Dillon, CO, USA

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Dillon, CO, USA

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A scenic and serene vacation in Dillon

Take the family away to a cozy Colorado community in Summit County. A small town nestled among the West’s stunning mountains, Dillon embraces the natural environment. Dillon Lake attracts travelers to its clear, crisp waters. Families staying in Dillon vacation rentals during the summer can look forward to hiking and biking their way through the pristine town parks and taking to the water for everything from sailing to kayaking. Winter in Dillon means cross-country skiing and ice fishing. Any time of the year, visitors can enjoy the local brewery scene.

Nature and brews in Dillon

A small Colorado town, Dillon is a great spot to get outdoors with the family. Winter snow allows for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing through the town’s well-kept parks. Those with a hankering for adventure can hit the frozen lake for some ice fishing. If you’re staying in Dillon vacation rentals after the snow melts, don’t worry—the winding winter trails turn into great hiking paths when the season changes. Perhaps the most unique Dillon activities involve the town’s great restaurant and microbrewery scene, and you might want to stop by a brewery to take home some local flavor.

History and harbors in Dillon

To learn more about this charming community, be sure to check out the informative Dillon Schoolhouse Museum and other Summit Historical Society sites. As for experiencing the community, the place to be is the Dillon Reservoir, better known as Lake Dillon. A major Dillon Lake attraction is the picturesque Dillon Marina. Sign the kids up for sailing lessons or grab a bite on the highest deep-water marina. If you’re in town on a Friday during the summer, stop by the Dillon Farmer’s Market, where local farmers and artisans come to sell their wares. Also check to see who’s playing at the Dillon Amphitheatre.

Dillon’s winter wonderland

While enjoying the warmth of the beach at Lake Dillon is a great way to spend a summer day, Dillon is also quite the winter destination. Enjoy the snow with a sleigh ride through the lit up streets during the holidays. Be sure to bundle up—temperatures average in the 20s during the winter. With regards to the Dillon weather forecast, the best times to book Dillon vacation rentals are in the winter and summer. The marina and mild, warm temperatures make Dillon a great summer destination for those looking to get back to nature or escape the hotter southern heat.

Experience the outdoors in Dillon

For a taste of Colorado nature, head to the Dillon Nature Preserve. Whether on foot, snowshoe, or bike, a trip through the preserve showcases the best of Dillon wildlife and landscape. Hang out on the lakeshore with a picnic and gaze at the stunning backdrop of the Colorado mountains. For any outdoorsmen, the lake has plenty of fish for game. In the warmer months, you can enjoy the lush forest and clusters of wildflowers. Keep a lookout for bluebirds, too.