Despite a name that is synonymous with low temperatures, Winter Park doesn’t limit its activities to the colder months. Regardless of the season, there are plenty of things to do in Winter Park CO!
Undoubtedly the area’s most popular attraction, visitors flock to Winter Park yearly to experience the town’s world-class skiing. Winter Park Resort is the town’s premier ski resort, and the mountain provides enough challenges to keep skiers of any experience level occupied. Freestyle riders will feel right at home in the resort’s terrain parks, designed with the stunt enthusiast in mind. Additionally, visitors can try out the snow tubing and ski biking – among other activities – that Winter Park offers. Get your lift ticket today and experience skiing like you never have before.
With all the talk about skiing, Winter Park’s mountain bike trails might be overlooked by newcomers, but that won’t last long. Mountain Bike Capital USA has everything you need to know about mountain biking in Winter Park: maps, ride descriptions, guides to local lodging, a blog, photo gallery and much more. Visit MTBcapitalusa.com and experience Winter Park’s other downhill sport!
If you need something to do that’s both budget friendly and appeals to a wide range of ages, snow tubing in Winter Park is your solution. The Historic Fraser Tubing Hill, Colorado Adventure Park and Winter Park Resort’s Coca-Cola Tubing Hill are some of the best snow tubing the town offers. Each experience is a unique, family friendly experience. For more information on Winter Park snow tubing, check out our blog!
Hiking and Camping
Warmer weather is the ideal time to trade your skis and goggles for a pair of hiking boots and a backpack and explore the trails surrounding Winter Park. Whether you’re heading out for a quick afternoon trip, or a weekend expedition, you’ll find that Winter Park is flush with enough trails to keep your weekends booked. Listing all the trails in Winter Park and the surrounding area would be impossible, so we suggest visiting AllTrails.com’s list of trails near Winter Park, as well as WinterParkGuide.com’s hiking page.
Rocky Mountain National Park
A trip to Colorado without visiting Rocky Mountain National Park would be a mistake. Thankfully, this stellar portion of wilderness perfection is just over 100 miles north of Winter Park, and can easily be reached in a day. The towering Rocky mountain range is a spectacle in and of itself, not to mention the wildlife that inhabits the park. Open year-round, the park should top your to do list.
Hideaway Park Brewery
Locally owned and operated, this cozy brewery serves Winter Park an assortment of delicious brews, crafted by owner Andy Brumenschenkel. Quench your thirst with a pint from Hideaway Park Brewery, and while you’re there, be sure to grab a bite to eat at one of Winter Park’s great nearby restaurants!
The list of things to do in Winter Park CO doesn’t stop here! Instead, you can use this blog as a starting point. Annual events like beer and music festivals, hot air balloon rides, zip lining and much more await you here. Better yet, Real Estate of Winter Park has plenty of featured properties located in town, just moments away from many of the previously listed activities. Contact us today and find out how you can make this exciting town home!