Explore Colorado’s Great Outdoors In Snowshoes

Try Snowshoeing in the Rocky Mountains, Just West of Denver

Snowshoeing through the Colorado Rockies and the Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forest may quickly become your passion. This fun, freeing winter activity allows you to break away from the hustle and bustle while connecting with nature and the undisturbed beauty of our scenic backcountry. Enjoy breathing in cold, alpine air for an exhilarating rush as you trek along fresh snowfall and past flocked evergreens on various trails. Your snowshoeing getaway awaits, just west of Denver. 

Person traverses a narrow trail through a snow-covered mountain valley.
snowshoes sitting on a snowfield

Brush Up On Snowshoeing Safety 

When snowshoeing, here are some important safety tips to follow: 

  • Check weather forecast and snow conditions
  • Wear warm clothing and protective gear
  • Always go with a friend
  • Carry a first aid kit
  • Avoid tree wells
  • Don’t go over frozen rivers
  • Stay on the trail
  • Kids should always be accompanied by an adult
  • Watch out for avalanches

Find Snowshoe Guides, Outfitters and Rent Equipment

Georgetown Outdoor Discovery

1491 Argentine St
Georgetown, CO 80444

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Loveland Ski Area

Exit 216 Interstate 70
Georgetown, CO 80444

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Exit 240 Rentals

1313 Idaho Street
Idaho Springs, CO 80452

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Clear Creek Recreation Center

98 12th Avenue
Idaho Springs, CO 80452

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Maison de Ski

2804 Colorado Blvd
Idaho Springs, CO 80452

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Black Diamond Sports

1540 Argentine Street
Georgetown, CO 80444

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Breeze/Max Ski and Snowboard Rentals

999 County Road 308
Downieville, CO 80436

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Lawson Adventure Park and Resort

3440 Alvarado Road
Lawson, CO 80436

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