If ever you’re looking for a fun family getaway, Amy Higgins doesn’t have enough wonderful things to say about Sylvan Lake in Eagle County. The CCL contributing writer and her family have created magical memories there, thanks to the pristine landscape, serene hiking trails and camp accommodations. And the fishing is praiseworthy — even the littlest littles can reel in a commendable catch. The area allows camping, offers cabins and yurts, and welcomes leashed canines. For information, visit cpw.state.co.us/placestogo/parks/SylvanLake/Pages/default.aspx.