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Rocky Mountains, Colorado

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#28 of 143 in Nature in Colorado
Experience the alpine climate in the Rocky Mountains. Test your mountaineering skills by hiking on 560 km (350 mi) of trails. The region includes easy, paved hiking trails, moderate dirt trails for hiking and biking, and moutaineering trails for serious backpackers and climbers. You can fish in a variety of lakes and streams, or try rafting for an adrenaline rush. The area is known for the mountain scenery, meadows, and wildlife--including elk, bears, pikas, and marmots. You can also go horseback riding, kayaking, or mountain biking. For Rocky Mountains and beyond, use our New Castle trip maker to get the most from your New Castle vacation.
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  • The drive towards it is already a feast. And then the beautiful wildflowers, the majestic views, and the superb trekking. One of my favorite destinations.  more »
  • The trailheads are clearly marked, trails were very well maintained. Be sure to stop by the visitors center for maps! Also, I downloaded Alltrails to ascertain the difficulty of trails. Hiking poles a...  more »
  • Four of us had the good fortune of visiting Rocky Mountain National Park at the end of August for a full day. As a mountain loving person, this national park is one of my favorites. I've visited it ab...  more »

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