Seven questions with Chef Boyd

The executive chef at 9600 Kitchen shares some highlights of the spring menu The fine-dining scene in Breckenridge has exploded in the last couple of years, but the handful of hot spots have their special take on culinary delights, helmed by a creative captain. Tucked into the DoubleTree Hotel at the south end of Main… Read More

Summertime Sun Safety Tip

  Summer is in full swing in Breckenridge – the Fun Park is full of kids of all ages, people stroll up and down Main Street clutching dripping ice cream cones, wildflowers are in full bloom, and bluebird days seem endless. If you visit Breck during the summer, you’ll know why locals and visitors alike… Read More

Best Breck rainy day activities

Breckenridge has the reputation for being sunny and beautiful most of the year, but sometimes it does gets a little stormy. Don’t let the rain get you down, there is still plenty to do! Here are a few of my favorite places to spend a rainy day in Breck: Breckenridge Recreation Center Just because it’s… 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

Summer tips for tots

Breckenridge is rich with free stomping grounds for tiny feet By Shauna Farnell Breckenridge is famous for being an open playground for us big kids with breathtaking, adrenaline-charging opportunities everywhere you look. For little kids who might not be ready or capable (yet) to hike or bike up and down mountains, there several popular areas… 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

Breck’s Hidden Gems

  You might think that when it comes to Breck, you’ve seen and done it all. But that might not be true. Whether you’re a long-time visitor, a first-timer, or a seasoned local, Breck’s got a few secrets tucked away, just waiting for you to discover. Check out these hidden gems the next time you’re… Read More

Summer 2016 Construction Updates

Pardon our dust, there’s a lot of construction happening at Breck this summer! This summer we will be constructing a new restraunt on Peak 7 and adding new attractions for summer visitors. With these new improvements you might see construction crews, heavy equipment and general hustle & bustle around certain areas of Breck this summer…. Read More