Blog Posts - Garden Of The Gods

The Best of Colorado Springs

As much as I like going to new destinations for travel, there are few places that I keep going back to. Come winter time and I dream of Colorado. Last December, we hit the road from Houston, TX towards Estes Park, CO via Colorado Springs. The drive i...
by thevagabondwayfarer on Jan 29, 2016

2014: A Great Year Outdoors

This was truly the year of getting outdoors and also trying new stuff - skiing, hiking, camping, orienteering, running, snowshoeing, and geocaching. It truly was a great year outdoors!January:"Where Epic Begins" - when we heard that Vail Resorts had...
by Midwest Multisport Life on Dec 31, 2014

Camping and Hiking at the Garden of the Gods

Camping and hiking at the Garden of the GodsLast week we headed south to Garden of the Gods in Shawnee National Forest.  With it being about 6 hours away, we left after breakfast and arrived with plenty of time to set up camp and take a short hi...
by Women's Endurance Gear on Dec 2, 2014

Hiking and Camping: Garden of the Gods

Pretty much from the time I moved to Chicago the first time, almost 30 years ago, I've had a visit to the Garden of the Gods Wilderness on my bucket list. Last weekend, for Thanksgiving, that dream became a reality.Millions of years ago, this area wa...
by Midwest Multisport Life on Dec 2, 2014

Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs.

Garden of the Gods is a public park located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA. It was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1971.The Garden of the Gods red rock formations were created during a geological upheaval along a natural fault line mill...
by Simple.Interesting on Mar 6, 2014

Balanced Rock, Colorado.

Balanced Rock is one of the most popular features of Arches National Park, situated in Utah, United States. It is located next to the park’s main road, at about 9 miles from the park entrance.The total height of Balanced Rock is about 39 m, wit...
by Simple.Interesting on Jun 16, 2013

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