The Barney Ford Victorian Home is the home of an escaped slave from the 19th century. Barney L. Ford was a successful entrepreneur and a leader in the civil rights movement in Colorado. Visit this Victorian home for a piece of Breckenridge history.
Fresh Deals, Advice from the Locals, and What's Happening in Summit
Organized as one of the original Colorado counties, Summit has a total area of 619 square miles (1,600 km2) and about 80% is public land. Terrain is mountainous with elevations ranging from 7,957 feet (2,425 m) at Green Mountain Reservoir to 14,270 feet (4,350 m) at Grays Peak. Come find out why people live longer here than in any other county in the United States. Explore Summit.