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Bear Lake

Paris, ID
+1 208-847-0067
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Great Stop for families

Bear lake is a great place to go with families even with the high water. The beach is fine sand... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
mrswhiting
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Chicago, Illinois
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Incredible color

I'm from a state known for its lakes but i have to admit, I'd never before seen the intensity of... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Stephen Wayne F... B
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5 weeks ago
“Great Stop for families”
14 Nov 2016
“Incredible color”
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bear lake is a great place to go with families even with the high water. The beach is fine sand perfect for little feet. There are restrooms on site (not flushing). Bring a lunch or grab delicious snacks from the bear cave. I suggest bringing...More

Thank mrswhiting
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I'm from a state known for its lakes but i have to admit, I'd never before seen the intensity of blue water that fills Bear Lake. The surrounding mountains and hills add to its intensity and the viewer's sense of wonder. Beautiful isn't an apt...More

Thank Stephen Wayne F... B
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stopped by to visit the lake to see if the kids would like and boy did they! Us adults liked it, too. We paid the measly sum of $5 and the kids swam and played and hunted seashells. The weather was warm and the...More

1  Thank chris w
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Loved the beach. Great sand. Shallow for the kids. Get there early on the summer weekends. Car might get stuck if you go late August

Thank ChrisOklahoma25
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We visited here on our travels from Grand Teton to Salt Lake City, so once again we were limited to the amount of time we could spend here. If we had realised how scenically beautiful it is , we would have allowed more time. We...More

2  Thank phil52_10
Reviewed 11 July 2015

The turquoise water is just as described, and the lake is very large and beautiful to see. Maybe we didn't find the best spot, but we were less than pleased with the beach. Usually beaches have sand. We were on the northern end not too...More

Thank CO811
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

The color of the water under the sun makes you feel like you are in the tropics. If I am traveling up to Wyoming I make it a point to pass through this beautiful spot.

Thank friendly19
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Bear Lake....... is a calm crystal clear lake on a Large scale. Great for fishing, water sports and lazing on the beach, (down side to the site is dry toilets, not good) The Lake is surrounded by beautiful mountains and has ramps into the water...More

Thank davidwQ3559HR
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We traveled to Bear Lake today and it was awesome. The lake appears has gone down a bit because you could see where the lake once was found at. The lake had the same Caribbean turquoise blue water that is found all over the Caribbean....More

Thank david m
Reviewed 24 July 2014

The turquoise color hits you long before you realize that is is quite the majestic lake in the midst of some beautiful mountains near the Oregon Trail. Such clear water too!

Thank jm g
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