Take a Cool Trip
If you like snow and winter sports, Leadville and Twin Lakes, Colorado, is the place to be! Our long winters mean plenty of time to ski, skate, snowshoe, snowmobile, and more. For relaxing year-end holidays, escape to our peaceful snow-covered pines and quiet town with old-fashioned Victorian charm. Check out our latest news:
>> Ski Cooper will open 19 new advanced runs in the 2019-2020 season!
>> Leadville will host the 2020 Dion Snowshoes U.S. National Snowshoe Championships Feb. 28-March 1, 2020, at Colorado Mountain College Leadville! Qualify to race in the championships or join the Citizens Race, open to all. Bring the kids for the Kids Kilo!
For a preview of winter fun, check out the Colorado Public Television video Leadville: City in the Clouds! Hop on a snowcat for an exciting tour on Chicago Ridge. Then join us to hit the slopes at Ski Cooper, a charming destination for an authentic, family friendly, and affordable day on the mountain. Go with host Juliana Broste to honor the famed heroes of the 10th Mountain Division.
In the series’ second video, Leadville: Be In Your Element!, join us to explore the superb fat tire biking opportunities in North America’s highest city. Learn how you can snowshoe to the Tennessee Pass Cookhouse and sample its mouthwatering menu. And how you and your family can have a unique vacation in the Tennessee Pass sleep yurts–complete with a warm, restful night.