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Leadville Travel Guide

Live the high life in Leadville -- literally! The city is the highest in the United States and used to be a silver mining town, now rich with outdoor activities. Visitors flock here to learn about the history of the city, as well as for hiking, fishing, and skiing.

Things to Do in Leadville

When in Leadville, a trip to the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum is a must-do! Here, visitors can step back in time to learn more about Leadville’s mining history. If you're keen to discover the historic mining district on foot or by bike, head on the Mineral Belt National Recreation Trail.

Elsewhere, the San Isabel National Forest is ideal for a hiking adventure, while the Turquoise Lake is great for boating and fishing. In the winter, snowboarding and skiing is popular at Ski Cooper.

Best Time to Visit Leadville

For being outdoors, the best time to visit Leadville is during the summer months. For skiing, vacation in Leadville from December.

Price and Availability Index in Leadville

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Leadville is in August, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Leadville is in the high season in July. Leadville has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Leadville tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Leadville tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Leadville

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Leadville. The warmest months in Leadville are June and July, when temperatures reach 79 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -17 ˚F. The wettest month in Leadville is July with 3.12 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.11 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Leadville

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Leadville has 1576 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Leadville comes in at $20 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $172 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Leadville, then you can choose from over 534 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 32 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 16 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Leadville, you'll want to pick from 528 places to stay that provide parking.

AllTheRooms has 200 pet-friendly places to stay in Leadville, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Leadville accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 408 places to stay from Airbnb, 136 accommodations from VRBO and 38 places to stay from Homeaway.

1280 of our places to stay in Leadville have been rated by previous guests. They rated 82% as excellent or good. 704 accommodations allow instant booking.

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