Clear Creek County Tourism Bureau
Idaho Springs, Georgetown, Silver Plume, Empire, United States
Located just 20 miles west of Denver along the I-70 corridor, Clear Creek County encompasses the mountain communities of Idaho Springs, Dumont, Downieville, Lawson, Empire, Georgetown, and Silver Plume.
Clear Creek County is also where you can get your adventure on! From white water rafting, Colorado hiking, bike trails, fishing, ziplining and Rocky Mountain Colorado ski vacations to scenic byways, 14,000-ft. peaks (14’ers), the highest paved road in the Northern Hemisphere and wildlife viewing, there’s something for every level of adventure. And, because we’re so close to Denver, you don’t have to travel far to enjoy the mountains!
You’ll also find numerous lodging, dining and shopping experiences in a stunning mountain setting 365 days a year.