60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Denver and Boulder

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Denver and Boulder

$22.95

3rd Edition

Including Fort Collins and Rocky Mountain National Park

This guide to 60 of the best hikes in the Denver-Boulder area leads you to scenic overlooks, wildlife hot spots, and historical settings.

It’s Time to Take a Hike in Beautiful Colorado!

The best way to experience Denver and Boulder is by hiking. Get outdoors with local authors and hiking experts Mindy Sink and Kim Lipker with the full-color edition of 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Denver and Boulder. A perfect blend of popular trails and hidden gems, the selected hikes transport you to scenic overlooks, wildlife hot spots, and historical settings that renew your spirit and recharge your body.

Explore the highlights of new Colorado trails, including a waterfall in Staunton State Park, aptly named Clear Creek as it tumbles alongside the Peaks to Plains Trail, and a historical ranch at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge. Enjoy classic favorites along the Front Range, such as Mount Bierstadt, one of Colorado’s iconic 14ers. Take in the views of Horsetooth Reservoir just outside Fort Collins. See Boulder’s Flatirons up close from Chautauqua Park. With these Colorado authors as your guides, you’ll learn about the area and experience nature through 60 of the region’s best hikes!

Each hike description features key at-a-glance information on distance, difficulty, scenery, traffic, hiking time, and more, so you can quickly and easily learn about each trail. Detailed directions, GPS-based trail maps, and elevation profiles help to ensure that you know where you are and where you’re going. Tips on nearby activities further enhance your enjoyment of every outing. Whether you’re a local looking for new places to explore or a visitor to the area, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Denver and Boulder provides plenty of options for a couple hours or a full day of adventure, all within about an hour from Denver, Boulder, and the surrounding communities, including trails near Fort Collins and Rocky Mountain National Park.

Additional information

Weight 14.4 oz
Dimensions 6 × 9 in
Author(s)

Mindy Sink

Contributor:

Kim Lipker

Format:

Paperback/Softback

Page Count:

296

Illustration Notes

Color maps and photos throughout

Series

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles

Publication Date

6/23/2020

Publisher

Menasha Ridge Press

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