Staunton State Park, Best Hikes!

Staunton State Park, Best Hikes!

Staunton State Park, the newest State Park in Colorado is a mountain mecca of hiking trails. Some with history, one with a waterfall, hike along streams & up to dramatic rock outcropping with overlooks that have breathtaking views.   Note: Many of the links...
Lost Lake Trail via Hessie Trailhead

Lost Lake Trail via Hessie Trailhead

Lost Lake Trail is beautiful and spring in the Colorado Rockies is a peaceful, less crowded time to get into the wild. Even with the snow on the ground the smell of pine and new growth is strong in the mild breeze.   Note: Many of the links are affiliate links...
Colorado Front Range Trails for Springtime!

Colorado Front Range Trails for Springtime!

Colorado Front Range is a mega of hiking trails. If you don’t like the deep snow that covers the high altitude trails in springtime, then these trails will keep you ready for the more challenging trails when the milder weather returns at high altitude in the...
Hiking Caribou Ranch Open Space

Hiking Caribou Ranch Open Space

You will be surprised when hiking Caribou Ranch Open Space how much history is located within its boundaries. A loop trail takes you past the historic DeLonde Homestead and the famous Blue Bird Mine from the late 1880s. History buffs will love this and if you are just...
Rugged Alpine Lake Hikes!

Rugged Alpine Lake Hikes!

Alpine Lake hikes are one of the most rewarding day adventures Colorado has to offer. Getting above treeline after hiking through rugged, sometimes steep terrain into rolling tundra below snowcapped peaks to an alpine lake is challenging yet exhilarating. The trails...