Category Archives: Colorado

Rabbit Mountain 

Fifth day in a row of doing small hikes. Today we went to the Rabbit Mountain open space, it has couple nice views over the surrounding area and all under four miles of walking. Can get pretty hot though as … Continue reading

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Eldorado Springs Canyon 

Another day, another hike. Today we went to the Eldorado Canyon to hike Rattlesnake Gulch trail. About 5.5 miles with all of the side trips. It was pretty crowded, required $8 fee to enter the park and not mostly not … Continue reading

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Diamond Lake 

Third day in a row with great hikes. Today we went to the Diamond lake in the Indian Peaks Wilderness, right of the 4th of July trail head. Very appropriate on the 4th of July weekend, don’t you think? 7 … Continue reading

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Walker Ranch Loop 

Went for a new hike today. Walker Ranch Loop. It is officially around 7.8 miles and with all of the little side exploration we ended up clocking around 8.5 miles. Crossed over South Boulder creek couple times (over bridge) as … Continue reading

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April Snow 

Yesterday we got dumped with late April Snow, in some places up to 20 inches. In Boulder had only probably around 6 to 8 inches. Today sun is back and temperature is up in mid 60th, so everything is rapidly … Continue reading

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Sunshine Canyon Fire 

After main fire was put out it still was smoky and ready to light up again. This is when airplanes and helicopters came and dropped large amount of water on top of the mountain. By late afternoon all this smoke … Continue reading

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Sunshine Fire

Last night I woke up smelling some smoky air and thought that maybe it was neighbors barbecue got out of control, but it turns out to be a wildlife fire in Sunshine Canyon just a few hundred yards away from … Continue reading

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