This Colorado Winter Wildlife Hike Will Spoil You For Life

The weather outside is downright cold, but that doesn’t matter, as we are Coloradans and require daily outdoor time! If you want to make the most out of your time outside, we recommend doing so by taking this winter wildlife hike that is guaranteed to spoil you for life.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Coyote Valley Trail can be reached from Grand Lake via Trail Ridge Road and is located about five miles into RMNP (just look for the trailhead sign).

Have you hiked this amazing trail? Did you spot any wildlife? Let us know in the comments below, and don’t forget to share photos from your outdoor adventures on our Colorado Nature Lovers Facebook group!

Check out even more of our favorite winter hikes by clicking 6 Easy Winter Wonderland Hikes Near Denver Anyone Can Do!