Gloria Wadzinski lives in Boulder, Colorado, about one hour from Rocky Mountain National Park. She enjoys spending weekends at the park and the nearby towns of Estes Park and Grand Lake, Colorado.
Known appropriately as the Highway to the Sky, Trail Ridge Road crosses the continental divide at a whopping 12,183 feet. Colorado has also designated Trail Ridge Road as a scenic and history byway.
A moderate hike along Rocky Mountain National Park's Lumpy Ridge. You see unusual rock formations and a small lake with a beach.
My husband and I headed to Rocky Mountain National Park for a weekend of winter fun. I thought I was super prepared. But, the weekend was an education.