Ultimate Guide to Wildflowers in Breckenridge
By Laurel Coffman / July 6, 2023
Although the summers are short in Breckenridge, they sure are sweet. From mid-June to August, you can witness a stunning array of colors as Colorado wildflowers come to life and blanket the mountains and valleys. Discover the most common native flowers and the best hikes to find them on this summer.
As tempting as it might be, please look, but don’t touch! Resist the urge to pick wildflowers as it is damaging to fragile ecosystems. Leave them for the next person (or insect or animal) to enjoy! We can all do our part to Leave No Trace.
July is the best time to visit Breckenridge for peak wildflower viewing!
If you’re looking for the perfect wildflower hike, the top five scenic hikes in Breckenridge feature an abundance of colorful flowers and breathtaking views.
While these are just a few of our favorite wildflowers in Breckenridge, there are over 3,200 species of wildflowers in Colorado, so be sure to keep an eye out on your next hike to see what else you can find. If you’re ready to experience Colorado wildflower season in person, check out discounted lodging here and start planning your next trip!