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Great Hike

Did the Royal Arch trail. It was challenging but beautiful. About 5 miles round trip with a 1600ft... read more

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Sarasota, Florida
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Absolutely breathtaking

Had a beautiful hike on several trails, all with different extraordinary views. And there were many... read more

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Pittsburgh, Pa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Did the Royal Arch trail. It was challenging but beautiful. About 5 miles round trip with a 1600ft elevation. It was all worth it once you got to the Arch

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a beautiful hike on several trails, all with different extraordinary views. And there were many options for various levels of hikers...I was wearing our 10 month old daughter in a carrier for example.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A must see in Colorado. So peaceful and beautiful and enjoyed my hike there for sure. Many trails to choose from.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Park is really nice. Parking is tough and it can be very busy/crowded at times. Trails range from easy/family to long/challenging.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First, you get your fill of fun - if you include a picnic and a hike you’re looking at about a 1/2 day. The hikes are not easy, a bit more strenuous than I was expecting partly because of the weather. I took Chautauqua Trailhead...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I climbed the Third in 1965 and fell in love with Boulder. I moved here in 1983 and still live here today.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go to the Chautauqua area and there is a ranger cottage for hiking trails with someone to help you, from easy to moderate trails, along with a dining hall and park area where concerts are held.

Thank nancy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Flatirons area on the west side of Boulder allows for an up close and personal with Boulder's natural, magnificent backdrop. There are interconnected trails of all lengths and difficulties allowing anyone to put together a hike to their liking.

1  Thank montanapescado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If we get lucky enough to come back to this beautiful state I would definitely come back to try and hike more trails. We had hiked the entire day before at Rocky Mountain National Forest so we were kind of tired (and still felt a...More

Thank Marli_Perro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove up on this curvy road with sharp S-Curves. Lots of bicycles both uphill and downhill. The upstream guys had worked extremely hard, the downstream was super fast and dangerous. Lots of trails to hike, some reasonably level, some steep. Need nerves of steel

1  Thank Andrew K
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Georgina B
September 21, 2018|
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Response from gmnord | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! We spent the month of October there last year and hiked throughout the month with temps normally in the 70s. Watch forecasts and conditions as weather can have a sudden, short dip to snow. Up towards Nederland... More
August 5, 2018|
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Response from HSPNomad | Reviewed this property |
The best thing to do is make it an easy hike- there is a kind of “rock garden” area on the plateau by the NCAR building. It’s flat and there are trees and lots of rocks to climb on for about 1/4 mile. Your toddler can have... More
August 5, 2018|
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They're bad--and we have West Nile in the area, so you want DEET.