Category Archives: Summer Activities

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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

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

1st June 2018   Kristi Stanford  

At 14,265 feet, 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 you’re planning on...Read More

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Breckenridge Summer Events

23rd May 2018   imaneeditor  

May 30-June 2, 2019–  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 14 & 16, 2019– Gold Panning Championships:  The Gold...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

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Breckenridge 4th of July

4th May 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Breckenridge 4th of July Is the Most Fun You’ll Have All Summer Independence Day 2019 is coming up, July 4-8.  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...Read More

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Breckenridge Epic Discovery (Peak 8 Fun Park)

17th April 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Set to re-open for the summer season June 8, 2019!  Come have an epic day outside with the family at Epic Discovery where a variety of adventures await. Take the BreckConnect Gondola to the Base of Peak 8 where there is something for everyone. Whether you want to soar through...Read More

Wild West Train Rides with Alpenglow Adventures

1st March 2018   Kristi Stanford  

April through January, spend a day with the family and head to Georgetown, Colorado, only 40 miles east of historic Breckenridge, for a train ride with Alpenglow Adventures.  Combining an authentic wild west train ride with an actual working silver mine tour, and a gloriously scenic drive, you’ll have...Read More

A Favorite Attraction: The Breckenridge Gondola

19th February 2018   Kristi Stanford  

For Gondola information call (970) 453-5000  The Breckenridge Gondola is a favorite attraction among visitors and locals alike. Operating since 2006, the Breckenridge Gondola transports passengers to the base of Peak 8 in the Rocky Mountains. The gondola is quite a transportation device, with 121 fully enclosed baskets (cabins)...Read More

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Best Easy Hikes

13th July 2017   imaneeditor  

Best Easy Hikes in Breckenridge Even the die-hard hikers may enjoy an easy hike now and then, but especially for families and groups, easy hikes are fun for everyone.  Here are our favorites: Mayflower Gulch Not exactly in Breckenridge, but a short and pretty drive near Copper Mountain is...Read More

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Summer Fun on the Vail Pass Bike Shuttle

24th June 2017   imaneeditor  

Vail Pass Bike Shuttle Want to know what our number one recommended, must-do, go-to, fun for the whole family activity is?  The answer is the Vail Pass Bike Shuttle with Alpine Sports in Breckenridge.  It’s the summer activity we take our own family and friends on when they are...Read More

Boreas Pass: A Summer or Fall Must-See

24th June 2017   Kristi Stanford  

With autumn just around the corner, we can expect the Colorado foliage to begin trading its green hues for shades of warm orange, bright yellow, and deep red. Breckenridge is the perfect place to experience Colorado in the fall, and there are many areas to view this beautiful transition...Read More