Breckenridge is a hub for outdoor adventure year-round! Whether you are an expert on the slopes or a hiker looking for your next breathtaking viewpoint, we can help you find your next Rocky Mountain adventure! Plus, the town of Breckenridge is home to restaurants, bars, boutiques, and gift shops for you to find a new outfit or a fun night out on the town!
Breckenridge Winter Activities
In the winter, the snowpack invites you to experience Alpine winter sports. Bundle up and put on your skis to shred the slopes of the Breckenridge ski resort, which is perfect for the whole family to spend time exploring the great outdoors.
Not a ski bunny? No problem! Tubing is another prime activity for the whole family to get involved in the snow fun. Guests can find the bigger tubing hills at the Frisco Adventure Park, at Copper Mountain, or at the Keystone Ski Resort.
For scenic tours, the Breckenridge Nordic Center offers both snowcat and snowshoeing adventures! Whether you want to take in the winter wonderland from the comfort of a heated snowcat or while hiking around with snowshoes, you can find ways to explore the winter scenery!
When the weather warms up, the adventures continue! During your summer escape to Breckenridge, enjoy the numerous hiking trails that can suit hikers of all skill levels. Choose between a morning hike that is an easy distance for the whole family or opt for a longer hike to an amazing viewpoint. There are a variety of easy hikes in the area including Blue Lakes Trail, the Gold Run Gulch Loop, and the trail to Sawmill Reservoir!
In the summer, the ski resort transforms into a hub for all sorts of outdoor activities! Children of all ages (yes, adults too!) can enjoy riding down the alpine slides or the faster gold runner coaster! Other on-mountain summer activities include mini golf, a ropes course, and unique activities for kids like gem mining.
Thrill seekers will not want to miss mountain biking down the trails past gorgeous aspen trees and Rocky Mountain wildflowers. Ride the chair lift up with your bike in tow so that you can enjoy the downhill riding and thrills!
Explore Main Street
Main Street is a must-explore during any time of the year. The mountain town's main street is home to an array of restaurants, bars, boutiques, and more, there is something for everyone! For lunch, head to Whiskey Star Smokehouse for a try of delicious BBQ or to Flip Side Breckenridge for a burger. For an upscale dinner with family and friends, make a reservation at Modis, the Blue River Bistro, or any of the other prime eateries.
Once you have satisfied your appetite, pop into the boutiques and shops that line main street to find a souvenir t-shirt or a new staple to add to your wardrobe. And for those with a sweet tooth, grab a cookie at the Mountain Top Cookie Shop or a crepe from Crepes A La Cart!
The Riverwalk Center is a hub for the arts and entertainment in Breckenridge. Check the calendar to see what performances you could enjoy during your stay in a Breckenridge vacation rental!