Tired of the I-70 gridlock and the masses of people at the ski slopes? Take a breath and escape with your family to Estes Park this spring break. Discover what it feels like to snowshoe across a frozen alpine lake and spot a bull elk forage in a snow-covered meadow. Or join your kids for…

There is nothing better than spending the day out on the water. Soaking up that Colorado summer sun. Imagine being able to do that while getting in a calorie-crushing workout. Luckily, you can. Standup Paddle Boarding, commonly known as SUP,  is cardio training mixed with a core strengthening workout. A water sport that has been…

Estes Park, Colorado is a photographer’s paradise. The scenery of the Rocky Mountains goes on for miles. Surrounded by vibrant aspens and pine trees. Wildlife often walk the streets, including the infamous Moose. Wildflowers bloom in the late spring into early summer. Snowy mountain peaks create a winter wonderland in the colder months. No matter…

Located in South East Estes Park is 1,362 acres of nature and wildlife. Hermit Park Open Space is home to a lush forest of pine and wetland meadows. Up until 1967 the park was once a cattle ranch. After that, it became a private retreat area for a company that bought it out. Eventually Larimer…

Colorado is known as one of the top ten destinations for mountain biking in the country. Each year the cycling and mountain biking community continues to grow. Mountain biking is a sport requiring riding bicycles off-road. Normally over rough terrain and rocks. Cycling is also a sport of riding bicycles. Normally in forms of road…

Introduction Birders and occasional birdwatchers are always thrilled after a time spent outdoors on arrival to Estes Park, why you ask? The National Audubon Society, dedicated to conserving birds and their habitat, labeled the park a Global Important Bird Area with over 280 different birds local to Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park. These parks…

Introduction What secrets do the skies hold? What truths are not told to those who do not listen? Or in the case of stargazing, who does not gaze? At Estes Park, we learn these truths and aspire to know more; Stargazer, we invite you to, first of all, come for a vacation here in Estes…

Introduction The landscape of Colorado is probably one of the fascinating things to experience about the state. The various elevations and depressions in the form of highlands and lowlands are not just pleasing to the eye but just like almost anything in nature, very functional. And we are particular about the continental divide in this…