Ouzel Falls, via Wild Basin in Springtime

Ouzel Falls, via Wild Basin in Springtime

Ouzel Falls, Calypso Cascades & Copeland Falls in one hike! Located in the Wild Basin region southeast corner of Rocky Mountain National Park which sometimes gets missed. Rich in wildlife, scenery, waterfalls, & alpine lakes this area is a gem with lots of...
Brainard Lake Recreation Area Winter Hiking!

Brainard Lake Recreation Area Winter Hiking!

Brainard Lake Recreation Area is the perfect winter mountain escape at a high elevation of 10,300+ feet. Surrounded by subalpine forest and the Continental Divide peaks it’s become a popular destination for winter hiking, snowshoeing & cross country skiing.  ...
Colorado Snowshoe Trails, 12 Favorites!

Colorado Snowshoe Trails, 12 Favorites!

Colorado snowshoe and hiking trails that we do often, some easy, some moderate, all exceptional. There is nothing like hiking through the snow. It’s a magical time in Colorado’s backcountry. I think you will find one on this list just for you. New to...
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...