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Sapphire Point Overlook

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"This is barely a hike, but not to be missed, as it is one of the most epic views in all of Summit County! Bonus points if you get here during sunset. Find a spot to relax, and enjoy the show. Difficulty Rating: Easy Popularity Rating: High Shadiness Factor: Mixed -Trailhead: Sapphire Point Overlook Trailhead -Stats: 0.6 mi RT, 36 ft elevation gain -Getting there: Easy! -Parking: FREE designated parking lot -Restrooms at the trailhead: Pit latrines -Puppers: On-leash -Best time to visit: All year, and sunset is the best! 📍Summit County, Co, is located on the ancestral homelands of the Núu-agha-tʉvʉ-pʉ̱ (Ute) peoples"

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Autumn in Colorado is all about hunting those vibrant golden sparkles of Aspen leaves that cover the mountain meadows and hillsides. This guide gives you everything you need for a magical weekend getaway in/around Breckenridge, Co, filled with stunning scenery, crisp fall air, and some of the most luscious spots for viewing fall colors. Expect colors to peak in Breckenridge Sept 15-Oct 5 (ish), but you will still catch some magic if you visit up to a week outside these days. EMAIL me for a discount code! Breckenridge, Colorado, is a small former mining community turned world class ski destination. The downtown is adorable and walkable, filled with restaurants, shops, and scenic views galore. Visiting during fall means all the fun with smaller crowds than winter. Inside you'll find suggested itineraries for two days of fun, that include: -Lodging options -Restaurant options with fall-forward vibes (think Oktoberfest beers, seasonal menus, smokey flavors, & scenic views) -Best hikes for viewing foliage, all in the easy-moderate range of difficulty -Suggestions for scenic leaf-peeping drives -Suggestions for epic sunset-viewing spots The best part is that ALL of these spots are vetted and dog-friendly, meaning you never have to make arrangements for leaving your doggo behind if you don't want to. This is a living guide, and will be updated as more information is learned. This is a living guide. As I discover more, I'll add more. You only have to unlock it once, and you'll get all future updates.
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