Bear Creek Lake Otter Trail

  • Salamander in Bear Creek Lake State Park in Virginia.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

lake

Fall Foliage

0.4 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Virginia

Otter Trail is a very easy ADA accessible hike that is perfect for those traveling with small children. This trail is dog friendly, but you furry friends must on leash. There is camping available in Bear Creek Lake State Park. This trail has pink blazes.

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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