Big Bear/Little Bear Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Big Bear/Little Bear Trail #5108 is 11.1 miles long and forms a loop between Big Bear and Little Bear Creeks. It begins and ends at Forest Road #50311.  This trail passes through mixed conifer and open meaadows for most of its length.  It climbs 258 feet and starts and ends at 8,989 feet in elevation.


Difficulty Level:  More Difficult

Elevation Change:

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trail conditions vary widely with weather events and during spring runoff.  Check with the Ferron District for updated information.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Open to:  Hiking, Mountain Biking, and Horseback Riding.
Closest Towns: Orangeville, UT
Water: Bring your own water for day trips.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Ferron/Price Ranger District (435) 384-2372

General Information


From Orangeville, head west onto UT-29 and travel approximately 17.6 miles. Turn left onto North Dragon Road #50170 and travel approximately 2.7 miles. Turn right onto Mary's Lake Road #50041 and travel approximately 5.3 miles. Turn left onto Big Bear Road #50311 and continue approximately 1.7 miles to Big Bear Trail #5108.

General Notes:

Latitude: 39 12' 25.4"N

Longitude: 111 19' 29.8"W

Datum: NAD 83

Position Format: Degrees Minutes Seconds

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