Posted on 7/6/2018

How to Enjoy a Thrilling Ride on the Winter Park Alpine Slide

We don't just offer thrilling adventures in the wintertime. Winter Park, Colorado, is jam-packed with excitement in the summer, too! Hop on a cart and race down the Alpine Slide at Winter Park Resort for an experience like none other. It's the longest slide in the entire state of Colorado! Read on to find out all about this unique warm-weather attraction.Take a ride down Winter Park's Alpine Slide and propel yourself toward an exciting vacation you canĂ¢t experience anywhere else. There are so many fun things to do here, and we would hate for you to miss out on them! Fill up your itinerary with our suggestions for places to eat, areas to explore, and experiences to enjoy. Make the most of your trip with StayWinterPark's help!

Everything You Need to Know About the Winter Park Alpine Slide

Take a Ride

No matter where you look, you won't find a slide quite like the one at Winter Park Resort. With 3,000 feet of track, it's the longest Alpine Slide in Colorado. The slide is over 600 vertical feet high, and getting to the top is an experience in itself. Grab a seat for a six-minute, scenic chairlift ride on Arrow and enjoy views of the Rocky Mountains and downtown Winter Park. Equipped with a brake, you're free to control the speed of your cart as you see fit. You can push your velocity to the limit, or take it slow especially around certain turns. The tracks offer a smooth ride with views of the park and the wind rushing through your hair. It's the perfect opportunity for some family-friendly fun this summer!

Schedule and Ticket Information

Winter Park Resort is open each summer from mid-June through September. Until Labor Day, feel free to visit from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours on Friday and Saturdays. For the rest of September, you can enjoy the park on weekends. Are you interested in getting your Winter Park Alpine Slide tickets? All tickets must be purchased online directly from the Winter Park Resort. More Summer Activities at the Resort - with an all-day pass to the resort, you can enjoy a marathon of Alpine Slide rides in succession, or explore these additional activities. However you choose to use your time, you're sure to have a full day of fun.
  • 18-hole mini golf course
  • Scenic gondola rides
  • E-bike tours
  • Hike & yoga
  • Trestle Bike Park

Trust StayWinterPark For Your Incredible Summer Vacation

Summertime in Winter Park is the perfect season for an experience you won't soon forget. To get started on the trip of a lifetime, look to StayWinterPark for all of your lodging needs. Select your ideal rental property from our long list of excellent options. We have been in business for over 35 years and are experts in making your dream vacation come true. We offer our top notch concierge services to enhance your stay!  For the epitome of luxury in Winter Park, step inside one of our Arrow TownhomesThese newly constructed townhomes are located in the heart of downtown Winter Park. This ideal location makes any summer outing a breeze. Each unit is equipped with a gourmet kitchen and high-end furnishings. Let the natural light flood in through the windows and enjoy remarkable views of the resort. The Arrow Townhomes are the ideal place to stay for families and group travelers on summer vacation.  Photos courtesy of
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