Rent an authentic and affordable accommodation by owner in Leadville, Colorado with Owner Direct Vacation Rentals Inc. Imagine charming, historic mountain towns nestled among the highest peaks in Colorado, surrounded by high alpine forests, pristine streams and glacial lakes located near ski chalet rentals.
Leadville, a municipality of Lake County is conveniently located 100 miles from Denver, 130 miles from Colorado Springs, 38 miles from Vail and 59 miles from Aspen. At 10,152 feet Leadville is the highest incorporated city in the United States.
Imagine a rich history as America's bawdiest mining boomtown with infamous characters such as Baby Doe, Horace Tabor and Doc Holliday and endless year round outdoor recreation and you'll understand why you should stay in vacation rental accommodations while visiting Leadville and Twin Lakes.
You'll find lots of great places to eat and to stay in vacation rental accommodation and lodging. Browse through the specialty shops, antique stores and galleries featuring the works of local and regional artists. Well-preserved, Leadville has 70-square city blocks of Victorian buildings, all part of a designated National Historic Landmark District, along with 20-square miles of a preserved mining district.
In winter, head out to Ski Cooper, a great and affordable family ski area boasting an array of vacation rental accommodations including condo rental and chalet rental. Lake County’s abundant snow provides for a vast number of popular Colorado winter activities, including snowshoeing, alpine and telemark skiing, cross country skiing, snowmobiling, snowboarding and dog sledding. Participate in special events such as the Leadville Loppet Race, Winter Carnival, snowshoe races, turkey shoots, ice fishing competitions and Ski 100 Nordic Ski Race.
In summer you can catch a ride on the Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad excursion, visit the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum or experience entertainment and opulence at The Tabor Opera House. Pleasant summer temperatures and pure mountain air make Leadville and Twin Lakes popular summertime vacation home rental destinations for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. From climbing the two tallest “Fourteeners” in Colorado, mountain biking and competing in marathons to horseback riding, four-wheeling or enjoying the wildlife and wildflowers on a leisurely hike near your chalet rental, there’s an activity for everyone.
Lake County’s overnight vacation rentals range from elegant Victorian vacation home rentals, charming cabins chalet rentals, and affordable condo rentals. You’ll find some vacation rentals located in the heart of the National Historic Districts, while other are tucked away in the woods.