10 Beautiful Places to Relax and Enjoy Summer

Have you ever wanted to just "Linger a Little Longer"

When you're just not ready to call it a day, not ready to go home, back to school or work, the Cairn August Collection is the perfect present to have. The curated box of award-winning outdoor accessories are the perfect mix of items that keep the good times going. So crack open your box, pull up a chair and watch the sunset with a smile on your face at these amazing locations. 

Photo: Josh Currie

Kite Hill is a little escape from the busy streets and corporate attractions below. It's a great place to stop, take a breath and watch the sunset as you look out over the valley.

Photo: Ben Beyers

A sunset at Anaehoomalu Point is the perfect way to unwind and finish up a beautiful day in paradise.  

Photo: Veronica Reinert

Sunsets at the beach are great and all, but getting to watch them with your dog by your side makes them even better. 

Photo: Breanne McNitt

Watch the last rays of sunset leave El Capitan as you sit in El Cap Meadow, drink in hand, friends and family by your side


Photo: Roark Nelson

This is a great place to take a short walk on the beach, have a snack and a drink, and relax as the sun sets over the Pacific Ocean. 

Photo: Elizabeth Denham

This is an easy, pleasant walk that usually contains some interesting characters along the way. Take a picnic and enjoy the scenery and people. 

Photo: Alex E

Explore this hidden gem on the secluded and rarely visited Eastern Shore of Virginia. It's the perfect place to end your day.

Photo: Michael Gabbert

Enjoy this easy-to-access and spectacular view of the the sun setting over the Gulf of Mexico at the tip of Anna Maria Island. 

Photo: Matthew Chang

End your day at Big Bend National Park with a classic desert sunset. 

Photo: Josiah Roe

Enjoy beautiful views of the hogsbacks and mountains of the Front Range including the Bellvue Dome & the Poudre River just minutes from downtown Fort Collins.

Cover photo: Roark Nelson

Published: August 23, 2018

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