Crazy About Colorado I Colorado Outdoor Adventure Blog
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Sensational Day Hike near Denver!
Forest Lake Trail takes you to 2 lovely alpine lakes, one that is tranquil and one that rests among the rugged Continental Divide peaks. Hiking is a gentle wide path in the first mile than an adventure as you hike higher up. Wooden bridges, meadows, dense forests take you up to a mountain paradise hidden at the treeline.
Sweet Hike in Buena Vista, CO
Harvard Lakes Trail along a section of the Colorado Trail is a casual hike through the forests with intermediate views of the sensational Collegiate Peaks and the Arkansas Valley below. Looking for a quiet trail to a couple of sweet lakes situated below Mt. Columbia 14er this is it.
Day Hikes near Boulder, CO
It’s easy to find stunning Colorado wilderness trails near Boulder and Denver, CO. This is one of those hikes! Alpine lake, bridges and a waterfall in summer. Located in the quaint mountain town of Nederland, CO. where just passing through to the trail is a treat. #Colorado #hiking #trails
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 the highest peaks surround you as you hike across an expansive meadow and upward to Ptarmigan Lake.
Hiking Guanella Pass a Colorado Experience!
Silver Dollar Lakes Trail on stunning Guanella Pass is a true Colorado experience! Beautiful dense pine forest to high above timberline reaching spectacular views while passing one alpine lake, being greeted by a 2nd alpine lake, and reaching the 3rd lake at 12,178 in elevation
Native Lake Trail, Ever-Changing Scenery! | Crazy About Colorado
Native Lake Trail, near Leadville CO, is one for the bucket list of hikes in Colorado. You’ll find yourself hiking uphill through dense pines and spruces, crossing creeks, hiking across alpine tundra above treeline then down again with towering views of Mt. Massive and the Continental Divide.
Beautiful Kroenke Lake Trail in the Collegiate Peak Wilderness - Crazy About Colorado
Kroenke Lake Trail is an exceptional hike to an alpine lake. Beautiful from start to finish, hike through lush forests, see incredible views of Colorado’s Collegiate Peaks, and nestled in the basin just below tree line, Kroenke Lake.
Mohawk Lakes Trail, Colorado's Best Hike | Crazy About Colorado
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.
Alpine Splendor, Cottonwood Lake | Crazy About Colorado
Cottonwood Lake is our family secret on Cottonwood Pass near Buena Vista, CO. Quiet and beautiful with loads of dispersed camping. #Kayaking #paddle boarding #canoeing #camping #Colorado hiking trails #fishing #lakes in Colorado #where to take kids camping