If you crave summer adventure, Breckenridge, Colorado vacations offer adrenaline-pumping fun. From mountain climbing to whitewater rafting, Breckenridge adventure sports in Colorado’s beautiful Rocky Mountains are sure to get you heart pumping and send your spirits soaring.
- Whitewater rafting. Breckenridge is within an hour’s drive of 5 rivers, including the Colorado and Arkansas Rivers. Shoot the rapids on a family float tour or test your mettle against Class IV and V rapids.
- Kayaking. Kayak along one of Colorado’s scenic rivers or play in the Blue River Kayak Park, a huge expanse of pools, waves, S-curves and splash rocks.
- Mountain Biking. Beautiful scenery and challenging rides make an irresistible combination. Try the exhilarating 11-mile uphill alpine trek from Breckenridge to Hoosier Pass. Or explore the 26-mile loop of the state-spanning Colorado Trail that passes through Breckenridge. For a fun family ride, follow the trail to Boreas Pass. Expert riders will want to tackle Wheeler Trail.
- Rock and mountain climbing. Climb Colorado’s 14ers, mountain peaks that top 14,000 feet. Rock climbing for all ages and experience levels is also available.
For vacationers that prefer a little less heart-pounding excitement in their summer adventures, Breckenridge’s sunny days, cool mountain breezes and 70-degree temperatures offer perfect summer weather for hiking, biking and horseback riding along pine-scented mountain trails.
When you need to stop and catch your breath, explore Breckenridge’s softer side. More than 60 restaurants offer culinary delights of every kind. Dedicated shopaholics can explore more than 200 shops and boutiques in downtown Breckenridge and at the nearby Outlets at Silverthorne. This vibrant mountain town also offers world-class spas, a vibrant arts scene, fly fishing, an award-winning 27-hole Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course and exciting nightlife scene.
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