Winter Park, Colorado
Winter Park is a great local's favorite, with easy access from Denver via the Winter Park Express train during the winter. Mogul lovers rave about Mary Jane and the iconic off-piste runs that are second to none. Winter Park's quiet atmosphere and quaint town are perfect for those looking for a relaxing trip. Expect livelier weekends when the Colorado crowd drives or rides up for day trips.
Although famous for winter skiing, the local's secret is that the summer is even better. You'll find extensive hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing, floating, and more in this outdoor-lover's playground. With mild weather and a reputation for sunny days, Winter Park is a great spot to escape oppressive summer heat.