Rocky Mountain National Park: Alpine Mini-Hikes | Colorado | 08/06/19

It was Nicholas' last day in Colorado, and while we were both too tired to snag a 14er, his request to hike above treeline could easily be accomplished in a much less exhausting way. We hadn't visited RMNP yet in his 2 week visit, so we opted to tackle some of the easy, high altitude …

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Chasm Lake | Colorado | 10/28/18

Chasm Lake | Rocky Mountain National Park Estes Park, CO | 10/28/18 | 9.70 miles | 2,392' gain I needed this hike. I mean, really NEEDED it. Now that alpine winter has descended upon the high country, my opportunities for high-altitude hiking have become limited. Many access roads are gated off for the winter, increasing …

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