Gold miners knew they had found some place special when they arrived in Breckenridge, with its majestic peaks and sunny skies. Now a popular world-class ski resort town, Breckenridge has maintained its charm and historical ambience. There are miners’ cottages and Victorian houses nestled alongside t-shirt shops and coffee stands along Main Street. Guests love the vibrant and eclectic ski town, with gourmet restaurants and casual breweries, clothing and gift shops, art galleries and horse-drawn carriages.
With five peaks, Breckenridge Ski Resort boasts more than 2900 acres of terrain for skiers and snowboarders to experience one of North America’s most popular outdoor playgrounds! There are four terrain parks to delight thrill-seekers at every level. The ski schools and instructors are top-notch, making Breckenridge an excellent choice for family ski vacations.
There are many events scheduled in Breckenridge throughout the Fall and Winter months, including the Santa Race, the Lighting of Breckenridge and the International Snow Sculpture Championships.
In the Summer, Breckenridge offers more than 100 miles of hiking and biking trails with stunning views as rewards. Many choose to explore the hills and trails by horseback or ATV’s. There are numerous festivals and events that bring guests to Breckenridge in the warmer months, including the Gold Panning Championships in June, the 4th of July Celebration parade, the Breckenridge Food and Wine Festival in July and the Bacon & Bourbon Festival in August. There’s always something fun going on in Breckenridge!
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