If you need a getaway that includes a breath of fresh mountain air and some spooky fun, Winter Park may be just the place for your Halloween retreat. There are plenty of things to do and see, both full of Halloween spirit and traditional Winter Park must-do activities. No matter how long you’re staying, you’ll find plenty of activities to keep you busy throughout your stay during Halloween in Winter Park.
Cooper Creek Square Halloween Bash
After taking a break last year so everyone could stay safe and healthy, the Halloween Bash is back. Deck yourself and the kids out in fun or scary Halloween costumes and come enjoy family-friendly fun that includes spooky Halloween music, trick-or-treating, and other fun activities and events. The fun happens October 30 from 4-6 p.m. and is appropriate for all ages.
All aboard for a different way to see even more of Colorado. Enjoy a train ride on an old-time steam or diesel locomotive on the, the Georgetown Loop Railroad. The railroad is only about 45 minutes from Winter Park and brings Colorado’s scenery and history to life in a way everyone will enjoy. The loops is only 3.1 miles long, but climbs 640 feet over mountainous terrain for a breathtaking view of the area. While the train may not be decked out in its Halloween best, make sure to bring or wear your costume and visit some of the Halloween fun found in the areas around the depot.
Once you’ve learned all the facts about flora and fauna and mining history, stick around and learn about the spookier side. Clear Creek County is one of the locales around the railroad and is known for its haunted past. Tours of the locations run year-round, but the fright factor increases around the spookiest day of the year. Visit the haunted museum at the Hotel de Paris, hotels, homes, many haunted mines in the area, and other certified haunted places.
Other Activities This Halloween in Winter Park
Don’t forget the many other activities that don’t have a fright factor! Shopping, dining, hiking, biking, and more await you in and around Winter Park. See the area from above in a hot air balloon or go on a scenic drive to see all the fall colors that give the state the nickname Colorful Colorado. There is plenty to keep everyone happy and busy!
Halloween Getaway to Winter Park
There are many activities waiting for you in Winter Park. After a day of fun, settle in with a book or your favorite TV show or spooky movie. Taste the flavors of Winter Park or create a dish of your own in the fully equipped kitchen at your vacation rental by Winter Park Escapes. Many rentals include garages for extra privacy and keeping your rental vehicle away from cooler fall temperatures. Choose a premium rental for perks like flat screen TVs, a private hot tub, hardwood floors, and more. There are cozy two-bedroom units, all the way up to sprawling five-bedroom units! Ask about pet-friendly units to include everyone in the Halloween fun.
Call today to book your Halloween in Winter Park!