Overview Breckenridge

Visiting Breckenridge

Down the road from Breckenridge, Colorado, you'll find two of the best ski resorts in North America: Keystone, where three mountains create a sweeping playground for intermediate skiers; and Arapahoe Basin, located 68 miles west of Denver, which boasts one of the longest ski seasons in North America (November through July) and the highest skiable terrain on the continent. Both are cozy mountain villages just right for relaxing after a day on the slopes.... Read More Down the road from Breckenridge, Colorado, you'll find two of the best ski resorts in North America: Keystone, where three mountains create a sweeping playground for intermediate skiers; and Arapahoe Basin, located 68 miles west of Denver, which boasts one of the longest ski seasons in North America (November through July) and the highest skiable terrain on the continent. Both are cozy mountain villages just right for relaxing after a day on the slopes.    Close

Stories and Tips Breckenridge

Guide to the Breckenridge Ski Area

Written by Gerry May on 06 Aug, 2002

This was our fourth trip to Breckenridge, which is one of our favorite ski areas. There is an excellent variety of skiing terrain for all ability levels, with skiing spread over three main base areas and four separate mountain peaks. Let’s…Read More


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They Don't Call it White Mountain for Nothing (Snowmobile Tour)

Written by Ellum Enopee on 22 Nov, 2003

My half-sister-in-law Meredith is 16, and was just shy of earning her driver's license when we met up in Breckenridge for a long weekend of skiing and snowboarding. So it should come as no surprise that she showed little interest in her former favorite…Read More


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A Short History of Breckenridge

Written by Ellum Enopee on 22 Nov, 2003

Founded in 1859, Breckenridge dates from a time when skis were made of wood and gondolas were unimaginable. Now skis are parabolic and the lines for the gondolas are unimaginable – so while some things have changed, others have not. This is reflected…Read More


Ski Trip to Breckenridge

Written by JaysFun on 24 Oct, 2008

Another great experience I had was with a VRBO travel trip to Breckenridge, Colorado. My newlywed wife and I drove there from Arkansas 2 years ago and we stayed in a condo, actually in Keystone, within walking distance from the ski slop. We stayed for…Read More


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Great place to ski, eat, drink, and be merry

Written by summerbabe819 on 07 Nov, 2013

Absolutely gorgeous "Christmas town" that looks like it is out of a storybook. The little shops and stores are so charming and have great pieces from local artists. The restaurants are amazing, some of the best food I've ever eaten. If you ski, its a…Read More


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