Lily Lake (RMNP): A relatively easy hike within about a 15 minute drive from the cabin.
Twin Sisters Trailhead (RMNP): A strenuous hike within about a 15 minute drive from the cabin.
Sombrero Ranches: Allenspark Stables
is located adjacent to the Rocky Mountain National Park and Roosevelt National Forest. This means you have access to hundreds
of miles of trails to the Wild Basin Area in Rocky Mountain National Park, back country lakes and trails in Roosevelt National
Saint Vrain Mountain Trail: Arapaho Roosevelt National Forest; from Allenspark,
take County Road 107 (Ski Road) south for 1.5 miles. National Forest System Road 116.1 heads up the hill to the right for
0.5 miles to the Saint Vrain Mountain Trailhead. Parking is limited, and pets are allowed on most of the trail with the exception
of a short portion that makes its way through Rocky Mountain National Park.
Indian Peaks Wilderness Area: Saint Vrain Mountain Trailhead
is the trailhead for the Saint Vrain Mountain Trail #915. The trailhead can accomodate about 12 parked vehicles. This trailhead accesses the Indian
Peaks Wilderness Area, which requires camping permits for all overnight trips between June 1 and September 15.
Long's Peak Trailhead (RMNP): Take CO Hwy 7 west. At approx 1.75 miles you'll pass the
Wild Basin Entrance. Continue on Hwy 7 for a total of approx 5.5 miles from Allenspark to the Longs Peak Ranger Station and
Campground entrance. At the sign turn left and proceed another mile to the trailhead.
Wild Basin (RMNP): Take CO Hwy 7 west. At approx 1.75 miles, you will follow a dirt
road around Copeland Lake, following North St. Vrain Creek until you reach the Wild Basin Ranger Station and Trailhead.
South Saint Vrain Fishing Sites: There are fishing sites along Hwy 7, at mile markers 6 and
7.5 miles west of Lyons toward Allenspark; fishing permit required. From
Allenspark, follow Colorado Highway 7 toward Lyons. Turn into the pullout 7.5 miles west of Lyons.
Estes Valley Dog Park: Fenced
dog park with lake swimming available! Located in Estes Park at HWY 36 and Community Drive.
St. Malo Church: Don't miss this amazing chapel
on the rock, located on scenic highway 7 enroute from Allenspark to Estes Park, 10758 Hwy 7.
Old Gallery Allenspark: A welcoming center for arts, wellness, education and social activities owned and operated by the
Allenspark Community Cultures Council, a non-profit, tax exempt corporation. Located at 14863 Hwy 7 in Allenspark, with hours
from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturdays and Sundays through 19 December and 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM starting in January. Also open
Note: When you're out hiking, please
watch out for high waters and wet conditions. Keep informed about flooding potential in Boulder County by
visiting the Division of Emergency Management at: www.coemergency.com.
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