4 Fall Activities Close to Breckenridge

Beautiful brightly colored foliage, cool temperatures and even colder beer is just a sampling of what Breckenridge has to offer this autumn. Crowds flock to the town to experience a truly awesome time before the Ski Areas open for the season. Here are 4 Fall Activities Close to Breckenridge that should not be missed.

fall zip colorsZiplining

AVA’s Idaho Springs Cliffside Zipline is conveniently located less an hour away from Breckenridge, Colorado. Take in stunning panoramic views of the colorful fall foliage, from the top of the course, while having the time of your life with family and friends. The zipline course features six separate lines that zig zag down the side of cliff faces. One of the six lines is a double line, perfect for the competitive sort who want to race. New this year are multiple swinging log bridges, a stand up surf zip, and last but not least, a 50 ft. free fall! Ziplining is the perfect fall activity close to Breckenridge.

horseback-riding-colorado-rocky-mountainsHorseback Riding

Experience Breckenridge’s beautiful landscape hands on, while horseback riding on the Ten Mile Range. Our horseback riding tours will be open throughout the month of September, and possibly into October, so give a call to 1-877-RAF-TING (1-877-723-8464) to set up your horseback riding adventure ASAP!

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You simply cannot beat a great fall hike. Waking up early to the crisp mountain air, putting on your hiking boots, and the whole world is yours to explore. There are countless hikes in and around Breckenridge for all skill and ability levels. Check out the Sawmill Creek trail for a short adventure that starts right in town, or head out to Boreas Pass for a variety of longer more advanced hiking trails.

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What better time to check out that restaurant that you have been eying up for the longest time. Head over to the Breckenridge Brewery or Distillery and taste that craft brew or spirit you have been craving. Fall in Breckenridge is a truly a time to drink, eat, and be merry with all your closest mountain town folk.

All in all the best word to describe fall in Breckenridge, Colorado is BEAUTIFUL! So, get outside, have an adventure, and then celebrate with your favorite Breck food and drink.