A Look at Breck’s History

Most people know the town of Breckenridge for its scenic views and amazing skiing.  However, Breckenridge also has a rich history that most are unaware of. In fact, Breckenridge didn’t start out as a town at all, but rather a base camp for the gold miners of the Blue River.  In 1859 it was established … Read More >>

Fourteeners to Hike close to Breckenridge

There are plenty of fourteeners to accomplish in Colorado. Though it is not something for everyone, it is for sure on the top list for a lot of people who love to be in the wild and be outdoors. A few of them are located close to Breckenridge. Check out these fourteeners to hike close to Breckenridge. Quandary … Read More >>

5 Summit County Events you Won’t Want to Miss

With amazing mountain views, tons of outdoor activities, and all of the events going on in Summit County, it might be tempting to  move up here full time! If that’s not an option, here are some events you might want to plan your trip around.  The tiny town of Dillon has an excellent amphitheater that … Read More >>

5 ways to celebrate Memorial Day in the Mountains

Memorial Day is considered one of the most important holidays in United States. As you may know, on Memorial Day we get to pay respect and honor all men and women who served the country. At the same time, this is one of the biggest holidays for friends and families gather to celebrate and have … Read More >>

Rafting the Blue River

Providing the closest rafting opportunities for the Breckenridge, Summit County area, the Blue River is perfect for paddlers who are looking for a quick rafting experience. Offering unparalleled mountain views of the Gore Range, the Blue River is truly a great place to spend the day.Take a look at these rafting trips on the Blue … Read More >>