100 Things To Do in Breckenridge

February 14, 2017 / in Breckenridge Activities / by Nicole DeCesare / Updated October 26, 2022 by Lauren Parker

No matter what season you’re visiting, there are many things for you to experience on your next trip to Breckenridge. With endless options for entertainment, there’s never a dull moment in this charming little town! Here are the top 100 things to do in Breckenridge.

  1. Get on the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster
  2. Take a winter fat bike brewery tour from Ridden
  3. Participate in the RAM walk.
  4. Drink a famous bloody mary at Robbie’s Tavern on Peak 8
  5. Cross country ski at the Breckenridge Nordic Center
  6. Mush! Set up a Dog Sledding adventure
  7. Ice skate at the Stephen C. West Ice Arena
  8. Go sledding at Carter Park
  9. Go snowmobiling on Vail Pass
  10. Take a guided snowshoe hike
  11. Try stand-up paddleboard yoga with Bhava Yoga
  12. Go skiing
  13. Go snowboarding
  14. Visit Ullr Fest 
  15. Rent e-bikes and fly down the path to Frisco
  16. Stock up on candy from Fuzzywig’s
  17. Run in the Race of the Santas
  18. Take your dog to the dog park
  19. Go to a lookout
  20. Mountain bike Breckenridge’s world-class singletrack
  21. Find a play you’d like to attend at Breckenridge Backstage Theatre
  22. Gather a group and work together to get out of an Escape Room
  23. “Treat yo-self” to a spa day
  24. Conquer a 14er and hike Quandary Peak
  25. Hike Boreas Pass
  26. Ride the highest chairlift in North America: Imperial Express
  27. Enjoy après at Seven’s Restaurant
  28. Grab a donut at the original Daylight Donuts
  29. Have a wine tasting at Breck Winery
  30. Stop by the Breckenridge Distillery for a tour
  31. Indulge that sweet tooth at the Crepe Stand (the line is worth it!)
  32. Zip Line
  33. Catch a fish in Maggie Pond
  34. Grab a Coconut Porter at the Broken Compass
  35. Like ice cream? Taste some of the best in town.
  36. Grab a cinnamon roll at Clint’s Bakery
  37. Enjoy pizza, beer and arcade games at Downstairs at Eric’s
  38. Sip on an Avalanche Ale from Breckenridge Brewery
  39. Grab a hot cocoa from The Crown
  40. Check out the local library for story time
  41. See a Breckenridge Vipers hockey game
  42. Savor a wine and cheese lunch at Ridge Street Wine
  43. Snowshoe Baker’s Tank trail
  44. Ski all the peaks
  45. Bag the hike-to terrain on Peak 6
  46. Catch a concert at the Riverwalk Center
  47. Road bike around Lake Dillon
  48. Book a sunset sail cruise on Lake Dillonk
  49. Read a book by the Blue River
  50. Get artsy in the BreckCreate Arts District
  51. Visit Columbine Cafe for their famous corned beef hash
  52. Ride the free BreckConnect Gondola
  53. Nibble on Dynamite Cookies
  54. Watch a sports game at Fatty’s
  55. Walk through the annual International Snow Sculpture Championships
  56. Stay up to date with the BreckCreate events calendar
  57. Go horseback riding with Breckenridge Stables
  58. Sip a green chile mule at The Blue Stag Saloon
  59. Drink green beer at Burke and Riley’s on St. Patrick’s Day
  60. Don’t miss Mi Casa’s nachos during their popular après ski happy hour
  61. Ski fresh corduroy with Breck’s First Tracks Fridays
  62. Hike Mohawk Lakes in the summer
  63. Brush up on your avalanche skills with a backcountry skiing course
  64. Rent a splitboard or AT set up and skin Baldy Mountain
  65. Get a beer at the T Bar on Peak 8
  66. Sign up for the Imperial Challenge
  67. Run a race with the recreation center
  68. Check out Nature’s Own for gems and jewels
  69. Get a homemade scone from Amazing Grace
  70. Get your sushi fix at Mountain Flying Fish
  71. Rent road bikes and pedal the Breck to Frisco rec path
  72. Mountain bike the Peak’s Trail
  73. Take a yoga class at Meta Yoga
  74. Shop historic Breckenridge Main Street
  75. Have a farm-to-fork dinner at Relish or Hearthstone
  76. Grab espresso martinis at Blue River Bistro
  77. Sign up for a yoga retreat through GOYO Adventures
  78. Hike or bike Aspen Alley in the fall
  79. Watch the sun go down at Kenosha
  80. Witness the Lighting of Breckenridge in December
  81. Paddleboard on Maggie Pond
  82. Have a teppanyaki dinner at Asobi
  83. Sign up for a cooking class at Colorado Mountain College
  84. Come in September and party with the locals for Oktoberfest
  85. Take a drive up Hoosier Pass and hike the Continental Divide
  86. Rent kayaks and explore the many islands on Lake Dillon
  87. Go star gazing at night
  88. Go whitewater rafting with Performance Tours
  89. Pop into Peak-a-Boo Toys and act like a kid again
  90. Catch live music at Napper Tandy’s
  91. Play yard games at Quandary Grille
  92. Eat s’mores tableside at Motherloaded Tavern
  93. See a concert at the Dillon Amphitheater
  94. Watch a Rocky Mountain sunrise or sunset
  95. Hike Peak 1 for a new view of Summit County
  96. Tune your skis and grab a beer at Rocky Mountain Underground
  97. Buy a rubber duck to support the Summit Foundation’s Annual Rubber Duck Race
  98. Join us for the Spring Beer Festival…or ANY festival…we have one for every season
  99. Check out the Absinthe Bar on Main Street
  100. Participate or spectate in the Firecracker 50 mountain bike race

Ready to plan your Breckenridge vacation? Find promotional discounted lodging at Grand Colorado on Peak 8, Grand Lodge on Peak 7 and Grand Timber Lodge.