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Colorado´s Colorful Ski Destinations

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Colorado, the centennial state, offers world-famous skiing in an astonishing natural environment that makes for every adventurer. Adding to all the range of ski and snowboard activities, you can hike, try mountain biking, rock climbing and whitewater rafting. The excitement brought by the upcoming ski season in Colorado prompts us to showcase some of its most emblematic ski destinations.

Breckenridge is associated by many with the finest ski resorts and settings for winter sports. Beautiful Breckenridge cabins are found in this historic mining town with numerous interest spots and museums to complement your ski trip.

Aspen is famous for its astonishing snow-capped mountains and luxury Aspen hotels, but it is much more than a playground for elites. Aspen attracts hundreds of ski enthusiasts and regular tourists that explore Aspen’s rich cultural history, arts and recreational activities. Find Aspen accommodations in Rentalo.com.

Steamboat Springs is another popular ski destination, known for its “cowboy culture” and uniqueness. Numerous museums, beautiful Victorian homes and a big selection of Native American arts can be found in Steamboat Springs. Those coming to this town for a skiing adventure can count with a wide variety of affordable Steamboat Springs vacation condos.

The Winter Park Ski Resort owned by the City and County of Denver, is a small town with abundant cross-country ski opportunities and trails, including the popular Devil’s Thumb Ranch. This nice and secluded spot is located at the southern end of the Fraser Valley in a subalpine region completely snow-covered for six months every year. Don´t forget to check out our Winter Park lodgings.

Telluride, the former silver mining camp on the San Miguel River is one of Colorado´s 20 National Historic Landmarks and a popular ski destination. Mining was replaced by the ski industry in 1972 and since, it has flourished as a preferred ski destination for adventurers and outdoor sports lovers. Check more Telluride vacation cabins in Rentalo.

Vail, established in 1966 is at the base of the Vail Ski Resort and is famous for having the second largest single ski mountain in North America. Amongst a picturesque surroundings, Vail offers the perfect place for bold skiers and snowboarders. To find more information on Vail accommodations, visit Rentalo.com.

Plan your next ski trip to Colorado, great scenery in a well-suited and professional ski industry, you will not regret it. Check out more information in Colorado vacation rentals or read our blog post on ski travel. Enjoy the slopes!