The Georgetown area has a wide variety of outdoor activities available!
Hikers will want to explore the Notch Trail from Georgetown to Silver
Plume. The trail is 2.4 miles of moderate to strenuous hiking with beautiful
Endless hiking opportunities exist off the Guanella Pass Scenic Byway
such as a moderate hike to Silver Dollar lake or a longer walk up the
old Argentine-Central railroad grade to Waldorf or beyond to the top of
Mt. McClellan to view Mountain Goats and Grays & Torreys peaks.
Great mountain biking can be had climbing from Georgetown up Saxon Mountain
road located just east of the Georgetown Lake. One can bike old mining
roads all the way down to Idaho Springs!
For a more leisurely ride, try the service road from Georgetown to Idaho
Springs and return.
For local maps and information on where to go and local weather forecasts,
go to the Old Georgetown Station located at 1111 Rose Street in Georgetown.
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