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 »
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
First Time Backpacking Tips
Beginner backpacking lessons and tips from my first time backpacking in Colorado #beginnerbackpackinggear #firsttimebackpackcamping #firsttimebackpacker #firsttimebackpackinggear #femalebackpacking #girlscampingtrip #coloradocamping #coloradobackpackingtrips
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
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…
Backpacking Trips | Perfect Colorado Backpacking Weekend
Perfect weekend backpacking trip from the Front Range/Denver - best backcountry campsites to book, backpacking tips, backpacking gear.
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
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!
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.
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
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.