Copper Mountain Travel Guide

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Summit County’s Best

Located just 75 miles west of Denver, Copper Mountain is the perfect place for your Colorado adventure. With world-class ski areas and pristine terrain for hikers, mountain bikers, and climbers, you’ll find endless outdoor fun to fill your days. And when the sun goes down, this lively town heats up with an exciting nightlife scene that features a variety of bars, restaurants, and live music.

A Relaxing Mountain Stay

Unwind with Vacation Rentals by Choice Hotels™ in Copper Mountain. Enjoy scenic views, resort-style amenities, and easy access to local activities and attractions. From ski in ski out condos in the heart of Copper Village to big mountain lodges surrounded by nature, you can choose the type of vacation rental you want for your stay.

Top Sights in Copper Mountain

Alpine Rush

Alpine Rush zip line features a unique dueling-design where two riders can soar side-by-side 30 feet over Copper's West Lake. It’s the only zip line in Summit County and riders will travel an adrenaline pumping 300 feet at break-neck speeds. It’s one of the most fun things to do in Copper Mountain for vacationers of all ages.

Copper Mountain Spa & Athletic Club

Rejuvenate yourself after a long day in the brisk mountain air with a facial and relaxing massage at the Copper Mountain Spa & Athletic Club. Facials are designed for the high altitude and the stress of the climate—and with several massage options to choose from, it’s the perfect place to unwind and get ready for the next leg of your adventure.

Critterland

Discover a place filled with magical characters and a safe, fenced-off area with lots of fun for your little vacationers. Critterland, located at the bottom of the Tubing Hill in East Village, is one of the most popular places for families to visit in Copper Mountain. From fun rides to snow tunnels, play structures and even a crooked house of fun—the little ones may never want to leave.

Top Experiences in Copper Mountain

Take a Craft Beer Tour

Join the Summit County Brewery Tour for an afternoon visit to four different microbreweries in Breckenridge, Frisco, Dillon, and Silverthorne. You’ll have five hours in the High Country with your tour guide as the designated driver. Entertainment includes some hilarious bar tricks, magical illusions, and of course—beer, and lots of it. To go on the tour, guests must be 21+ years old.

Adventure in Colorado’s High Country

Reserve your spot with High Country Tours for a guided snowmobile tour or snow tubing. Snowsuits, boots, and helmets are available to rent for free. And, if you’re feeling truly adventurous, unguided snowmobile rentals are also available. Enjoy hot beverages, snacks, and spectacular views with lots of family-friendly fun.

Go Whitewater Rafting

For over 30 years, Performance Tours whitewater rafting has been offering up some white-knuckle, soaking-wet fun for all ages and ability levels. Take in the incredible scenery during your full or half-day rafting adventure on some of Colorado's most spectacular rivers. It’s easy to see why river rafting the Colorado Rockies is such a popular experience.

Pet Friendly Places

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Great for Groups

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Beach Breaks

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Escape to sun, sand, and surf.

Golf Getaways

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Make tee time your only responsibility.

Adventure Vacations

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Relax, unwind, and let the outside in.

Ski Vacations

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Slide into your winter vacation with ease!