Category Archives: Colorado

South Arapahoe Peak 

Looking north from the South Arapahoe Peak, 13,400″ high. Right in front of us is the Arapahoe Glacier. This is where we get our drinking water in Boulder. Boulder actually owns this Glacier. Water is scarce in the front range, … Continue reading

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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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