Looking for a summer trip packed with adventure? Look no further than these top activities in Colorado’s Top Adventure town. We know the feeling of being unable to sit still – with endless opportunities to Venture Out, check out our top picks for a perfect day of exploring.
Take the new gondola on a ride to Sunspot. The beautiful mountainscapes that surround you will take your break away as you ascend to nearly 11,000 feet. Not only will the ride offer views, but the summit also offers unparalleled photo ops, with the backdrop of the Continental Divide. Plus, you’ll get access to mountain top happy hour and alpine hiking trails.
Pro Tip: The scenic gondola rides is just steps away when you stay slopeside.
You can really get the blood flowing once you are at Sunspot! Opt for a guided hike – either the mellow Fantasy Meadow loop or the
You’ll venture out onto the 12,000-foot-high peak with 365-degree vistas of The Continental Divide, splashes of color left and right from the green grass and wildflowers.
Winter Park is home to Colorado’s longest alpine slide, so you know you’re in for a treat when you ride the Arrow Lift to the top. As you twist and turn down over 3,000 feet of thrilling track, no matter your age, you’ll find joy in this activity.
There’s nothing like a paddle adventure to round out a mountain trip. Meet at Mad Adventures Rafting for your afternoon guided whitewater raft trip. Mad Adventures has both a beginner and intermediate afternoon options.
Post-Adventure Happy Hour at Vertical
After a day of hiking, biking, rafting, or whatever activities you get into, you’ll be more than ready for a post-adventure brew, cocktail, or glass of wine. Head into Vertical Bistro and Tap for a large selection of local brews, and a plate of delicious food from locally sourced Rocky Mountain region flavors. Once you’ve eaten your fill, don’t forget to cheers to the most fun and adventurous day you’ve ever had!
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