Best Hikes near Denver in the Wilderness!

Best Hikes near Denver in the Wilderness!

12 favorite trails for amazing day hikes near Denver. Do one of these and you will be itching to do another one! Different levels of skills for each one but certainly doable with acclimation to altitude and hiking at your own pace. Guaranteed to get you hooked on...
Upper Cheesman Canyon Trail, a Gem

Upper Cheesman Canyon Trail, a Gem

Upper Cheesman Canyon Trail is not far from Denver CO but feels miles away! Cheesman Reservoir sparkles in the bright sun as bare terrain mixed with pines line the trail. The higher you hike the more the views that sweep across the waters.  Ends at the South Platte...
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...
Eldorado Canyon Trail Winter Hiking!

Eldorado Canyon Trail Winter Hiking!

Eldorado Canyon State Park is small yet so big is its rugged mountain beauty. Located near Boulder, CO in the town of Eldorado Springs you don’t have to go far to experience scenic mountain trails. Eldorado Canyon Trail within the park is one of the more...