For most people who love to hike in Boulder Colorado the weather is usually a concern but not a deterrent. In fact, winter hiking and snowshoeing are two very popular sports along the Colorado's Rocky Mountains because of our generally mild climate. However if you live in Colorado you know the weather changes in an instant and if you are planning a winter hike you need to be prepared. Here are a few gorgeous “almost winter” pictures of mountains in Boulder and a couple tips for beginner winter hikers.
Just a Hint of Snow Chautauqua Boulder
The Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark
Beginner Winter Hiking Tips:
- Do not over exert yourself with too long of a trip.
- Pack efficiently, wisely and consider all possibilities.