Gem Lake Trail – Estes Park, CO

Gem Lake Trail started from the Lumpy Ridge trailhead, which was located a few minutes northeast of downtown Estes Park. Continue reading “Gem Lake Trail – Estes Park, CO”


Snowshoeing to Nymph, Dream, & Emerald Lakes – Estes Park, CO

Rocky Mountain National Park’s Bear Lake trailhead is located 20 minutes from downtown Estes Park, Colorado. Continue reading “Snowshoeing to Nymph, Dream, & Emerald Lakes – Estes Park, CO”

Thomas Park – Mountain Biking Trails – Marion, Iowa

Thomas Park is located in Marion, Iowa at the intersection of Blairs Ferry RD and Marion BLVD. Recreation includes mountain biking, running, dog walking, frisbee golf, several playgrounds, and a splash pad. Continue reading “Thomas Park – Mountain Biking Trails – Marion, Iowa”

Sunderbruch Park – Mountain Bike Trails – Davenport, Iowa

Sunderbruch Park is located on the west side of Davenport, Iowa and only a few miles from I-280. Recreation on the trails includes mountain biking, dog walking, and horseback riding. Parking is free, abundant, and supports horse trailers. There are restrooms and a picnic area but no water fountains. My cell phone service was strong while in the park. Continue reading “Sunderbruch Park – Mountain Bike Trails – Davenport, Iowa”