Adjusting to the Altitude

Photo: Bob Winsett The town of Breckenridge sits at 9,600 feet (2,926 m) above sea level, that's 1.8 miles or 2.9 kilometers. What I'm getting at is that Breckenridge is really high ...and that's just the tow...
Winter on Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado / photo by Leisa Gibson

No Car, No Problem: Go Carless in Breck

Updated: Oct. 27, 2016 You’ve heard of Sleepless in Seattle, but how about Carless in Breckenridge? Fact is, not only is going carless at 9,600 feet a real possibility, it's a great way to get out from be...

The Perfect Fall Itinerary

Updated: July 27, 2016 We've set up the perfect fall itinerary to hit the best of Breckenridge on any weekend this fall. Boreas Pass Road is the perfect place to view the fall foliage and panoramic views...

Best Picnic Spots in Breck

Who doesn’t love a good picnic? Once the snow is melted and the sun is shining, it’s time to pull a Yogi Bear and bust out the pic-i-nic basket. There are countless places to picnic in Breckenridge, many easily...
Summer Parking in Breckenridge / Photo by Jessie Unruh

Summer Parking in Breckenridge

Update Nov. 28, 2016: With the recent changes in winter parking, we expect to see some changes in summer parking, too. Information will be updated as soon as it becomes available. In the meantime, check out Bre...

The 9 Best Summer Adventures in Breck

When the snow melts in Breckenridge, Colo., ski trails give way to biking and hiking trails. And adventure is in full bloom. Here are our top 9 choices for the best Breck summer adventures and activities. Did w...

Top Apps for Skiers and Riders

By Troy Hawks Right now there are about 1.5 million mobile apps available for your smartphone, so to help you blast through the whiteout, we’re highlighting the hottest apps for skiers and riders designed to...

Where to Stay in Breck

So, you’re planning your summer trip to Breckenridge. Good choice, by the way. Now it’s time to pick the perfect place to stay. The challenge? Breck has thousands of perfect places. The trick is finding your...

How to Enjoy Breck Even if You Don’t Ski

I have friends who ski, but their families don’t. I also have friends who don’t ski and believe the idea of a cold-weather vacation is insane. To those friends, and all of you with similar situations and be...