Leadville resides at 10,000ft. just 25 miles south of Summit County. Leadville offers the true meaning of living in the mountains of Colorado. Winters are cold, and summers are perfect! The champagne backcountry skiing is world renowned. Ski Cooper is just down the road, and Copper Mountain Ski Resort is just 20 minutes over the pass. Leadville is a local’s paradise. It is a tight-knit community, dedicated to bettering themselves and each other. The people are strong and honest. The homes have character from the leftover mining community, once booming in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Remnants of the town’s mining history lies all over town, deep into the mountain basins.
Twin Lakes is a pristine, spacious area residing under some of Colorado’s tallest mountains. On the way to Aspen, Twin Lakes has plenty of undeveloped land overlooking stunning Colorado backcountry. Twin Lakes is about 20 miles south of Leadville, 25 miles north of Buena Vista, and 37 miles east of Aspen!