Everything But Skiing in Frisco & Copper Mountain

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Frisco and Copper Mountain have more to offer than skiing and snowboarding. Here's an itinerary to discover the other winter activities in the area.

Itinerary Tip
Backcountry Safety

Get out in front of backcountry danger this winter, and keep safety top of mind! Seek education and training prior to heading out, or utilize a professional guide or a seasoned mentor to explore Colorado's backcountry. Find more ways to get informed and stay safe in Colorado.

 

Sustainability Activity
Support a Worthy Cause

Check out Friends of the Dillon Ranger District. They have a plethora of volunteer opportunities and events you can attend, including naturalist-led snowshoe tours. Donations are also accepted.

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Frisco Adventure Park Photo
Activity
Frisco Adventure Park
Bike and skate park, disc golf, camping, snow-tubing, Nordic skiing and more.
Insider's Tip
Giggle-Inducing Fun

Head to the tubing hill at Frisco Adventure Park. There are six lanes with varying steepness. Make sure the little ones are at least 36 inches tall and are comfortable riding in their own tube. Reservations are required. Go to townoffrisco.com or call 970-668-2558 for more information and to make reservations.

Lunch
Silverheels Bar & Grill
Silverheels has been a local's favorite since 1988. We specialize in Colorado cuisine, steaks, trout, seafood, burgers, andmore. Our sister…
Insider's Tip
Delicious Pub Grub

Happy hour is from 4pm–6pm daily at Silverheels Bar & Grill. And every Wednesday–Sunday, the restaurant hosts local musicians from 6pm–9pm. 

Activity
Frisco Historic Park

Go back in time as you wander through Frisco's Historic Park & Museum. There are 11 historic buildings to explore throughout the park, including…

Dinner
Peppino's Pizza & Subs

Voted best pizza in Frisco by Summit Daily News readers! Here, everything is made fresg to order. We pride ourselves on a fun, friendly experience…

Activity
Dillon Ice Castles

Head over to our neighboring town of Dillon to check out the Ice Castles. Exploring this giant ice fixture is definitely a unique winter experience. Book your tickets online in advance, as they tend to sell out.

Lodging
Summit Inn
The Summit Inn is classic mountain lodge with a bit of nostalgia for the old days of skiing. Enjoy the massive timbers in the lobby and the western…
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2
Breakfast
Bread + Salt
While we are a classical breakfast place, we respect seasonality and influence of fresh ingredients. We use Colorado grown products whenever possible…
Activity
Frisco Nordic Center

Stop by the Frisco Nordic Center and learn a different type of winter sport! Nordic ski lessons are available daily. If Nordic skiing isn't your…

Insider's Tip
Winter Views

Bring your own snowshoes or grab some rentals to explore the trails at the Frisco Nordic Center. Enjoy breathtaking views of Peak One, the Ten Mile Range and Dillon Reservoir.

Lunch
Kemosabe Sushi
Home to the freshest and most creative sushi experience in Summit County. Open for dinner every day. Open for lunch Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Activity
Co. Bar

Co. Bar is Frisco, Colorado's cocktail lounge located downtown on Main Street. Enjoy locally sourced craft cocktails, beer, wine and small plates!…

Insider's Tip
Grab Happy Hour

Co. Bar boasts Frisco's longest happy hour — from 4pm–8pm. Grab a seat at the new Frisco bar to sip craft cocktails and snack on charcuterie. Check their website for special events or just hang out and play pool or darts.

Activity
10 Mile Music Hall
At 9,097 feet above sea level, 10 Mile Music Hall is the highest year-round music venue in the United States and the perfect place to catch your…
Lodging
Bighorn Rentals of Summit County

Offering the most varied inventory throughout Frisco, Breckenridge and Keystone areas. We know our properties inside and out so don't hesitate to…

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Breakfast
Abbey's Coffee

Since 1996 Abbey's Coffee has been the "go to" spot for locals and visitors alike. Whether it's a stop for that pre-ski burrito, post-cycling…

Activity
Copper Mountain's Alpine Coaster

Cruise through the trees at Copper Mountain on one of the longest Alpine Coasters in North America. The 5800-foot-long coaster is a thrill ride for the whole family.

Lunch
JJ's Rocky Mountain Tavern

Join us for lunch or dinner in this turn-of-the-century tavern. Enjoy the delicious fare from JJ's open kitchen after a beautiful day on the…

Activity
Ice Skating at Copper Mountain

Bring your skates or rent some from City Pop right next to the lake (and grab some popcorn while you’re at it). If you want to try some other ice-related activities while skating around, be sure to try the complimentary rentals of curling and hockey equipment. Grab a snack of delicious mini donuts at Sugar Lips, located right next to West Lake.

Dinner
Ten Mile Tavern
Nothing says authentic more than Ten Mile Tavern. Pull up a seat to the new copper-finished bar to enjoy one of the 20 beers on tap while you fill up…
Activity
Prosit
Colorado's only Authentic beer hall — serving up the finest beers and sausages around — right in the heart of Frisco.
Lodging
Bighorn Rentals of Summit County

Offering the most varied inventory throughout Frisco, Breckenridge and Keystone areas. We know our properties inside and out so don't hesitate to…