Things to Do in Summit County

Things to do

Keep the adrenaline pumping with serious fun in the Colorado sun.

Family Skiing

Skiing & Snowboarding

Yep, its EPIC. All winter, all the time. You can take a lesson, take a hike, rent all the gear, but dont miss our unbelievable skiing. You can also get out there on the mountain with ski bikes or blades!



Want a great way to explore snowy Summit? Rent your crew some snowmobiles! There are lessons and tours if you are new, and a fully equipped back country hut system if you are a true explorer.

Snow Tubing

Snow Tubing

Fun for big kids and little ones! Even after a hard day of skiing the whole family can enjoy the adrenaline of giant snow tubes on slick runs.

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Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing

Get some great excercise that beats the treadmill any day. Groomed trails, lessons, and all the equipment is available to rent if you are new.

Hut Trip

Hut Trips

Do you need real exploration? Take a trip through Summit's back country to well maintained huts with enough creature comforts to keep you hitting untouched powder all day long.

Keystone Lake Ice Skating

Ice Skating

Grab some skates and tear up the ice for some great family fun.


Hiking Trails

There are hundreds of well marked trails in Summit. Take the right gear and pick a hike your whole crew will love. There are even three 14ers, if you're into that sort of thing.

Disc Golf

If you think disc golf is just for college students and hippies you are really missing out. Get outside and grab some sun on beautiful, well-maintained courses. If you forgot yours discs, there are plenty of places to grab em.

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World Class Golf

Challenge yourself at these insanely cool courses with perfect mountain scenery.

Biking for ALL

There are bike trails for every type of rider, from paved meandering tracks that go almost everywhere in the county to crazy adrenaline pumping routes down the ski resort trails.

Bulldog with glass pipes

Dog Friendly

Colorado loves dogs! There are plenty of hotels where you can stay with your pooch, dog friendly activities and supplies and day care facilities if you are traveling with your own furry family member.



If you are from out of state don't miss legal marijuana. The dispensaries are friendly, professional, and ready to answer all your questions. Even if you don't like to smoke there are so many tasty edible options, pills, salves, and even bath bombs.



Find great gifts for everyone back home, shop locally crafted goods or get some great new ski gear. Silverthorne features Outlets, while Breck boasts a ton of sweet local shops.