Surrounded by snowcapped mountains and breathtaking natural beauty, you’d be hard-pressed to find any place more memorable to spend your upcoming Thanksgiving vacation than right here in Winter Park! From delicious eats to different ways you can soak up the great outdoors, here are a Winter Park activities you can do to help keep your family entertained during your Winter Park Thanksgiving vacation here with us:
Chow Down on Some Winter Park Thanksgiving All You Can Eat Prime Rib
Sure, there are some people who are content with having the traditional foods on Thanksgiving—turkey, stuffing, gravy the like—but this is your vacation! If you want to have some non-traditional food on Thanksgiving while you’re in Winter Park this year, then why not stop by Strip & Tail for some all you can eat prime rib? Strip and Tail is one of the premier family-owned restaurants in all of the town and serves up some of the best steak and seafood in the Rocky Mountains, and on Thanksgiving, they will be carving delicious prime rib for you and your family to enjoy. So if you’re looking do to something a little different for your Winter Park Thanksgiving dinner this year, Strip & Tail is definitely worth a look!
Enjoy an Unforgettable Day on the Slopes
Hundreds of thousands of visitors flock to Winter Park every single year to experience the beautiful outdoors and opportunities for some of the best skiing anywhere on the West Coast, and if you happen to visit us over the Thanksgiving holiday, you’ll be one of the first in line! The snow finally starts to fall heavy and allow for the opening day of ski season typically around mid-November, and so this year on Thanksgiving you’ll be one of the first to get out on the slopes! Whether you prefer skiing, snowboarding, or something else entirely, getting out and experiencing the slopes here is a great way to keep your family entertained over the holiday with this type of Winter Park activities.
Take in All of the Scenery with a Gondola Ride
There are truly few views in this world more spectacular than when the snow covers Fraser Valley and the areas surrounding Winter Park, and if you’re looking for the best way to take it all in, we would highly recommend taking a gondola ride at Sunspot! Sunspot is a beautiful mountain lodge situated atop Winter Park Mountain, and sitting at almost 11,000 feet provides some of the most amazing panoramic views of the surrounding areas. The gondola ride to the top of the mountain will also provide you with breathtaking views of the Continental Divide and the valley, and this is one experience that will truly help you make memories that will last a lifetime during your next Winter Park vacation.
These are just a few of the great ways to help keep your family entertained over your Winter Park Thanksgiving, and while you’re planning your next Winter Park vacation make sure to reserve an elite rental property with Winter Park Escapes! We have a number of amazing rental properties all throughout the Winter Park area available for the Thanksgiving holiday, so don’t hesitate to contact us to see what we have for you today!