Indian Peaks Wilderness


Am I Crazy?

When we first moved to Nederland ten years ago, we did so to live in the mountains.  We didn’t know much about this town of 1,500, other than it lay on the doorstep of the Indian Peaks Wilderness.  But we soon came to find out that throughout Colorado, Nederland had…

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The Rim Trail

Where’s there’s a lake, there’s a rim.  Where there’s a rim, there’s a trail.  At least in the case of Barker Reservoir. As the sun started to sink lower in the sky, I felt the need to try and squeeze in a run.  My normal favored running spots are almost…

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Memories of the Mill Site Inn

Yesterday was the end of an era.  The era of providing food and drink along the Peak to Peak Highway between Estes Park and Nederland. The Millsite Inn closed its doors for good yesterday.  If you’ve never driven the Peak to Peak Highway, you probably have no idea what I’m…

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