Bear Valley Road Trail

Total Miles


414.54 ft


1 Hours

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Best Time

Spring, Fall, Winter

Trail Overview

Easy dirt trail with connections to the Berryessa Snow Mountain Monument area Trails with wildflower sights in Spring and the main road to The Wilbur Hot Springs. Beautiful scenery of the Bear Valley in Lake and Colusa Counties in Spring with Bear Creek passing next to the trail. Near the end of the trail, you will find the beautiful Bear Valley Wildflower Access at Keegan's ranch. The majority of the trail passes right next to private lands and wildlife easements.


No limitations on the trail except some dirt patches that can be slippery when it rains. Dirt patches are close to adjacent hills that have signs of erosion but won't be a problem for any vehicle. Trail passes next to Bear Valley Creek in major rain event this creek might overflow affecting this trail. Any vehicle can go to the trail as its a dirt and gravel road through Bear Valley, Colusa/Lake counties, CA.

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Access Description

California Highway 20 from Colusa or Clearlake once you see the CAL Fire Wilbur Springs look for the sign that says "Bear Valley Road". There is a staging area just before the road/trail begins.