Breckenridge Colorado Travel Guide
Breckenridge is located in the heart of the Rockies, 9,600 feet above sea level, and situated next to 4 beautifully snowcapped peaks (some of the highest in N. America). There’s a wide array of recreational activities with Breckenridge vacation rentals. In the summer, test your skills at The Breckenridge Mountain Bike Freeride Park, utilize some great hiking trails in search of wildflowers, or tee off on one of 27 holes at the Breckenridge Golf Club. Fly fishing is available in the Blue River, kayak Colorado’s largest whitewater kayak park, or go boating on nearby Lake Dillon. In the winter, Breckenridge becomes a popular ski resort with slopes for any level of skier along peaks 7-10 on Ten Mile Range. 2208 acres, 28 lifts (including the highest chairlift in North America: New Imperial Express Superchair) and 146 total trails await new and avid skiers looking for that perfect Breckenridge skiing vacation rental.
The 147-year-old historic town of Breckenridge experiences 300 days of sunshine, over 300 inches of snowfall per year and a mountain climate averaging a high of 70 F in the daytime summer and a high of 28 F in the daytime winter. Relax and enjoy your vacation with 29 restaurants and bars, 180 shops and boutiques, and Breckenridge condo rentals. There’s an incredible arts district, galleries, ice arenas, 4 museums, concerts at the Riverwalk Center, the Breckenridge Recreation Center and the best Jazz in the Rockies every June.