Empire is close to many of Georgetown’s well-known sights. The Winter Park Ski Resort and the Echo Mountain Park are amongst the many popular destinations in the area. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Empire are the Summit Lake Park and Mount Evans.
During winter, enjoy Empire’s best ski slopes at the Loveland Ski Area, the Keystone Ski Resort in Keystone and the Eldora Mountain Resort in Nederland.
See local sporting heroes, the Colorado Buffaloes Football, take to the field in the nearby Folsom Field, Boulder. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of silver and gold, as local college football lovers flock together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
When you’re ready to slow down after a day spent exploring the many charms of Empire, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. Take your pick from the Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Black Hawk, the Lady Luck Casino Hotel Black Hawk, or the Winter Park Mountain Lodge.