Tag Archive: Colorado Waterfall

Apr 03

Hanging Lake: A Colorado Treasure

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Hanging Lake, a beautiful turquoise lake in scenic Colorado.  A natural wonder that is ever so popular with day hikers.  Those that have not made this short two and half mile round trip hike, are truly missing out.  I would consider it one of the best day hikes that I have ever done. A scenic …

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Dec 11

Rifle Falls State Park

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Rifle Falls State Park is a small but visually stunning state park in Colorado.  Located in the Northwest part of the state, Rifle Falls State Park is the only 80-foot triple waterfall in Colorado.  It is a stunning waterfall, but what amazed us was everything else we got to see there. It ended up being a …

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Jul 27

North Clear Creek Falls: A Colorado Treat

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North Clear Creek Falls is a beautiful waterfall that does not require a hike to go see so definitely worth a stop if you find yourself in south central Colorado.  The waterfall is located along the Silver Thread Scenic Byway on Forest Road 510.  Our particular route was from Alamosa which we were staying at to see …

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Jul 13

Zapata Falls: Short Hike to a Hidden Waterfall

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Zapata Falls near the Great Sand Dunes National Park is a small 25 foot waterfall that requires a short hike up a mountain creek to see.  It is the perfect way to cool down during a summer visit to the sand dunes.  Or if you are visiting during the winter months you would be in …

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