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When gold was discovered along the Blue River in the 1800’s, miners flocked to Breckenridge to seek their fortune. Today skiers and snowboarders head to Breckenridge seeking something almost as valuable: the perfect mountain town.
While the town’s Victorian architecture and designation as Colorado’s largest historic district make a trip to Breckenridge an aesthetically appealing and historically enriching experience, the array of activities - from powder and groomers to shopping, dining and nightlife - keep things exciting. Breckenridge has its own pulse, and visitors feel it as soon as they arrive.
Breck is growing to be as rich in culture as it is in its history, featuring enhanced offerings for a town of its size. Explore the new Breckenridge Arts District, hear the harmonious song from the Riverwalk Center, or take in a classic film. Even the flavor of ethnic cuisine or a historical museum tour will inspire you. A dozen Breckenridge galleries spark the soul with an experience in visual and tactile wonders. Here in Breckenridge, an eclectic mix of local and guest artisans come together to explore their own inner studios and shared inspiration via open artist space, special workshops, demonstrations and lectures. From sculptures of snow to Sculpture on the Blue in summertime, there is something to stimulate your senses year-round in our perfect mountain town where culture abounds. The rich scenery and vibe of Breckenridge is the ideal canvas for an unforgettable connection to your very own masterpiece.
Experience winter at 9,600 feet! With a wide array of winter activities, you can wake up every day to a new adventure. Imagine yourself gliding down a mountain in fresh powder, steering a snowmobile above tree-line or perhaps guiding a team of dogs through aspen trees. Enjoy a relaxing sleigh ride, explore the many historical sites, take in the local art, indulge in a spa treatment, and experience live theater. From athletes to honeymooners, Breckenridge does it all.
Experience summer at 9,600 feet! The local mantra goes, "We came for the winter and stayed for the summer," and you can see why. With mountainsides filled with colorful wildflowers, rivers flowing with crystal clear water, clear blue skies and 300 days of sunshine, plentiful, summer activities can keep you busy.