Bear Creek Lake Kestrel Trail

  • Butterfly in Bear Creek Lake State Park Virginia.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

lake

Fall Foliage

0.25 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Virginia

Kestrel Trail is a very easy hike in Bear Creek Lake State Park that is great for those traveling with small children. This trail has red blazes. This trail is dog friendly, but your furry friends must on leash. There is camping available in Bear Creek Lake State Park.

History

Bear Creek Lake State Park is on the National Register of Historic Places. It was established in 1938 when approximately 100 members of the CCC built the 50-acre lake.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Bear Creek Lake State Park 22 Bear Creek Lake Rd., Cumberland, VA 23040

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