Summer

summer in Breckenridge

A new era: 8 ways Peak 8 is changing summer

By Lisa Blake Formerly known as the Breck Fun Park, Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Peak 8 Base Camp debuts June 9 as the first portion of the revamped resort to open this summer. It’s all a part of the jaw-dropping Epic Discovery unveiling, a project many years in the works that introduces guests to interactive exploration… Read More

Epic Discoveries, Epic Memories

If you love the Breckenridge Ski Resort summers just as much as the winters, get ready to experience epic in a whole new way. This summer at Breck, Epic Discovery comes to life. A project several years in the making, Epic Discovery is a buffet of on-mountain activities that will get your adrenaline pumping, engage… Read More

Introducing Epic Discovery

This summer for the first time ever, visitors to Breckenridge Ski Resort will be able to zip, coast, tour, zoom, and hike through Brecks’natural playground. With the launch of Epic Discovery, summer in Breckenridge just got elevated. Epic Discovery Unveiled This world-class on-mountain adventure will complement Breck’s existing summer fun. What does this mean? That Breckenridge’s famous… Read More

100 days until Breck opens [video]

As we progress into another amazing summer season here in Breck, we once again find ourselves anxious to break out our skis and boards, and prepare for the upcoming winter. Today marks the exciting “100 days until we open” milestone, further fueling our desires for snowier times. We look back on last year’s opening day… Read More

Summer Spirit in Breck [video]

Breckenridge is legendary for our winter activities — our slopes offer one of the best skiing experiences in the world — but as the locals say you’ll want to “come for the winter, and stay for the summer.” Here is a video highlighting the huge variety of things to do in Breck this summer —… Read More

Hikes with the best views around Breck

As they say “people come for the winters and stay for the summers.” Once it is full blow summer in Breck and there are just a few patches of snow left at the top of the peaks it’s time to go for epic hikes! Here are our some of our favorite hikes around Breck with… Read More

Best of: Breckenridge on-mountain bike trails

Your favorite Breckenridge Ski Resort winter runs melt down and green up into gorgeous summer singletrack begging to be ridden in July, August and September. Breckenridge features 12 mountain biking trails near Peaks 8 and 9 ranging from challenging intermediate rides to technical steeps to downhill cruisers. Tip: Skip the lung-busting climb and grab a… Read More

Necessities for hiking: A Breck basic checklist

There is no better time for hiking than now. The trails are bursting with wildflowers, gurgling streams and fresh fragrances and are loudly calling your name. All you want to do is disappear into the landscape. Before you set off into the wilderness, however, be sure that you have all of the essentials. Even if… Read More

Which Summer Fun Park pass is right for you?

If you’re gearing up for a Breckenridge Summer vacation, you have to make sure to spend a day on Breck’s Peak 8, home of the Breck Fun Park. The Fun Park has tons activities, from zipling, mini golf, rock climbing, The Alpine Slide, bungee trampolines and more. To take part in these activities you’ll need… Read More

Best of Breck’s 2016 Summer festivals

It’s summertime in the mountains and the local festival season is underway. Here’s where to fest with the best in Breckenridge.   Breckenridge July Art Festival July 2–4 This nationally ranked art fair takes place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily at Breckenridge’s Main Street Station. The free outdoor festival celebrates 33 years and presents… Read More