Breckenridge, also known as "The Breck", is a large ski resort located just west of Denver, Colorado. This cozy town is an enjoyable location for the whole family. The locals take pride in their town and try to express their free spirits and open-minds to visitors. This is expressed through what is known as "The Breck Effect" which is highly contagious. Symptoms of "The Breck Effect" are positive thinking, an up-for-anything attitude, encouraging adventure, singing on the lift up the mountain, and any other feeling you get that makes you want to have fun. So visit Breckenridge and come experience their outgoing, fun-feeling, and artistic vibe.
If "The Breck Effect" has not swayed your decision to visit Breckenridge, then possibly their massive 5 peak ski resort will! The Breckenridge Resort is one of the largest resorts in Colorado with nearly 3,000 acres of ski-able terrain located across 5 peaks. With 187 different trails located across the 5 peaks, there is also a ton of diversity of run types that will accommodate any skier. The mountain includes: 13% beginner runs, 23% intermediate runs, 36% advanced runs, and 28% expert runs. There are also 4 different terrain parks and a 22' Superpipe for any of those adrenaline seekers. Due to it's high base at 9,600 feet, Breckenridge is also home to the highest lift in North America which nearly reaches the peak at 12,998 feet.
Summertime in Breckenridge is still a great time. The resort has a ton of summer activities that the whole family can enjoy. These activities include rock climbing, zip-lining, hiking, mountain biking, Alpine Skating, GoldRunner Coaster, and so much more! So come experience "The Breck Effect" and find a rental in Breckenridge today for the whole family to enjoy!
Breckenridge is located near 3 different airports: Denver International Airport (104 miles), Eagle Country Regional Airport (63 miles), and Colorado Springs Airport (110 miles). At the airport you can choose between renting a car, taking a taxi, or rideshare. The Denver International Airport offers a shared-shuttle service that will take you directly to your rental property with complimentary wifi on board as well!
Once you reach Breckenridge, getting around is mostly between walking, biking, or taking the free trolley and buses. You can also take shuttles to nearby mountains such as Beaver Creek and Vail.
The weather in Breckenridge is generally pretty cold because of its high elevation. The summer is generally between 80°F and 60°F, while the winter can get as low as 0°F. So it is highly advisable to bring long sleeves year-round and in the winter bring heavier winter gear and reserve a rental with a heater!
Breckenridge has a good mix of apartments and house rentals to accommodate you and your friends and family. With apartment sizes averaging 1,000 square feet with a price of about $400 per night. This can accommodate usually up to 7 people comfortably. If you are seeking a house rental, the average rental size is about 2,500 square feet and the prices average to approximately $700 per night. Be sure to find one with a warm fireplace and a beautiful view of the mountain!