hike to the Lake Beirstadt is fairly easy to moderate. The lake is so beautiful with amazing views of the mountains. A great spot to have lunch.