10 Mile Canyon National Recreation Trail Frisco, CO 80443 +1 970 668 5547
If you are looking for a vacation spot that caters to the entire family, then head straight to the Copper Mountain. This mountain, a part of the Summit County, is known for the ski resort and host of winter sports offered here. You can also explore the nearby scenic trails and paths, while you are here. While you are in Frisco, do check-out this interesting tourist attraction.
The National Mining Hall of Fame is a geology museum documenting the significance of mining in America. The museum has life sized mine replicas where the process of mineral extraction is thoroughly explained, there is also a detailed railroad model and a long display containing a collection of gold and mineral specimen. The Hall of Fame displays information about people who have made significant contributions to the mining industry. Tourists can also visit the gift shop to buy some mementos.
104 Village Place Dillon, CO 80435 +1 970 468 2145
After hitting the slopes, try hitting Pug Ryan's in Dillon. This place has your daily protein allowance covered in the form of succulent prime rib, juicy steaks cooked to order, and enough ribs to feed an army. However, most patrons don't come here for the meat. They choose of the five specially-prepared house brews to compliment that perfect steak. Most of the brews are award-winning with Morningwood Wheat being the local favorite. It even won the Silver Medal at the 2003 Great American Beer Festival! So put down that can of Keystone and pop open a beer that actually tastes good!
It might seem a little strange to have a marina in Colorado, but Lake Dillon features some of the best boating and water activities in Colorado. The marina offers everything you need to ensure your stay on the lake is a memorable one from boating and sailing classes, a retail store stocked full of supplies for fishing and jet skiing, as well as a tiki bar for when you just have to have that drink. Along with all these amenities, the marina offers all the services to ensure that you will never have to lift a finger - for a price, that is.
White River Forest surrounds the town of Breckenridge and includes three other major ski areas: Copper Mountain, Keystone, and Arapahoe Basin as well as Dillon Reservoir, so recreational activities are boundless. Outdoor enthusiasts are drawn to the area year round; In addition to winter sports such as down hill and cross-country skiing, there are summertime activities like boating, fishing, camping, horseback riding, bicycling, hiking, and more. In addition to lodges and hotels in Breckenridge, Dillon and beyond, there are several campgrounds around Dillon Reservoir as well as numerous backcountry and dispersed camping options. The Rocky Mountains at their finest, any time of year!
308 North Main Street Breckenridge, CO 80424 +1 907 453 9022
Here you'll find all the nifty tools and early machines that have helped battle some of our nations earliest blazes. There's a pike pole that easily brings down ceilings and walls, pictures, and even those circular life nets you see in the movies. I bet you had no idea that some of the earliest ladder carts were pulled by men! Established in 1976, the museum is funded in part by the Red, White and Blue Firefighting department.
209 Ten Mile Circle Copper Mountain, CO 80443 +1 866 841 2481 (Toll Free)/+1 888 219 2441(Toll Free)
One of the finest destination resorts in the Rockies, Copper Mountain Ski Resort is a magnet for everyone looking for a rainbow of leisure activities: skiing, lodging, dining, and countless outdoor recreation are just part of the menu of activities in this year-round fun in the sun or snow resort. Check out Copper Mountain Ski Resort's website for all you need to know and what they have available.
524 Wellington Road Breckenridge, CO 80424 +1 970 453 6422
Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center, a non-profit organization, aims to help those with disabilities experience the wilderness through a series of inspiring and valuable outdoor programs. A climbing wall, rafts and canoes, cabins and teepees, the center has many other resources for outdoor adventure. Varying seasonal activities like Alpine and Nordic Skiing, Whitewater rafting, and Team and Leadership Development courses create lasting impressions on the youth. This is a great space where the youth can get in touch with themselves and nature. Check website for complete program information.
542 French Gulch Road P.O. Box 2332 Breckenridge, CO 80424 +1 970 453 4405
Country Boy Mine offers guests a sneak peak into the life of 18th century pioneers by taking them on a series of fun-filled tours. Start the day by going on the "Underground Mine Adventure" where you can travel a thousand feet into the mine and discover for yourself the history of Colorado mining. Next, try panning for gold in the Eureka Creek. Wrap up your day by having dinner and going on a sleigh ride that will take you through the Ten Mile Mountain Range. Check website for price listings.
200 Clubhouse Drive Breckenridge, CO 80424 +1 970 453 9104
Breckenridge Golf Club, nestled within a pristine valley, offers twenty-seven holes for professional and amateur golfers to practice their swing. While the course may be challenging, the golf club prides itself on its high elevation where golf balls glide through the air with ease. If you simply want to putt around, there's a practicing facility featuring two practice greens. After a day of golfing, drop in at Club 28 Restaurant where they have a diverse menu selection and bar. The clubhouse even offers an array of fun programs for kids, women and men. Check website for complete program and price listings.
Not only is Lake Dillon only a few miles away
from some of the best resorts in the world, its also a nature and outdoor lover's haven. Bicyclists can conquer the numerous trails that spread over the impressive mountain ...
Breckenridge Recreation Center offers something for everyone. Covering about 69,000
square feet, the facility has an array of both indoor and outdoor amenities. Its indoor features include two tennis courts, a fully loaded gym, rock climbing walls, pool, running ...
Marriott's Mountain Valley Lodge at Breckenridge is a bustling ski
resort. You can be sure to find plenty of shopping, dining, recreation and entertainment to last you your entire vacation. Stay in one of their beautiful studios or villas ...