Hanging Lake, one of the most beautiful lakes in Colorado. Looking for a great hike to get out of the city? look no further, about 3 hours from Denver, this hike is definitely worth the drive. Anyone who’s interested in going should read the definitive guide on this hike over at http://dayhikesneardenver.com/hanging-lake-colorado/ . And since you’ll be close to Glenwood Springs you can always check out the hot-springs afterwards to relax. If you’re a Denverite and heading back to the city, on your way make sure to stop and refuel at Annapurna restaurant in Vail, which has the best Nepali/ Indian food in Colorado.