Popular recreation activities on the White River National Forest include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, developed and dispersed camping, jeeping, sightseeing, hunting, fishing, hiking, boating (including sailing and white water rafting) snowmobiling, picnicking, biking,horseback riding and backpacking.
Outstanding downhill skiing and snowboarding opportunities await you at Arapaho Basin, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Buttermilk, Copper Mountain, Keystone, Ski Sunlight, Snowmass and Vail ski areas, all of which are located on the White River National Forest. Also enjoy nordic skiing near Frisco, at Ashcroft, as well as on the Tenth Mountain, USSA/Alfred Braun and Summit Huts and Trails Systems. Snowmobile recreation opportunities are available in many national forest locations. The Fourmile Park and Flat Tops areas are among the most popular.