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... Preview: Colorado and North Western R. is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 3.4 miles long and begins at 8,689 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Trail Running, Walking - 3.4   
... Preview: Colorado and North Western R.R. is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 9,038 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trai ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Trail Running, Walking - 2.9   
... Preview: Blue Bird Loop Colorado and North Western R.. is a hiking and horse trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 8,603 feet altitude. T ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Trail Running, Walking - 1.8   
... Preview: Switzerland Trail Colorado & North Western R.. is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 5.3 miles long and begins at 8,655 feet a ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Off-Highway Drives, Road Biking, Snowshoeing, Trail Running, Walking - 5.3   
... Preview: Delonde Trail Colorado and North Western R.. is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 8,566 feet altitude. Traveling th ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Trail Running, Walking - 1.2   
... Preview: Why is this one of the best hikes in Western Colorado? Because it takes you to the top of the colorful Book Cliffs, one of the most recognizable landforms in western Colorado. Views from here are spec ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Grand Junction , CO - Hiking - 3.4   
... Preview: This 133-milelong drive traverses western Colorado’s lonely plateau country, threading through Unaweep Canyon and following canyons along the Dolores and San Miguel Rivers ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado
Whitewater , CO - Scenic Drives - 133   
... Preview: Grizzly Creek tumbles and cascades merrily through a thick forest filled with wildflowers and berry bushes. You can hike as far as you like while enjoying this beautiful little canyon with its limesto ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Hikes Near Breckenridge and Vail
Eagle , CO - Hiking - 7.4   
... Preview: There are hot springs scattered across Western Colorado—from Steamboat Springs in northwest Colorado, to Glenwood Springs in west-central Colorado, to Dunton Hot Springs in southwest Colorado. Geyser ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Cortez , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 2.5   
... Preview: A 52-mile paved route climbs from the semiarid lowlands of western Colorado through pastoral orchards to the evergreen forests of the Grand Mesa, the world’s largest flat-topped mountain. A 12-mile gr ... Related information:... From the guidebook National Forest Scenic Byways Rocky Mountains
Mesa , CO - Scenic Drives - 52   
... Preview: This 133-mile-long open loop drive traverses western Colorado’s lonely plateau country, threading through Unaweep Canyon and following deep canyons along the Dolores and San Miguel rivers. The Unaweep ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Naturita , CO - Scenic Drives - 133   
... Preview: Classic western tailwater sans solitude. Ask anyone to name the top western tailwater, and odds are that the Bighorn will make a very short list, right up there with the Green below Flaming Gorge and ... Related information:... From the guidebook America's 100 Best Trout Streams
Fort Smith , MT - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Beginning just north of Cameron Pass on CO 14, the Rawah Range immediately reaches its pinnacle at 12,951-foot Clark Peak, and then gradually descends into the dense lodgepole pine forests of the Medi ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Complete Guide to Colorado's Wilderness Areas
Fort Collins , CO - Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking - 76   
... Preview: Many of the hikes in Colorado Springs are great but also short and easy. At 6 miles and with a difficult rating, the Palmer Red Rock Loop is a break from the norm. The trail takes hikers on a loop in ... Related information:... From the guidebook 60 Hikes within 60 Miles: Denver and Boulder
Colorado Springs , CO - Hiking - 5.72   
... Preview: Answer the call for adventure by scaling the best horn in Colorado. Ice Lake Basin is your gateway to this finely crafted mountain, whose profile dominates the western skyline. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Summit Hikes in Colorado
Silverton , CO - Hiking - 10   
... Preview: Lone Cone beckons like an oracle. This remote, stand-alone mountain is the last high peak in western Colorado, signaling an end of the mountains and the start of the desert. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Summit Hikes in Colorado
Norwood , CO - Hiking - 4.2   
... Preview: Western Zippity is a hiking and biking trail in Mesa County, Colorado. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 5,376 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 35 ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Mesa County , CO - Hiking, Mountain Biking, Road Biking, Trail Running, Walking - 1.7   
... Preview: Switzerland Trail Colo. & North Western R.. is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest. It is 3.4 miles long and begins at 8,655 feet altitude. Traveling the ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Roosevelt National Forest , CO - Hiking, Mountain Biking, Snowshoeing, Trail Running, Walking - 3.4   
... Preview: An undervisited scenic wonder, Cedar Breaks National Monument is a lovely example of the farthest western reaches of the Colorado Plateau’s stunning geological beauty. Formed in order to protect “spec ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes Utah
Panguitch , UT - Hiking - 4.0   
... Preview: This reservoir, at 4,400 acres the largest mixed warm-water/cool-water fishery in western Colorado, is located in the piñon and juniper hills west of Dolores. Key Species: Kokanee, rainbow trout, smal ... Related information:... From the guidebook Fishing Colorado: An Angler's Complete Guide to More than 125 Top Fishing Spots
Cortez , CO - Fishing
... Preview: Great Western Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Westminster, Colorado. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 5,425 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation gain o ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Westminster , CO - Mountain Biking, Road Biking - 1.4   
... Preview: Great Western Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Weld County, Colorado. It is 4.2 miles long and begins at 4,898 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.7 miles with a total elevation gain o ... Related information:... From the guidebook Mountain Biking Virginia
Weld County , CO - Hiking, Mountain Biking, Road Biking, Trail Running, Walking - 4.2   
... Preview: Heirloom silver and turquoise jewelry, finely woven wool blankets, herds of sheep, and dramatic (non-Colorado) buttes form the core of American western movies. Navajo is a label easy to remember. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Hikes Colorado's Indian Peaks Wilderness
Estes Park , CO - Hiking - 6.25   
... Preview: The ride starts at Alpine Park near downtown, then wiggles northwest through a residential neighborhood, before joining State Route 291 a half mile before it crosses the Arkansas River. The views here ... Related information:... From the guidebook 75 Classic Rides Colorado
Salida , CO - Road Biking - 17.6   
... Preview: The Colorado National Monument is one of the least visited monuments in the United States, yet it’s only minutes from the largest population center in Western Colorado, Grand Junction. Operated by t ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Grand Junction , CO - Hiking - 6.0   
... Preview: Daydreaming of Western Colorado? You’re probably picturing the San Juan Mountains and majestic Mt. Sneffels. If Sneffels is the quintessential mountain in the San Juan range, this is its quintessentia ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Ridgway , CO - Hiking - 8.7    
... Preview: You just may see a playful river otter sliding down a mud bank along this trail. This acrobatic aquatic mammal was once thought to be extinct in Colorado and most of the western United States. In an ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Bayfield , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding - 9.5   
... Preview: Located in north-central Colorado, in the northwest Denver metro area, on undeveloped land at the far western edge of the new city and county of Broomfield. On a flat sloping outwash plain coming out ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Summits
Broomfield , CO - Hiking - 0   
... Preview: Chemehuevi Mountains Wilderness rises from the Colorado River to the summit of 3,697-foot Chemehuevi Peak. Although this may not seem like much elevation, the overall relief is quite substantial. The ... Related information:... From the guidebook California's Wilderness Areas, The Complete Guide, Vol. 2: The Deserts
Needles , CA - Hiking
... Preview: This easy stroll in the Mojave Desert/Colorado Desert transition zone of Pinto Basin leads through a dense stand of tall Bigelow cholla cactus. Joshua Tree National Park has a number of excellent self ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Southern California
Twentynine Palms , CA - Hiking - 0.25   
... Preview: This hike initially descends into the eastern section of the Grand Canyon, where the geology is strikingly different from the central Grand Canyon. Here, the soft rocks of the Precambrian Grand Canyon ... Related information:... From the guidebook Backpacking Arizona: From Deep Canyons to Sky Islands (3rd printing)
Grand Canyon , AZ - Backpacking, Hiking - 47.5 miles   
... Preview: Arizona’s western deserts comprise some of North America’s most arid and desolate topography. Yet, interspersed with several incredibly rugged mountain ranges, it is a land of grand vistas and a hand ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes Arizona
Kingman , AZ - Hiking - 6.4   
... Preview: The rugged and extremely dissected Whipple Mountains lie adjacent to the Colorado River. The highest peak— Whipple Peak—rises to 4,130 feet. Spires, horns, cliffs, natural bridges, and countless deep ... Related information:... From the guidebook California's Wilderness Areas, The Complete Guide, Vol. 2: The Deserts
Parker , CA - Hiking
... Preview: The scenic Jacumba Mountains lie on the Mexico-United States border along the eastern flank of southern California’s Peninsula Range. Granitic boulder outcrops reminiscent of Joshua Tree National Park ... Related information:... From the guidebook California's Wilderness Areas, The Complete Guide, Vol. 2: The Deserts
El Centro , CA - Hiking
... Preview: This trail to the top of Wheeler Pass (unofficial name) is part of both the Wheeler National Recreational Trail and the Colorado Trail. It climbs steadily through sprucefir and lodgepole forest on the ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado
Frisco , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 8.6   
... Preview: This trail to the top of Wheeler Pass (unofficial name) is part of both the Wheeler National Recreational Trail and the Colorado Trail. It climbs steadily through spruce-fir and lodgepole forest on th ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado
Frisco , CO - Hiking, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking - 7   
... Preview: It does not get any better than the first half of this route, which is on the Nighthawk Trail - really one of the finest runs in the Colorado Front Range, especially near its western end where spectac ... Related information:... From the guidebook Run The Rockies: Classic Trail Runs in Colorado's Front Range
Boulder , CO - Trail Running - 9.5   
... Preview: Though Iowa’s Pikes Peak shares its name with the better known 14,110-foot peak in Colorado, Lieutenant Zebulon Pike encountered the grand bluffs rising above the Mississippi River long before he came ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Iowa
McGregor , IA - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 10.1    Best Trail in IA - Click to view all (About Top Trails)
... Preview: Of the four different Bear Creeks found in the western half of the San Juan Mountains, the one that drains into the Uncompahgre Gorge couple of miles south of Ouray could well be the most spectacular. ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes in Colorado
Ouray , CO - Hiking - 8.4   
... Preview: This 121-mile loop drive follows Tarryall Creek along the Tarryall Mountains into broad South Park, traverses the park’s western edge beneath the Park and Mosquito ranges, then turns east and crosses ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Hartsel , CO - Scenic Drives - 121   
... Preview: There’s no absolute right way to cross Colorado by bike. In 2012, Race Across America took the far southern route, staying on US Highway 160 most of the way and traversing the Continental Divide at Wo ... Related information:... From the guidebook 75 Classic Rides Colorado
Lamar , CO - Road Biking - 515.0   
... Preview: Seven major sandstone arches display their age, majesty, and delicacy on this great hike into Black Ridge Wilderness Area. The 75,550-acre wilderness forms the core of the BLM’s 123,000 acre McInnis C ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Fruita , CO - Hiking - 6.0   
... Preview: The Dolores River drains the western side of the Uncompahgre Plateau and San Juan Mountains. It flows southwest from 12,500foot Hermosa Peak before making a U-turn and flowing north from Durango, for ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado's Western Slope
Gateway , CO - Hiking - 7.1   
... Preview: This hike, part of it cross-country, leads into California’s Sonoran Desert via a deep, palm-dotted canyon in the San Ysidro Mountains. Encompassing more than 600,000 acres, Anza-Borrego Desert State ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Southern California
Borrego Springs , CA - Hiking - 4   
... Preview: Navajo Trail provides access to three of Colorado’s 14,000-foot peaks, but three trailside waterfalls and a lake at the top make this hike a fine day trip or backpack, even without the peaks. The firs ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Waterfalls in Colorado
Silverthorne , CO - Hiking - 9.9   
... Preview: The headwaters of the South Llano River first appear above ground from limestone springs, blanketing the western Texas Hill Country with fresh, clear water. The river follows a 55-mile course before j ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes in Texas
Kerrville , TX - Hiking - 3.25   
... Preview: Even in 1921, Burbank was too busy a place for filming Western movies on location, so Paramount Studios purchased a 2,700-acre spread in the then-remote Agoura area. Paramount Ranch had many a desirab ... Related information:... From the guidebook Los Angeles County: A Day Hiker's Guide
Cornell , CA - Hiking - 0.75   
... Preview: This trail to the top of Wheeler Pass (the unofficial name) is part of both the Wheeler National Recreational Trail and the Colorado Trail. It climbs steadily through sprucefir and lodgepole forests o ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Dog Hikes Colorado
Frisco , CO - Hiking - 8.6   
... Preview: The 75-mile Grand Mesa scenic drive climbs from desert canyons and ranch lands to the subalpine summit of 11,000-foot-high Grand Mesa, the world’s largest flat-topped mountain. The Grand Mesa, lying b ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Cedaredge , CO - Scenic Drives - 75   
... Preview: Kodels Canyon Trail actually begins in the BLM’s McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area and travels into the Colorado National Monument near its west entrance. A one-mile hike from the parking are ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Easy Day Hikes Grand Junction and Fruita
Glade Park , CO - Hiking - 4   
... Preview: Go on a safari, Colorado- style, at Soapstone Prairie. On any given day, you have a good chance to view pronghorns, coyotes, elk, and—since November 2015—bison. The soundtrack to your hike will undoub ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Easy Day Hikes Fort Collins
Norfolk , CO - Hiking - 3.6   
... Preview: Less than 10 miles up the Big Thompson Canyon, Ramsay- Shockey Open Space provides everything you’d want in a mountain hiking experience: a walk in the woods to mountain vistas plus A- list wildlife. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Easy Day Hikes Fort Collins
Drake , CO - Hiking - 2.5   
... Preview: Trail Ridge Road, one of Colorado’s most spectacular and popular scenic drives, traverses glaciated valleys and above-timberline Trail Ridge in Rocky Mountain National Park for 45 miles. The Trail Rid ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Grand Lake , CO - Scenic Drives - 45   
... Preview: A 22-mile drive that explores the lofty sandstone rim and canyons of Colorado National Monument on the northern edge of the Uncompahgre Plateau. Thick sandstone layers drape across the Uncompahgre Pla ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Grand Junction , CO - Scenic Drives - 22   
... Preview: A 20-mile-long paved and gravel toll road that climbs to the windswept summit of 14,110-foot Pikes Peak, Colorado’s 31st highest peak. Pikes Peak stands high above the tawny Colorado prairie like a st ... Related information:... From the guidebook Scenic Driving Colorado
Cascade , CO - Scenic Drives - 20   
... Preview: Dead Horse Point State Park lies on a high plateau 2,000 feet above the Colorado River. Several walking trails wander through the 5,000-acre park, with little change in elevation, and make for a leisu ... Related information:... From the guidebook Birding Utah
Moab , UT - Birding
... Preview: Inks Lake, located between Lake Buchanan and Lake LBJ, is the smallest of a series of six lakes along the Colorado River. The 2,000-acre park is dominated by the 1,200-acre lake, which is heavily used ... Related information:... From the guidebook Birding Texas
Hoover Valley , TX - Birding
... Preview: Explore the site of a ghost town in this birthplace of one of the West’s mightiest rivers. Lulu City flourished between 1879 and 1883, until hopes for mining success were dashed. The only platted ghos ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Colorado Year Round Outdoor Guide
Grand Lake , CO - Hiking - 6.2   
... Preview: One of Colorado's least-known segments of the Continental Divide runs between the San Juan and Sawatch ranges along the western rim of the San Luis Valley. A large portion of this unprepossessing, for ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Complete Guide to Colorado's Wilderness Areas
Saguache , CO - Hiking - 50   
... Preview: Named for a prominent spire near Lizard Head Pass, this area contains the westernmost 14,000-foot peaks in Colorado. Located in the San Juan Mountains, these fourteeners provide much of the recreation ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Complete Guide to Colorado's Wilderness Areas
Telluride , CO - Hiking - 37   
... Preview: The Roaring Fork may be the best relatively unknown river in the nation. From alpine origins high on the slopes near Independence Pass to the confluence with the mighty Colorado River in Glenwood Spri ... Related information:... From the guidebook Fly Fishing Colorado
Carbondale , CO - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: The Bradshaw Trail closely follows William Bradshaw’s historic route that connected the rich mines at La Paz, Arizona, to San Bernardino, California. It also served as a trade route to and from the Co ... Related information:... From the guidebook Backcountry Adventures: Southern California
Palo Verde , CA - Off-Highway Drives - 79.4   
... Preview: The Colorado River Ramble is a 32.6-mile out-and-back ride on flat terrain. The ride follows the Potash-Lower Colorado River Scenic Byway as it parallels the meandering river northwest of Moab. Althou ... Related information:... From the guidebook Road Biking Utah
Moab , UT - Road Biking - 32.6   
... Preview: FR 632, an unpaved road from Colorado 145 to the township of Alta, is well maintained and in good conditions can be traveled easily by passenger cars. On the western side of Colorado 145 at the Ophir ... Related information:... From the guidebook 4WD Adventures: Colorado
Telluride , CO - Off-Highway Drives - 12.4   
... Preview: On the extreme western side of Colorado, there is a primeval desert land of astounding beauty. With painted canyon walls, massive columns of rock, and open red valleys dotted green with sage, juniper, ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Loop Hikes Colorado
Fruita , CO - Hiking - 6.5   
... Preview: When people think of Colorado, the state’s magnificent mountain ranges traditionally take all the credit. And deservedly so—Colorado owns the highest average elevation in the country, and its alpine a ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Loop Hikes Colorado
Fruita , CO - Hiking - 5.5   
... Preview: This trail is a combination of the Moore Fun Trail and Marys Loop in the Colorado Canyons National Conservation Area west of Grand Junction. This wonderful trail climbs to the top of a small mountain ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Loop Hikes Colorado
Loma , CO - Hiking - 9.5   
... Preview: This is the highest pass road in Colorado open to travel. Views from the 13,185 foot summit are impressive on a clear day. Legal side roads can be difficult, especially Birdseye Gulch, which includes ... Related information:... From the guidebook Guide to Colorado Backroads & 4-Wheel Drive Trails, Vol. 1
Leadville , CO - Off-Highway Drives - 13.6   
... Preview: In the heart of downtown Denver, Civic Center Park is the best place to begin any exploration of Colorado’s largest city. Numerous points of interest surround the three square-block park, downtown’s l ... Related information:... From the guidebook Walking Denver
Denver , CO - Walking - 1   
... Preview: Nestled beside the banks of Clear Creek, below a mountain canyon, Golden is one of the oldest and most historic cities along the Front Range. To the east, two flat-topped mesas, North and South Table ... Related information:... From the guidebook Walking Denver
Golden , CO - Walking - 2   
... Preview: On a September day in 1979, an event occurred that took wildlife experts and land managers by surprise: a bow hunter killed an attacking grizzly bear with a pocket knife. What was so unusual about thi ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes in Colorado
Pagosa Springs , CO - Hiking - 9   
... Preview: Crag Crest is a particularly scenic section of the long east-west ridge that separates western Colorado’s Grand Mesa into its Gunnison and Colorado River watersheds. Some sources claim that the 50-squ ... Related information:... From the guidebook Colorado's Incredible Backcountry Trails
Grand Junction , CO - Hiking - 9   
... Preview: Lying along the western terminus of the Colorado Plateau north of the Grand Canyon, the twelvemile long Grand Wash Cliffs Wilderness is situated on some of the loneliest terrain on the Arizona Strip. ... Related information:... From the guidebook Guide to Arizona's Wilderness Areas
Saint George , AZ - Hiking - 12   
... Preview: Before driving this road you should be sure to spend some time at the overlook points on the Island in the Sky Mesa south of the visitor center. The thread of the White Rim Road can clearly be seen fr ... Related information:... From the guidebook Canyonlands National Park: Favorite Jeep Roads & Hiking Trails
Moab , UT - Off-Highway Drives - 111.8   
... Preview: This hike explores the high ground of a 1368-acre park occupying the tip of a 4-mile-long peninsula on the western shore of Lake Travis, which is formed by Mansfield Dam on the Colorado River. The sho ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Hikes with Dogs: Texas Hill Country & Gulf Coast
Austin , TX - Hiking - 3.5   
... Preview: Caprock Canyons State Park lies along what is known as the Caprock Escarpment, a long, slender formation of rock that demarcates the transition between the western High Plains (also known as the Llano ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes in Texas
Quitaque , TX - Hiking - 7.5   
... Preview: An easy walk along the route of a historic wagon road on Government Prairie. As you cross the wide open reaches of Government Prairie, it’s easy to imagine what it must have been like to cross this sc ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Northern Arizona
Flagstaff , AZ - Hiking - 4.8   
... Preview: The Tonto Trail winds for over 70 miles along the Tonto Plateau through the eastern Grand Canyon. This hike covers the remote western half of this scenic trail. Starting from the South Bass Trail, the ... Related information:... From the guidebook Backpacking Arizona: From Deep Canyons to Sky Islands (3rd printing)
Grand Canyon , AZ - Backpacking, Hiking - 42.7 miles   
... Preview: Some of the richest uranium deposits on the Arizona Strip are located along the Kanab Creek’s spectacular gorge. Setting portions of it aside as wilderness, therefore, required some give-and-take amon ... Related information:... From the guidebook Guide to Arizona's Wilderness Areas
Fredonia , AZ - Hiking - 50   
... Preview: The trail culminates at one of the most dramatic overlooks in the Moab area. On a clear day you can see Titan and Mystery Towers, the La Sal Mountains, the Priest and Nuns rock formation in Castle Val ... Related information:... From the guidebook Guide to Moab, Utah Backroads & 4-Wheel Drive Trails
Moab , UT - Off-Highway Drives - 19.2   
... Preview: The North Vista Trail follows the north rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, traveling through Gambel oak and piñon-juniper forest. Dramatic canyon views appear along the trail and at two unprotec ... Related information:... From the guidebook Hiking Colorado
Crawford , CO - Hiking - 6.8   
... Preview: There's one rally good thing about staying at Fulford Cave Campground: if it rains, you aren't necessarily tent bound. You can take advantage of rainy time as a chance to explore Fulford Cave itself, ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Tent Camping: Colorado
Eagle , CO - Campgrounds
... Preview: The western bank of Cherry Creek, a placid stream that flows from the Palmer Divide south of Denver, is the site of Auraria, one of the area’s first settlements. Most of old Auraria was razed to make ... Related information:... From the guidebook Walking Denver
Denver , CO - Walking - 2   
... Preview: When you think of Boulder, no doubt mountains spring to mind, but the fact of the matter is, the city lies mostly on the flats—flats that are every bit as beautiful as the highlands but in a very diff ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Easy Day Hikes: Boulder
Boulder , CO - Hiking - 2.8   
... Preview: This walk takes you into Adams County Regional Park, a multi-use facility that includes fairgrounds on the west and a campground to the north. Extending the Platte River Greenway through Adams County ... Related information:... From the guidebook Walkin' the Dog: Denver
Northglenn , CO - Walking - 2.8   
... Preview: This trail provides easy access to a high, wide alpine meadow experience. It travels through Colorado State Park State Forest, on the western side of the Continental Divide. The trail begins on an old ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Best Fort Collins Hikes
Estes Park , CO - Hiking
... Preview: The Rocky Mountains are a consequence of a little understood subterranean force that began pushing up the earth’s crust in western North America some 65 million years ago-about the same time the age o ... Related information:... From the guidebook Colorado's Incredible Backcountry Trails
Estes Park , CO - Hiking - 9   
... Preview: This economy-sized loop tours some prime terrain in the western half of Colorado Springs, where great road cycling abounds. Starting from downtown, you will head west to the Garden of the Gods, cruise ... Related information:... From the guidebook Road Biking Colorado's Front Range
Colorado Springs , CO - Road Biking - 22.4   
... Preview: The focal points of this route through western Burnet County are the man-made lakes showcased in Inks Lake State Park and the natural caverns showcased in Longhorn Caverns State Park. Riders looking f ... Related information:... From the guidebook Best Bike Rides in Texas
Burnet , TX - Road Biking - 39.9   
... Preview: This trail is a spur within the Kofa National Wildlife Refuge. All the trails within the refuge are incredibly scenic and remote. This one is no exception. It travels through classic Sonoran desert sc ... Related information:... From the guidebook Backcountry Adventures: Arizona
Quartzsite , AZ - Off-Highway Drives - 14.5   
... Preview: This 20-mile-long stream flows south through Hermosa Park, one of the prettiest valleys in the western part of the state, and joins the Animas River about 10 miles north of Durango. Hermosa Creek ha ... Related information:... From the guidebook Fishing Colorado: An Angler's Complete Guide to More than 125 Top Fishing Spots
Durango , CO - Fishing
... Preview: The “Ark” is a relatively under-fished river, known for a prolific May to June Caddis hatch. Many other hatches combine to make this a true western “big water” fly fishing experience. The mountain sec ... Related information:... From the guidebook Fly Fishing Colorado
Nathrop , CO - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: This section is not as big and mighty as stretches farther downstream and one can wade across the river in most areas. This section probably fishes better than the others and there are plenty of State ... Related information:... From the guidebook Fly Fishing Colorado
Parshall , CO - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: This segment begins by skirting the eastern base of Mount Elbert (14,433), the highest mountain in Colorado, at approximately the 10,000-foot level. Two of the most popular climbing routes up Mount El ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Colorado Trail: The Official Guidebook
Twin Lakes , CO - Hiking, Mountain Biking - 21.1   
... Preview: Only minutes from Fort Collins, this peaceful State Park offers a variety of activities ideal for a family outing. Just minutes from the bustle of Fort Collins, peaceful Lory State Park is named after ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Colorado Year Round Outdoor Guide
Fort Collins , CO - Hiking - 3.6   
... Preview: Nestled up to the western border of Rocky Mountain National Park, the Never Summer Mountains got their name from the Arapaho Indian word Ni-chebe-chii or “No Never Summer.” Although the range does see ... Related information:... From the guidebook 100 Classic Hikes in Colorado
Grand Lake , CO - Hiking - 12   
... Preview: Scale this famous fourteener, stare across The Abyss and contemplate your lost love. Originally called the “Chicago Mountains” by early miners, today’s Mount Evans massif contains a kind of “romantic ... Related information:... From the guidebook The Colorado Year Round Outdoor Guide
Georgetown , CO - Hiking - 8.2   
... Preview: Cortez is the gateway to this corner of the state. All major roads from the south and west pass through here. Like much of the western edge of Colorado, the area surrounding Cortez is a blend of green ... Related information:... From the guidebook Camping Colorado
Cortez , CO - Campgrounds -    
... Preview: This 568-acre state park is located on a hilltop, overlooking the lake and surrounding hills, on the western edge of Lake Brownwood. The 8,000-acre reservoir contains impounded waters from two of the ... Related information:... From the guidebook Birding Texas
Park's Place , TX - Birding
... Preview: The 2,400-acre Fayette Lake is a cooling basin for the coalfired Fayette Power Plant, administered by the Lower Colorado River Authority. However, both Oak Thicket and Park Prairie parks are managed a ... Related information:... From the guidebook Birding Texas
Fayetteville , TX - Birding

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