About Breckenridge Colorado

About Breckenridge, Colorado

Welcome to Breckenridge. This quaint mining town is nestled in the peaks of the Rocky Mountains on the Blue River about two hours west of Denver International Airport. Rich in history, Breckenridge emerged as a bustling mountain town over 150 years ago during the Colorado Gold Rush. Today, its downtown streets are still lined with the authentic “Old West” buildings that once served as rough-and-tumble saloons for the hardworking gold miners. During both the summer and winter months, vacationers and sports enthusiasts flock to Breckenridge in search of adventure, fun and old-fashioned relaxation. The town’s authentic charm, unique frontier spirit, rich cultural experience and breathtaking scenery serve as the perfect backdrop for fine dining, endless shopping, romantic nightlife and exciting outdoor activities.

Winter Vacation Breckenridge

When the snow begins to fall, this sleepy mountain town is transformed into a winter wonderland with incredible activities just minutes from your Breckenridge condo door. More of a ski town than a ski resort, the endless run of slopes are powdered with light champagne snow offering skiers and snowboarders an experience that is second to none. If you’re looking to crank up the fun, a Breckenridge winter vacation affords visitors a host of activities to include:

  • Skiing & Snowboarding
  • Nordic Cross-Country Skiing
  • Indoor & Outdoor Ice Skating
  • Colorado Sleigh Rides
  • Dog Sledding & Snowshoeing
  • Open Slope Snowmobiling
  • Gold Runner Alpine Coaster

There’s never a dull moment during a winter vacation in Breckenridge but there’s always time to snuggle up in front of a warm fire to relax and unwind. In addition, the town’s cozy cafes and quaint historic-district shops afford visitors the perfect indoor escape. For the kids, consider Eric’s Arcade, Mountain Top Children’s Museum, MiniMites Hockey, Kid’s Ski & Ride lessons or sledding at Carter Park. Call today to reserve your two-bedroom Crystal Peak Lodge condo for a fun-filled winter getaway.

Summer Vacation Breckenridge

During the summer months, the Town of Breckenridge affords the perfect backdrop for family fun under the crisp blue skies and stunning Rocky Mountain views. Whether you’re traveling to Breckenridge for mountain-top wedding or a weekend of summer fun, you will never have enough time to take in all the amazing things to do. One thing is for sure, you’ll have a hard time getting your crew to pack when it’s time to leave your two-bedroom Breckenridge condo and head home. Incredible summer vacation activities include:

  • Breckenridge Golf Courses
  • Gold Runner Alpine Coaster
  • Cross-Country Mountain Biking
  • Whitewater Rafting Trips
  • Gold Medal Fly Fishing
  • Hot-Air Balloon Rentals
  • Colorado by Horseback
  • Breckenridge Fun Park
  • Full-Service Spa and Salon

This summer enjoy your mountain getaway like never before. Take a free ride on the BreckConnect Gondola to the Peak 8 Fun Park and participate in a host of activities for all ages, including the town’s famous Alpine Super Slide, trampoline bungee jumping, pony rides, Ripperoo’s bounce house, miniature golf, Gold Rush panning for gemstones, Mineshaft Maze or the Rockpile Climbing Wall. Call today to reserve your two-bedroom Breckenridge condo for a fun-filled summer getaway.

Breckenridge Nightlife

Featuring the largest mountain-historic district in Colorado, Breckenridge comes to life at night with over 30 saloons, night clubs and restaurants serving the afterhours après-ski crowd. During both the summer and winter months, this cozy mountain town lights up every evening when the sun goes down. Experience Breckenridge’s frothy side with nightlife for all ages that will keep you partying until the early morning hours. From microbreweries to a night-club atmosphere, after-dark activities include:

  • Cecilia’s for the Younger Crowd
  • The Blue River Bistro for Diverse Martinis
  • Gold Pan Saloon for the West’s Oldest Bar
  • Breckenridge Brewery for Late Snacks & Cold Beer
  • Mi Casa Mexican Cantina for Margaritas
  • Sherpa & Yeti’s for Live Music
  • Salt Creek for a Lively Club & Bar
  • The Crown for a Late-Night Latte
  • Downstairs at Eric’s for Pizza, Beer and the “Game”

Breckenridge’s main attractions are snow, water and mountains, but the quaint Colorado ski-town has plenty to keep you busy year round. Whether you’re looking for a DJ, live bands, rock, techno, country or hip-hop music, the club scene at Breckenridge offers exciting night life that rocks on into the night. Call today to reserve your two-bedroom Breckenridge condo for a fun-filled days and exciting mountain-air nights.

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