National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation is Colorado’s favorite Christmas movie
By Murphy Huston on December 27, 2023
Denver, CO — According to 9News and its viewers, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation is Colorado’s favorite Christmas movie. The cool part is much of that movie was shot here in Colorado. Then Summit County Elks Lodge in Silverthorne became the production’s commissary. The tree cutting scene happened near the Breckenridge Golf Course near Tiger Road. The sledding scene was filmed at Breckenridge Ski Area’s Peak 8.