If you’re searching for fun things to do in Winter Park, Colorado, you’ve come to the right place! StayWinterPark is your go-to guide for local activities and events. Below you’ll find our favorite summer/winter adventures as well as a list of dining options and concierge services. Whether you’re planning a family vacation or a romantic couple’s retreat, StayWinterPark will help you create the ultimate getaway. Read on to find out how you can make the most of your trip.

For a complete list of things to do in Winter Park, be sure to view our Vacation Guide! This carefully curated guide is available 24/7 and expands on our recommendations for attractions, restaurants, outdoor activities, and more. Best of all, it’s free!

Top Things to Do in Winter Park, Colorado

Outdoor Recreation: Summer

Contrary to its name, Winter Park is not a one-season destination. In fact, many Colorado residents prefer to visit in the summertime when our area offers amazing scenery and smaller crowds. The mild weather also provides plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun; you can explore nearby hiking trails, practice yoga, or spend time on the water. Whatever you choose, we promise your summer getaway will be one for the books! Some of our favorite activities include:

Outdoor Recreation: Winter

There’s more to winter than just skiing and snowboarding at Winter Park Resort. Try something new while visiting the Rocky Mountains and experience all that the area has to offer! You’ll find plenty of things to do in December, January, February, and March. Of course, the majority of activities involve the word “snow” – expect to see a lot of it when you’re here!


After a full day of adventures, head to downtown Winter Park for a delicious meal. Cooper Creek Square is the gateway to Winter Park’s dining scene and is home to some of the best restaurants in the area. From Mexican dishes to stick-to-your-ribs BBQ, you won’t need to go far to satisfy your cravings. Here are a few top-notch eateries to get you started.

For restaurants located outside of Cooper Creek Square, consult our helpful Dining Guide.

Plan Your Vacation with StayWinterPark

When it’s time to book your stay in Winter Park, Colorado, look no further than our fabulous vacation rentals. Our private homes, hotel rooms, condominiums, and townhomes have everything you need to relax and unwind. Plus, many are located near Winter Park Resort and are close to all the shopping, restaurants and outdoor activities nearby. What’s better than that?

StayWinterPark also has a full-service, in-house concierge to help make your visit easy and memorable. Whether you need additional recommendations for things to do, assistance booking spa treatments, or delivery of your ski equipment, we’ll take care of it all. Contact us at concierge@staywinterpark.com or call (970) 726-6200. We look forward to having you!

Don’t forget to request access to our free Vacation Guide!
It’s the perfect travel companion for your getaway.

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