Summer is coming to Colorado Ski Country USA

Winter Park is known as the mountain biking capital of the United States, for good reason. Winter Park Resort’s Trestle Bike Park offers thrills for experts and beginners alike.
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Summer has arrived in the Colorado high country and Colorado Ski Country USA member resorts have planned a season filled with concerts, festivals and activities.

Summer in Colorado means bluebird days, breathtaking scenery, and endless possibilities for adventure. This summer, Colorado Ski Country USA resorts will offer something for guests of all ages, including roller coasters, alpine slides, scenic chairlift and gondola rides, downhill mountain biking, hiking, disc golf , rafting, zip line, paragliding, etc.

Below is a sampling of the events nearby resorts will be offering this summer. Visit the resort’s websites for more details and activities.

Granby Ranch will be open Wednesday through Sunday (and holiday Mondays) all summer long for golf, fly fishing, dining, sightseeing and, of course, award-winning mountain biking. Granby Ranch is planning an exciting schedule of events and programs for all ages, including the Rocky Mountain Music Series, which kicks off July 2 with ’40 Oz to Freedom’ and ‘Twang is Dead’. For more information, visit

In addition to the world-class Trestle Bike Park, winter ski resort has a full list of fun summer events for the whole family. Guests can join Winter Park for Happy Hours at the top of the mountain, movie nights at the lookout, and live music every Saturday at Winter Park Village. For more information, visit

steamboat station is excited to bring back Sunset Happy Hours this season every Thursday and Sunday, starting June 30 until September 4. Ride the gondola to the top, take in the scenery, savor culinary delights, listen to live music, and toast to the sunset overlooking the Yampa Valley. The Sunset Happy Hour rate is available for $25 for non-passholders and free for IKON 2022-23 passholders. For more information, visit