Boulder – Homestead Trail, Shadow Canyon, and Mesa Trail Loop

This loop around Homestead Trail and the Mesa Trail, with some added mileage on the Shadow Canyon South Trail is a relatively easy hike of 4.15 miles with a total of 800 ft elevation gain. These trails, located in South Boulder, provide lush green scenery at this time of year with beautiful views of the mountains, including the Flatirons, as well as an abundance of wildflowers.

RMNP – Twin Sisters Peaks

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinOverview Hiking up to Twin Sisters Peaks and back is a moderately difficult trek of 7 miles with about 2,500 ft elevation gain that winds through both Rocky Mountain National Park and Roosevelt National Forest. On this hike we saw some of the best panoramic views of the Rocky …

RMNP – Allenspark & Finch Lake-Pear Lake Trails in Winter

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinOverview Allenspark Trail is a a trail that starts at the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park in Allenspark, CO. There are several options for destinations from the trail, and that day we were aiming for Ouzel Falls. We were interesed in seeing the falls, but our CMC Snowshoe …