People often equate Breckenridge with skiing or snowboarding. While that is certainly true, Breckenridge is becoming more and more popular during the summer months as well. Ideal weather for a wide variety of activities can often be found in the summer. Our guests come back every year to enjoy hiking & biking, golfing on our Jack Nicklaus designed 27-hole course, fly fishing, rafting and many more outdoor activities. More and more people are also coming up to explore Breckenridge’s rich mining heritage. From a guided historical tour or visiting one of our many museums, to a haunted tour of Breckenridge, the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance offers a unique peek into our past.
Art – Visit the Breckenridge Arts District and experience theatre, a historical house and cabin, a ceramic studio, the Fuqua Livery Stable and a tin shop.
Biking – Bring you own or rent locally and enjoy miles of paved and unpaved bike trails in and around the town of Breckenridge.
Boating – Water Taxi – Frisco Bay Marina is a full service, Certified Clean Marina located on the shores of Dillon Reservoir. Enjoy the surrounding views with an excursion on the Lake Dillon Water Taxi; the first water taxi in the history of Lake Dillon and the highest water taxi in the country!
Breckenridge Epic Discovery – Breckenridge Ski Resort’s new Epic Discovery offers zip lining, GoldRunner coaster, an alpine slide, climbing walls, hikes and much more on-mountain adventures.
Breckenridge Recreation Center – Stay true to your normal workout routine, create a new one or participate in a variety of athletic and community activities.
Fly fishing – Explore our pristine waterways on your own or hire local guides for this year-round outdoorsman sport.
Four-Wheeling & Jeep Tours – Get out in the back country for wildlife viewing, mudding or 4 wheeling roads and trails all around the area.
Golf – Hit the links of Breckenridge’s original Jack Nicklaus designed, 27-hole course; split into three ‘nines’ for a variety of elevation changes and challenges.
Hiking – Now that the snow is melted, you can traverse the mountain trails with hikes of all levels.
Historic Hikes & Walking Tours – Take yourself back in time and on a walk when you pair a good hike/walk with historical tales.
Horseback Riding – Whether on the horse or behind the horse, Breckenridge Stables can take you on sleigh rides, trail rides and carriage rides.
Indoor Ice Skating – It doesn’t have to be winter to enjoy strapping on the blades for a few go-rounds the rink. Rentals and multi day passes are available.
Mountain Climbing – There’s no shortage of peaks to climb in and around Breckenridge! Pick up a map or ask the locals for the best climbs to fit your fitness level.
Music at The Riverwalk Center – Watch regularly for updated events at the Riverwalk.
Rafting – Any visitor to Colorado should try rafting at least once! Great local rafting guides take you on a ‘bob’ down the Arkansas or Upper Colorado Rivers depending on how much whitewater excitement you’re craving.
Scenic Scooter Rides – See more and explore the beauty of Breckenridge while you are cruising around enjoying the fresh Colorado Mountain air.
Shopping – Quaint and unique shops line the main street of Breckenridge. Spend as much time as you want in each shop while you’re pooch enjoys a cool drink from one of the many water bowls provided by shop owners.
Tennis – You will LOVE the indoor or outdoor courts with DecoTurf, clay or composite surfaces.
Theatre – Breckenridge is more than just a ski town. Enjoy theatrical presentations from the classics to musicals.
Zip Lining – See the mountain terrain from the treetops! Once you launch from the 11,200 ft take-off platform, it is all ‘downhill’ from there. Shuttles are available