Winter Park has many qualities that make it a fantastic locale to plan your vacation, but we’ve narrowed it down into a handy list. Read on below to learn more about why Winter Park should earn a spot on your list of future vacation destinations!
Winter Park is Ripe with Natural Attractions
Winter Park has no shortage of phenomenal natural beauty to be seen and explored. From the towering Rocky Mountains to glittering lakes and tranquil forests, there are diverse settings for your adventures outdoors in the surrounding towns and more.
Winter Park is Both a Summer and Winter Destination
There is a myriad of Winter Park activities, whether you visit Winter Park during the summer or the winter. Summer in Winter Park means hiking, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, fishing, and more. Winter brings on some of the country’s best skiing and snowboarding, as well as snow tubing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, dog sledding, snowcat rides, and sleigh rides. During and in between these seasons, there are festivals like the Winter Park Beer Festival that showcase the best of Winter Park’s local culture.
Winter Park is Extremely Family-Friendly
Winter Park is renowned for its family-friendly touches. Here, you’ll find adorable red wagons for hauling gear and children outside of the shops in Winter Park Village, family lesson plan packages, and more. Magic Carpets, or lift-serviced snow hills, can be found at the resort and at Fraser Tubing Hill. These spots are also perfect for snow tubing with younger children without getting worn out from going up and down the hill!
Winter Park is Excellent for First-Time Skiers
Winter Park Ski Resort is home to a vast network of ski runs with a wide range of difficulty, but many of the trails—even near the top of the mountain—are suitable for beginners. Additionally, Winter Park is known for having the state’s oldest ski school, with instructors that are members of the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) who are experienced in teaching skills that will stick with students for life.
Winter Park Escapes – Your Gateway to the Wonders of Winter Park
For more information on the variety of Winter Park activities and attractions you can enjoy, as well as more helpful tips for your stay, contact our reservations team and ask about reserving your lodgings with us today!