35 Best Things to Do in Breckenridge, Colorado Story

By Andrew Sayles

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Introduction

35 Best Things to Do in Breckenridge, Colorado Story

Breckenridge, Colorado is probably best known for its skiing, and for good reason. After all,...

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Thing to do 1

Walk the Rec Path through Downtown

There's no better way to get a feel for this Rocky Mountain town than to...

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Rent a Fat Tire Bike

Don't let winter weather stop you from biking in Breckenridge! Fat tire bikes are widely...

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SUP board on Maggie Pond

Stand Up Paddle Boarding, or SUP Boarding, has taken the recreational world by storm in...

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Go fly-fishing in the Blue River

What's a mental picture of the Rocky Mountains without someone in galoshes, knee-deep in a...

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Eat well on Main Street

With all of the activities in Breckenridge, Co, travelers will get hungry quickly and often....

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Beat the altitude at The O2 Lounge

The town of Breckenridge is found about 80 miles west of Denver, but also almost...

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Embrace your creative side at BREAK Create

Breckenridge Creative Arts, or "BRECKCreate," is a set of galleries where visitors can go to...

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Get your sports fix at the Breckenridge Recreation Center

Visitors can also enjoy a day of sports and movement at the Breckenridge Recreation Center....

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Take a drive on the scenic Boreas Pass Road

Sometimes it's nice to just hop into your car and take a drive, especially through...

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See the Race of the Santas

If you're in Breckenridge in December, you can partake in a little bit of holiday...

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Come for the International Snow Sculpture Championships

There's more winter fun to be had in Breckenridge in January, when you can catch...

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Pig out at the Breckenridge Hogfest

This annual event sponsored by Buffalo Trace features bacon and bourbon, and it can be...

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Celebrate Oktoberfest in Breckenridge

If you find yourself in Breck in between its main summer and winter seasons, you...

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Pan for gold in the Blue River

Gold panning in Breckenridge goes back to its discovery in 1860 by a miner named...

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Have a family adventure at Epic Discovery

From roughly Memorial Day until Labor Day, Peak 8 in Breckenridge transforms itself from idyllic...

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Learn about trains at the High Line Railroad Park and Museum

High Line Railroad Park and Museum is one of the several places in Breck that...

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Take a sleigh ride or go horseback riding with Breck Stables

In the winter, you can head to Breckenridge Stables for a horse-drawn sleigh ride. The...

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Go sledding on Runway Sledding Hill

This BYOS (Bring Your Own Sled) location is a favorite for some good old-fashioned sledding....

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Hop in a hot air balloon for a Rocky Mountain panorama

There are so many ways to take in the views around Breckenridge. Perhaps the most...

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Take to the Fairways at Breckenridge Golf Club

In the warmer months, golf enthusiasts can enjoy a day at Breckenridge Golf Club. They...

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Get a flight (or two) at Broken Compass Brewery

No matter the season, everyone needs a break to kick back and socialize. Breckenridge has...

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Indulge in wine, cheese, and chocolate at Ridge Street Wine

If you're more of a wine person than a beer person, Breckenridge still has you...

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Brush up on history at the Barney Ford House Museum

Another thing to do to Breckenridge is to head to the Barney Ford Victorian House....

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Learn about local flora and fauna at the Edwin Carter Discovery Center

Nature lovers will want to head to the Edwin Carter Discovery Center, the third and...

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Go dancing at Cecilia's Nightclub and Cocktail Bar

For a night of DJs and dancing, the party crowd can head to Cecilia's Nightclub...

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Get your live music fix at the Riverwalk Center

Fans of live music may prefer a more scenic venue, which is exactly what the...

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Catch a movie and grab a drink at Speakeasy

Yet another cool venue in downtown Breckenridge is the Speakeasy Movie Theatre. They have popcorn,...

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Go wild at the Breckenridge Nordic Center

The Breckenridge Nordic Center is a one-stop shop for visiting adventurers. They have equipment, rentals,...

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Dog sled with Good Times Adventures

Yet another unforgettable experience you can have in Breckenridge is going dog sledding with Good...

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Whitewater raft on the Blue River

Just minutes from Breckenridge, summer visitors can enjoy an adventure on the rapids of the...

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Hike McCullough Gulch Trail

Hikers will love all of the trails and backpacking opportunities around Breck, and the McCullough...

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Relax at the Mt Princeton Hot Springs

Hot Springs enthusiasts can find some amazing locations in the Rockies. While there are no...

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Mountain Bike on the B&B Trail

Mountain biking is probably second only to skiing in terms of popular activities in Breckenridge,...

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Indoor and outdoor rock climb

Breckenridge certainly has no shortage of rocks, but that hasn't stopped them from constructing some...

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Get married (say "I Do" with a view)

The last of the Breckenridge, Colorado attractions might not be for everyone, but the town...

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Conclusion

Conclusion

So there you have it, 35 things to do in Breckenridge, Colorado, that have absolutely...

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