We have listed our some of our Top Things to Do in Longmont for your next day, weekend or week spent in Longmont! There are so many activities that will make your trip memorable for years to come.
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Spend a day, weekend or an entire week tasting Longmont’s craft beer, ciders and spirits. Take a brewery tour at Left Hand Brewery, check out live music at Oskar Blues’ Tasty Weasel or pick-up a flight at the St. Vrain Cidery! To top it off, you can ride the Brewhop Trolley which allows riders to hop on and off at various locations! Grab your free, Crazy Good Craft pass today!
The height of summer is calling for ways to cool off and Longmont’s Union Reservoir is a great place to experience all kinds of water recreation. Offering stand-up paddle board and kayak rentals, Rocky Mountain Paddleboard has all you need for the perfect summer adventure. Need a place to take Fido? Try out Union’s dog beach and just relax along the shoreline while your pup plays!
Mile-Hi Skydiving is Colorado’s top skydiving facility with more than 35,000 jumps made annually! Mile-Hi Skydiving is the only full-time skydiving operation within the northern Front Range area of Colorado. Located in Longmont’s Vance Brand Regional Airport, take a jump with the scenic Rocky Mountains from 18,000 feet above sea level!
Longmont is home to the Art of Cheese, a cheese-making school where classes are offered for beginners to experts and everything in between. The class schedule is always posted here.
Cheese Importers is housed in a french-inspired bistro and artisan market is a walk-in refrigerator of cheese, charcuterie and gourmet foods from around the world. They feature over 300 different selections of cheese! Cheese Importers is a must-see!
The Downtown Longmont Creative District features an eclectic mix of restaurants, breweries, retail shops, art galleries, theaters, music venues, events and entertainment options. Stroll around the district to enjoy all we have to offer. The 2nd Friday program includes gallery openings, promotions and activities that also take place throughout the downtown district.
Downhill adventures cover the foothills of the Rocky Mountains with three open spaces at Hall Ranch, Rabbit Mountain and Heil Valley Ranch. In town, Longmont has man miles of bikeable trails on the St. Vrain Greenway.
Try your hand at a premier fishing location, St. Vrain State Park. The Colorado state park is home to 604 acres of land and 152 acres of water split among several ponds. It’s a great place for anglers, campers, photographers, birders, walkers and anyone who loves the great outdoors. During the winter season, St. Vrain State Park is a highlight for winter ice-fishing.
Collect your farm fresh fruit, veggies, meat, wine and more at the Longmont Farmers Market. Running April 6, 2019 – November 23, 2019, this market is held every Saturday during the season at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. In addition to the fresh produce, you can browse local artisan pieces, listen to live music and enjoy all of the season’s offerings!
Popular Food Network show, Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives features three local Longmont establishments. Try out The Roost, Samples or The Post Brewing Co. on your next visit to town. These local restaurants feature unique offerings, perfect for any foodie!