When it comes to finding the best apres spots in Breckenridge, there are a lot of choices! Here is a quick list I put together covering some of my favorite places and patios to grab food/drinks, meet some friends and catch some rays. Continue reading
With some of the best conditions and terrain in the country, skiing brings a lot of people to Breckenridge for their first time but it’s not always what keeps them here or coming back. Being a full time resident of Breckenridge since moving to Colorado, it has become evident to me there is a reoccurring theme among the residents and guest whom visit our beautiful mountain town, they all love Breckenridge! From the colorful Victorian style buildings, rich mining history, and vibrant community to the never ending adventures everywhere you go, Breckenridge is a special place to many. Continue reading
Every January, teams from all over the world come to Breckenridge to compete in one of the winter’s most unique yet impressive competitions. This event doesn’t include a pair of skis or a snowboard though, but rather homemade sculpting tools to take a 20-ton block of snow and turn it into a a creative display of art. The international Snow Sculpting Championship might not get the publicity as some of the more well known events that take place in the Colorado Rockies, but the talent and skill on display is nothing short of spectacular. Continue reading
Every Breckenridge Vacation starts with lodging. From Studio’s & 1-3 bedroom condos, townhomes and even private luxury homes, Great Western Lodging is your premiere vacation rental management company in Breckenridge. Locally owned and operated for over 19+ years, our staff live, work and play here in Breck. Our unique perspective and knowledge of town empowers us to assist guests with the best options in Breckenridge vacation lodging and with insight that only locals can offer for planning a trip. Continue reading
Great Western Lodging Vacation Rentals In Breckenridge
Great Western Lodging offers exclusive Breckenridge lodging to guest looking to enjoy our fairy tale like mountain town the same way those of us who live here do. We hand pick our rental units as we look for the best units in the best locations. Check out some of the new units we have to offer you for the 2015-2016 season! Continue reading
From the crisp mountain breeze, glowing aspens and sunny skies, fall is one of the most spectacular times to visit Breckenridge. Whether you escaped the city for a weekend getaway to the mountains or your first time visiting, it’s one of our favorite times of the year and we want to help you enjoy it as well! Continue reading
With some of the world’s top cyclists competing against one another through 7 grueling stages, the USA Pro Challenge has become one of the biggest and most important cycling events in the United States. Since it’s inaugural year back in 2011, the race has made it’s way through Breckenridge and has quickly become one of the marquee events of the summer for our town. Much like skiing and snowboarding in the winter, the excitement and passion around the summer is unmatched. As a whole, Breckenridge just loves the outdoors and any activities that involve being outdoors, but biking (all forms) sits atop the Summer’s list. Continue reading
It’s no secret that Breckenridge is beautiful, just ask Forbes or Thrillest. And while you could put together what seems like a never ending list of reason’s this place is in fact so beautiful, one really stands out to me. You typically see it every night and it usually doesn’t stick around for too long. I’m talking about the amazing sunsets that cast over Breckenridge and the surrounding areas.
After an unbelievably beautiful June that followed a very wet May, we are now into July and it appears mother nature is going to play nice again this year allowing Breckenridge to host it’s annual Independence Day firework celebration this Saturday, July 4th. While there aren’t many bad viewing area’s, I wanted to give you the inside scoop on where the BEST places to view the fireworks in Breckenridge are!