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Lake City is number 5 on this list of "alternative" mountain towns to visit this winter.

"Millions of visitors and residents hit the slopes in Colorado throughout the #winter, but if you're looking for a break from #ski towns this season, or just want to discover somewhere new, we rounded up a dozen alternative options. Whether they are nestled at the base of a mountain or right in them, these are some of our favorite places to get away from it all this winter."

12 'Alternative' Colorado Mountain Towns to Visit This Winter

west of 105 lake city