21 Summer Activities in Breckenridge That Rock


07/07/2015 | By Summit Vacations

Breckenridge is mainly known for it’s amazing winter activities. There’s no denying the amount of fun you can have while hitting the slopes in the dead of winter.

But that’s not the only time of year you can relish in the joys of this town.

In fact, there are numerous activities to keep you busy all summer. So, what are you waiting for? Read the list, plan your trip and head up here to have some fun in the sun! Who needs the beach when you have the gorgeous mountains?

  1. Get up to 40mph as you speed down the TenMile Flyer Zipline.

  2. Take a hike to Mohawk Lakes, one of the most beautiful places in the area.

  3. Celebrate Labor Day weekend by racing rubber ducks in support of Summit Foundation.

  4. Join a daily 4x4 tour of the mountain for you and 6 friends.

  5. Hit the deck at DoubleTree Hilton for s’mores every Friday and Saturday night.

  6. Dig into Breckenridge’s mining history by taking a tour of the Country Boy Mine.

  7. Hunt for treasure underneath the chairlifts to find all sorts of uniques items.

  8. Head down to Breckenridge Outfitters to see what’s biting and plan a day of fly fishing.

  9. Visit the Rejuvenation Center at One Ski Hill Place for a full-out spa day.

  10. Saddle up at Breck Stables for 90 minutes of horseback riding.

  11. Climb Quandary Peak to conquer one of Colorado’s 53 legendary 14’ers.

  12. Glide down the river with some whitewater rafting offered by KODI Rafting - the best in Summit County!

  13. Check out the Mine Shaft Bowling Alley if you’re staying at One Ski Hill Place.

  14. Learn about local legends and take in Breckenridge’s history on a haunted walking tour.

  15. Take a shopping spree with over 200 shops and restaurants to choose from.

  16. Enjoy a day of golf at the beautiful 27-hole course designed by Jack Nicklaus.

  17. Skate the day away at the Stephen C. West Ice Arena, one of the highest in the country.

  18. Invest in some cooking classes offered by the Culinary Adventure Series.

  19. Cool off at the Mountain Thunder Lodge pool. It’s one of the best in the entire town.

  20. Learn how bourbon is made at the Breckenridge Distillery – one of the best in the world.

  21. Soar above the peaks for a tremendous view in a hot air balloon ride.

These 21 activities will keep you throughout your summer vacation here at Breckenridge. Need some help planning your trip? Feel free to reach out to us. We’d love to help you plan the perfect summer escape.

Tags: Breck, Breckenridge, Fun, Summer, Things to do