Explore Your Parks
It’s not news that Colorado is one of the most visually stunning states, or that our remarkable state offers a diverse range of activities, satisfying drive-by tourists and hardcore outdoors enthusiasts alike. What might be news is just how much of that is available within a short drive of downtown Denver in the Denver Mountain Parks.
These parks embody the quintessential characteristics of the Denver Mountain Parks System: backcountry forests, challenging trails, flowing creeks, and shaded picnic sites.
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Winter Park is Colorado’s oldest continually operated ski resort, and since 1940 has provided visitors and residents with winter and summer sports opportunities. It is located at the base of the Continental Divide in the Fraser Valley.