Winter Park is a true gem for vacation goers everywhere. Plan your stay at one of these beautiful Winter Park condos. Many feature a cozy fireplace to warm up next to after a fun filled day in the snow. Many rental options also include hot tubs to relax in and are children friendly. Your entire family is sure to enjoy their stay here!
Winter Park boast a wide variety of activities for you to enjoy while staying here. You will have no problem finding something to do for all the members of your family while staying here. Popular winter activities include the following:
Dog sled rides are an extremely popular attraction in the area. These tours take advantage of the seasoned knowledge of an expert dog sled guide. Your guide will take your family through private winter trails where they will point out wildlife and take pictures of the beautiful scenery for your family. These rides provide a truly unique experience to learn about the surrounding area and the history of the town.
Hot air balloon rides will definitely leave you with a lasting experience. These balloons offer you and your family the best possible view of the surrounding mountains and towns such as Fraser. There really is no better way to get a bird’s eye view of the breathtaking scenery!
Ice skating options are all around the area. One of the most popular in the area is Cooper Creek Square. Here you can ice skate completely free of charge if you have your own skating gear. Even if you don’t have your own skating gear you can rent it for around $10 which makes this a very economical choice to enjoy this winter activity!
Snowboarding and skiing are extremely popular attractions in the area as well. The area features two popular ski and snowboard areas which are Winter Park Resort and Ski Granby Rach. Both of these offer an extensive selection of available slopes for all skill levels as well as lessons for guest that have no experience. These slopes rival even the famous Rocky Mountain area. You are sure to enjoy the beautiful countryside while enjoying the amazing slopes these parks offer!
Winter Park features many spas in the area which will leave you speechless. Many different spa techniques are featured in the area from acupuncture to massage therapy. Some of the premium spas featured in the area are Blue Sky and Massage, Winter Park Wellness Center and The Salon at Winter Park. No matter which spa you decide to visit here you are sure to leave completely de-stressed and utterly impressed beyond belief.
Winter Park also features many attractions which feature numerous historical elements. If you would like to learn about the areas old west historical sites then be sure to visit the Pioneer Village Museum. Here you will be able to see tools that were used in the area during the great west expansions as well as learn about the town’s history.
It is best to visit Winter Park from November to April. During these months the snow is at its finest and the temperature is perfect for the winter themed activities such as snowing and ice skating. The average temperature is 10-15 degrees Fahrenheit so be sure to bring plenty of warm clothing allowing for multiple layers.
To reach Winter Park via rental or private car take the I-70 to exit 232 which is US 40. Follow this road for approximately 40 miles to reach Winter Park. For air travel it is best to fly into Athanasiou Valley Airport which is the closest airport. In addition to private car rental you can also take one of the shuttle services from the airport to Winter Park or use one of the airports taxi providers.