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Colorado Backpacking

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This is a collection of Backpacking tips, destinations, and gear for Colorado Backpacking activities

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travel united states The best backpacking trails in Colorado. Excellent wilderness camping in the Rocky Mountains, the San Juan Mountains, and more. Adventure travel and backpacking near Denver, Colorado in the United States. Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Colorado Trail, Denver Colorado, Hiking Trails, Hiking Places, Durango Colorado, Colorado Springs, Backpacking For Beginners

10 Scenic Backpacking Trips in Colorado You’ve Got to Try

10 Scenic Backpacking Trips in Colorado You’ve Got to Try

Kelly Lake, among just about every other alpine lake in Colorado, requires quite the arduous hike. The trail is roughly miles in, and another miles out. Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Hiking, Alpine Lake, State Forest, Winter Storm, Fort Collins, Travel Backpack, Horseback Riding

Overnight Backpacking at Kelly Lake in Colorado

Kelly Lake, among just about every other alpine lake in Colorado, requires quite the arduous hike. The trail is roughly 7.4 miles in, and another 7.4 miles out. Add in a 2460’ elevation gain, and you’ve got yourself a solid trek ahead of you. If you are looking for a great, short backpacking trip, this … Overnight Backpacking at Kelly Lake in Colorado Read »

Mount Sneffels is one of the scenic Colorado 14ers. There are a couple routes you can take: Yankee Boy Basin and Blue Lakes Trailhead. This is neither the easiest nor a beginner route but I've definitely heard people hiking it as their first Colorado fourteener. This was our 2nd 14er in Colorado and 3rd overall. Mt. Whitney in California being our second. #travel #hiking #backpacking #adventure Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Tips, Hiking Tips, San Juan Mountains, Beautiful Sunrise, Get Outside, New Hampshire, Basin, Lakes

The most enjoyable way to hike Mt. Sneffels via Blue Lakes Trailhead - Colorado 14er

Mount Sneffels is one of the scenic Colorado 14ers. There are a couple routes you can take: Yankee Boy Basin and Blue Lakes Trailhead. This is neither the easiest nor a beginner route but I've definitely heard people hiking it as their first Colorado fourteener. This was our 2nd 14er in Colorado and 3rd overall. Mt. Whitney in California being our second. #travel #hiking #backpacking #adventure

Beginner backpacking lessons and tips from my first time backpacking in Colorado #beginnerbackpackinggear #firsttimebackpackcamping #firsttimebackpacker #firsttimebackpackinggear #femalebackpacking #girlscampingtrip #coloradocamping #coloradobackpackingtrips Colorado Backpacking, Hiking Trips, Backpacking Tips, Hiking Gear, Backpack Reviews, Long Haul, First Time, Traveling, Camping

First Time Backpacking Tips

Beginner backpacking lessons and tips from my first time backpacking in Colorado #beginnerbackpackinggear #firsttimebackpackcamping #firsttimebackpacker #firsttimebackpackinggear #femalebackpacking #girlscampingtrip #coloradocamping #coloradobackpackingtrips

Discover Colorado's best overnight backpacking trail. Lone Eagle Peak is an 17-mile out-and-back trip that's suitable for fit beginners. Learn everything you need to photograph this iconic mountain for yourself! #coloradohiking #coloradobackpacking #missadventurepants Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Hiking Trails, World Most Beautiful Place, Waterfall Hikes, Grand Canyon National Park, Mountain Hiking, Best Hikes, Day Hike

the ultimate backpacker's guide to lone eagle peak

Discover Colorado's best overnight backpacking trail. Lone Eagle Peak is an 17-mile out-and-back trip that's suitable for fit beginners. Learn everything you need to photograph this iconic mountain for yourself! #coloradohiking #coloradobackpacking #missadventurepants

Photograph of an overcast reflection on Twin Lakes in the Needle Mountains, Weminuche Wilderness, Colorado. Fine art prints by Aaron Spong Colorado Rockies, Colorado Mountains, Rocky Mountains, Colorado Backpacking, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Reflection Photos, San Juan Mountains, Twin Lakes

5 Majestic Colorado Backpacking Locations

Colorado is home to some of the most amazing scenery in the country. Many of the well known, iconic views are readily accessible for tourists and day trippers. Only the adventurous souls willing to hike long distances will be allowed to view the lesser known landscapes that offer pristine rewards. These hikes are usually done as backpacking/overnight trips. Here's a list of a few of the top tier areas to explore: 1. Mirror/Crater Lakes: Indian Peaks Wilderness Rount Trip Distance: 15 miles…

Perfect weekend backpacking trip from the Front Range/Denver - best backcountry campsites to book, backpacking tips, backpacking gear. Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Hiking, Go Camping, Camping Ideas, Places To Travel, Places To Go, Beautiful Park, Rocky Mountain National Park

Backpacking Trips | Perfect Colorado Backpacking Weekend

Perfect weekend backpacking trip from the Front Range/Denver - best backcountry campsites to book, backpacking tips, backpacking gear.

How I Stay Warm in My Tent: 10 Tips from a Colorado Backpacker Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Tips, Living In Colorado, Backpacker, Is 11, Stay Warm, Outdoor Gear, Tent, Store

How I Stay Warm in My Tent: 11 Tips from a Colorado Backpacker

I live in Colorado and summit 14ers at night. I know cold. Here are 11 things I do to stay warm in my tent while camping and backpacking.

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Collegiate Peaks Loop Backpacking Guide — CleverHiker

Searching for an epic two-week Colorado backpacking adventure? Here's what you're looking for: The Collegiate Peaks Loop. This stunning 160-mile loop in central Colorado provides a perfectly balanced two-week backpacking adventure. Follow along the pristine Colorado Trail and the Continen

Quick and easy guide to hiking Quandary Peak in the early Winter. Quandary Peak is located near Breckonridge, CO. Thailand Travel, Japan Travel, Italy Travel, Travel Usa, Travel Tips, 14ers In Colorado, Colorado Winter, Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails

Hiking Quandary Peak in November

Guide to hiking Quandary Peak in November. Quandary Peak is a 14,000+ft mountain an hour and a half from Denver, CO. A great choice for your first 14'er!

Cheap backpacking gear can still be good quality. Here's how to stock up on affordable, long-term backpacking equipment on a budget. Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Gear, Hiking Gear, Hiking Trails, Us National Parks, Yosemite National Park, Ultralight Tent, Zion Canyon, Camping Life

5 Spectacular Backpacking Destinations in Colorado

Whether you're a local searching for a new trail or a visitor scouting the best outdoor destinations, your next Colorado backpacking adventure starts here.

Durango, Colorado is home to thousands of hiking trails weaving through the San Juan Mountains. Enjoy these spring hikes in Durango on your next trip. Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Colorado Trail, Durango Colorado, Hiking Trails, Living In Colorado, Best Hikes, Day Trips, Outdoors

Top 5 Spring Hikes In Durango For Your Next Vacation

As the weather warms up in Southwest Colorado, get outdoors and enjoy these top spring hikes.

A trail for every season! Summer or Winter its a hike or snowshoe for anyone. Simply gorgeous and shows off Colorado in spades. #hiking #colorado #trails Colorado Backpacking, Backpacking Trails, Backpacking India, Backpacking South America, Hiking Trails, Snowboard, Colorado Springs Restaurants, Travel Advise, Travel Tips

Mayflower Gulch, a Stunning Hike | Crazy About Colorado

A trail for every season! Summer or Winter its a hike or snowshoe for anyone. Simply gorgeous and shows off Colorado in spades. #hiking #colorado #trails

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Plan an Adventure With These 8 Colorado Backpacking Trips

Home to some of the most scenic landscapes in the U.S., Colorado is a backpackers paradise. Start planning your trip with this Colorado backpacking roundup.