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Summer sunset over downtown Breckenridge

Breckenridge is the place to reunite with friends and family this summer. Stroll our charming Main Street, hit the trails, enjoy dining alfresco and partake in the endless activities we have going on all season long. This summer, bring your favorite adventure buddies for the quintessential Colorado mountain getaway in Breckenridge, where every day is another chance to explore something new.

Public health orders are continuously evolving. We ask that you read through our local public health orders prior to arriving to know what to expect during your trip.

Top Things To Do In Breckenridge, CO This Summer

Activities & Attractions

There’s no better place to enjoy summer than Breckenridge, Colorado. Whether you come for the trails, the brews, to get some sun or to get a little vertical distance from the real world, just know you’re always welcome in Breckenridge. Start exploring our top activities to plan a trip you never want to leave.

8 Not-To-Miss Summer Activities in Breckenridge, Colorado

Summer in Breckenridge is like nothing you’ve ever experienced, thanks to easily accessible trails and an endless list of things to do.  Create your itinerary around our top activities to start planning:

  1. Hiking
  2. Biking
  3. Historic Tours & Museums
  4. Fly Fishing
  5. Golfing
  6. Paddleboarding & Kayaking
  7. Horseback Riding
  8. Art and Cultural Experiences
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    Where to eat, drink and soak-up the sun

    Drinks & Dining

    Group of people drinking at Relish.
    BRECKENRIDGE’S EXPANDED PATIO SCENE WILL GIVE YOU PLENTY OF WAYS TO EXPERIENCE AL FRESCO DINING.

    The Breckenridge culinary scene explodes with flavor and patio seating during the summer months. Take advantage of freshly inspired cuisine while dining alfresco and cooling off after a day of fun with a craft beer or cocktail. Summer is the perfect time of year to discover Breckenridge’s lively bar scene which kicks-off every afternoon with tasty apps and libations and flows into evenings filled with local music and ski town flavor.

    Recommendations on where to eat in Breckenridge:

    Summer Dining and Nightlife

      Explore the town

      Live Music, Tours & Performances

      Art District movie in Breckenridge.
      The Arts District uniquely distinguishes Breckenridge from other mountain towns.

      The art scene in Breckenridge has blossomed over the last few years to offer week-long art festivals, classes and workshops, quality performing and visual arts and a calendar packed with cultural and creative experiences.

      Ways to experience arts, culture, and history in Breckenridge:

      Festivals & Events

      • Events and festivals are continuously being re-imagined or postponed due public health officials to recommendations. Be sure to check directly with the event website for current regulations and info.
      • Explore art workshops, yoga classes and daily activities by browsing our local event calendar.

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        Find the perfect lodging for your trip

        Where To Stay

        The Pool at the Grand Lodge on Peak 7 in Breckenridge
        Poolside with a view is one of our favorite ways to relax.

        Breckenridge may be small, but it offers a large variety when it comes to lodging.  Find a place walking distance to town or choose your locations based off your kid’s favorite amenities.  There are plenty of pools, arcades, hot tubs and dog-friendly places to choose from.  Whatever your flavor, Breckenridge lodging options have something for everyone.

        Planning Resource & Guidelines

        Use our planning resources to find hiking trails, activities, and entertainment for your trip.  We’ve also added our favorite planning resources and tips to help trip planning go as smoothly as possible.

        Summer group rafting in the Blue River in Breckenridge

        top recommendations for fun

        100 things to do this summer

        Find your trail

        How to choose a hike

        Ultimate Family Guide to Breckenridge Summers

        Kid-approved fun

        Relish Happy Hour From Deck

        Explore our dining and retail scene

        Where to Eat, Drink, & Shop