How to Plan Your CO Adventure

If you are overwhelmed with the large amount of activities and adventures the state of colorful Colorado has to offer, you are not alone.  Colorado is known for its vast array of beautiful vacationing spots, awe inspiring scenery, high adrenaline outdoor sports, and once in a lifetime experiences.  It can be a great challenge to … Read More >>

4th of July in Breck

If you’ve found yourself vacationing in the beautiful town of Breckenridge on the 4th of July weekend, you’re in for a real treat. Breckenridge has a variety of Independence Day activities for children and adults of all ages and interests. Whether you’re looking for food, music, fireworks, or parades, the town has something in store … Read More >>

The Best Overnights with BWR

Camping has always been one of America’s favorite past times and has been increasing in popularity in the past couple years. Now that summer is here it’s a great time to spend the weekend at the lake and enjoy some awesome water sports. Here at Breckenridge Whitewater and AVA Rafting, we try to get to … Read More >>

Spend July 4th in Breckenridge

Colorado is known for its world class skiing during the frigid winters and it’s endless activities over it’s sunny summer months. Once the snow melts the Rocky Mountains births a whole new set of activities ranging from whitewater rafting to mountain biking to hot air ballooning. Breckenridge, Colorado is a small quaint mountain town where … Read More >>

Current River Conditions

Good news for all adventure seekers! Colorado’s fabulous white water season is finally here, and starting off strong. Per usual with the early rafting season, the rivers are flowing higher than normal. Keeping up with these high flows is very important when planning a rafting trip, especially on rivers that offer multiple levels of whitewater … Read More >>

All About the Breck Town Party & Kingdom Days

Every town has its own unique reasons to celebrate their existing. With its gold rush era, the exploration and adventures surround the area, Breckenridge is no exception. Celebrating over 150 years of history Breckenridge will be celebrating it’s 8th annual Kingdom Days this June. Have you ever imagined what does it feels like for a … Read More >>

Rafting Photos from last Month

The weather may have been a little grey these past few weeks, but that certainly hasn’t stopped us from having fun here at AVA! Check out these photos from our first month open!

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 >>