What’s Open in Leadville & Twin Lakes, Colorado

        [Updated Oct. 16, 2020]

        Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, are excited to welcome you, safely! Please be aware that face coverings are required in public, indoor spaces in Colorado. Please see what’s open:


        Lodging is open. You can spend the night in hotels and motels, vacation rentals, B&Bs, and more. Or camp! Please check directly with lodging to make a reservation.


        Restaurants are open for takeout, delivery, and dine-in with extra space between tables. Enjoy American food, Mexican cuisine, Chinese food, Cuban food, coffee shops and markets, and much more. Brewpubs, bars, and saloons are open with social distancing requirements in place.


        Many retail shops have reopened. Be sure to explore downtown Leadville and the village of Twin Lakes for local art, antiques, handmade furniture, outdoor gear, and much, much more. Please know that face coverings are required inside businesses and facilities, for everyone’s safety.

        Attractions & Adventures

        The attractions and guided tours below are now open. We are working to keep this list current, but if you’re interested in an attraction not listed below, please reach out to them directly for the latest. Things are changing quickly. Face coverings are required inside businesses and facilities. Thank you for following these guidelines!

        Outdoor Recreation

        • Camping – Campgrounds on U.S. Forest Service Land are open. See the current fire restrictions, including a statewide fire ban until Nov. 5, 2020.
        • Trails – Miles and miles of forest trails and lake shorelines are open for hiking, biking, and relaxing.
        • Twin Lakes and Turquoise Lake are open for the summer, with boating, camping, fishing, paddling, and just plain enjoying.

        Visitor Centers

        • Leadville Visitor Center – The Leadville Visitor Center is open Thursday-Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.) (809 Harrison Ave., Leadville)

        Face coverings are required in visitor centers and all public, indoor spaces. Thank you for following these guidelines!

        Visitor Safety

        In Leadville and Twin Lakes, we’re excited to see you again! While you are here, please help care for Coloradans to keep everyone safe. Please know that masks are required inside all public spaces in Colorado. We ask 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 (Face coverings are required in all public, indoor spaces in Colorado)
        • Clean: Practice Clean Habits
        • Stay: Remain at Home When You’re Sick
        • Know: Look Before You Leave for the Latest Info

        Statewide Fire Ban

        If you are camping, please know that Colorado has a statewide fire ban in place until Nov. 5, 2020. Please check the current fire restrictions.

        Come See Us, Safely

        We can’t wait to see you, safely! Have a wonderful visit!


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