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Kendall Akin

Kendall grew up in Austin and like a lot of Texans do, fell in love with Colorado for its crisp mountain air and couldn't wait to make the move. Kendall stays curious about the world through her love of traveling, conversations with kind strangers & listening to every Avett Brothers song on repeat to find new meanings. Her "Estes Favorite" is walking up and down the river walk with a hot cup of coffee.

Experience the Holidays in Estes Park

Holidays in Estes Park are a magical time. The town springs to life with twinkling lights and festive store fronts. The restaurants and bars craft their tastiest holiday cocktails and coffees. And the shops have gifts for everyone on your list. Plus, events like Catch the Glow and Tree Lighting…

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Your Estes Park Bucket List

Estes Park has an endless amount of experiences that keep people coming back year after year, season after season. Do everything on this bucket list and we'll give you the unofficial title of the ultimate Estes Park traveler. Sip on local beer in a hot tub Feeling the snow fall while relaxing in…

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Find Your Perfect Place to Stay in Estes Park

Where you call home base can make all the difference when it comes to your vacation. Luckily you can't go wrong in Estes Park when mountain views are included with every stay. When choosing where to lay your head however, we all tend to prioritize different things. Are you on a budget? Looking for a…

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How to Capture Fall in Estes Park

Fall in Estes Park is extraordinary. As the aspen leaves turn yellow, it's hard not to capture the beauty on your digital device of choice. Photographers, whether that’s with their fancy lenses or their iPhones, flock to capture this beauty in frames. Here are some tips to give this colorful season…

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Take a Road Trip to Estes Park

Estes Park is only a 90-minute drive from Denver. And it goes by quickly as you drive alongside rivers, pass through the charming town of Lyons and wind your way up a beautiful canyon. Your trip to Estes Park can start as soon as you get in the car with these road trip tips. First, choose your…

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Find Romance in Estes Park

Estes Park sets a grand stage for romance. With it being only 90 minutes from Denver, it makes for the perfect escape to reconnect with your partner. Here's what we'd put on our itineraries each season if we were you: Summer Kick the morning off with a sunrise hike and revel in the peace of each…

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How to Spend A Day on Lake Estes

Nothing says summer more than a day spent on and around the lake. You’ve probably seen Lake Estes as you are driving into town, you may have even driven over it. Well, it’s the perfect time to get on it. We decided to help you plan your day on the lake. Here’s how it goes: Start off your day with…

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