What To Do In The Area


Visiting Georgetown means taking a step back through Colorado’s rich history with an abundance of beautiful Victorian homes and museums for all to explore. Self-guided walking tours of the town are available. Silver Plume offers a great museum and historic Colorado mining town appeal.

The area is so special and spectacular that it was designated a National Historic Landmark District in 1966.

For information about Georgetown go to:


  • Museums
  • Historic Sites
  • Tours
  • Sightseeing

Hiking Adventure

Get in touch with nature during your trip to Georgetown, Colorado. Nestled between mountain peaks, a variety of trails for all abilities can be accessed in Georgetown. Many can be found in Guanella Pass and offer amazing views of the Town and surrounding peaks.

Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowshoeing

Winter is like no other in the Rocky Mountains, and Georgetown is right in the middle of it all! Stay in Georgetown to access a variety for winter recreation opportunities from ski resorts to backcountry options. Georgetown is only 13 east of Loveland Ski area. Near to the hearts and homes of generations of Colorado skiers and riders, Loveland is Colorado’s true winter wonderland. Just 53 miles west of Denver, Loveland boasts 1,800 acres of remarkable terrain, FREE snowcat skiing along the Continental Divide, an innovative lesson program and more snow than any Front Range or Summit County resort. Loveland is home for those that simply want to ski or ride. Welcome home.

  • Skiing and Snowboarding
  • Snowshoeing

Fishing and Extreme Sports

Looking for a unique way to spend time outside? Georgetown, Colorado is your basecamp to new ways to hit the water and the trails.

  • Fishing in the Mountains
  • Mountain Activities

Shopping and Restaurants

Visit the fantastic shops and creative specialty boutique in historic Georgetown, Colorado. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at one of the great restaurants. Shopping features jewelry, rock, souvenir, candy, clothing stores and more. Speed an hour or spend the day!

  • Gift Shops and Treats
  • Antiques, Jewelry and Crafts
  • Outfitters

Art in Georgetown

Georgetown’s historic downtown is well known for the variety of art and galleries it offers. Explore any of these galleries to find unique pieces of art, jewelry and more.

Visit Clear Creek County Tourism Bureau.