Bear Creek Lake Park

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The park features nearly 15 miles of soft-surface (primariliy dirt) trails for users of all abilities. Most trails are open to horses, pedestrians and mountain bikes. The trails in the park are:

Owl Trail: 0.7-mile loop, 0.5-mile extension. Hiker Only. Very nice trail through a riparian area.

Fitness Trail: 1.6 miles. Meanders through prairie ecosystem with workout stations along the route.

Cowen Trail: 1.4 miles. Short grass prairie hike through the former Cowen town site.

Fisherman's Trail: 1.3 miles. Scenic trail along the shore of Bear Creek Reservoir, with access to many fishing sites.

Mount Carbon Loop: 6.9 miles. A long loop around the park, featuring the park's highest point.

North Park Trail: 2.2 miles. Hilly trail through the short grass prairie on the north side of the park.

Cottonwood Trail: 1.1 miles. A winding trail through the riparian area along Bear Creek.
Trail length: 10 miles
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