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Wintertime Activities in Colorado

The snow might be a little late this year, but we all know that it is on the way! Once it arrives, Colorado will be the winter wonderland that we all know it can be. There are all of the classic winter activities, like hitting the slopes to ski or snowboard, but what else can you do to enjoy the snow and mountain views? We have pulled together a list of different activities for you and your family to enjoy all over the great state of Colorado! We have included all of the locations, as well as a link where you can find more information.

Hot Springs 

Indian Hot Springs (Idaho Springs, CO)

Hot Sulphur Springs (Hot Sulphur Springs, CO)

Cottonwood Hot Springs (Buena Vista, CO)

Mt. Princeton Hot Springs (Nathrop, CO)

Ouray Hot Springs (Ouray, CO)

Ice Skating 

Southwest Rink at Skyline Park (Denver, CO)

Rink at Digger Field (Idaho Springs, CO)

Crested Butte Nordic Center (Crested Butte, CO)

Evergreen Lake (Evergreen, CO)

The Rink at Belmar (Lakewood, CO)

Ice Fishing 

Chamber’s Lake (Walden, CO)

Eleven Mile Reservoir (Fairplay, CO)

Harvey Gap Reservoir: (Rifle, CO)

Trinidad State Park (Trinidad, CO)

Chatfield Reservoir (Centenntial, CO)

Crawford Reservoir (Crawford, CO)

Lake Granby (Granby, CO)

Twin Lakes Reservoir (Leadville, CO)


Golden Gate State Park (Golden, CO)

Mary’s Glacier (Idaho Springs, CO)

Echo Lake Park (Idaho Springs, CO)

Quandary Park (Estes Park, CO)

Silver Dollar Lake (Breckenridge, CO)

Cross Country Skiing 

Bakerville to Loveland Trail (Near Idaho Springs, CO)

Rocky Mountain National Park 

Frisco Nordic Center

Breckenridge Nordic Center

Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center 

Tennessee Pass Cookhouse and Nordic Center

Dog Sledding

Mountain Musher (Wolcott, CO)

Durango Dog Ranch (Durango, CO)

Alpine Adventures Dogsledding (Leadville, CO)

Grizzle-T  (Steamboat Springs, CO)