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This is a nice little hiking loop along swan mountain road just before you descend into Breck. The over look is a popular place for family photos. I often stop here and jog the loop to give the dogs some exercise
This is an easy loop hike with a lot of places to stop. We ventured up over the top of the hill and our kids had a lot of fun running around and playing up there. Yes, the lake is low due to the drought,...More
The pine trees have been removed due to beetles several years ago. The seedlings they planted are starting to grow. It's going to take time before it gets back to normal. The lake is also very low. Not much to look at.
About halfway down Hwy 9 toward Breckinridge, you can turn east towards Arapaho Basin and head up a steep hill that curves around the big lake in Frisco and Dillon .... Its not a long drive and there is a nice parking area at the...More
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The walk from the parking lot to Sapphire point is fairly flat. I am assuming it will be at the lookout point. It is a beautiful spot and you shouldn't miss it. You can take it slowly, just make sure you don't go back the... More
The walk from the parking lot to Sapphire point is fairly flat. I am assuming it will be at the lookout point. It is a beautiful spot and you shouldn't miss it. You can take it slowly, just make sure you don't go back the long way. If the altitude bothers you when you get there, just rent some oxygen. My husband and I were married there 16 years ago. It is a beautiful spot for a wedding.