Make the Most of Your Summit County Vacation
Summit County, Colorado is a veritable treasure trove for skiers, snowboarders and outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds. With no less than 4 major ski resorts – Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper Mountain and Araphahoe Basin – and two reservoirs – Lake Dillon and Green Mountain Reservoir – this Rocky Mountain destination draws vacation visitors from all over the world.
Despite being conveniently close in distance, the towns in Summit County all have their own distinct character. Breckenridge, Frisco, Silverthorne, Dillon and Keystone all have comprehensive and luxurious amenities, practical conveniences and are only an hour and a half from Denver International Airport.
With 80% of the land in Summit County being federal public land, the opportunities for outdoor recreation are limitless, from hiking, biking, fishing, backpacking and kayaking to wintertime ski sports, snowmobiling, ice climbing and much more. But Summit County also offers incredible cultural and educational draws as well, with nationally-registered historical sites, year-round festivals, sports and outdoor concerts, summer farmers’ markets and major destination events like the Breckenridge Music Festival.
Local ski & bike rental shops have everything you need to enjoy outdoor activities in Colorado, from rental equipment, to fast & professional repairs to local tips & guided trips – often with convenient hotel transportation or delivery. Check out nearby rental shops!
Summit County Event Calendar
Live music, free concerts, family entertainment, apres ski….the options are endless. So plan your vacation with the best list of Colorado events around! Complete calendar…
Vacation brings out the kid in all of us! So bring the whole family for activities like arts & crafts, gym time, swimming, kid-friendly events & sports – and make memories to last a lifetime. More kids’ activities…