Spruce Mountain Trail a Gem in the Foothills

Spruce Mountain Trail a Gem in the Foothills

Spruce Mountain Trail is a gem hidden in the Foothills of Colorado. Views, rock outcroppings, and pine forests make this hike a treat so close to major cities.   Note: Many of the links are affiliate links which means I receive a very small commission (at no...
Bierstadt Lake Trail is Classic Colorado!

Bierstadt Lake Trail is Classic Colorado!

Bierstadt Lake Trail is packed with views of the Continental Divide as you hike switchbacks upward. When reaching the top a beautiful alpine lake awaits. Making your way around Bierstadt Lake you will find yourself hiking in awe as you meander in a tranquil forest....
Emerald Lake Hike is Magical

Emerald Lake Hike is Magical

Emerald Lake located in Rocky Mountain National Park is a gorgeous hike from start to finish. There is nothing lacking on this trail, it screams Colorado Rockies in spades. One of the most popular hikes in the Park.   Note: Many of the links are affiliate links...
Ptarmigan Lake Trail shows off Colorado!

Ptarmigan Lake Trail shows off Colorado!

Ptarmigan Lake Trail is a Colorado favorite trail for a fantastic half-day or full-day hike. Ascend a moderate grade through a spectacular forest. Pass a sweet lake and dreamy dispersed campsites along the trail before breaking out at the tree line.  Here, views of...