If you are looking to try some of the best beer from the many popular breweries located in Colorado, we’ve got you covered! There is a plethora of delicious breweries located all throughout the state. Here are some of the top picks of where you can grab a cold brewski and kick back and relax!
Westbound & Down Brewery
Heading out to do some whitewater rafting with AVA at the Idaho Springs Outpost? Then come on by afterwards and grab a refreshing brew and cheers to your amazing day out on the river. Westbound & Down Brewery uses 100% American made stainless steel brew houses, brewing over 3,000 keys of beer a year! Their beers are non-filtered, relying on the good old natural process of fermentation to enhance the bold flavors. The water used is 100% pure Clear Creek County, Colorado snowmelt and rain runoff, filtered on site. So, come stop by and enjoy some of the best craft beer around!
Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub
Looking to enjoy award winning ales and lagers? Then Tommyknocker Brewery is the place to go! It is located right in the heart of Idaho Springs, not too far from the AVA outpost where you can zip line and raft. This is a “green” brewery nestled in the beautiful Rocky Mountains that have been awarded over 100 medals from tons of different competitions. Don’t miss out!
Heading down to Buena Vista? Then make sure to stop off at Eddyline Brewing. This brewing company has exceptional drinkable beers, suited for basically any outdoor adventures! Whether you are hiking, mountain biking epic single tracks, whitewater rafting on the Arkansas with AVA or just deck chillin’ then this is the brew for you! Make sure to taste the CrankYanker IPA!
Broken Compass Brewing
This community-based taproom, located in Breckenridge is named one of the locals favorites spots to throw back a cold one. With 12 taps of original brews almost always flowing at Broken Compass, there is guaranteed to be something for everyone! This is a good option to stop and check out if you are staying in Breckenridge or even heading to Kremmling!
Now that you know which Colorado breweries to try, it is time to stop reading about them and actually taste the mouth watering, flavorful beer crafted just for you!