Summit County Vacation Rental Blog

Thanksgiving Dinner in Summit County

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Whether you work up an appetite making turns on the hill or spending the day taking in the views, Thanksgiving in Summit County will not disappoint. Restaurants all over Summit County will be serving Thanksgiving dinner to hungry visitors and locals; some creating carefully crafted traditional turkey dinners while others opt for pre-fixe menus featuring several flavorful options highlighting the local Colorado fare. Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Events in Summit County

Frisco Adventure Park

If you’re headed to the high country for Thanksgiving, you’ll find so much more than world-class dining! Join the Turkey Day 5k, take a tube ride at the Adventure Park or get on your skis and hit the slopes!. Continue Reading

2017-2018 Ski Season Opening and Closing Dates

Arapahoe Basin

As snow has already started falling in the high country, Summit County can’t help but get excited about the upcoming ski season. Miles of ski trails and bluebird days followed by some apres ski at altitude is the highlight of the year for most locals and visitors. Continue Reading

23rd Annual Summit County Parade of Homes

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As Summit County begins to show off it’s extraordinary fall colors, the area is also getting ready to open it’s stunning homes to visitors. Continue Reading

Breckenridge, Copper or Keystone; Which Summit County is Right for Me?

Breckenridge Ski Resort

Summit County’s 619 square miles are incredible: home to 75 ski lifts, three fourteeners, four ski and snowboard resorts (all with year round activities) and a range of events for everyone – you will be hard pressed to not find anything to do! After all, it’s locally dubbed “Colorado’s playground” for a reason. Continue Reading

Oktoberfest in Summit County

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Colorado takes it’s beer brewing very seriously and so celebrations around the brew are taken very seriously. Of course, Oktoberfest is no exception in Summit County! Time to get out your lederhosen – the mountains are calling!. Continue Reading

Toddler Approved Summit County

Breckenridge Recreation Center

Summit County is often called ‘Colorado’s Playground,’ and that doesn’t just mean fun for adults. There is plenty to do and explore in Summit County for kids of all ages!. Continue Reading

Fall Activities in Summit County

Eaglesmere Lake

While most visitors to Summit County are holding off until the slopes are covered in that fluffy white stuff, autumn is actually one of the best times to visit! The crowds are low, the air is crisp and the changing leaves turn the mountains into gold. Continue Reading

Labor Day in Summit County


Summer may be winding down but that doesn’t mean the action in Summit County is! Enjoy cooler temperatures and take in the Summit Foundation’s Rubber Duck Race, the annual Sidewalk Sale, Gathering at the Great Divide Arts Festival or Keystone’s Oktoberfest. Continue Reading

Restaurant Spotlight: Keystone Ranch

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Guests to Summit County are often looking for adventure among the mountains and but find themselves pleasantly surprised by the world-class cuisine. From local favorites to slope slide happy hours, Summit County delivers with locally inspired and creative fare. Continue Reading