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Had a nice ride and awesome hike while in Pike National Forest. We were lucky enough to see a cow moose with 2 calves while hiking. They were very beautiful and we were able to watch them undisturbed eating and playing for a while. A...More
Took a spontaneous trip over Labor Day weekend with no lodging plans, just the intent to find a great spot for dispersed camping. I was a little concerned because there was a hot air balloon festival in Colorado Springs and it was a holiday weekend....More
If you get the chance you have to go to the top of Pikes Peak ! It is breathtaking ! There was quite a bit of road construction , that made it a mess to drive most the way up, then park the car &...More
The view is stunning. We rented a jeep ranger to drive up the mountain. There are amazing views with stops along the way. We are from the Midwest. I have never used all the gears on my car before. I learned how. The park rangers...More
This national forest offers up amazing Rocky Mountain vistas replete with aspen groves that make the various wildernesses within it perfect for checking out the famous yellow aspens of fall as well as for outstandingly remote backpacking options.
I live a mile out of the forest, so needless to say i visit is frequently. The trails are well marked and maintained. Great camping abound. Off roading is endless, may not be beginners trails though. Wildlife is well managed by the forest service.