Jason HatfieldExplorer

Adventure and travel photographer based out of Denver, Colorado. I teach photography workshops and offer private guiding around the west. More at jasonjhatfield.com

Photograph The Rimrock Hoodoos

Kane County, Utah

The Rimrock area of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument offers a playground to any level of landscape photographer.

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Drive Kebler Pass for Fall Colors

Crested Butte, Colorado

Kebler Pass, or Gunnison County Road (GCR) 12, is an excellent place to see fall colors in Colorado.

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Watch the Sunset from Mt Evans Road

Evergreen, Colorado

Leave Evergreen, CO and access the Mount Evans Road and Mount Evans Recreation Area from Squaw Pass, CO 103 at Echo Lake.

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Hike Pawnee Pass and Pawnee Peak

Ward, Colorado

Start at the Long Lake trailhead in the Brainard Lake Recreation area (there's a fee to park, if you don't have a pass).

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Photograph the Glade Creek Grist Mill

Danese, West Virginia

Hidden deep in the Appalachian Mountains near the New River Gorge sits an extremely photogenic grist mill.

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Hike to Tamanawas Falls

Mount Hood, Oregon

This easy trail in the Mt Hood National Forest has a journey just as lovely as the destination.

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Hike or Bike Matthews/Winters Park

Golden, Colorado

Matthews/Winters Park, which is part of the Jefferson County Open Space system, is proof that you do not have to go far from the city to enjoy the mountains.

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Hike the South Rim Trail at Roxborough State Park

Littleton, Colorado

Roxborough State Park is one of the closest parks to the Denver metro area and is the perfect place to go if you're looking to experience the great outdoors without having to drive too far from the c.

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Explore the St. Elmo Ghost Town

Nathrop, Colorado

If you're willing to go off the beaten path to a neat little ghost town, St. Elmo, Colorado is the place for you! About 2 and a half hours west of Colorado Springs, Colorado lies the town of St.

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Photograph Ancient Bristlecone Pines on Mt. Goliath

Evergreen, Colorado

On the way to the summit of Mt. Evans sits a small 160 acre preserve of some of the world's oldest living trees.

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Hike to Bierstadt Lake

Estes Park, Colorado

From the Bierstadt Lake Trailhead on Bear Lake Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, you start out in lodgepole pines at 8850 feet high. But you quickly get into the aspens.

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Hike Negro Bill Canyon

Moab, Utah

The Negro Bill Canyon trail is 2.4 miles to Morning Glory Bridge and can take anywhere between 3-5 hours round trip. Negro Bill Canyon is nestled right along the Colorado River in Moab, UT.

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Hike to False Kiva

Moab, Utah

False Kiva is an off the beaten path destination located in the “Island in the Sky” district of Canyonlands National Park, a bit outside of Moab, Utah.

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Night Photography in Moab

Moab, Utah

Moab, Utah should be on every photographer's "to do" list.

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Ice Climb the Ouray Ice Park

Ridgway, Colorado

Over a mile of the Uncompahgre Gorge is farmed for ice every year and they have gotten very good at it!! The ice park begins at the southern edge of town and continues south through the gorge for app.

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Camp in American Basin & Hike Handies Peak

Lake City, Colorado

Handies Peak (14,048’) might be the easiest of the 14ers in the San Juans to climb, but its gorgeous setting high above the incredible wildflowers of American Basin make it more than worthwhile.

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Hike the Blue Lakes Trail

Telluride, Colorado

Your adventure begins at the Blue Lakes Trailhead, elevation 9400’, in Uncompahgre National Forest.

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Hiking Uncompahgre Peak (14,309')

Lake City, Colorado

At 14,309 feet, the summit of Uncompahgre Peak is the highest point in the entire San Juan range, but getting to it requires only good hiking skills, good physical shape, and a four-wheel-drive, high.

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Hike the Decalibron Loop

Leadville, Colorado

Start your hike at the Kite Lake trailhead, where you can find overnight camping for a small fee, or park a bit down the road for free.

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Hike Mount Massive

Leadville, Colorado

Starting from the Mt Massive Trailhead off of Halfmoon Creek Road (a half mile past the more popular Mt Elbert Trailhead), follow the excellent and easy trail into the woods.

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Backpack The Holy Cross Wilderness (via the Missouri Creek Trailhead)

Minturn, Colorado

Come check out what the Holy Cross Wilderness has to offer on this this challenging overnight backpacking trip! Over 9 miles and ~2500ft elevation gain, you’ll have the opportunity to discover pictu.

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Explore Clear Creek Falls

Durango, Colorado

An amazing, unnamed falls in Colorado that appears to be surrounded by a temperate rainforest.

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