2021 Travel Guide to Leadville & Twin Lakes

        [Updated April 24, 2021]

        Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, is open for business. We are taking precautions to ensure you have a safe and healthy trip. Please use this 2021 Travel Guide to know what to expect. Then plan your visit!

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        What’s Open


        Lodging, shops, and many fun things to do are open within safety guidelines. Face coverings are required in all public, indoor spaces in Leadville and Twin Lakes for everyone age 3 and up.

        Restaurants are open for dine-in at 100% of restaurant capacity, with 6′ of distance required between parties inside and 3′ of distance required between parties outside. No more than 10 per party are allowed. Many local restaurants also offer takeout and delivery.

        Bars are now open at 100% capacity, with 6′ of distance required between parties. Last call is at 2 a.m.


        Trails and outdoor activities are open to rejuvenate your body and soul. Face coverings are required outside when unable to maintain 6′ of distance from others.

        Outdoor guided services are open at 100% capacity; 6′ of distance is required between parties unless it is unsafe to do so.

        Events & Gatherings

        Indoor Seated/Unseated Events & Entertainment: 100% capacity not to exceed 500 people, with face coverings and 6′ of distancing required between parties.

        Outdoor Seated/Unseated Events & Entertainment: Capacity restrictions considered based on each event’s duration, size, and approximate boundaries.

        Please check with businesses directly for the latest information, as things can change quickly. Thank you for following our safety guidelines. We want to visit with you all year long!

        Care for Coloradans

        Please help care for Coloradans during your visit. Here’s how:


        All we ask is that you have an amazing time while showing our lands and people plenty of love, kindness and respect; we promise to pay it back tenfold.

        • Space: Keep a Ski’s Length Apart
        • Mask: Cover Up, Like in the Wild West
        • Clean: Practice Clean Habits
        • Stay: Remain at Home When You’re Sick
        • Know: Look Before You Leave for the Latest Info

        Backcountry Safety – Spring Snow

        If you are recreating in the backcountry’s spring snow, please check out our Colorado Backcountry Winter Safety Resources. Know before you go!

        Fire Ban

        Please check and follow current fire restrictions.

        Current Health Orders & Info

        Businesses are following the latest public health guidance. See the current guidance to help you plan your trip:

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