5 of the Best Tent Camping Sites in Central Colorado

5 of the Best Tent Camping Sites in Central Colorado

After visiting dozens of campgrounds in Central Colorado we created this list of our favorite five places to pitch a tent.

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The Best Places to See the Most Vibrant Fall Foliage in Central Colorado

The Best Places to See the Most Vibrant Fall Foliage in Central Colorado

The best time for fall colors in Colorado is from mid-September thru mid-October.  Peak color first begins in the mountains of northern Colorado and usually lasts 

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Whitewater Rafting for Beginners - How to Splash Fear in the Face

Whitewater Rafting for Beginners - How to Splash Fear in the Face

Nervous about whitewater rafting?
We were too... until we survived our first set of rapids.  As last summer came to an end, we decided it was time to check another item off our Colorado Bucket List - Rafting on the Arkansas River thru ...

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Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Clear Creek Canyon

Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Clear Creek Canyon

Journey back in time with a visit to the historic mining camps and ghost towns in northern Chaffee County.  Located a short drive from either Leadville or Buena Vista.

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Lake Irwin - Amazing Camping at 10,000 ft

Lake Irwin - Amazing Camping at 10,000 ft

Hiking trails, waterfalls, fishing, camping, canoeing, and large meadows of wildflowers are just a few of the reasons why camping at Lake Irwin should be on your Colorado bucket list.  

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Step Back in Time With a Visit to the Best Ghost Town in Colorado

Step Back in Time With a Visit to the Best Ghost Town in Colorado

Known as Colorado's "Most Original Ghost Town", St Elmo sits along Chalk Creek just above 10,000 feet.  Much of the original architecture has been frozen in time providing a historical record of an early Rocky Mountain mining town. 

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