The Ridge at Castle Pines North. Catch the morning light on the Rockies from the stone and timber dining room of the Ridge Restaurant. Jump-start your day with a breakfast burrito smothered in green chili. $. 1414 Castle Pines Pkwy.; 303/688-4575.
Patty Jewett Golf Course. Take in the view of Pikes Peak towering above the tree-lined fairways as you dig into classic eggs Benedict at the Patty Jewett Bar & Grill inside the equally classic 1910 Spanish-revival clubhouse. $. 900 E. Española St.; 719/385-6944.
Willis Case Golf Course. Overlooking impossibly green fairways against a dusky sweep of the Front Range foothills, this spot satisfies early-morning cravings with the Hungry Golfer's Special: three eggs, home fries, bacon, two pancakes, and toast. $. 4999 Vrain St.; 303/477-9512.
Indian Peaks Golf Course. Regulars return to the Indian Peaks Grill for the hefty breakfast sandwich ― eggs and a choice of filling stuffed in a toasted roll ― and views to Longs Peak, Indian Peaks Wilderness, and the Flatirons. $. 2300 Indian Peaks Trail; 303/666-9597.
Arrowhead Golf Club. At On the Rocks Bar and Grill, fanciful views of red sandstone formations are served up along with signature three-egg omelets like the Arrowhead ― stuffed with maple-pepper bacon and pepper jack cheese. $. 10850 W. Sundown Trail; 303/ 973-9614. ―James Boone