Peak to Peak Scenic Byway

This Week’s Featured Drive

Okay, sure, there’s snow on the ground this morning, but rumor has it that we might have a little warmer weather this weekend, and November is known for quick changes in temperature.  So why not get out and enjoy some final fall sunshine and good beer while you’re at it!

Along with our hopes for a change in the weather, we finally finished updating all the content of our drives . . . this Peak-to-Peak page is the last to be written, and maybe one of the finest and most accessible sojourns into the mountains. Continue reading

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Breweries Near GABF: Longmont’s Top Notch Breweries

Breweries Near GABF: Our 2nd Mini-Series

In preparation for the Great American Beer Festival (GABF), it’s time to offer some quick resources for GABF attendees and Colorado locals to visit breweries within an hour of Denver and see some scenic beauty along the way.  This series highlights drives from our website, encouraging beer enthusiasts to enjoy brewery tours beyond GABF.  Today’s post focuses on a tour of Longmont, that can easily connect to Boulder, Loveland, Greeley, or Fort Collins for a longer day. No matter what, get out there and enjoy!

Episode 7: Longmont’s Left Hand Circuit

We’re often at a loss about how to include Lefthand Brewery of Longmont, on a weekend beer tasting circuit.  We somehow end up going to it last on the way back from Fort Collins or with an extra jaunt north from Boulder.

Left Hand’s Entrance

This is never a good idea and it’s ended up always being that “one brewery too many.” We make it home later than expected, often hungry, and always a bit cranky.  The solution? Continue reading