Local Destination: Breckenridge, Colorado
Visit Breckenridge on your next trip to Colorado. In the winter, Breckenridge is a favorite to those who love to ski, go snowboarding, snowshoe, or go sledding and tubing. Breckenridge is also home to the Snow Sculpture Championship. Breckenridge also offers great summer activities like zip lining, rafting, golf, fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding and hot air balloon rides, and the Peak 8 Epic Discovery Fun Park that features activities for all ages. With plenty of shopping, wineries, breweries, and fun events and festivals, visitors are never lacking in entertainment.
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Sitting at 9,6000', Breckenridge is at the base of the Rocky Mountain Tenmile Range. At this elevation, temperatures range between 35-75 degrees in the summers and -10 to mid-50s in the winters. Day to night, and hour by hour, temperature changes can be significant so always prepare for all types of weather throughout your stay. Wool layers are highly recommended.
Transportation to Breckenridge
There are many options to get to Breckenridge. Airlines fly into Denver International Airport, and ground transportation options range from ride shares, shuttles, rental cars and buses to take you up the I-70 corridor to the mountains of Summit County, Colorado.