Category Archives: Blog / Area Information

Tubing in Summit County is the Ultimate Winter Rush

1st September 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Summit County Tubing Locations: Keystone Resort: Call 970-496-4386 or 800-354-4386 Frisco Adventure Park: Call (970) 668-2558 Copper Mountain: Call (866) 416-9874 Breckenridge Free Sledding Hill on High Street (see below where the best place in town is to find tubes)         When it comes to winter...Read More

Fall hikes

Best Places & Hikes to See Fall Colors

24th August 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Best Places and Hikes to See Fall Colors In and Near Breckenridge: Fall can easily be summed up with a few simple terms: Fleeting and no filters needed. The colors before your eyes during the peak of leaf changing against a rocky mountain bluebird sky are so stunning it...Read More

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Summit Shuttle- Summit Water Taxi

31st July 2018   Kristi Stanford  

The Best Kept Summer/Early Fall Activity Secret: The Return of the Summit Water Taxi The crown jewel of Summit County, the Dillon Reservoir (also known as Lake Dillon) is home to the world’s highest deep-water marina in Dillon, Colorado. Views of the lake from Highway 9 cannot be missed...Read More

Vacation Rental Management Companies: Why smaller may be the better choice

26th July 2018   Kristi Stanford  

This article appeared originally in the 2018 Summer Edition of Explore Summit, a Summit Daily publication.  Choosing a small, boutique firm ensures better home maintenance, attention to detail, and guest satisfaction In today’s ever-changing vacation rental industry, often the little things can be overlooked. Vacation rental management companies have...Read More

Breckenridge fall activities

3 Great Adventures Near Breckenridge, Colorado

4th July 2018   Kristi Stanford  

3 Must-Try Adventures Near Breckenridge, Colorado If you’re traveling to Breckenridge, Colorado this year, there are plenty of ways to fill your vacation with some fun.  Between events happening nearly every weekend to top-notch outdoor activities for all family members, your week in Breckenridge will be one you never...Read More

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Breckenridge, Colorado Wildfires

28th June 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Breckenridge Wildfires: What You Probably Don’t Know 2018 brought Colorado another dry and warm June, similar to 2017.  When the weather is dry, the fear of wildfires lurks in the minds of mountain residents, business owners, and visitors. Fears came to fruition earlier this month with the Buffalo Mountain...Read More

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Here’s How to Plan the Best Quandary Peak Hiking Trip

1st June 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Standing 14,265 feet above the ground, Quandary Peak majestically overlooks the Rocky Mountains as the highest peak in the Tenmile Range and the 13th highest in the entire state. Many Colorado visitors blaze the trail to the top for a fantastic mountain view you can’t find anywhere else. If...Read More

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Breckenridge Summer 2018 Events

23rd May 2018   imaneeditor  

May 31-June 3–  WAVE:  Light + Water + Sound:  Digital art eye candy of all sizes featuring illuminated sculptures, projections and digital art on the riverfront. Free fun for the whole family and includes a community lighted bike parade! June 16 & 17– Gold Panning Championships:  The Gold Prospectors of...Read More

A Guide to the Best Breweries in Breckenridge

18th May 2018   Kristi Stanford  

    Broken Compass Brewing Top of our list and our favorite brewery is Broken Compass due to their free shuttle! The Lost Bus free shuttle is constantly moving in between Breckenridge and the Broken Compass Brewery. Please call the shuttle driver at 970-406-2011 to schedule your ride (do not text...Read More

Breckenridge vacation rentals

Fall 2018 Featured Properties Discount

17th May 2018   imaneeditor  

Our staff has hand-selected three properties for Fall 2018 Feature.  All new 2018 reservations for one of the three featured properties below receive a 10% discount off listed prices (excluding holidays) in celebration of our 10-year anniversary!  Must book by Oct 30, 2018 to receive discount. Call us to...Read More

Breckenridge Horseback Riding

17th May 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Horses are majestic and graceful creatures, and there is nothing quite like saddling them up and roaming the free Colorado range, taking in all the incredible views and fresh mountain air. As the sun grows warmer and the days longer, it’s the perfect time to try some Breckenridge horseback...Read More

4th of July

Breckenridge 4th of July

4th May 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Breckenridge 4th of July Is the Most Fun You’ll Have All Summer Independence Day is coming up, and what better place to spend America’s birthday than in a beautiful mountain city full of patriotic celebrations? Breckenridge 4th of July will feature concerts, a parade, a 10k, a garden party,...Read More