Kalli Hawkins

  • Sunrise hike into St. Mary's Glacier

    The trailhead begins in Idaho Springs, from I-70 take exit 238 for Fall River Rd and follow that for 9 miles. You will begin to see signs for St. Mary's Glacier at 8.5 miles. The parking lot is located on the left side of the road, with a lower an...

    1.4 miles 450 ft gain

  • Solo Hike Quandary Peak at 14,265 ft

    To Trailhead: Drive through Breckenridge an continue on CO 9 for 8 miles until you reach road 850/Blue Lakes Road then take a left. The parking lot will be on the right hand side. The signs for the trailhead are easily visible, and the trail begin...

    6.75 miles 3450 ft gain

  • Hike into Lake Isabelle

    Getting to the Trailhead: From the town of Nederland, take CO 72 for 12 miles and turn left on Brainard Lake Road. Pass through a fee station of $10 and continue 3 miles until you reach the parking lot. This is a wonderful day hike, it's a relativ...

    4.5 miles 500 ft gain

  • Watch the sunrise on top of Mt. Bierstadt

    To Trailhead: Take the exit to Georgetown, drive through town and follow signs for Guanella Pass. Proceed up Guanella Pass until you see signs for Bierstadt Trailhead on the left. There is plenty of parking available and even bathrooms if need be....

    7 miles 2850 ft gain