The Leadville Area provides endless recreation opportunities no matter what outdoor adventures visitors seek. The fishing is great in Twin and Turquoise Lakes and countless mountain streams. The hiking trails are endless including some spectacular high alpine terrain. The biking trails provide terrain to challenge beginners, intermediates and experts. Boating in Twin and Turquoise Lakes will entertain visitors for days.
During the winter months local organizations maintain miles of cross-country ski trails in the area. Snowshoeing and snowmobiling trails provide views of breathtaking scenery. For the visitor interested in alpine skiing, Ski Cooper grooms runs for all abilities.