This is the snowshoeing adventure that has it all: easy proximity to the Front Range, minimal crowds in the wintertime, challenging climbs, spectacular views, and long peaceful stretches of trail flanked by towering pines. Getting to Heart Lake on snowshoes is not an easy task. The hike is strenuous, and will likely take up the better part of your day. However, the challenge of the trek makes the stunning views of the lake and the Continental Divide that much more rewarding. Read on as we share all the essentials for planning your own Heart Lake snowshoe outing.
We’re big fans of traveling as light and efficiently as possible. Whenever possible, we strive to bring the smallest carry-on bags we can pack. This reduces the stress of waiting for our checked bags to come out of baggage claim, … Read More