Winter Park is situated in the Grand County in Colorado, United States of America. It is known for its Winter Park Resort, a world renowned ski resort. As a matter of fact this fabulous ski resort is owned by the City of Denver and is managed by Intrawest. You can get access to the ski resort by the Ski Train of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, otherwise called D&RGW. It is amazing to know that the Winter Park Ski Resort has an expanse of 5000 acres of land and is the highest incorporated town in the United States.
Winter Park is situated at the southern end of the Fraser Valley. The town has a total area of 8.1 square miles and an important geographical feature of the area is that the Winter Park is located at 9100-12,060 feet above sea level. The natural beauty of Winter Park in Colorado is that it remains covered by snow for about six months of the year. The Winter Park Resort is the place visited by skiing enthusiasts for most part of the year. It is where a lot of parents go to teach and training their kids in the art of skiing and gliding across the trails.
The Winter Park Colorado has several lodges and inns for the visitors and the travelers to stay in. Sometimes individuals visit the park alone and sometimes they visit accompanied by their families. In either case they always go home completely satisfied with the services and amenities provided by these lodges and inns. They most certainly leave an ever lasting impression in the minds of the visitors. Apart from skiing the Winter Park in Colorado offers other forms of entertainment too such as snowboarding, hiking, biking and snowmobiling.