- TripBuzz found 135 things to do with kids in or near Georgetown, Colorado, including 126 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Idaho Springs, Evergreen, Breckenridge and Winter Park.
- From Georgetown Loop Historic Railroad to Georgetown Loop Railroad, the Georgetown area offers 97 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Specialty Museums, Train Tours and Parks.
- What began as a mining camp in the mid 1800's grew into the thriving city that is Georgetown. The city features a Historical Landmark District and an array of recreational activities. Locals and tourists enjoy fishing in Clear Creek, riding the Georgetown Loop Railroad or taking in the scenic views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains.
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431 Chicago Creek Rd, Hwy 103, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 MoreLess Info
AVA Idaho Springs, part of the larger AVA network, has numerous adventure packages that include cliffside ziplining, beginner to advanced whitewater rafting trips and ATV excursions. Mixed adventure packages as well as weekday specials are available.
Devoted to preserving and increasing awareness and appreciation of the history and culture of Idaho Springs, the Historical Society of Idaho Springs maintains a variety of museums and historic locations, and sponsors a variety of programs and events.
Offering weekend guided tours, the Underhill Museum is based in the home and working office of a prominent turn of the century local surveyor and writer. One of the free tour is the Victorian garden behind the building.
Heritage Visitors Center features an informative museum full of unique exhibits of Idaho Springs' mining history, early life, and the important role it played in establishing not only Idaho Springs but the state of Colorado itself.
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2350 Riverside Drive, Idaho Springs, CO 80452 MoreLess Info
At Highside Adventure Tours, visitors can trek the rapids of Clear Creek. The tour guide is helpful at navigating the waters and providing training to beginners in the group. They also have a zipline course for visitors.
Raft Masters is a local outfitter which offers adventure rafting trips on the Arkansas River at the Royal Gorge and Bighorn Sheep Canyon, as well as on Clear Creek ranging from beginner to more advanced levels.