Summit County

Summit County is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, just 75 miles west of Denver. Nearly 80% of the county is stunning National Forest, providing endless outdoor recreation activities. Our high elevation mountain climate provides for lots of champagne powder in the winter. With 4 ski resorts within a 20 minute drive – Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin- Summit County is truly a skiers paradise. In the summer, our low humidity and mild temperatures make summertime everyone’s favorite season. From hiking, mountain biking, rafting, sailing or golfing on our 5 world class golf courses, summertime activities are plentiful. In addition to outdoor recreation, Summit County also has outstanding dining, shopping, and spas. The towns of Frisco, Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Dillon, Silverthorne and Keystone are all within a 20 minute drive of one another, so we call this entire area Summit County, and you can easily visit each town to experience the unique activities each has to offer. With the amazing mountain landscapes, sparkling Lake Dillon, endless blue sky, and serene National Forests, you can see why we love to call Summit County home!

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Breckenridge is a historic and quaint Victorian town and year round resort. The nations #1 ski resort for two years running, and with the opening of the new gondola in the 2006 ski year the terrain is expanding. Hundreds of unique shops, and a variety of restaurants and bars are lined along Breckenridge’s picture perfect Main St. Breckenridge boasts one of Colorado’s largest Historic Districts, with over 250 designated historic sites. Also home to the Breckenridge Golf Club, a 27 hole Jack Nicklaus designed masterpiece. With over 300 days of sunshine each year, Breckenridge truly is a mountain paradise!

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Keystone is a modern ski village with a lot to offer visitors. Not only a world class ski resort, Keystone also has ice skating, dinner sleight rides and snowshoeing, Nordic skiing, snowmobiling, scenic gondola rides, wine tasting, and tubing in the winter. It is also the only resort in the area to offer night skiing. It’s not everywhere you can take a moonlight gondola ride to the top of the mountain to a fondue dinner, or sip award-winning wines next to a roaring stone-hearth fire at the Ski Tip Lodge. Keystone has some of the best fine dining in the county, including the highest AAA Four Diamond experience in North America at the Alpenglow Stube (try their Sunday champagne brunch!), and also The Keystone Ranch which offers a five course dinner in an elegant 1930’s homestead ranch. Keystone has two gondolas, cat skiing operations, and the North and South Bowls for powder hounds. Summertime in Keystone offers a relaxing experience away from the crowds, and plenty of fun festivals all summer long including the Bluegrass and Beer Festival, Wine and Jazz Fest, and the River Run Rocks concert series. With two world class golf courses, fly fishing, a luxurious Spa and Athletic Club, Keystone is a year round destination.

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Dillon is home to Lake Dillon, the Dillon Marina and endless summer fun. During the summertime the town comes alive and visitors enjoy free concerts at the open air Dillon Amphitheater, weekly farmers markets each Friday throughout the summer, and of course the Tiki Bar on the shore of Lake Dillon at the Marina with the best deck in town! On the lake, you can cruise around the 25 miles of shoreline on a sailboat, kayak or pontoon boat and rentals are available at the Marina. Dillon is also a convenient place to stay in the winter, with close access to all the ski resorts. Dillon’s beautiful location in the heart of Summit County provides an unrivaled scenic backdrop for an abundance of summer and winter activities.

Frisco is located in the heart of Summit County, with easy access to I-70 and 7 ski resorts. Frisco is also home to the Frisco Bay Marina on Lake Dillon. With a charming Main St lined with boutiques and restaurants, Frisco is a favorite to locals and tourists alike. In the winter, Frisco Nordic Center offers 35 km of groomed Nordic skiing and snowshoe trails. The Frisco Adventure Park opened in 2011 with a multi lane tubing hill, biking park, frisbee golf, and hiking / biking trails. Frisco has everything the mountains have to offer, all wrapped up in a charming mountain town.

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Silverthorne is considered the Gateway to Summit County, and offers many different levels of lodging, the Outlets at Silverthorne for designer shopping at over 100 stores, and close proximity to all ski areas. Silverthorne also has the #1 mountain golf course the Raven at Three Peaks, with the surrounding Eagles Nest neighborhood featuring luxury home rentals. Silverthorne is a summertime fly fishing destination, with the trout filled Blue River flowing through. Silverthorne is a great place to stay with a short drive to all of the ski resorts and fabulous shopping and dining options.

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