Summer in Summit County

Summer in Summit County, Colorado

Welcome to ‘Colorado’s Playground!’ Blessed with a central location in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, Summit County encompasses the inviting towns of Keystone, Dillon, Frisco, Silverthorne, Copper Mountain, Heeney and Breckenridge.

Our historic towns have much to offer for all ages. Celebrate the history of these National Historic Districts, stroll down our Main Streets while enjoying the one-of-a-kind architecture, unique shopping, and dining options, and don’t miss out on the brewery tour. And, of course, our playground’s wide variety of summer activities, like hiking, biking, Dillon reservoir marina, rafting and music festivals, will keep you coming back for more.  You’ll find many unique lodging opportunities for romantic getaways, family vacations, and weekend adventures with friends.

Everything you need to know about Summit County and its neighboring communities is right here!

summmit county summer

A Raft Masters Adventure

2315 E. Main St., Cañon City, CO
719-275-6645
Celebrating 27 years experience providing the highest quality outings for all group sizes. The Arkansas River is America...
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A Summit County Brewery Tour

Frisco, CO
970-468-7777
Brews, Booze, Bud Tours Experience the Brewery Tour  Enjoy an afternoon or evening with a relaxing brewery tour wit...
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Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours

Summit County, CO
970-468-7777
Complete Train Tours – Your Choice Choose from four different railroad adventures with 3-, 5-, 8- and 12- hour tou...
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Arapahoe Basin

28194 US Hwy 6, Dillon, CO
888-272-7246
Arapahoe Basin – A-Basin Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, otherwise known as A-Basin, boasts the longest season in Colorad...
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Arkansas River Tours

49311 W U.S. 50 B, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-321-4352
Colorado Whitewater Rafting Since 1973, Arkansas River Tours has connected over 300,000 guest’s lives to the river...
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Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge

652 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon, CO 80435
1-800-842-5939
Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge, Dillion Near Breckenridge and Keystone, our Dillon hotel is the perfect destination for gu...
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Breckenridge Nordic Center

9 Grandview Dr., Breckenridge, CO
970-453-6855
Welcome to Breckenridge Nordic Center Family Fun Nordic Adventures Enjoy a family fun-filled adventure of cross-country ...
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Clear Creek Rafting

44650 W. US Highway 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-353-9901
Clear Creek Rafting Clear Creek rafting trips or the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge. Rafting trips for all abiliti...
More

Colorado Jeep Tours

2315 E. Main Street, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-6339
Off-Road with Colorado Jeep Tours Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty and rich history of Colorado by traveling the ro...
More

Echo Canyon River Rafting Expeditions

45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212
800-755-3246
Echo Canyon River Expeditions Echo Canyon River Expeditions has been hosting guests to the beauty and adventure of ...
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Frisco Inn on Galena

106 Galena St., Frisco, CO
970-668-3224 | 855-237-4726
The Frisco Inn on Galena Discover the perfect mountain getaway at the Frisco Inn on Galena, Summit County’s premier lo...
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Frisco Lodge

321 Main Street, Frisco, CO
800-279-6000
Frisco Lodge – Your Home Away From Home  What makes the Frisco Lodge your premiere choice for your next visit...
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Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Rd., Glenwood Springs, CO
970 945-4228
Welcome to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Western Colorado’s #1 ‘must-see’ attraction, Glenwood Cave...
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Golden Horseshoe Sleigh Rides

6061 Tiger Rd, Breckenridge, CO
970-453-2005
Experience the Colorado Gold Rush Make your vacation unforgettable with a trip with Golden Horseshoe Sleigh Rides. Giant...
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Jenny Gatzke, REALTOR® HomeSmart Preferred Realty

501 Royal Gorge Blvd. #1, Cañon City, CO
719-458-9559
Real estate sales & marketing services for buyers & sellers in Cañon City, Florence, Penrose, Pueblo West &...
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Leadville Railroad

326 E. 7th St., Leadville, CO
1-866-386-3936
Leadville Train – All Aboard 326 E 7th St, Leadville, CO 80461 Welcome aboard the Leadville Railroad. Join us for ...
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Monumental Expeditions Rafting

14825 US HWY 285 Salida, CO 81201
719-581-2123
My wife and I have been in the rafting industry for nearly 25 years. When we started our own company seven years ago we ...
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Mountain Time Escape Rooms

505 S. Main St, Ste. B2B, Breckenridge, CO
970-423-6556
Come be in Breckenridge’s Newest Adventure Game! Mountain Time Escape Rooms is Breckenridge’s first interactive esca...
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Museum of Colorado Prisons

201 1st St, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-269-3015
Cañon City in southern Colorado is the home of the Museum of Colorado Prisons, a showcase of the atmosphere and exhibit...
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Park Meadows Mall

8401 Park Meadows Center Dr., Lone Tree, CO
303-792-2533
Located just 5 miles from Denver and 40 minutes from Colorado Springs, Park Meadows is Colorado’s biggest shopping mal...
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Performance Tours Rafting

Performance Tours, Canon City, CO 81212
1-800-328-7238
About Performance Rafting Tours This rafting company has been offering whitewater tours science 1986. They are dedicated...
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Play Dirty ATV

27077 Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO
719-275-7373
Play Dirty ATV Tours, whether it be a private tour or rental, come get dirty with us. It’s fun....
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Quality Inn & Suites Cañon City

3075 E. US 50, Cañon City, CO
719-275-8676
Cañon City’s only FULL SERVICE HOTEL. FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast, FREE High Speed Internet Access, Relax &...
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Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center (RMOC)

23850 Hwy 285 S., Buena Vista, CO
719-395-3335
Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center is the premiere adventure outfitter in Colorado.  Our riverside outpost sits at the e...
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Royal Gorge Rafting & Zipline Tours

45045 W US Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-RAFT
Royal Gorge Rafting Zipline Tours, All Your Fun in One Location Get ready for the Royal Gorge rafting zipline experience...
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Royal Gorge Vacation Rentals

Cañon City, CO
719-275-7238
Vacation Rentals Near The Royal Gorge and Canon City Affordable vacation rentals and luxury accommodation choices.&...
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Sugar Loafin’ Campground & Cabins

2665 County Rd. 4, Leadville, CO
719-486-1031
Cabins offer living room, full kitchen, dining room, full bath, freshly cleaned linens, queen & bunk beds. Full Serv...
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Summit Express

211 Summit Place, Suite 298 Silverthorne, CO 80498
970-986-4161
Need a ride to DIA? Book your next trip on Summit Express! We offer convenient shared shuttle times or book a Private Ri...
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Summit Stage

0222 County Road, Frisco, CO 80443
970-668-0999
Bus service is available seven days a week, 365 days a year.  Buses depart Frisco Station from 6:00 am to 8:30 pm f...
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The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey

3011 East Highway 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-276-5191
About Winery at Holy Cross Abbey Since July 2002, The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey has been attracting visitors worldwide....
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Town of Frisco

Frisco, CO
Frisco sits in the heart of Summit County, Colorado within minutes of many world-class ski resorts. Although originally ...
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Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge

652 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon, CO 80435
1-800-842-5939
Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge, Dillion Near Breckenridge and Keystone, our Dillon hotel is the perfect destination for gu...
More

Frisco Inn on Galena

106 Galena St., Frisco, CO
970-668-3224 | 855-237-4726
The Frisco Inn on Galena Discover the perfect mountain getaway at the Frisco Inn on Galena, Summit County’s premier lo...
More

Frisco Lodge

321 Main Street, Frisco, CO
800-279-6000
Frisco Lodge – Your Home Away From Home  What makes the Frisco Lodge your premiere choice for your next visit...
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Hotel Frisco

308 Main Street, Frisco, CO 80443
970-668-5009
Nestled in the heart of Main Street, Hotel Frisco provides unparalleled access to the best restaurants, shops and attrac...
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Quality Inn & Suites Cañon City

3075 E. US 50, Cañon City, CO
719-275-8676
Cañon City’s only FULL SERVICE HOTEL. FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast, FREE High Speed Internet Access, Relax &...
More

Royal Gorge Rafting & Zipline Tours

45045 W US Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-RAFT
Royal Gorge Rafting Zipline Tours, All Your Fun in One Location Get ready for the Royal Gorge rafting zipline experience...
More

Royal Gorge Vacation Rentals

Cañon City, CO
719-275-7238
Vacation Rentals Near The Royal Gorge and Canon City Affordable vacation rentals and luxury accommodation choices.&...
More

Sugar Loafin’ Campground & Cabins

2665 County Rd. 4, Leadville, CO
719-486-1031
Cabins offer living room, full kitchen, dining room, full bath, freshly cleaned linens, queen & bunk beds. Full Serv...
More

A Raft Masters Adventure

2315 E. Main St., Cañon City, CO
719-275-6645
Celebrating 27 years experience providing the highest quality outings for all group sizes. The Arkansas River is America...
More

A Summit County Brewery Tour

Frisco, CO
970-468-7777
Brews, Booze, Bud Tours Experience the Brewery Tour  Enjoy an afternoon or evening with a relaxing brewery tour wit...
More

Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours

Summit County, CO
970-468-7777
Complete Train Tours – Your Choice Choose from four different railroad adventures with 3-, 5-, 8- and 12- hour tou...
More

Arapahoe Basin

28194 US Hwy 6, Dillon, CO
888-272-7246
Arapahoe Basin – A-Basin Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, otherwise known as A-Basin, boasts the longest season in Colorad...
More

Arkansas River Tours

49311 W U.S. 50 B, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-321-4352
Colorado Whitewater Rafting Since 1973, Arkansas River Tours has connected over 300,000 guest’s lives to the river...
More

ATV Tours Colorado

3627 Alvarado Rd. Dumont, CO 80436
303-868-0874
Get ready to explore the great outdoors and discover the beauty of the Rocky Mountains in a unique and exciting way. Our...
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Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge

652 Lake Dillon Drive, Dillon, CO 80435
1-800-842-5939
Best Western Ptarmigan Lodge, Dillion Near Breckenridge and Keystone, our Dillon hotel is the perfect destination for gu...
More

Breckenridge Nordic Center

9 Grandview Dr., Breckenridge, CO
970-453-6855
Welcome to Breckenridge Nordic Center Family Fun Nordic Adventures Enjoy a family fun-filled adventure of cross-country ...
More

Clear Creek Rafting

44650 W. US Highway 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
800-353-9901
Clear Creek Rafting Clear Creek rafting trips or the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge. Rafting trips for all abiliti...
More

Colorado Jeep Tours

2315 E. Main Street, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-6339
Off-Road with Colorado Jeep Tours Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty and rich history of Colorado by traveling the ro...
More

Echo Canyon River Rafting Expeditions

45000 W US Highway 50, Canon City, CO 81212
800-755-3246
Echo Canyon River Expeditions Echo Canyon River Expeditions has been hosting guests to the beauty and adventure of ...
More

Frisco Inn on Galena

106 Galena St., Frisco, CO
970-668-3224 | 855-237-4726
The Frisco Inn on Galena Discover the perfect mountain getaway at the Frisco Inn on Galena, Summit County’s premier lo...
More

Frisco Lodge

321 Main Street, Frisco, CO
800-279-6000
Frisco Lodge – Your Home Away From Home  What makes the Frisco Lodge your premiere choice for your next visit...
More

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Rd., Glenwood Springs, CO
970 945-4228
Welcome to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Western Colorado’s #1 ‘must-see’ attraction, Glenwood Cave...
More

Golden Horseshoe Sleigh Rides

6061 Tiger Rd, Breckenridge, CO
970-453-2005
Experience the Colorado Gold Rush Make your vacation unforgettable with a trip with Golden Horseshoe Sleigh Rides. Giant...
More

Hotel Frisco

308 Main Street, Frisco, CO 80443
970-668-5009
Nestled in the heart of Main Street, Hotel Frisco provides unparalleled access to the best restaurants, shops and attrac...
More

Jenny Gatzke, REALTOR® HomeSmart Preferred Realty

501 Royal Gorge Blvd. #1, Cañon City, CO
719-458-9559
Real estate sales & marketing services for buyers & sellers in Cañon City, Florence, Penrose, Pueblo West &...
More

Leadville Railroad

326 E. 7th St., Leadville, CO
1-866-386-3936
Leadville Train – All Aboard 326 E 7th St, Leadville, CO 80461 Welcome aboard the Leadville Railroad. Join us for ...
More

Monumental Expeditions Rafting

14825 US HWY 285 Salida, CO 81201
719-581-2123
My wife and I have been in the rafting industry for nearly 25 years. When we started our own company seven years ago we ...
More

Mountain Time Escape Rooms

505 S. Main St, Ste. B2B, Breckenridge, CO
970-423-6556
Come be in Breckenridge’s Newest Adventure Game! Mountain Time Escape Rooms is Breckenridge’s first interactive esca...
More

Museum of Colorado Prisons

201 1st St, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-269-3015
Cañon City in southern Colorado is the home of the Museum of Colorado Prisons, a showcase of the atmosphere and exhibit...
More

Pack Burro Picnics

Leadville, CO
719-293-4213
A Pack Burro Picnic is a unique way to experience the high alpine backcountry in Colorado. The tour starts at an elevati...
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Park Meadows Mall

8401 Park Meadows Center Dr., Lone Tree, CO
303-792-2533
Located just 5 miles from Denver and 40 minutes from Colorado Springs, Park Meadows is Colorado’s biggest shopping mal...
More

Performance Tours Rafting

Performance Tours, Canon City, CO 81212
1-800-328-7238
About Performance Rafting Tours This rafting company has been offering whitewater tours science 1986. They are dedicated...
More

Play Dirty ATV

27077 Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO
719-275-7373
Play Dirty ATV Tours, whether it be a private tour or rental, come get dirty with us. It’s fun....
More

Quality Inn & Suites Cañon City

3075 E. US 50, Cañon City, CO
719-275-8676
Cañon City’s only FULL SERVICE HOTEL. FREE Deluxe Continental Breakfast, FREE High Speed Internet Access, Relax &...
More

Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center (RMOC)

23850 Hwy 285 S., Buena Vista, CO
719-395-3335
Rocky Mountain Outdoor Center is the premiere adventure outfitter in Colorado.  Our riverside outpost sits at the e...
More

Royal Gorge Rafting & Zipline Tours

45045 W US Hwy 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-275-RAFT
Royal Gorge Rafting Zipline Tours, All Your Fun in One Location Get ready for the Royal Gorge rafting zipline experience...
More

Royal Gorge Vacation Rentals

Cañon City, CO
719-275-7238
Vacation Rentals Near The Royal Gorge and Canon City Affordable vacation rentals and luxury accommodation choices.&...
More

St. Elmo

38°42′17″N 106°20′42″W
20 miles southwest of Buena Vista in the heart of the Sawatch Range lies St. Elmo, one of Colorado’s best preserve...
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Summit Express

211 Summit Place, Suite 298 Silverthorne, CO 80498
970-986-4161
Need a ride to DIA? Book your next trip on Summit Express! We offer convenient shared shuttle times or book a Private Ri...
More

Summit Stage

0222 County Road, Frisco, CO 80443
970-668-0999
Bus service is available seven days a week, 365 days a year.  Buses depart Frisco Station from 6:00 am to 8:30 pm f...
More

The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey

3011 East Highway 50, Cañon City, CO 81212
719-276-5191
About Winery at Holy Cross Abbey Since July 2002, The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey has been attracting visitors worldwide....
More

Town of Frisco

Frisco, CO
Frisco sits in the heart of Summit County, Colorado within minutes of many world-class ski resorts. Although originally ...
More

Vail Stables

915 Spraddle Creek Rd. Vail, CO 81657
(855) 743-3824
Conveniently located 1 mile NW of downtown Vail, Colorado, our rustic, little outfit offers something for everyone. Clai...
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Super Smash Bros Tournament

Feb 27

114 N Tejon St., #100, Colorado Springs, CO

Join us for a Super Smash Bros. Tournament at Bell Brothers Brewing, with prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place! Here’

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Joshua Redman Quintet

Mar 01

2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver, CO

The Joshua Redman Quintet is an all-star band featuring some of Redman’s lifelong friends and partners in music. The R

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Magnificent Mozart – Fort Collins Symphony

Mar 02

417 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins, CO

Experience the divine spark of genius that shines brightly and beautifully in this 18th century pinnacle composition: Wo

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Okareka: Mana Wahine

Mar 10

2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver, CO

Okareka Dance is one of the leading contemporary Maori (indigenous) dance companies in New Zealand. Their iconic work Ma

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Then & Now: Reel Music – Fort Collins Symphony

Apr 12

2908 S Timberline Road, Fort Collins, CO

Spend an evening immersed in the memorable music of Hollywood’s Silver Screen. From the iconic themes of “007 James

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TAKT Trio

Apr 19

2344 E Iliff Ave, Denver, CO

Celebrating György Ligeti’s centennial, TAKT Trio presents the composer’s Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano,

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237 Virginia Avenue

May 02 - May 19

2700 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO

SYNOPSIS When Eric, an overeducated and underemployed professor, begins researching the history of his father Rex’s pr

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Maria Schneider Orchestra

May 03

2344 E Iliff Ave., Denver, CO

The seven-time Grammy award-winning Maria Schneider Orchestra has been hailed by critics as “evocative, majestic, magi

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Desert Highlights Trail Camp

May 10 - May 13

777 Grande River Drive, Palisade, CO

Join us for a long weekend in the colorful desert landscape of Western Colorado! This year, we have partnered with Gemin

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Resplendent Rachmaninoff – Fort Collins Symphony

May 11

417 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins, CO

Our season closes with music that has captivated audiences in concert halls, movie theaters, and figure skating arenas f

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