WINDY PEAK

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Windy Peak via Burro Trail and Mountain Lion Starting Temp: 65deg F Ending Temp: NR  Weather Conditions: Sunny with scattered storms Mileage: 6.6 mile loop Elevation Gain: 1813ft Peak: 8925ft Visit Time: July 2016 Nearest City Marker: Golden, CO   TRAIL DESCRIPTION There are many trails and loops within Golden Gate Canyon State Park that can…

SAINT MARY’S GLACIER

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Saint Mary’s Glacier Starting Temp: NR Ending Temp: NR Weather Conditions: Sunny Mileage: 1.5 mile out and back Elevation Gain: 420ft Peak: 10848ft Visit Time: August 2011 Nearest City Marker: Idaho Springs, CO TRAIL DESCRIPTION Have you ever wanted to see a glacier? Or how about snow in the heat of summer? Then St. Mary’s Glacier…

BEN TYLER TRAIL

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Ben Tyler Trail Starting Temp: NR Ending Temp: NR Weather Conditions: Sunny with scattered clouds Mileage: 11.4 mile out and back Elevation Gain: 3390ft Peak: 11650ft Visit Time: September 2011 Nearest City Marker: Bailey, Colorado TRAIL DESCRIPTION Outside of Bailey, along the way to Kenosha Pass, lies the Ben Tyler Trail. This trail is a long trek with a…

BEAVER BROOK / CHAVEZ TRAIL

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Beaver Brook /Chavez Trail Starting Temp: NR – sub 32deg F Weather Conditions: Light to heavy snow showers Mileage: approx. 3.56 mile out and back (to valley and back) Elevation Gain: 1202ft Peak: 7559ft Visit Time: November 2015 Nearest City Marker: Genesee Park, CO   TRAIL DESCRIPTION If ever you are…

BALBOA PIER

DATA Beach: Newport Beach  Temp: 75deg F Weather Conditions: Sunny  Visit Time: September 2014 Nearest City Marker: Newport Beach, CA DESCRIPTION Surprise! Today’s feature is a beautiful beach off the coast of California, Newport Beach. Filled with golden sands, it’s a great place to take a stroll or a dip. Balboa Pier is unique feature off the…

DEVIL’S HEAD

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Devil’s Head Starting Temp: 55deg F Ending Temp: NR  Weather Conditions: Sunny with scattered clouds Mileage: approx. 2.96 mile out and back Elevation Gain: 1018ft Peak: 9489ft Visit Time: October 2013 Nearest City Marker: Sedalia, CO TRAIL DESCRIPTION This short out and back trek can be found in the Pike’s National Forest along Rampart…

GATEWAY OPEN MESA

TRAIL DATA Trail Name/No.: Gateway Open Mesa Starting Temp: 73deg F Ending Temp: 73deg F Weather Conditions: Sunny  Mileage: approx. 1.8 mile loop Elevation Gain: 340ft Peak: 6522ft Visit Time: October 2014 Nearest City Marker: Castle Rock, CO TRAIL DESCRIPTION Colorado offers several public places that have parks and trails that are called Open Spaces. One of the several found…