Bear Trap Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Bear Trap trail is a 4.4 miles long trail It begins at 34E01 and ends at 33E22.

The trail is open for the following uses: horseback riding, day hiking, and mountain biking.

Campfire permits are required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves. Permits are available at your local Ranger Station or online at preventwildfireca.org

At a Glance

Current Conditions: For Kern River Ranger District recreation information, please call 760-376-3781.
Fees Free of charge
Permit Info: Campfire permits required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves.
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Kennedy Meadows
Water: None
Restroom: None
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Blackrock Ranger Station

General Information

Parking:

Parking in the Beach Meadow area.


Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

This trail is great for day hikes or backpacking trips in the high elevation forest; a nice outdoor experience.

Open Season: May-October
Permit: Campfire permits required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves.
Best Season: Summer

OHV Riding & Camping

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