While skiing and snowboarding may be some of Breck's main attractions, there are still plenty of outdoor activities in Breckenridge for you to once the slopes close.
It's almost time to pack up the snowmobiles and break out the ATVs in Breck. South Park ATV Rentals is an ATV rental facility in the area if you do not own your own. You can scale mountains or just cruise through the valleys and take in scenery, wildlife, and fresh air.
Breckenridge Colorado Last year, Breckenridge was named one of the Top 10 Destinations for events and meetings by Colorado Destinations and Events Magazine. For the same reasons the town is great for corporate events, annual meetings, and team building exercises, Breckenridge is also a great place for your group vacation. Here are five reasons you should consider Breck for your next group trip or family reunion: -Breckenridge is a truly welcoming town, and its casual atmosphere extends from Main Street to the top of the Mountain. Breck is a great
While Breckenridge is one of the countryâ€™s premiere skiing destinations, there are plenty of other activities to keep you busy. Between world-class shopping and dining options, and a vibrant visual and performing arts scene, visitors have a number of indoor activities from which to choose.Â If you prefer to explore the out-of-doors, here are three alternative ways you can experience Breck this winter. Explore Breckâ€™s pristine wilderness and back country during a snowmobile tour. For breathtaking views, itâ€™s hard to beat these exiting adventures. Since you control the speed, you
According to legend, the Norse winter god, Ullr (pronounced OOOL-er), was traveling around the Northern Hemisphere depositing snow, when he found himself in Breckenridge. Locals were so pleased to have the gift of snow they decided to celebrate the god and his gift every year. This week-long, town-wide event has a little something for everyone, and the itinerary for this year’s event has just been finalized and released. Sunday, January 5: The Ullr Fest King and Queen will be crowned at Riverwalk Center. This free family-friendly event features live music
There is no doubt that a Breckenridge ski vacation can be an expensive trip. From airfare to chalet and cabin rentals, to lift tickets and gear, the costs can add up quickly. With a little planning and flexibility, however, you can book a Breckenridge vacation that won’t break the bank. Opting to travel and ski during slower periods this winter can mean big savings on travel-related expenses, like airfare, rental cars, and lodging. Breckenridge is a popular holiday getaway, so you’re apt to pay top dollar during this peak season.
The Breckenridge Heritage Alliance invites you to explore the townâ€™s nationally-recognized Historic District during the interactive, living history walking tour. This Historic Walking Tour and Victoria Tea gives you a first-hand look at early life in Breckenridge.Â Local expert Katie Biggle, Breckenridgeâ€™s leading lady during the turn of the century, serves as your guide during the tour. The tour concludes with a proper tea at Katieâ€™s elegant Victorian home. The Historic Walking Tour is available from 1:30-3:00 p.m., December 28th and January 4th. Reservations are required, and can be made
Now through December 28th, Breckenridgeâ€™s Backstage Theater Company presents its own unique version of the Holiday Classic, Oliver! Billed as Oliver: With a Twist, this delightful, family-friendly musical tells the story of orphaned Oliver Twist, who survives a miserable existence, first at a workhouse, and then with an undertaker before falling in with The Artful Dodgerâ€™s gang of unscrupulous pickpockets. Based on the Charles Dickensâ€™ novel Oliver Twist, the Lionel Bart Broadway musical has brought us many classic show tunes, including Food, Glorious, Food and Iâ€™d Do Anything. Performances begin
The Town of Breckenridge was as pretty as a picture for the 4th Annual Holiday Lights Contest. While voting has closed, you can still see all the twinkling lights, holiday art and Christmas Trees along Main Street.Â Throughout the rest of the year, Main Street will be shining brightly, and carolers will be strolling down the street with your favorite holiday tunes. Be sure to grab a mug of good cheer, and spend some time (and money) with the merchants of Main Street.Â If you canâ€™t make it to Breck
Thereâ€™s been a lot of buzz regarding the new winter Olympic Sport, Slopestyle. A popular Winter X Games event for years, Slopestyle challenges athletes to perform difficult tricks while getting the highest air possible. Slopestyle skiers aim for a variety of moves and maneuvers, and utilize the courseâ€™s terrain and obstacles during their runs. The Slopestyle track for the 2014 Sochi Olympics has just been released. According to official press materials, the track will be 635 meters (2,083 feet) and feature three jib sections and three jump sections. The course