Summer Activities

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking in Breckenridge, Colorado is a favorite among locals and visitors alike.

River Rafting

Looking for an outdoor adventure that combines thrilling action with breathtaking scenery? Tired of standing in line at amusement parks, or sharing the lake with a zillion jet skis and motor boats? You just may be ready for the thrill of a Colorado rafting trip!

Whether this is your first time on white waters, or you are a seasoned veteran, a Colorado rafting trip is guaranteed to offer excitement, challenge and some unforgettable memories.

Breckenridge Golf

The Town of Breckenridge can boast that it is the only municipality in the world to own a Jack Nicklaus designed, 27-hole golf course.

The Breckenridge golf club boasts numerous awards, including "Best Mountain Course" and "Toughest Mountain Course" from Colorado Golfer (the state golf newspaper). Golf Digest"Places to Play" rates the Breckenridge golf course as a 4 1/2 star facility, and as one of their top "Upscale Places to Play" in the nation. The golf club at Breckenridge is Zagat rated. Finally, Golf Week rated Breckenridge golf course as one of the "Top 50 Municipal Courses" in the country last year.

Hiking Trails

Summit County boasts over 40 different trails ranging in difficulties from beginner to advanced. Beginner trails are shorter and more level and are great for the entire family to enjoy. Advanced trails are more inclined and often reach the top of Colorado's 14,000 foot peaks. Enjoy Colorado's beauty on foot. Be sure to pack for changes in weather and bring the sunscreen along.

Lake Dillon

With the completion of the Dillon Dam in 1963, the Blue River was diverted to form the largest reservoir in the Denver Water system. With almost 27 miles of shoreline, Lake Dillon in Colorado has become a huge draw for sportsmen, nature lovers and families alike.

Activities abound year round, including motor boating, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, fishing, ice fishing, camping, hiking, cross country skiing, and waterfowl hunting. The lake offers a stunning panoramic view of the nearby snow-capped mountain peaks reflected in the crystal clear waters, making it a popular spot for photographers.

Peak 8 Fun Park

Most children cannot forget their experience at The Breckenridge Fun Park! It’s jam packed with thrilling rides (rollercoasters, slides, and 4x4’s!) and also includes pony rides, mini golf, and scenic gondola rides. The park is open from June 15th through September 18th and can be contacted at (970) 453-5000.