While scrolling through some points of interest on google maps, I chanced upon Sapphire Point Overlook; a 9,500 foot Overlook Point with magnificent views. I decided it is definitely worth a small detour on our way back from Breckenridge to Vail. When we arrived...

The Rocky Mountain Coaster is one of North America’s longest Alpine Coasters. The 5,800 foot mountain coaster allows you to race down at up to 25 miles per hour while descending 430 vertical feet on an average grade of 10.9%. The coaster takes you through...

We stopped for gas at the Conoco gas station at the Wheeler Junction across Copper Mountain. As we were waiting for the tank to fill up, I noticed a creek right behind the gas station. The nearby mountains rose up behind the picturesque babbling brook....

Frisco Bay Marina is a marina located in a beautifully kept area of the shore of the Dillion reservoir. Within the Bay Marina is the Marina Park; a grassy area with a playground, walking paths near the water and a small beach area for swimming....

We kept noticing a sign at the side of the highway that said “Officer’s Gulch” when we travelled from where we stayed in Vail to Frisco or Breckenridge and I was intrigued. When we passed and had a few minutes to spare we pulled off...

Breckenridge Mountain, under the same ownership as the Vail Mountain, is a popular skiing destination with mountain activities during the summer. The Breck Connect Gondola stops right at the Mountain Base where the activities and hiking paths are located. Our visit this summer (2020) was...

I couldn’t believe it when my friend told me that the BreckConnect Gondola is free to ride. I had to check it out myself. I was pleasantly surprised to find out that she was absolutely correct. The 121 gondola cars transport people 391 feet from...

We really enjoyed walking along the River Walk in Breckenridge. We started out at the Breckenridge Alpine Garden; a very small area with flowers and plants, as well as pathways and benches right alongside the Blue River. We enjoyed dipping our feet into the refreshing...

The High Line Railroad Park is an exciting park with a twist. The park is Railroad themed with large genuine narrow gauge historical train cars parked right outside the park. Climbing is not allowed on the actual train cars, but many climbing opportunities present themselves...