When Valentine’s Day rolls around, couples everywhere begin planning that perfect day filled with sweet sentiments dedicated to the one you love most. This year, consider swapping out a traditional dinner or box of chocolates for a mesmerizing holiday away in the Rocky Mountains. Planning a trip to Estes Park is ideal whether you’re a couple enchanted by the great outdoors or you tend to come together over savory flavors. No matter how you enjoy spending time together, this is a stop that promises to provide everything you’re looking for and much more! Here are just a few ideas for making the most of a romantic Valentine’s Day vacation in Estes Park this year.

Enjoy a Tasting at Snowy Peaks Winery

For couples that find themselves in Estes Park over Valentine’s Day with a passion for palate-pleasing adventures, there’s nothing quite like a tasting at Snowy Peaks Winery. Located at 292 Moraine Avenue, this winery is an elegant and welcoming stop where you’re likely to find a wine tasting experience paired with a chocolate tasting or a side of live musical entertainment. The staff is more than willing to offer up flavorful advice and is happy to help answer questions you might have around the production process as well.

Book a Private Ski Guide Through the Colorado Mountain School

For many couples, there’s nothing more romantic than taking on a new challenge together. When you’re planning on spending this day dedicated to love in Estes Park, feel free to push the limits of athleticism hand in hand by booking a professional guide through the Colorado Mountain School. Private guides are available every day of the year and can provide services that go beyond backcountry skiing. Guides can also help you and your loved one enjoy a day of climbing, mountaineering or ice scaling upon request!

Visit the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Valentine’s Day is a holiday that’s practically built around chocolate and when you’re in the mood to celebrate this savory treat, head on over to the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. This fun locale is located at 517 Big Thompson Avenue and is just the place for you and your sweetheart to enjoy picking up a tasty treat to be enjoyed together. Plenty of delicious options await and if you’re not sure where to begin, the on-site staff are more than willing to put together a blended box of goodies for you.

Book a Mountain Stay and Vacation in Estes Park

Savor every moment of your Rocky Mountain getaway by letting the team at Mountain Villages at Lake Estes handle the details of your accommodations. Contact us today for more information on our many options and to start planning your vacation in Estes Park.