When the snow begins to accumulate, Breckenridge, CO
truly feels like a winter wonderland. With such a wide array of
winter activities available, you and your family will have no
trouble finding some incredible things to do in Breckenridge. With
most activities mere minutes from your l door, you'll find a stay
in one of Breckenridge's hotels or condominiums convenient,
family-friendly, and fun.
There's one reason that Breckenridge, Colorado is well known to
winter sports enthusiasts worldwide and the reputation is obviously
well deserved. With an average snowfall of 320 inches, most of that
coming in the form of light champagne powder, there simply isn't a
better place to ski in Colorado than in Breckenridge. The blue bird
days in Breckenridge are world renowned With such excellent weather
and spectacular snow all winter long, you'll find skiing and
snowboarding at Breckenridge Ski Resort an experience
second to none.
The same deep powder and blue skies that draw downhill skiers to
Breckenridge also make it an attractive place for Nordic skiing.
With miles of pristine backcountry trails circling Breckenridge,
the forests and trails of the Breckenridge area are the perfect
place to get out on your skis and get away from it all with a
solitary cross-country ski.
Snowkiting is the newest and fastest growing winter sport, and
with good reason. Its exciting and easy to learn! Snowkiting is an
outdoor winter sport where people use kite power to glide on snow
or ice. The sport is similar to kitesurfing, but with the footwear
used in snowboarding or skiing.If you already have a board or skis,
you are half way there. A small kite and a short lesson is
all you need to get started. Contact Colorado
Kiteforce for more information and to book your lesson
Twist, twirl, and glide along the surface of the Stephen C.
West ice arena. A great way for families to bond, ice skating while
on your winter vacation in Colorado is a great way to spend time
with every member of the family. Lessons are available for all
skill levels, and who knows? Maybe you'll find that someone in your
family is the next Brian Boitano or Kristi Yamaguchi.
Take a trip back to simpler times with a sleigh ride through The
Rocky Mountains. You and your family will climb into a classic,
period-style sleigh, crawl under a warm blanket, and be whisked
away by a team of horses as you tour the wintery landscape at a
healthy clip. Squeeze together to stay warm and share some cocoa to
ward off the chills as you enjoy one of Breckenridge, Colorado's
most beloved family activities.
If a chance to explore truly untouched wilderness is what you're
after while on winter vacation in Colorado, there's no better way
to get out into the great white beyond than on a pair of snowshoes.
Rent a pair of high-quality, modern snowshoes or bring your own for
an intense cardio workout that's as good for the body as it is for
the soul. A trip through some backcountry is a great way to clear
your mind and really drink in the beauty of The Rockies without
For an incredibly unique winter vacation experience, book a ride
and see the Breckenridge countryside from the bundled-up comfort of
a dog sled. You'll be surprised how quickly you cross the landscape
as a team of 8-12 sled dogs pulls you and a driver through The
Rocky Mountains on this most unique of winter activities.
If you're looking to really crank up the fun, there isn't a
better winter activity in Breckenridge, CO than renting a
snowmobile and tearing up and down the mountain to get your
adrenaline fix. Fast and furious, snowmobiles offer all of the
all-terrain fun of a dirt bike or quad coupled with the cool beauty
of the winter landscape. Guides, lessons, and rentals are available
from Breckenridge's respected snowmobile outfitter companies. Book
your trip today and see Breckenridge at extreme speeds.
To learn more about all of the great things to do while on
vacation in Colorado, contact Breckenridge Hospitality at
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