Breckenridge, Colorado is a preferred vacation destination for skiers of all levels because of the varied terrain, champagne powder and consistently sunny weather.
But downtown Breckenridge provides a whole other reason to visit this charming town located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains any time of year. Founded in 1857, the buildings with shops, restaurants and lodging in Breckenridge are reminiscent of the Old West and the atmosphere is truly delightful.
For more information on the history of the area, visit the Summit historical society. Perfect for family vacations, romantic getaways, or taking breaks from college, Breckenridge has a little something to appeal to everyone. Lodging rates and availability fluctuate with the seasons, but Breckenridge lodging includes enough condos, hotels, and private residences to satisfy the taste of any type of traveler.