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Bear Lake

San Isabel National Forest, Pueblo, CO 81008
+1 719-553-1400
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Nice little hidden beauty!

We were on a day motorcycle trip and decided to head up to take a look, glad we did. The area is... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
MaMa K 3
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Colorado
Beautiful drive and great place

We drive up to Bear Lake from Pueblo just to get away. Beautiful drive and really great place to... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Bill B
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Pueblo, Colorado
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Located in San Isabel National Forest.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Apr 2017
“Nice little hidden beauty!”
15 Dec 2016
“Beautiful drive and great place”
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San Isabel National Forest, Pueblo, CO 81008
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+1 719-553-1400
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were on a day motorcycle trip and decided to head up to take a look, glad we did. The area is easily accessible and very pretty.We don't fish but from what we could tell, the fishing was good that day, plenty of happy fishermen....More

Thank MaMa K 3
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We drive up to Bear Lake from Pueblo just to get away. Beautiful drive and really great place to relax when you get there.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Bear Lake is actually not in Pueblo, but it's a nice day trip from Pueblo. Bear Lake is near Cuchara, a small mountain town in the Spanish Peaks area. From Pueblo, you travel south on I-25, then exit at Walsenburg onto Hwy 160. Take the...More

2  Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Wonderful location and climate. Beware the bears. Just kidding. They are around but will rarely bother you. DO NOT leave food or food containers lying around. Campsite nice and secluded for each pitch. Lake is bloody freezing but try a dip if you dare. Great...More

3  Thank fatface56
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Bear Lake is not far from Pueblo but it is worlds away because it is in the mountains. Once we were visiting and there was a bear on the road. It is a small lake but it is clear and beautiful. Great summer day trip.

5  Thank Tom U
Reviewed 14 December 2014

This is place is hard to find. Dirt road to Bear lake and it is breathtaking. It is worth the find. There are two lakes in this area. The first lake is Blue lake then if you go further then you will find Bear Lake.

7  Thank Monica R
Reviewed 6 October 2012

Rain was in the forecast the day we went so very quiet. The sun was shining creating a beautiful reflection of the yellow Aspen leaves on the still lake. An easy, short walk around the lake lets you just enjoy the beauty.

6  Thank GwenL1
Reviewed 21 January 2012

I love to drive up to Bear Lake. It is beautiful. If you are lucky you might just see a bear!!!!

6  Thank nohesitating
Reviewed 28 October 2007

We visited Bear Lake in April and were fortunate enough to catch some snow (quite far up) whilst we were there in the "warmer" weather. We saw some elk near the bottom and I got to play in the snow up at the ranger station....More

10  Thank The_Travelling_Kiwis
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