One of our favorite destinations, summer or winter, is the mountains. We are lucky enough in the Midwest to be so close to Rockies and the fun mountain towns that come with it. One of our favorite, crowd pleasing towns is Breckenridge. Check out some of our recommendations below!
Grand Colorado Lodge
There are places you visit. And then there are those places that never leave you, that you carry with you wherever you go. Experience life redefined at one of the most coveted locations in the world. the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 gets you closer to life’s best moments at Breckenridge’s most coveted address. The Grand Colorado sets a new standard for slope side luxury in Breckenridge. Located on Peak 8, just steps to the new Colorado SuperChair in the winter and the Breck Summer Fn Park in the summer, the Grand Colorado reflects the beauty of Breckenridge and the Rocky Mountains while presenting a modern elegance that is truly refined.
The Lodge at Breckenridge
The Lodge at Breckenridge is the perfect place for your Rocky Mountain getaway! Nestled on a forested cliff at 10,200 feet, this 45-room lodge offers rustic Colorado charm with spectacular million-dollar views of Boreas Pass, Breckenridge Ski Resort, and the Tenmile Range. In addition to the Lodge guest rooms, we offer 2 spacious and cozy private luxury homes for rent. If you need to unwind, the on-site Alpine Spa offers therapeutic massages and spa treatments for pampering yourself. Unwind after a long day at the Traverse Restaurant & Bar which serves up fresh, local, and seasonal culinary creations.
New American dishes with a Colorado touch in a refined bi-level space with brick walls & a skylight.
Downstair’s at Eric’s
Après-ski pub for the whole family, with HDTVs, casual comfort food & a long list of beers on tap.
Relaxed place with reclaimed wood interior dishing out classic breakfasts & Mediterranean dinners.
Airy eatery with mountain views & an inspired seasonal American menu that makes use of local game.
Blue River Bistro
Upscale bistro dishing up rustic American classics & artisanal cocktails with live jazz & blues.
Crepes a la Cart
Popular spot for various sweet, savory & build-your-own crepes with a small outdoor seating area. The line is worth the wait – this is a Breckenridge MUST!
Mountain Top Cookie Shop
Mountain Top Cookie Shop is locally owned and operated since 2006. We have been serving hot fresh baked cookies to the locals and visitors of Breckenridge, CO ever since. Located on Main Street in Breckenridge, you can’t miss the delicious aroma pulling you down the street toward our quaint little mountain store
Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory
Over 400 variations of candies and homemade, delicious chocolate confections and fudges.
Sunny venue serving coffee & espresso drinks plus burritos & baked goods such as scones & bagels.
Not only does Clint’s have great coffee, it is also has amazing pastries, cakes, bagels and more. A staple in Breck!
Casual cafe for snacks & juices made in-house from eco-friendly & organic ingredients.
Cool River Coffee House
Chill coffee shop preparing hot & cold espresso drinks along with light fare & homemade baked goods.
Breckenridge Cheese & Wine
Amazing wine, cheese & chocolate from small producers with a cozy, inviting tasting room.
Specializing in craft beer & exceptional wines, Twist is a Colorado staple with comfort food on the side.
Continental Divide Winery
World’s highest altitude winery with a family-friendly, dog-friendly tasting room.
Making award winning vodka, bourbon, and spirits this distillery is also the world’s highest distillery.
Vintage farmhouse style antiques, funky accessories, & clothing.
Chic mountain styles combined with the latest trends of the season.
One-of-a-kind clothing & shoe store off Main Street where you can find just about anything you are looking for.
There is so much hiking to do when visiting Breckenridge. Some of our favorite places to hike are…..
* McCullough Gulch
* Mohawk Lake Trail
* Sallie Barber Mine Trail
* Fairy Garden (kid friendly)
There are more than 40 miles of paved path to bike in Breckenridge. You can bike to and from Vail hitting Frisco and Copper on the way there. Look for City Guides for those places to come soon 😉
Visit the Lake Dillon Marina or the Frisco Marin to rent a paddle board, pontoon boat, or sailboat. This is a day full of fun!
Kodi White Water Rafting
This is a must activity when visiting Breckenridge! Family fun for everyone to have.
Fly-Fishing at Mountain Angler
Mountain Angler is one of our favorites but there are major fishing rivers within an hour of Breckenridge. Some of these include….
* Blue Rivers
Be on the lookout for more Mountain City Guides headed your way! We can’t wait until we can travel and all be together again. In the meantime – we hope you enjoy reading these. Stay safe and sane!
XOXO, Moxi Events