July 18, 2016

What Every First-Time Visitor to Breckenridge NEEDS to Know

First time visitors’ guide to Breckenridge, Colorado

Before you even roll into town, you need to know what makes Breckenridge, well…. Breckenridge.

BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO IS A YEAR-ROUND DESTINATIONDowntown Breckenridge Colorado Mountain Town Ski Historic Buildings

Every season of the year offers its own set of activities, adventure and beauty to behold. Come see us in the winter for world-class skiing you won’t forget in the Rocky Mountains. Visit again in the summer and hike your favorite ski runs for a whole new perspective on your favorite mountain.Summer time is home to the infamous Peak 8 Adventure park with alpine slides and every other activity you can think of all at the ski mountain base area. The town boasts the most stunning aspen colors drenching the valley in the fall. Oktoberfest celebrations, lodging specials and beautiful hikes are a few reasons to visit in September. Every time of year has its perks when visiting Breckenridge, Colorado.



Not only was our ski resort originally founded by Norwegian skiers, we also host seasonal workers and guests from around the world. Snowboard and ski competitions bring in athletes and guests from all corners of the globe to explore Breckenridge each season. The Breckenridge Arts District hosts artist from many locations to fancy every artistic interest. Notable art galleries, exquisite fine dining, mountain-scenery golf course,  winding biking trails and five star lodging are only some of the comforts that will wrap around you as you visit Breckenridge, Colorado. Much of our cuisine finds its roots from our very own Colorado culture, as well as the many award-winning brews on tap.


You are what makes this charming town come alive! Our guests, whom many visit Breckenridge multiple times a year, are what keeps this town vibrant. Of course we love it when your wallets come out, but we Breckenridge, Colorado mountain sunset sceneryalso love to learn about you. Where you are from, what has been the best thing about your time in town so far and help you determine the best place to go for dinner that night.  Ask a local contact for advice for your next adventure in town, you will likely gather far more information that what the brochures provide.


Of all the wonderful mountain towns in the state of Colorado, Breckenridge stands out as the place that has it all. Plan your vacation time around your days here, trust us you’ll want to stay as long as you can.


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