Great Sand Dunes NP Camping Adventure

Great Sand Dunes NP Camping Adventure

This trip was planned around backcountry camping in Great Sand Dunes National Park. We added in a few other unique nearby attractions – the UFO Watchtower and a stay at the Best Western Movie Manor – for a well-rounded long…

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge | Denver, Colorado

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge | Denver, Colorado

The Rocky Mountain Arsenal Wildlife Refuge is one of the country’s largest urban wildlife refuges. With a 15,000-acre combination of prairie, lakes and wetlands, the refuge is home to over 330 species of plants and animals, including burrowing owls, great…

Petroglyphs at Legend Rock, Wyoming

Petroglyphs at Legend Rock, Wyoming

Join us as we explore Wyoming’s Legend Rock Petroglyph Site near Thermopolis, Wyoming. https://learningtotravel.com/legend-rock-state-petroglyph-site/ #LegendRock #ThatsWY #Petroglyphs

Popo Agie Falls Trail Hike - Sinks Canyon State Park, Wyoming

Popo Agie Falls Trail Hike – Sinks Canyon State Park, Wyoming

The Popo Agie Falls are a series of waterfalls and cascades, with the longest vertical fall about 60 feet high that happen where the Popo Agie River cascades over large rock outcrops as it drops into Sinks Canyon. This hike…

Pawnee Buttes - National Grassland Hike

Pawnee Buttes – National Grassland Hike

Pawnee Buttes is a favorite low-traffic trail with beautiful scenery. Not your typical Colorado hike. Enjoy the subtle beauty and wide open spaces of the Pawnee National Grasslands, an hour plus from Fort Collins and Colorado’s Front Range. Blog post:…

Amtrak Denver to Glenwood Springs - Three-Day Weekend

Amtrak Denver to Glenwood Springs – Three-Day Weekend

Weekend trips to the mountains are one of the perks of living in Colorado’s Front Range. For a unique take on the three-day weekend, we chose to leave the car at home and climb aboard the train so we could…