Activities

Activities in Breck

009- Independence Pass 2012

Q&A with a former Pro Cycling Challenge racer

The fourth annual USA Pro Cycling Challenge rides through Colorado Aug. 18–24, zipping into Breckenridge for the Stage 5 finish on Friday, Aug. 22. We’re all revved up for the intense racing action, miles of cheering, and town celebrations (don’t miss Breck Bike Week) during what’s becoming a favorite late-summer tradition. Former National Champion, Olympian… Read More

funfamily

Breck Rafting 101: Whitewater paddle talk

If you’ve never been whitewater rafting in Colorado, you’ve got to get out there. It’s a bucket-lister, and this season’s water flows have been fantastic. If you’ve been before, you know how exhilarating it is. Nothing beats a bluebird summer day, a great crew of family and friends, and a funny (and safety-first) raft guide… Read More

Spring Fever concert

Live music in Breck

Do you prefer your live music in an intimate jazz bar or under the stars? Surrounded by big-screen televisions in a sports bar or on stage in a century-old watering hole renowned for its gunfights of years past? If you’re in Breckenridge this summer, no need to choose. This is a town devoted to the good… Read More

CIMG1188 Kopie

Cameras, Interviews, Competitions – How to succeed under pressure

Who doesn’t know the feeling? One moment you feel great, the next you have a camera aimed at you and everything feels awkward. This can happen anywhere, you don’t have to be an athlete facing an interview. It can be your friends who suddenly want to snap an unexpected photo, a job interview with a camera,… Read More

Breck Gold Runner Coaster

My top five Breck Summer Fun Park activities

Maybe you’ve heard the ski slopes equated to “a giant playground.” Although the snow has been replaced by lush grass and wildflowers this time of year, the playground status is only amplified. Breck’s Summer Fun Park boasts a huge variety of activities for everyone in the family. Mountain biking or taking a guided hike, off-road… Read More

edit.Still002

Mountain bike at Breck this summer [video]

Sensational Rocky Mountain scenery and that famous Colorado sunshine make an irresistible combination for mountain biking. Breckenridge Ski Resort offers a wide network of trails for varying levels of difficulty with the convenience of lift access on Peaks 7 and 8 via the Independence SuperChair and Rip’s Ride chairlift. *Rides may be subject to close… Read More

Mountain Biking Breck

Breck’s Fourth of July Weekend

With warm sunny skies in the forecast and the Breck Summer Fun Park in full swing, Breckenridge Ski Resort is excited to share that the Ski Hill BBQ Station at the fun park opens Friday, July 4 and additional mountain biking trails are expected open just in time for the holiday weekend. The Ski Hill… Read More

VailResorts_BRK6593_Jesse_Starr_Comp

A day in the life of a Summer Day Camper

The following was written by our Summer Day Camp participants and their counselors: “Today, I went to the Breck Summer Day Camp, and I had the best day! When I first got to camp, I got to meet the coolest counselors; Chris was supper tall and really goofy, Patty loved to sing songs with us,… Read More