Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Breckenridge
January 18, 2023 / in Breckenridge Date Night / by Laurel Coffman
Let Breckenridge sweep you off your feet this Valentine’s Day. Star-filled nights, snow-covered peaks, Main Street strolls among thousands of lights, and endless date options make for the perfect romantic retreat despite chilly February temps. Whether you are looking to cozy up by the fire or add some adventure to your itinerary, Breckenridge has a little something for every couple.
Forget the traditional box of chocolates and a dozen roses; Breckenridge is a haven for outdoor activities in the winter. Try a new activity with your beau and fall in love with the beauty of Breckenridge while spending time together.
Snowmobiling and dogsledding are great activities that will get your adrenaline pumping while you enjoy beautiful views in the high alpine. Goodtimes Adventures is located here in Breckenridge and offers snowmobiling and dogsledding tours. If you’re looking for something more mellow, head to the Breckenridge Nordic Center for snowshoeing or cross-country skiing in the picturesque Cucumber Gulch Wildlife Preserve. To ramp up the romance, ice skate hand-in-hand at the base of Breckenridge Ski Resort with a cup of hot cocoa from Ullr Café or embrace under a blanket during a twilight scenic sleigh ride with Breckenridge Stables.
To unwind, head to Infinity Spa at the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 for a full day of pampering and limitless relaxation. Indulge in a couple’s massage, find tranquility in the Relaxation Room, and let the stress melt away in the Grotto, an enclave with a hot tub, waterfall, cold plunge, sauna, and steam room.
Don’t let the fun stop there! Our local’s guide to date night will help you find the perfect match for a couple’s outing.
Soak in the Views
There is something so romantic about watching the sunset over Breckenridge. The soft glow of warm light on the snow, sunrays gently touching the mountain peaks and cotton candy skies are awe-inspiring. Bring a blanket, hand warmers and a thermos filled with your favorite drink to one of the top scenic viewpoints in Breckenridge for a free and intimate experience.
Dine in Style
There are many restaurants in Breckenridge to choose from, but luckily, we’ve tried them all and have the inside scoop on the most charming spots for a memorable meal. Radicato offers an elevated mountain-Italian meal with impeccable service and views of the tree-lit town center while Mimo Fancy Tapas offers a lively speakeasy environment with colorful tapas and eccentric drinks. Stopping at one of the top six romantic restaurants in Breckenridge will leave you smitten.
If spending just one day in Breckenridge isn’t enough, book a stay at the luxury Grand Colorado on Peak 8. Slopeside accommodations coupled with endless amenities and mountain views, make for the perfect getaway. Watch snowcats dot the mountain under a starry night sky as you soak in slopeside hot tubs, enjoy a cocktail and 360-degree mountain views at Elev8 Lounge, cozy up by the fire, or enjoy a private screening of your favorite movie in one of the resort’s private movie theaters.
Celebrate Galentine’s Day
Ditch the guys and grab your gals on February 13th to celebrate Galentine’s Day in Breckenridge! Share the love while you enjoy outdoor adventures together or some time strolling in town. Plan an entire girl’s getaway or a special brunch to celebrate your friendship.