The pristine vistas, clear and calm alpine water, and mountain surroundings make Summit County the perfect place to spend a day on the water learning to kayak or stand-up paddleboard. Take your kayaks or paddleboards out to experience endless views and adventure solo, with a friend, or with the whole family! Check out this guide […]

Old Dillon Reservoir is a popular, easy trail that the whole family can do- and it won’t take the whole day. The hike will lead through aspens and pines to the Old Dillon Reservoir, built in the 1930s to supply water to the original town of Dillon. The old town of Dillon is covered by […]

Snow is melting, rivers are roaring, and the waterfalls are flowing! Watching the cascading water roar over rocks while you sit back, relax and enjoy the view…what could be better? We’ve compiled the BEST waterfall hikes in Summit County, just for you. Grab your hiking buddy and go on a picturesque adventure this summer!

Sapphire Point Overlook is one of the most popular hikes in the county- and for good reason! The hike is easy enough for the whole family and offers stunning views of the Tenmile Range and Lake Dillon. If you are looking for a hike to do with the kids, only have enough time for something […]

The mountains are a perfect place for family vacations. With an abundance of activities for all ages, there is fun for the whole family! But, planning with little ones can present unique challenges. Is it worth paying for a full-day activity and only having time for a few hours? Will the toddlers be able to […]

Get your hiking shoes ready because summer is just around the corner! This warm weather has us excited for alpine lakes, scenic vistas, and time on the trail. Hiking is a great way to get some exercise and experience the outdoors but it is important to be prepared no matter your experience level. Make sure […]