Sometimes, the fun of hiking in Colorado is finding trails that lead to beautiful or unique destinations, such as former homesteads or gorgeous alpine lakes. Not only do you get in a great workout hiking there, but if the endpoint is somewhere special, it makes the adventure that much more rewarding.

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A great hike for Colorado adventure seekers to put on their bucket list can be found by taking a windy road through the town of Morrison and into the mountains.
It's common to come across wildlife in this area, and there are also plenty of places to throw in a fishing pole throughout the hike.

Bear Creek Trail to the Castle

Take this easy hike on the Bear Creek Trail to the Dunafon Castle.

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