June is Great Outdoors Month! We are so lucky to live in a great state that allows us to celebrate Great Outdoors Month in so many different ways and all season long. Whether you like fishing, camping, hiking, biking or all of the above, there is a little something for everyone to enjoy here. What adventure will you choose?
You want to go hiking!
We have so many spots to choose from, practically in our own backyard. Did you know you can check out a GPS from the library to take with you?
You want to go camping!
Colorado has a million places to choose from, from private and public campgrounds to dispersed camping. Wherever you go will be beautiful. Try out one of our solar light bulbs while you're camping under the stars.
You want to go fishing!
Fishing is fun and a great activity for all ages. Don't worry if you are a newbie to fishing, you only need to know the basicsopens a new windowopens a new window to get yourself or your children started with a great lifelong hobby (and we can always use an excuse to get out of the house!). Check out this post on some local fishing holes.
- The Complete Fishing Manual.
- Kids' Guide to Fishing
- The Total Fishing Manual
- Fishing Guide
- Fish of the Rockies
- Flyfisher's Guide to Colorado's Lost Lakes and Secret Places
- Practical Fishing Knots
You want to go biking!
Take a bike ride through town, a state park or up to the high country. Record your adventures with a GoPro!
- Mountain Biking Colorado
- Road Biking Colorado
- Best Bike Rides: Denver and Boulder
- Ultralight Bike Touring and Bikepacking
- The Urban Cycling Survival Guide
- Bike Repair and Maintenance
- Zinn and the Art of Road Bike Maintenance
Whatever adventure you choose, you are sure to have a wonderful time. Tell us, how will you be celebrating Great Outdoors Month?