Winter Park is located in Grand County, Colorado. Here you'll find the Winter Park Resort, a popular ski resort owned by the city of Denver. There are plenty of opportunities for cross-country skiing, especially at Devil's Thumb Ranch. In the spring and summer go mountain biking, or enjoy a concert.
In Winter Park there are four mountains: Winter Park, Vasquez, Mary Jane, and Parsenn Bowl. The town is one of the state's most visited winter spots. In addition, it offers one of the best handicapped skier programs the world over. All four mountains are connected by trails and lifts, and even if you don't ski you can see the mountain with snowcat, snowmobile, and snowshoe tours. Or experience fine dining by taking the snowcat shuttle to Snoasis restaurant. Evening gondola rides to the Sunspot Lodge restaurant are also popular.
With the deepest snow covering in Colorado, Winter Park is a great destination for skiing. It's touted as one of the best ski resorts in Colorado - no small feat in a state famous for its ski resorts. The resort covers 2,770 acres of land, offering family-friendly terrain to slopes that are fit for experts. Winter Park is only 67 miles from Denver.