Activities in Breck


The Best Way to Learn the Mountain

  Ski season is almost here, which means it’s time for a little Breck 101. Today’s lesson: Learning the mountain. Whether this is your first year visiting Breckenridge Ski Resort, or you’ve been coming for several years, the expansive terrain across Breck’s five peaks might have you scratching your head about the best warm-up run… Read More

Family on Peak 8

10 reasons Breck is the best

The countdown is on! Opening Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort is Friday, Nov. 13. It’s time to get reacquainted with all the ways to love this mountain. 1. Unbeatable terrain Ski as a family on Peak 9, split off and practice your moguls on Peak 8 or dip into the perfectly spaced trees on Peak 6. Peak… Read More


Join the Weather Channel LIVE in Breck on Sept. 25

Hosts Sam Champion and Jim Cantore to broadcast live from the Blue River Plaza. Come out and join in the fun and enjoy the fall colors as The Weather Channel broadcasts live from Breck at 5am on Friday, September 25. Breckenridge Ski Resort, the Breckenridge Tourism Office and the Town of Breckenridge are proud to… Read More

Screen Shot 2015-07-21 at 8.23.22 AM

Kid’s Base Camp at the Peak 8 Fun Park – New this year!

The Breckenridge Summer Fun Park will welcome summer 2015 with new activities focused on Breck’s youngest guests at their new Kids’ Base Camp, as well as the fun favorites that bring guests back year-after-year. Kids’ Base Camp at the Summer Fun Park will offer three new attractions for children weighing between 30 – 100lbs., including… Read More


10 wonderful wildflowers in Breckenridge

Arguably the most beautiful time of year, the Breck landscape is exploding in a rainbow of colors. There are dozens of varieties of local wildflowers, but here are 10 of the ones you’re most likely to find along local hiking trails and even growing right off the roadside. Wild Iris See these beauties through July… Read More

Guided hiking on Peak 8 at Breckenridge Resort, Colorado.

Best Breckenridge hikes for kids

Summer hikes around Breckenridge are the stuff family vacations are made of. Brilliant bluebird skies shine down on renewed green aspen and pine next to rolling creeks and rivers with temps hovering around 74 — that’s the stuff. Show the kiddos an awesome time on the trail with these easygoing local hikes: Burro Trail This… Read More

Breckenridge Gondola in the Summer

Guide to summer events in Breckenridge

Summer has officially kicked off in Breckenridge. With the snow melting and the temps warming up, here is a guide to upcoming summer events in Breck. Starting this June, the National Repertory Orchestra offers weekly concerts at the Riverwalk Center, including a Space Spectacular concert on July 3 and Wynton Marsalis on July 5.  The John… Read More

Activities at the Peak 8 Fun Park at Breckenridge, Colorado.

Welcome back, summer! Breck’s Fun Park opens June 12

Breckenridge Ski Resort will officially throw open the doors to summer on Friday, June 12 at 9:30am with the opening of its summer fun park at the base of Peak 8. The Breckenridge Summer Fun Park will welcome summer 2015 with new activities focused on Breck’s youngest guests at their new Kids’ Base Camp, as well as… Read More

Sequence 02.00_00_02_00.Still001

Mexico- When visiting Breck, you’re Family [video]

Plan your family vacation with Breckenridge today! Breck skiing has something for all abilities and interests. Every beginner and intermediate trail is groomed nightly so you can enjoy endless turns throughout your day. Breckenridge prides itself in being a laid back, casual mountain town. No need to bring your high-heels or dress clothes. Jeans and… Read More

Sequence 02.00_00_02_00.Still001

Hey Australia! Breck is your mountain escape [video]

Breckenridge is the Colorado mountain, town and community you’ve always been a part of, even if you didn’t know it. With world class ski and snowboard terrain for the first timer to the big-mountain cliff dropper, there’s absolutely something for everyone in Breck. The same is true when you visit authentic downtown Breckenridge, a gold-rush… Read More