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It’s Back! Dining In, Museums & More

        Summer is here, and everything is reopened in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado! Here's a quick roundup of things you missed--and can't wait to get back to--here at the top of the Rockies. Museums To round out your summer vacation, or catch some culture on a rainy summer afternoon, check out Leadville’s many museums. Special Exhibit: National Mining Hall of Fame ...

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        6 Ways to Keep Leadville & Twin Lakes Beautiful

              Love Leadville and Twin Lakes? You can help preserve its majestic natural beauty for years to come! We’ve shared our favorite "top of the Rockies" sustainable travel tips here, because the actions that are good for our lakes and forests can also give you a more rewarding time in the great outdoors! Follow these tips for a fun and safe visit—and ...

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              Explore Two Genuine & Historic Mountain Towns

                    Come to Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, and discover two genuine and historic mountain towns. Off the beaten path and full of rich history, they give a glimpse into the Colorado of days gone by. Explore the many things to do! Visit the Museums Tour these museums to learn more about mining and Leadville's intriguing history: Healy House Museum and Dexter ...

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                    Outdoor Summer Fun in Leadville & Twin Lakes

                          This summer, discover the many outdoor adventures waiting in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado. Enjoy the highest outdoors fun at the top of the Rockies! Zipline Soar high above the Arkansas River valley with views of Colorado’s highest peaks. It’s the only place in the world you can zipline across a train! Bike Go biking! Explore the family-friendly Mineral Belt Trail, a ...

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                          Camping Guide to Leadville & Twin Lakes, CO

                                Ready for a night under the stars? This guide to camping in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, can help you make the most of your trip. Where to Camp >>Campgrounds: Explore the campgrounds near Leadville and Twin Lakes, Some are by reservation only, and some are first-come, first served. >>Huts: Book a hut for your family. While huts usually allow you ...

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                                What’s New in Leadville & Twin Lakes, Colorado

                                      The offerings in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, have grown in the past year. Several new businesses have opened, and we are continuing to update our list. Please come see what’s new in town since your last visit! You’ll get a warm welcome from these new businesses. Play High Country eBikes of Leadville 707 N. Poplar St., Leadville, Laundromat parking ...

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                                      10 Reasons to Visit Twin Lakes this Summer

                                            If you haven’t been to Twin Lakes, Colorado, add it to your bucket list. These large glacial lakes lie at the foot of Colorado’s highest peaks and offer a wealth of recreation. In addition, the mountain hamlet of Twin Lakes offers intriguing history, delicious food, and charming places to lay your weary head. Whether your taste for adventure is wild or ...

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                                            10 Winter Adventures at Leadville & Twin Lakes

                                                  If you’re seeking winter adventures, you’ll find treasures at Leadville and Twin Lakes. Discover 10 ways to have fun at the top of the Rockies! (📷: @coloradojerseygirl / Instagram) 1) Dogsled Go dogsledding! Let happy huskies pull you past phenomenal views of forests, lakes, and Colorado’s highest peaks. 2) Ski or Ride Cooper Enjoy the wide-open spaces at this family ...

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                                                  Colorado Backcountry Winter Safety: Know Before You Go

                                                        If you head into the Colorado backcountry this winter, please be sure you’re prepared. Did you know that search and rescue calls at Leadville and Twin Lakes were up 300% in summer 2020? And that many were from visitors? Lake County search and rescue teams are preparing for an active winter. Thanks to Covid-19, many new outdoor-lovers are expected to explore ...

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                                                        Holiday Shopping in Town & Online

                                                              This year, you can shop from your favorite Leadville and Twin Lakes stores from the comfort of your home! The Share the Love Online Holiday Marketplace is open now until noon on Dec. 23, 2020. Shop goods and gift certificates from local artists, shops, attractions, and nonprofits. You are sure to find unique gifts that your friends and family will love. Pick ...

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                                                              2020 Travel: Visit the Other Interlaken, at Twin Lakes

                                                                    If you're looking for a version of Switzerland without the flight, visit the other Interlaken. No passport is needed when you travel to Twin Lakes, Colorado, and nearby Leadville! Colorado's Lake County has glacial lakes, trains, boats, and immense peaks like the Swiss Interlaken, plus a taste of the wild west. You can hike, bike, fish, snowshoe, nordic ski, camp, and ...

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                                                                    Top 10 Reasons to Visit Leadville and Twin Lakes, CO, this Fall

                                                                          Leaves change first in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado. At elevations around 10,000’, the aspen usually peak mid- to late September, surrounding scenic drives, hikes, bike rides, and train rides with golden leaves. Here are some of our favorite reasons to visit Leadville and Twin Lakes this fall! 1. National Scenic and Historic Byway – Autumn Roads All roads into Leadville ...

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                                                                          Lodging Reopens June 1st in Leadville and Twin Lakes, CO

                                                                                Summer is kicking off in the high country, and lodging is reopening in Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado! As of June 1, 2020, lodging properties may reopen if they’ve received approval from Lake County Public Health Agency. This means that when you stay in Lake County, you can do so with confidence that your room meets careful and thoughtful guidelines for ...

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