Ice in August: Hiking St. Mary’s Glacier in Idaho Springs, Colorado

Hiking St. Mary's Glacier in Idaho Springs, Colorado

I LOVE MY HOME!!! First-Timer's Guide: Idaho Springs | 5280

First-Timer's Guide: Idaho Springs

This is such a wonderful little town, super friendly people and lovely atmosphere. First-Timer's Guide: Idaho Springs

Idaho Springs - Colorado Ghost Town

Idaho Springs - Colorado Ghost Town Visited here a few years ago.

Bridal Veil Falls & Water Wheel near Idaho Springs CO.  Very short hike/walk at Water Wheel Park (new in June 2016).

Bridal Veil Falls is best viewed from Water Wheel Park, a short and easy walk from the downtown of Idaho Springs, Colorado. Another easy waterfall hike near Denver.

Beau Jo's Pizza - Idaho Springs, Colorado. I can't believe they're still around! We stopped there when I was in grade school. I still dip my pizza crust in honey.

Beau Jo’s Pizza – Idaho Springs, CO

Oh Beau Jo’s Pizza, how we love thee! On our way out to Silver Plume, Colorado for a family vacation, we made a stop for lunch in the mountain town of Idaho Springs at Beau Jo’s Pizza.

St. Marys Glacier Hike near Idaho Springs | Day Hikes Near Denver - Explore The Best Hiking in Colorado

Ten Colorado waterfall hikes, one mile or less. These Waterfalls make for great vacation destinations or beginner hikes. Enjoy the spray and thundering waters at these breathtaking sites.

A Trip to Mount Evans near Idaho Springs, #Colorado #hiking #mountains

A Trip to Mount Evans

Mount Evans is one of the most beautiful peaks in Colorado. Take a drive there to experience hiking, animal viewing, and a breath of fresh, thin air!