The City of Jefferson, CO
Jefferson is a small town in the state of Colorado. The largest nearby city to Jefferson is Golden, approximately 40 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Jefferson, including Knotty Pine Sports Center, El Rio de Juan, China Village, Canyon Grill and Tooleys Pizza Etc. For a larger selection of Jefferson restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Jefferson Museums, Golf Courses, Ski Resorts and/or Auto Race Tracks, including the Arapahoe Basin, Evergreen Golf Course, Eagles Nest Golf Club, Beaver/Bear Course at Breckenridge Golf Club and South Park City. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Jefferson please click on the Attractions tab above.
Jefferson, Colorado Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Jefferson experiences an average high temperature of 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about -3 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.21 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Jefferson with daytime temperatures averaging 72 degrees in the summer, and 34 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Jefferson to receive an average of 0.24 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.6 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 88 degrees in the summer and as low as -54 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Jefferson should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 52 degrees, and nighttime lows of 19.
Jefferson, Colorado Attractions
1Applewood Golf Course - Golden,
The Applewood Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Jefferson County Colorado. Built in 1961, this Golden course designed by Press Maxwell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-279-3003. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 14001 W 32nd Ave, Golden, CO 80401
2Arapahoe Basin - Keystone,
Arapahoe Basin is a ski area for alpine skiing high in White River National Forest of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Arapahoe Basin is also known for its especially long season—often staying open until early June, whereas most other northern ski areas close in early May. Arapahoe Basin is that can be found on the west side of Loveland Pass on US 6 highway in Summit County.
3Astor House Hotel - Golden,
The Astor House is a historic stone hotel from the earliest years of Golden, Colorado. Associated with prominent area pioneers, it was also a pioneering effort in historic preservation in the region. Today it is a museum open to the public, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
4Bandimere Speedway - Morrison,
Bandimere Speedway, also known in the NHRA as Thunder Mountain, is a quarter-mile dragstrip located just outside Morrison, Colorado and Lakewood, Colorado. It opened in 1958 and hosts the NHRA's Mile-High Nationals. The facility has a seating capacity of 23,500 spectators.
5Beaver/Bear Course at Breckenridge Golf Club - Breckenridge,
The Beaver/Bear Course at Breckenridge Golf Club is a 27 hole public golf course in Summit County Colorado. Built in 1987, this Breckenridge course designed by Jac Nicklaus is open may 25 to oct 15. For tee time information call the pro shop at 970-453-9104. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 200 Clubhouse Dr, Breckenridge, CO 80424
6Colorado Railroad Museum - Golden,
7Copper Creek Golf Club - , Copper Mountain,
The Copper Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in Summit County Colorado. Built in 1980, this Copper Mountain course designed by Pete & Perry Dye is open jun 1 to oct 15. Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 122 Wheeler Pl, Copper Mountain, CO 80443
8Dinosaur Ridge - Morrison,
Dinosaur Ridge is part of the Morrison Fossil Area National Natural Landmark located in Morrison, Colorado, just west of Denver.
9Eagles Nest Golf Club - Silverthorne,
The Eagles Nest Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Summit County Colorado. This course is located in the city of Silverthorne, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 970-468-0681.
Address: 305 Golden Eagle Rd, Silverthorne, CO 80498
10Evergreen Golf Course - Evergreen,
The Evergreen Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Jefferson County Colorado. is open mar 1 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 303-674-6351. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 29614 Upper Bear Creek Rd, Evergreen, CO 80439
Jefferson, Colorado Hotels
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Jefferson, Colorado Restaurants
This is a list of Jefferson Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
Published November 28, 2011
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Published September 27, 2010
We stayed at Lone Eagle Lodge, tucked away in the woods at the base of Keystone Mountain located across from the gondolas and ski lifts in River Run Village. The luxurious accommodations include heated outdoor pool, hot tub, full health club facilities...