Hiking and Mountain Bike Trails near Bear Lake

Bear Lake Mountain Bike Trails

As spring makes its way into Bear Lake, early leaves and flowers welcome you as you ride or walk a lake or mountain trail. Temperatures are mild, even during the middle of the summer, so hiking is pleasant. The fall months of September and October are some of the prettiest and most scenic with the brightly colored leaves and the tranquility of the lake. View Bear Lake Trails and Photos on Wikiloc.

Idaho Parks and Recreation Hike & Bike Trail Map website.
Zoom into the area you want to ride in, choose the type of trail and print your map! Click on a trail and see the trail details and upcoming weather conditions! You can also export it to Google Earth using Export to KMZ and virtually ride the trail.

Our Main Trails with maps are at the bottom of the page. Here are some other trails without maps:

Garden City Park Walkway
A raised wooden walkway to the lake at Garden City Park.

Limber Pine Trail
A relaxing one mile loop to the 2,000 year old limber pine.

Great Western Trail
A trail that extends from the Arizona border all the way to the Canadian border. The trail passes through the Wasatch/Cache National Forest and Bear Lake area.

Bloomington Lake Trail
Hike or drive via a rough, unpaved road. This small glacial lake is located in a spectacular setting of cliffs and waterfalls. During the summer, wildflowers Surround this clear mountain lake.

Logan Canyon Trails
Logan Canyon National Scenic Byway is home to several great mountain biking trails.  Whether you are an advanced rider or want to take the family for an enjoyable ride, you'll find trails for all skill levels.  

Highline Trail
A 55-mile trail accessible from Bloomington Canyon, Paris Canyon, Emigration Canyon and Logan Canyon. Open to hiking, horseback riding, motor bikes and mountain bikes.

Hodges Canyon 
The trail passes through the South Sinks area, near the top. The sinks are indentations in the earth caused by water eroding the limestone beneath.

Minnetonka Cave Rd
St Charles, Utah 83272
At the top, you can visit the Minnetonka Cave. It is a nine room cave full of stalactites, stalagmites and banded travertine. Guided tours available during the summer.
2176 S Bear Lake Blvd
Garden City, Utah 84028
A 4.2 mile paved trail from Harbor Village to Ideal Beach. This ride is a paved trail that follows highway 30 from Harbor Village to Ideal Beach. Wonderful views of the surrounding mountainside and some spectacular views of the lake. 
Garden City Junction US 89 and Hwy. 30
Garden City, Utah 84028
A 52 mile loop around Bear Lake from Garden City Junction US 89 and Hwy 30.Mostly level, with small rolling hills and can be very congested on summer and holiday weekends.
549 Utah 16
Randolph, Utah 84064
24 mile Bike Trail loop.Note the numerous mine shafts along the east face of the Crawford Mountains.
U.S. 89 Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Garden City, Utah 84028
A 15.5 mile one-way trail, accessed via the Bear Lake summit or Meadowville. If you ride from the summit to Meadowville, this is an easy to moderate ride. Parking is available both at the Bear Lake summit and in the community of Meadowville.
S Main Street W Canyon St
Bloomington, Idaho 83223
9 mile trail from Bloomington. At the top of the trail is Bloomington Lake, a glacier-fed mountain lake surrounded by limestone cliffs.
160 Church St
Randolph, Utah 84064
A 2.5 mile trail, accessed from downtown Randolph. Head west from Randolph. This is a flat, relatively easy ride. It is very dusty.
2150 North Bear Lake Boulevard
Garden City, Utah 84028
A 4.5 mile loop trail, accessed off of US 89, from Lakota, just north of Garden City.Although this is mostly a flat ride, there are a few steep spots. The ride comes back onto US 89 through Bear Lake West and heads south back to Lakota.
441 N Main St
Laketown, Utah 84038
3.5 mile trail for bikes, hiking, horses, licensed/registered motorcycles and ATVs
1150 Meadowville Rd
Laketown, Utah 84038
A 3.5 mile trail, accessed at the rodeo arena in Laketown.
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