Colorado’s favorite Playground.
A real Colorado Summer vacation wouldn’t be complete without a stop in Winter Park only 67 miles west of Denver. Hideaway Park on Main Street hosts free summer concerts, festivals and family events. There's also Winter Vacation activities taking place at Hideaway Park though most winter time fun can be found at Winter ark Ski Resort. In June Winter Park features The Blues From the Top festival that features the best blues bands in the world. In July, there’s The Winter Park Jazz festival, The Winter Park Wine Festival and The Winter Park Art Festival. In August there’s The Winter Park Beer festival, The Sol Shine festival and The Winter Park Music Festival. In between the music, a person can stay busy riding the Alpine slide at Winter Park ski Resort or rent a bike and visit Trestle Bike Park the best ranked downhill mountain bike park in North America. 1 hr and 18 mins from Denver
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Grand Adventure Hot Air Balloon Rides Colorado (www.grandadventureballoon.com) - Chosen as one of Fodors Best 10 Balloon Rides in the US! As you become one with the wind, you lose the sensations of movement and perception of height, you begin to feel the peacefulness and tranquility of ballooning.