Manitou Incline In 1907 the Manitou Incline was a 1 mile cable tram built to support the construction of a hydroelectric plant and it’s waterline. It was then purchased by Dr. Brumbach and turned into a tourist attraction. He offered a 16 minute ride to 10 miles of hiking trails in Mount Manitou Park, and … More Hike – Manitou Incline (Difficult)
Before I go into the trail detail, I want to warn you that there is very little parking. If you don’t want to deal with the hassle of trying to find a parking spot or avoid walking a mile to the hike, I suggest you get their early. I categorized this hike as moderate/hard because … More Hike – Gregory Canyon Trail
Be aware there is very little parking and it fills up fast. From the Middle Saint Vrain Trailhead, the Buchanan Pass Trail runs west along the north side of Middle Saint Vrain Creek. It is a gradual climb for the next five miles to theIndian Peaks Wilderness boundary. Close to here, the Buchanan Pass Trail intersects the Saint Vrain … More Hike – Buchanan Pass Trail via Camp Dick
Maxwell Falls was a great hike to do with the family. It was easy enough for the kids to keep up and the dogs had little streams they could drink from and cool off in. There are a few different entrances to this one but we decided to do Lower Maxwell Falls. About half way … More Hike – Maxwell Falls
This is our first hike in Colorado. I was nervous about elevation and how hard it would be for all of us since we’re not fully adapted yet, so we picked this easy hike. This trail is just outside Boulder, Colorado and based off our research it provides a lot of shade. The trail itself is … More Hike – Forsythe Canyon To Gross Reservoir
Supplies: Lint (from dryer) Toilet Paper / Paper Towel Rolls Newspaper (video at the bottom) Step 1: Take the lint and stuff it inside the rolls. Pack as much as you can, the more lint the better! Step 2: Take a page of your newspaper and cut or rip it into half twice so you … More How To: Homemade Fire Starter
Woke up early one morning, just after the new year and saw this…..