Holiday Guide, Venture Out, Winter

Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide

Do you perpetually forget until the last minute to get gifts for your loved ones? No need to worry this year, give the gift of experiences and explore Colorado’s Top Adventure Town. Make memories together that will last a lifetime and enjoy a unique and new activity.  Check out our gift guide below and go from zero to hero this holiday season.  

Ski and Ride Guides

Sunset Guided Skiing

Grab a headlamp and hit the slopes after the lifts close. With our newest offering, enjoy empty runs for 2 hours as the sun sets over the Fraser Valley and Parry Peak illuminates with unforgettable alpenglow. For the best experience, skiers and riders should be comfortable riding blue, ungroomed terrain. BOOK NOW.

Parents Day Out

Start the new year with some much-deserved runs to yourselves. Let the little shredders ski with a guide while you get the day skiing or riding the trails you haven’t ridden in years. Our guides create a fun mountain experience so you have nothing to worry about until the day is over. BOOK NOW.

Colorado Craft

Winter Park has some of the best craft beer selections out of any Colorado ski resort. Treat yourself to a few hours of guided skiing or riding through glades or on groomers and top off your day with some craft beers, on us. This experience can include up to 3 people, so knock out 2 gifts at once 😉. BOOK NOW.

Gifts Everyone Will Love

Make sure to check out James & Parry’s for all kinds of mountain gifts including home decor. If you’re looking for winter apparel, make sure you check out the brand new North Face store in Winter Park Village.

If you really want to bump it up a notch and become the favorite aunt/uncle, get your niece or nephew a stuffed Patrol Pup! Proceeds from every Pup purchased help fund the training of our Winter Park Ski Patrol Dog Team, that’s what we call a win-win.

Scenic Snowcat Tours

Sunset Tour

Relax after a long day on the slope and take a ride in a heated snowcat to watch the sun set on top of Winter Park Resort. At the top of Vasquez Ridge, get out and soak in the last sunlight of the day while you enjoy beverages and make s’mores. BOOK NOW.

Daytime Tour

Sit back and put your feet up for a unique sightseeing experience. Explore varied terrain and learn about the history of the Fraser Valley from your driver. Don’t just take our word for it, read some testimonials (there are lots of them)! BOOK NOW.

Gillian ★★★★★ – “The snowcat was a great experience, perfect way to see the mountains… [The driver] shared some very interesting facts and history about Winter Park and the surrounding areas and did not rush us when we stopped for photos… Overall a great trip, well worth doing.”

Snowshoe Tours

Sunset Tour

Take a stroll through the quiet and peaceful winter woods during twilight. Watch as the sun begins to set and the day becomes night. This is truly a great way to experience pure and unspoiled nature. After you return to the Gondola, head into Sunspot to enjoy a beverage by a warm fire. BOOK NOW.

Daytime Tours

Over the daytime hours, we offer 2 separate tours. The Nature Snowshoe Tour is tailored toward the whole family or group and is filled with views of the Continental Divide. The Summit Snowshoe Tour ventures off the beaten path as you traverse some high alpine terrain to explore the tree line and are rewarded with incredible views of the surrounding peaks and Fraser Valley. BOOK NOW.

Astronomy Tour

Take a peek through a telescope and transport to a new universe with our newest offering, the Astronomy Tour. See and learn about planets, constellations, galaxies, and maybe even some shooting stars (if you’re lucky)! BOOK NOW.

Elias ★★★★★ – “My wife and I had an amazing time tonight. We would 100% do this again. Bring extra warm clothes and an open mind.”

Ski Bike Tours

Cruise down the ski runs like never before with a SnoGo ski bike! Join the Winter Park guides on this tour and explore the mountain in a new and exhilarating way. Check out the video of the SnoGos in actions below! BOOK NOW.

Don’t make excuses this year, be prepared to give gifts to everyone around you.

For other great gift options, check out our activities page or read our 100 Things To Do This Winter blog for more ideas!

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