Georgetown plays host to some of the greatest hiking, biking, skiing, and other mountain activities in the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. Just up the street from the inn is the entrance to Guannella Pass. The pass leads you to 12,500 feet along numerous hiking and mountain biking trails along with beautiful views on top near Mount Bierstadt, one of Colorado's most popular 14ers. The Clear Creek Inn hosts have lived here for over 3 years, and are happy to recommend activities, destinations, and experiences that will help make your stay in Georgetown one you'll cherish for years to come.
Take the local train tour and experience Georgetown how it was experienced over 100 years ago, grab a brew at the local brewery, Guanella Pass Brewery, take a stroll around Georgetown Lake, then grab dinner at Coopers on the Creek.
There are many great restaurants, shops, and other local places to discover just outside our door!
Within 45 minutes of Georgetown are hundreds of different trails ranging from light, easy treks to some of Colorado's 14ers. Check out alltrails.com for more! Some of the favorites are:
Pavillion Point (Easy)
St. Mary's Glacier (Easy)
Jones Pass (Easy)
Argentine Pass Road (Moderate) - Just up the street from the Inn!
Chicago Lakes (Moderate)
Mt. Bierstadt (Hard) - Nearest 14er!
Greys and Torreys (Hard) - Two for the price of one 14ers!
Mt. Evans (Hard) - 14er!
Georgetown is an excellent home base for many of Colorado's favorite ski areas. They are listed below:
Loveland Ski Area - 12.8 Miles
Arapaho Basin - 20.1 Miles
Keystone Resort - 25.4 Miles
Breckenridge Resort - 38.1 Miles
Additionally, there are tons of back country ski locations for those wishing to get off the resort and with appropriate gear. Inquire with your host!
Other activities include rafting on Clear Creek River, Mountain Biking, bird watching, rock climbing just up Guanella Pass, fishing in Georgetown Lake, scenic drives, and more. Ask your host for other options!
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