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How to Spend the Perfect Weekend in Logan County, Colorado

Now more than ever, escaping the congestion of the city and well-known road trip destinations is at the top of all of our lists. Lucky for you, we just returned from a 72-hour adventure in Logan County, Colorado, where the town of Sterling offers outdoor recreation and charm in big portions. A historic hub for sugar beat farming, today Sterling is the commercial center of northeast Colorado. But don’t let its remote location fool you. Located on the banks of the South Platte River with access to a 2,880-acre reservoir and several family-friendly watering establishments, Logan County is our go-to place to chill out away from it all this summer. Read on to find out why this is one place you won’t want to drive by on your next road trip!

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Top Snow Dog Sled Tours in the U.S.

Although Alaska normally is the first place people think of in reference to snow dog sled tours, there are so many other snowy locations that offer unforgettable sledding experiences! It helps that these locations are a bit closer to home, too. Ranging from California to Minnesota, here are five places you can dog sled to your heart’s content.

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3 Days in Estes Park: Gateway to the Rocky Mountains

Estes Park is known as the basecamp for Rocky Mountain National Park. Just northwest of Denver, the small town is surrounded on three sides by federally protected land⁠. What does that mean for us? Estes Park is a mecca for outdoor sports and activities all year-round. Plus, it has a thriving downtown area, events for every season, and great local cuisine.

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Alamosa: An oasis in Southern Colorado

We looked over at each other through our car windows and mutually nodded. It was the coldest part of night, right before the sun peaks over the horizon and begins warming everything up. I was up early on my way to Alamosa and had pulled into a parking lot at the base of The Great Sand Dunes alongside two other vehicles.

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