Date hiked: 12/07/16
Mileage: 4.4 mi
Head Count (how many other hikers I saw):0 groups
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Bear Creek and the Bear Creek Trail
Highway 550 and Abrams Mountain (right)
An outhouse marks the first sign of Sutton Mine.
An old tramway
The blacksmith shop
The Neosho boardinghouse
Bear Creek Falls
A storm moving in on the return trip.
(From Ouray): At the first switchback south of Ouray, turn onto Camp Bird Road. The trailhead is on your left .4 miles up the road. Without 4WD or high clearance, this spot can be difficult to reach in the winter, and there may not be enough space to pull over and park with the snow.
.4 mi; 2 min