Sometimes the great outdoors of Colorado is even better when you can keep the best parts of the indoors.

According to a press release from Black Tree Resort, the resort has been named the best place for glamping in Colorado by USA Today and 10Best.com for the 3rd time.

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What is Glamping?

Think of glamping as the luxury version of camping. Traditional camping typically means giving up some of your favorite amenities like running water, electricity, heating and air, plumbing, etc.

Glamping, however, allows you to keep those luxuries that many of us are so fond of, while still allowing you the opportunity to enjoy life outside.

Glamping At Black Tree Resort in Colorado

Black Tree Resort is located in Lake George, Colorado, and sits on 80 acres of private property.

Eleven Mile State Park is only 5 minutes away from the resort where you can enjoy activities such as:

  • kayaking,
  • canoeing,
  • sailing,
  • motor boating,
  • fishing,
  • and so much more!

The resort features fully furnished wall tents that house two Queen sized beds. Inside the tent, you'll find a wood-burning stove, and solar-powered indoor and outdoor lighting.

Outside of your tent, you'll find:

  • A Covered deck with cushioned seating
  • Private outdoor picnic table and fire pit with Adirondack chairs
  • Electric golf cart to get around the property

The bathroom is housed separately with, yes, real running water! Soap, shampoo, towels, and even a hair dryer are provided as well.

One of the biggest highlights of Black Tree Resort? All-Inclusive, breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included in your stay, leaving you with maximum free time for enjoying the great outdoors!

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