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Lost in the Woods

This is part of a weekly series, published fresh on Thursday mornings.


Escape the heat in Denver and take a hike around Colorado’s newest state park. Staunton State Park opened in May 2013 and boasts a wide variety of terrain and trails. One of our favorites: Staunton Ranch Trail (pictured), where you can get lost—hopefully only metaphorically, of course—exploring wildflower-filled meadows.

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