St. Mary's Glacier 

St. Mary's Glacier 

With an entire summer ahead to explore the beauty of Colorado, these are a few of the many gorgeous places that you don’t want to miss out on! Both close and far from home- all are definitely worthwhile.


  1. Castlewood Canyon-  

Features: 4 miles, Canyon Dam

Level: Easy to moderate

2989 Colorado 83, Franktown, CO 80116


  1. St. Mary’s Glacier-

Features: 1.4 miles, snow-capped year-round

Level: Intermediate

Arapaho National Forest, 7599 Fall River Rd, Idaho Springs, CO 80452


  1. Mount Elbert Peak-

Features: Highest peak in Colorado

Level: intermediate

High point of Lake County and the State of Colorado, U.S.


  1. Blue Lakes Trail-

Features: 8.6 miles, 3 stunning blue lakes, lush wildflowers

Level: difficult

Telluride, CO 81435

By: Megan Mondragon