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 can’t experience anywhere else. There are so many fun things to do here, and we would hate for you to miss out on them! Request your free Vacation Guide to Winter Park now. 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? The cost of a single ride for ages six and up is $20, and $6 for ages five and below. Keep in mind that adults must ride with children under five, and children under two are not permitted on the Slide.
If you’d like to experience the Slide multiple times, we recommend purchasing an Unlimited Adventure pass. For just $49, you can race as many times as you’d like and even check out additional summer activities.
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
- Climbing wall
- Leaps and Bounds Bungee
- Inflatable Slide
- Scenic chairlift rides
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 even offer concierge services to enhance your stay!
For the epitome of luxury in Winter Park, step inside Dreamcatcher IN3-D. This tri-level property is in the Lakota complex, directly across the street from Winter Park Resort. It’s 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. Dreamcatcher the ideal place to stay for families and group travelers on summer vacation.
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