The Best of Breckenridge - Breckenridge, Colorado

Best of Breckenridge

We’ve compiled a list of our favorite activities, events, and locations to showcase the best of Breckenridge. Because when you’re here it's all about having fun.

Best of Breckenridge: Activities

Biking Peaks Trail in Breckenridge. Biking is one of the best of Breckenridge.
You don’t have to do singletrack. Breckenridge has trails for every riding ability.

Get off the beaten path or visit the most popular spots. You won’t find a bad view! Explore Breckenridge’s extensive trail system on skis, snowshoes, two wheels, four wheels, sleds, horse or foot. However you hit the trails, follow our insider guides to capture those photo-worthy views and brag-worthy adventures.

Best of Breckenridge: Festivals & Events

Breckenridge Wine Festival by the river
The Breckenridge Wine Classic is one of fall’s best events.

We don’t just call ourselves the most social mountain town. We are. And celebrations bring out the best of Breckenridge, and us, with not-to-miss events—aka excuses to celebrate our rich history, dynamic community, endless creativity, local libations and so much more. Join us as we unite around life’s most cheers-worthy moments including our famous International Snow Sculpture Championships, our snow loving Ullr Fest and our polka worthy Oktoberfest. For more unforgettable moments check out the full events calendar.

Best of Breckenridge: Kid-Friendly

Family rafting down the Blue River in Colorado
From mild to wild, there are tons of activities the whole family will enjoy.

When you’ve built a town around fun it’s only natural that the whole family will want to join in. Bring the kids, the grandparents, and the family dog too. Vacations are just more fun when the whole family is involved.  Breckenridge is the perfect place to kick back, relax, and tackle a mountain adventure. From winters spent on the slopes to summers on the river, there are plenty of ways to get after it with the kids in tow.

Best Bars & Restaurants

Relish Happy Hour From Deck
Gone are the days when ski towns were home to only burger and pizza joints. With a world-class destination comes a world-class eating experience.

Adventure might fill your soul but these culinary delights will leave you with you one happy stomach! Don’t miss Breckenridge’s emerging foodie scene filled with farm to table dishes, world-inspired cuisine, and locally brewed craft beer and spirits.

Best Lodging Tips

Residence Inn Hot Tub
Add breathtaking views to your list of must-have amenities.

More than a place to rest your head, lodging in Breckenridge is an experience in and of itself.  Find your condo, ski lodge or mountain home with our lodging search.

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