Independence Mountain (Pence Park)

General Trail Information: Independence Mountain (Pence Park) Independence Mountain (Pence Park): ★★ (⅖ Stars) Distance: 2.25 miles RT (distance can vary by .4 miles depending on route) Elevation Start: 7,568 ft Highest Point: 8,335 ft Total Elevation Gain: 781 ft Estimated Time to Complete: 1-1.5 Hours RT Difficulty: Easy to Moderate  What does this mean?…

Evergreen Lake Hike Review

General Park Information: Evergreen Lake Evergreen Lake Rating: ★★ (⅖ Stars) Distance: 1.4 miles (around the entire lake) Elevation Start: 7,351 ft Highest Point at Lake: 7,415 ft Total Elevation Gain: Under 100 ft Estimated Time to Complete: 30 minutes to 1 hour Difficulty: Walk in the Park What does this mean? Class: Class 1…

Eldora Mountain Review

Eldora Mountain Review Eldora Mountain Website: http://www.eldora.com/ Eldora Mountain Trail Map Rating: ★★ (2.5/5 Stars) Parking: Eldora offers one main area to park which is impossible to miss when you are driving in. The lot is pretty massive, but once it fills up, (usually around 10-11AM), it can be a real pain to find a spot….

Three Sisters Park Evergreen Colorado Hike Review

General Park Information: Three Sisters Park Three Sisters Park Rating: ★★★ (⅗ Stars) Distance: Three Sisters Park has 15.3 miles of trails- see complete park map here. Elevation Start: 7,400 ft (approximate)  Highest Point In Park: 8,527 (Evergreen Mountain) Total Elevation Gain: Various – most trails are under 500 ft total Estimated Time to Complete:…

Culebra Peak Colorado 14er Hike Review

General Mountain Information: Culebra Peak Video Hike Review: Culebra Peak Culebra Peak: ★★★ (⅗ Stars) Distance: 14 Miles from Ranch HQ, 7 miles from Four Way, 5 miles from Upper TH Elevation Start: 9,500 ft from Ranch HQ, 10,800 from Four Way, 11,240 ft from Upper TH Highest Point: 14,049 ft Total Elevation Gain: 5,450…

Flying J Ranch Park Colorado Hike Review

General Park Information: Flying J Ranch Park Flying J Ranch Park Rating: ★★ (⅖ Stars) Distance: Flying J Ranch Park has 4.7 miles of trails- see complete park map here. Elevation Start: 7,600 ft Highest Point In Park: 8,100 ft Total Elevation Gain: Various – most trails are under 500 ft total Estimated Time to…