Plan a Summer Trip To Winter Park, Colorado
Don’t be fooled by the name “Winter Park”. Winter Park, Colorado is full of summer time activities too! In fact, there may be even more options in the warmer months than the winter months. After researching all of the fun activities, we have decided to take the family to Winter Park, Colorado next summer. Check out our list of ideas:
Hiking: Do you love the outdoors as much as I do? I love finding new places to hike and enjoy the gorgeous scenery. There is plenty to see in Winter Park, Colorado. With hiking boots or rugged tennis shoes and a trail map, adventurers can explore over 600 miles of trails throughout Winter Park and the surrounding valley. Perk: It’s FREE!
Biking: There are well over 600 miles of cross-country trails to enjoy. And, biking is FREE! Trail maps, tips, biking events, and more information are located at mtbcapitalusa.com
Water Sports: Are you an adventure seeker? You’re in luck. There are many choices from rafting, kayaking to the newest water sport, stand up paddling, and more!
Festivals: There are plenty of fun festivals to attend in Winter Park, Colorado. Lance Gutersohn’s 4th of July Celebration (free kids activities and a free country music concert by Buckstein); Colorado Freeride Festival at Trestle Bike Park, July 28-31; The Village Uncorked! Wine, Art, and Cheese Festival at Winter Park Resort on July 2 (tasting tickets available for sale); 6th Annual Leftover Salmon’s SolShine Festival presented by Devil’s Thumb Ranch in the Hideaway Park outdoor amphitheater, Aug. 12–13; High Altitude Flamethrowers Chili Festival at The Village at Winter Park Resort, Aug. 20-21 (tasting tickets available for purchase); and Winter Park Music Festival on Aug. 27.
Fishing: Two rivers, the Fraser and Colorado River, plus countless lakes and streams in Rocky Mountain National Park offer miles of pristine fly-fishing in Grand County. Local guides are available for wade and drift boat guided trips. More details HERE.
To begin planning your summer trip to Winter Park, Colorado, head on over here: http://www.playwinterpark.com/