Crater Lakes Trail the Perfect Day Hike

Crater Lakes Trail the Perfect Day Hike

Crater Lakes is in the heart of the James Peaks Wilderness and the perfect day hike or backpacking weekend. Nestled just below the Continental Divide, the setting is unbeatable.   Note: Many of the links are affiliate links which means I receive a very small...
Mohawk Lakes Trail, Colorado’s Best Hike

Mohawk Lakes Trail, Colorado’s Best Hike

Mohawk Lakes Trail is one of Colorado’s best day hikes. Starting at 10,390′ elevation and reaching 12,000′ this hike has it all. Alpine lakes, old cabins, creek crossings, summer wildflowers, a stupendous waterfall, and unimaginable views.  ...
Blue Lakes Trail, Beyond Expectations!

Blue Lakes Trail, Beyond Expectations!

There is nothing like a hike in the rugged beauty of the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. Hiking Blue Lakes Trail was above and beyond our expectations. Looking for a trail that won’t disappoint? This is it! Having hiked mostly moderate trails previously, I was...