In light of the horrible wildfires that have devastated parks of the state of Colorado, we invites you to learn more about this amazing state and find out what it has to offer you. More than just an areas that has recently experienced some of the most destructive fires in its history, Colorado has so much to offer you. Get to know more about this stunning area and take a trip to the great state of Colorado.
Encompassing most of the Southern Rocky Mountains, this, our 38th state, is also one of the most well known area in the world for outdoor adventures. From mountain hikes to white water rafting trips down the mighty Colorado River or just camping or relaxing in the miles and miles of outdoor recreational areas, Colorado is a trip like no other.
Often, the most difficult aspect of planning a trip to Colorado is actually deciding which place to start. To help you, take a look at a few of the most popular day trips available to you on your visit.
Rocky Mountain National Park – Offering miles of amazing trails and activities, one of this areas top trails is called the Bear Lake Trail. Easy to walk, it is perfect for all hikers young and old. Short and sweet, this trail loops around the stunning lake called Bear Lake. Winding its way through a beautiful pine forest, the area is home to many animals and offers visitors a chance to explore this area and learn as they walk with informational kiosks along the way.
Roxborough State Park – Located near the town of Littleton, this state park offers a number of trails as well however, the Fountain Valley Loop Trail is ranked as one of the best. Around 5 miles round trip, it may take a while however, it is well worth it. Springs, fields, or amazing rock formations offer plenty of amazing sights to enjoy. If you prefer, you can simply walk one way and take advantage of the parks shuttle to take you back making this trail also more accommodating to those out for a shorter walk. Convenient and beautiful, Colorado at its best.
Pawnee National Grassland – Not far from the town of Grover, this amazing national area is home to some of the best birding in the state. To take advantage of this aspect of Colorado, try the Pawnee Buttes Trail, a 1.5 mile trail that offers birdwatching at its best. Hawks, falcons, and dozens of other small species call this unique ecosystem home today.
After a wonderful day of hiking and exploring, Colorado is well known for its arts, culture and even gastronomical treats. Take advantage of all this amazing state has to offer you and get out and begin your journey.
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