The 50 Most Stunning Waterfalls in the US for an Epic Outdoor Getaway

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Looking to get outside and spend some time appreciating the great outdoors? You can go on a scenic drive, visit a beautiful lighthouse, or hit the road and see some of the best waterfalls in the US! Here are fifty great American waterfalls to choose from.  Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Best Waterfalls in … Read more

13 Fairytale Castles in Colorado to Add Magic to Your Colorado Adventures

I love seeing castles! I have spent time abroad exploring some of the most beautiful castles in the world and I can attest, seeing castles in Colorado can be just as exciting as seeing them in Europe! You just have to know where to look. Here are the best Colorado castles which you can find all over … Read more

The 16 Colorado National Parks: Why & How to Visit Each One!

I’ve been to a few National Park Service sites in Colorado, and they never disappoint! Here are the US National Parks in Colorado so you can plan your own Colorado adventure. Can’t read now? Pin for later! How to Visit Colorado’s National Parks Well, if you’re a Colorado local then you probably already know that … Read more

27 Most Stunning Colorado Waterfalls

Bridal Veil Falls Bridal Veil Falls in Colorado is considered the longest free-falling waterfall in the region. At 365 feet high, the Fall is located eastward through Telluride town towards the east of box canyon along Colorado avenue. Off-road and hiking trails will lead you to this magnificent fall. Bridal Veil Falls attracts tourists from … Read more

17 Beautiful Beaches in Colorado for Your Next Summer Escape

Growing up in Oklahoma, we escaped to Colorado for its beautiful mountains, ski slopes, and yes, its beaches. The state is home to a sprawling and vast wilderness sprinkled with cool and relaxing lake getaway spots. Here are the best beaches in Colorado for you to plan your own lake retreat. There is easily a … Read more

The 25 Best Colorado Scenic Drives

Alpine Loop Alpine Loop is a 65-mile treeless scenic byway with a breathtaking view. Located near Ouray, one of the most magical towns in Colorado because of its high altitude, Alpine Loop winds between the high mountains of Ouray, Silverton and Lake City. The drive through the Loop is only suitable for a four-wheel car … Read more

The 40 Most Scenic Drives in America for Stunning Weekend Getaways

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If you’re looking to take a day trip or a road trip where the drive is just as beautiful as the destination – or is the destination – then you want to pick on the of the most scenic drives in America for your next getaway. From the east coast to the west, from Alaska … Read more

How to Visit Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado’s UNESCO World Heritage Site

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When we first started our 7-month road trip around the Western United States to tour the National Parks of the West, we had no idea that one of the most historical and unique UNESCO World Heritage sites sat just hours outside of our backdoor. We set out to visit Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado’s UNESCO … Read more