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Address: Bear Creek Road, Victor, MT
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Nice easy shaded hike

One of the easiest hikes in the Bitterroot valley. Mostly shaded and follows the Bear Creek up to the falls which is about 1.5 miles from the trail head. The trail continues for... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2015
Tom S
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Victor, Montana
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Victor, Montana
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

One of the easiest hikes in the Bitterroot valley. Mostly shaded and follows the Bear Creek up to the falls which is about 1.5 miles from the trail head. The trail continues for many miles but most people stop at the falls.

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Victor, Montana
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Reviewed 23 April 2015

Whether you are planning a short hike or an all day affair, Bear Creek Trailhead is a great beginning point. A nice picnic area greets you from the easy parking area. Hiking alongside Bear Creek the trail stays relatively cool, even on a warm summers day. A short hike will take you to the waterfall. A longer hike, or an... More 

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Victor, Montana
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

The trailhead is easy to reach, but drive slowly on the dirt portion of the road as there are usually some large potholes! Plenty of parking even for horse trailers (and yes, horses are allowed on this trail). The trail, which takes you into the wilderness, is pretty easy with some steeper parts. You can get to the "water falls"... More 

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Victor, Montana
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

Its a nice even hike along the creek which has lots of water. Only 45 minutes to a really nice bridge over the creek which is really a river. Great for beginners.

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Stevensville, Montana
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Very beautiful hike with many open areas and spectacular views. Bear Creek has slabs of rock where the water flows over those slabs and and colors of green created by underwater moss. The wilderness boundary is reached at 1.9 miles. The hike is gradually up and easy. It is rocky in spots and at 2.6 miles it will cross the... More 

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