Tag Archives: Hiking

Wheeler Lakes Hike, Colorado

To reach the Wheeler Lakes trail, drive west past Frisco (Colorado) on I-70 for a few miles and park on the Scenic Byway exit (there's no exit number, but it's right before the Copper Mountain exit). It's an easy hike to find and start as it's right off the highway. The hike is about 6…
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Hike to Colorado’s Ute Peak

After coming across a review of hiking Ute Peak, it was added to our hiking "list" before the snow fell for the season! My husband and I couldn't believe we'd never talked to any local who had done this one before (maybe because it's not a 14'er ;) ). We waited for the perfectly clear…
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A Hike to Mohawk Lakes

After hiking quite a few trails in the Frisco area of Summit County, last month my husband and I decided to venture on a hike in the Breckenridge area. I had heard the Mohawk Lake trail has incredible views, so thought we'd see for ourselves! From I-70 and Frisco take highway 9 to Breck, after…
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Hiking Farris Creek Trail in Crested Butte

Since my husband and I started hiking more last year, we've listened to many rave reviews about the trails, scenery, and wildflowers around Crested Butte. So, we took a short trip to the Wildflower Capital of Colorado to check it out! Unfortunately we didn't have the ideal weather while there - no hiking for me…
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