Posted by toby | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
One of the best ways to unwind after a day of tearing it up on the ski hill is to enjoy a drink with friends. Breckenridge has a wealth of unique restaurants and bars that cater to après ski. Here are some of the best places to find good happy hour specials.
The Motherloaded Tavern
The Motherloaded Tavern is the perfect stop for a cold evening. From 3-6 pm you can get $6 dollar hot drinks or mason jar cocktails that include house infusions such as maple walnut bourbon or cran-orange clove rum. Their happy hour specials also include $1 off beers with a selection of Colorado beers on tap and $3 cocktails and infusion shots. Toast a marshmallow at your table or enjoy disco tots with cheese and gravy to warm up.
If you want to enjoy a quiet glass of wine to wind down, Hearthstone offers an intimate and charming atmosphere set in a Victorian house with views of the ski resort. From 4-6 pm you can indulge in sophisticated small plates like wild caught red snapper or Colorado lamb meatballs. Choose from an extensive wine list for $6 or $8 dollar glasses. Their martinis are also one of a kind.
Kenosha Steak House
When you want a Colorado craft beer head to Kenosha Steak House. This happy hour gets started early running from 2-5 pm every afternoon. They offer $2 off their beer and wine. Choose from 31 different beers on tap.
Mi Casa is known for their margaritas. Choose from their vast selection of tequilas or one of their many Mexican beers. Nothing quenches a hunger and thirst quite like tacos and margaritas. They also offer free chips and a few different salsas in the bar area. The bar area is packed most days during happy hour, so get there early!
Modis offers two happy hours, 3-6 pm and 10-12 pm. They have an extensive list of creative and vintage cocktails that you won’t find anywhere else. They also have an expansive collection of wine. Enjoy the contemporary atmosphere and artful food at this modern bar and restaurant.
Gold Pan Saloon
Experience a piece of history while you enjoy your drink and a burger. Established in 1879, the Gold Pan Saloon holds the longest continuous liquor license west of the Mississippi. With remnants of the gold mining era everywhere you look, the Gold Pan Saloon offers a relaxed and historic atmosphere.
Ease out of the day and trade stories of epic runs at these quintessential Breckenridge happy hours.
Breckenridge Spring Lodging Deal 2014
Posted by toby | Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Summer special time is here! June is one of our favorite months in Breckenridge for many reasons. It provides the first legitimate taste of enduring summer weather, and the fear of an isolated snow storm can be surrendered. The flowers are blooming, aspen trees are leafy, and people have fully adopted a summer wardrobe. Activities are in full swing, rivers are at their peak, and the wilderness becomes a playground. The gondola opens mid-month, and Breckenridge Kingdom Days kicks off with its official welcome to the summer season.
To make this time of year even more special and enticing to our valued guests, we are offering 20% off any 3 or more might stay in June. As if you needed any more excuse to make a summer journey to Breckenridge, this great deal makes it just a little bit sweeter.
We hope to see you soon, in June! Book your Breckenridge Vacation Rentals right now.
Early Summer Special- Save in June! - 20% off any stay of 3 nights or more!
Terms, conditions, and blackouts apply. Not all units participating.
Use promo code- stayinjune20
Breckenridge Spring Vacation Rental Blowout- 25% off everything, no blackout, no restrictions!
Posted by toby | Monday, March 24, 2014
Just a few weeks left of Breckenridge ski season 13/14, and just a few more chances to catch a few last runs before it is all gone. Breckenridge Spring Fever 2014 is in full force with 40 events to close out the season, and accentuating your vacation with free concerts and warm temperatures.
Spring in Breckenridge captures both the fantastic skiing our mountain offers, as well as giving us a taste of those fantastic summer months we are all craving right now. Spring is the perfect bland of seasons, topped off with the biggest event schedule of the year, making it the right time for you to take one last break to Breck.
The three biggest surprises about Breckenridge in Spring-
- You will never be able to dress appropriately. On Friday it may be 45 and sunny, and Saturday it will be 10 and dumping snow. Make sure you pack for both!
- You can ski in a bathing suit! Actually, this has been a tradition since the 60’s, during the spring months. However, before you go parading about in front of your creator in your speedo, check the weather.
- Groomers are your friend. Almost every spring day, the hot sun gives way to a frozen evening, creating layers of ice on virtually every surface. The mountain is no different, and our runs get extremely hard and icy in April during the morning, followed up with mushy and slushy afternoons. The best skiing of the day is in the mornings, and on our endless groomed trails.
Along with the acres of melting snow, our rates are melting away at the end of the season, making a vacation in Breckenridge even more affordable! We are closing 13/14 with a fantastic Breckenridge vacation rental deal- Take 25% off any stay 3 nights or more, for the rest of the season!
Spring Break In Breckenridge
Posted by toby | Friday, March 14, 2014
Spring Break in Breckenridge- bring on the sun, snow, and savings!
Yesterday I was able to ski the mountain for a few hours. It was sunny, 35, warm, and absolutely beautiful up there. As I glided over the top layer of hard packed snow, and my skis found the soft powder below, I found myself cherishing the warmth on my face, and dreaming of the blissful and bright days of spring.
Alas, just weeks away, spring break starts around the country for many schools, and families. Perhaps you are one of them, and perhaps you too desire to feel the warm spring sun on your face, and the soft spring snow beneath your skis? Well, your time to book is now, and the season is a great one for you. Currently, as of February, we have accumulated 300 inches of snow! The base is deep, the coverage is vast, and the fun is nonstop.
Just for you, we have unleashed a special deal on spring break lodging equally as exciting as the snow totals.
Take 20% off your spring break dates if you stay 5 nights or more, between 3/17/14 and ski area closing!
Terms, conditions, and blackouts apply. Not all units participating.
Use promo code- breckspring20
Breckenridge Lodging Deals- Winter 13/14 25% off!
Posted by toby | Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Breckenridge Summer Lodging Deals 2013
Posted by toby | Thursday, August 8, 2013
What to do in Breckenridge, Besides Skiing, in Winter
Posted by toby | Thursday, December 13, 2012
Winter Activities in Breckenridge
Breckenridge is about much more than just skiing. If you want to experience everything, do this!
Download the PDF to take with you here!
|Haunted Tours of Breckenridge||Join the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance for an evening stroll through Breckenridge’s haunted historic district. Along the way, the eerie stories from Breckenridge’s rough and uncertain past will be told but remain unexplained. Reservations required by 5p.m. Allow 90 minutes to complete the tour. Great for adults and kids (4-12)||203 S. Main Street (Breckenridge Welcome Center and Museum)www.BreckHeritage.com 970-453-9767|
|Music on the Mountains(Kids activity) http://www.musiconthemountains.com 703.424.0337||Music on the Mountains is an early childhood music and movement center located in La Cima Mall downtown Breckenridge for children birth to five and the adults who love them. We invite families who are traveling and visiting with us here in Summit County to come join in for a magical musical experience! Please sign up on line or contact the center to confirm class day and time.||Drop in Rate: $20.00 per family (includes 5 song sample CD, egg shaker, and unlimited number of attendees at class)Please email email@example.com to attend a drop in class.|
|Mountain Top Museum(Kids activity) http://www.mtntopmuseum.org/ 605 South Park Avenue Breckenridge, CO 80424 970-453-7878||The Mountain Top Children’s Museum is an educational institution that promotes informal learning through interactive exhibits and programs, imaginative play and engagement in active experiences for children ages 10 and under and their families/caregivers.||Admission $7 per child $5 per adult. Children under 1 and Seniors FREE (Children must be accompanied by an adult.) Winter Hours (December 18 – April 19)Open everyday..10am-4:30pm|
|Ready Paint Fire(Kids activity) 323 North Main Street 970-453-5765 www.readypaintfirebreck.com||
KIDS PAINTING PARTIES!
every Sunday afternoon
ages 3-5 at 4pm - ages 6+ at 5-6:30
Drop off the kids for some creative fun and go grab a Martini or a nap ;)
|Woodward at Copper Mountain0505 Copper Road Copper Mtn (970) 968-3400 www.woodwardatcopper.com||Whether you are interested in snowboarding, skiing, skateboarding, or trampoline and tumbling we have sessions waiting for you with highly trained coaches! You can meet once or sign up for a series of private sessions so you can work with the same coach each week to progress your skills even further. The sessions are fully coached and available to anyone from ages 8 to 108!|
|Tubing||Tubing (typically 36 inches or taller) is available at Copper Mountain, Frisco Adventure Center, and Keystone (must be 42”). Just like when you were a kid, only on a much bigger hill with its own tubing lift - during the day or under the lights. With a unique state-of-the-art conveyor lift, the amount of rides is up to you. Get ready to laugh until it hurts in this must-do experience for all ages.||Frisco Adventure Parkwww.friscoadventurepark.com (800) 424-1554 Copper Tubing Hill http://www.coppercolorado.com/winter/plan_and_buy/tubing Call 866.416.9874 for reservations Keystone Adventure Point - Keystone 970-496-3000|
|Critterland(for small ones under 36”)||There is no reason why your little ones should miss out on a bit of snow play and that is where Critterland comes in – a place filled of magical characters and a safe, fenced-off area with things to satisfy the youngest generation. Inside Critterland, located at the bottom of the Tubing Hill in East Village, guests will find Copper’s new and exciting snow characters. Bearilla, Elkguin, Squeal, Ducktopus, Cheetaphant and the Alliroo are all anxiously awaiting your arrival.||Copper Mountain|
|French Gulch Snowshoe Tour203 S. Main Street (Breckenridge Welcome Center and Museum) www.BreckHeritage.com 970-453-9767||Join one of our experienced guides for a snowshoe tour in French Gulch. The trails of French Gulch pass through Breckenridge’s fabled Golden Horseshoe, one of Colorado’s more fertile mining regions. No experience is necessary and snowshoes are provided. Space is limited and reservations are required by 8:00p.m. Sunday. Allow 2.5 hours to complete the tour.||Call for directions to the trailhead.Mondays at 1:00p.m. Adults and Kids (4-12) $5 discount if you have your own snowshoes|
|Iowa Hill Miner’s Snowshoe Tour203 S. Main Street (Breckenridge Welcome Center and Museum) www.BreckHeritage.com 970-453-9767||Enjoy a guided snowshoe tour that goes through the historic Iowa Hill mine site. See an original minter’s boarding house and learn about Breckenridge mining era while snowshoeing. No experience is necessary and snowshoes are provided. Space is limited and reservations are required by 8:00p.m. Friday. Allow 1.5 hours to complete the tour.||Iowa Hill Trailhead off Airport RdSaturdays 10a.m. Adults and kids (4-12) $5 discount if you have your own snowshoes|
|SwimmingBreckenridge Recreation Center 880 Airport Road Breckenridge, CO 80424 (970) 453-1734||After getting off the mountain from a day of skiing, or after a strenuous hike, the pools and spas are great places to spend some time with the family. Our Leisure Pool has a large slide that both children and adults can enjoy. It also has three play features. They are operated by a hand crank allowing water to spray or dump back into the pool. A small slide keeps the little ones happy. Other amenities include a lazy river swim stream, basketball hoop and a vortex pool. In addition to four swim lanes, the Lap Pool has two basketball hoops and a rope swing.||Breckenridge Recreation Center880 Airport Road Breckenridge, CO 80424 (970) 453-1734|
|Rock ClimbingBreckenridge Recreation Center 880 Airport Road Breckenridge, CO 80424 (970) 453-1734||Belay Rides/Try-A-Climb Try rock climbing today! Let our professional staff handle the technical side while you enjoy the thrill of climbing. Ages 6 and above (including adults), are welcome. All equipment is provided. $12 for 15 minutes or $5 for 5 minutes of climbing. Space is limited, so sign up today!||Days: Every day Time: 12:00-6:00 pm Cost: $12 for 15 minutes or $5 for 5 minutes|
|Behind Swinging Doors Saloon Tour||Taste the spirits of the Breckenridge distillery and learn about the historic saloons of Breckenridge. Tour includes Distillery tasting when available. Reservations required by 4p.m. Space is limited.||203 S. Main Street (Breckenridge Welcome Center and Museum)www.BreckHeritage.com 970-453-9767|
|Zip Line Tour||See the Rocky Mountains from areas never before accessible to the public. Our spectacular 2000 acre private property has views of Mt. Elbert and Mt. Massive, and rests on the splendid slopes of Mt. Arkansas, an almost “Fourteener” at 13,795 feet. Course has five separate zip lining sections, each with entirely different exciting elements of speed, height and terrain, with cables up to 850 feet, some more than 300 feet off the ground.||www.topoftherockieszipline.com800-247-7238 Call for details and reservations|
|Ready Paint Fire323 North Main Street 970-453-5765 www.readypaintfirebreck.com||
Canvas Painting Parties - Every Thursday and Saturday in season - 7pm to 10pm (ish) (or by appointment with 20 people)
Bring your friends, drinks and snacks and paint your own masterpiece!
Follow along step-by-step with a talented local artist NO experience necessary!
We show you what brush to use, what paint to mix and where to put it.
You can't go wrong in this stress-free party atmosphere! And we promise you'll walk out with a painting to be proud of. (Example artwork Breckenridge Skyline, Ullr, snowboarding)
|Jewelry Making||At Flourish, take home something special to remember your vacation. Simple Silver Ring – Make a simple silver band ring – this class shows you how to size and solder a sterling ring. Select from a variety of band styles. 3 hour class includes the silver.||Flourish Artisan Jewelry226 South Main Street 970-389-5301|
|Glass Art Workshop||Live flame working demonstration 2nd Saturday of December, Jan, Feb. and March 2013 December 8, 1-7pm -Demonstration by Deidre Sewell December 22, 1-7-pm. - Demonstration by Louis Spahni January 12, 2013, 1-7 pm - Demonstration by Christopher Wirth February 9, 1-7 pm - Demonstration by Brett March 9, 1-7 pm - Demonstration by Deidre SewellBreckenridge Gallery Walks Every 2nd Saturday on each month 4-8 pm||Fox Ridge Fine Art Glass GallerySouth end of Main Street above Rasta Pasta 411 S. Main Street 970-547-8192|
|Breck Arts District||The Arts District is alive year round, offering live music, performance, film and a wide variety of visual arts opportunities. Come and play with clay at the Quandary Antiques Cabin, create a hand-painted silk scarf or learn the basics of printmaking at the Fuqua Livery Stable. The creative opportunities are endless from hands on art workshops for children, teens and adults to demonstrations and cultural events. We invite you to be a part of the growing art scene.||Information: 970-453-3364Arts District Calendar: http://www.townofbreckenridge.com/index.aspx?page=539|
|Breckenridge Theater||Outstanding Regional Theatre, the Backstage Theatre has been presenting terrific live theatre in Summit County for 38 years. Great shows, great prices, always a great night out! Offer: $2 off regular ticket price (not valid with other offers)||Backstage Theaterwww.backstagetheatre.org 970.453.0199 121 S. Ridge Street|
|Snowmobiling||Explore Colorado's back-country via a guided tour. Summit County offers snowmobile tours through beautiful forest glades to the Continental Divide, atop Georgia Pass at 11,000 ft. with unparalleled panoramic views.||White Mountain Snow Mobile Tourswww.whitemountainsnowmobiletours.com 970-668-5323 Good Times Adventures www.goodtimesadventures.com 800-477-0144 firstname.lastname@example.org 6061 Tiger Road Breckenridge, CO 80424|
|Dog Sledding||Believe it or not, You are the Musher! We offer a 6-mile relay tour through the Middle Fork of the Swan River, which can handle up to 6 people. The tour is run as a "relay"; all guests will switch off between running the dogs, riding in the dogsled, and riding on a small passenger sleigh with the guide. The tour runs for a little more than an hour stopping along the way for everyone to trade places. This tour is a unique and interactive way to experience dog sledding and Good Times Adventures is the only local provider. Due to the nature of the sport, children under 3 years and women who are pregnant are not recommended.||Good Times Adventures www.goodtimesadventures.com 800-477-0144 email@example.com 6061 Tiger Road Breckenridge, CO 80424|
|Breckenridge Old Time Photo||Stake your claim in History at Breckenridge’s only Old Time Photo Shop. Historic Old west outfits and props for the entire family. 3D sets for authentic old west pictures. Remember your Breckenridge Experience with flair.||326 South Main StreetBreckenridge, Co 80424 453.4444|
|Sleigh Rides||Sleigh rides offer a five-star experience for the whole family. Evening and afternoon sleigh rides are available!You’ll love our gorgeous, Amish handcrafted sleighs pulled by powerful, draft Belgian and Percheron horses.||Gold Run Sleigh Rideswww.goldrunsleighride.com (970) 389-1701 Two Below Zero Dinner Sleigh Rides 970-453-1520 www.dinnersleighrides.com Nordic Sleigh Rides (970) 453-2005 www.nordicsleighrides.com|
|Ice Skating||The Stephen C. West Ice Arena offers ice skating and hockey the whole family can enjoy. Public skating sessions are offered daily. Group and private lessons and equipment rentals are available for all levels of skaters. Our fully-stocked pro shop and friendly staff can get you on the ice and ready to skate so you'll have a fantastic skating experience in Breckenridge! Want outdoor action? Call the Gold Run Nordic Center for outdoor Skating pond availability. It’s free with your own skates.||Stephen C. West Ice Arena(970) 547-9974 Gold Run Outdoor Natural Ice Rink (970) 547-7889|
5-25-5 Breckenridge Holiday Lodging Deal!
Posted by toby | Monday, October 24, 2011
The much anticipated opening of the Breckenridge ski resort is cause for excitement, time to plan your ski vacation! Opening day 2011 is November 11th, and the best deals on winter and Holiday lodging are now!
If the thought of carving down peak 9 on some fresh Breckenridge snow is not enough to get you itching for a winter vacation, maybe this deal will!
Holiday 5-25-5 Lodging Special!
Book your Christmas vacation by November 5th, and get 25% off if you stay 5 or more nights on select properties! Less than 2 weeks to get the best deal on your Holiday lodging in Breckenridge, Book now!
All other winter lodging is 15% off!
Book Directly online to catch this discount, or for 2 nights, give us a call or email!
Last Minute Lodging for opening day is NOW 35% off!
Wellington Townhome #3
247 Park Forest
Der Steiermark- 1br & 2br
Peak 9 inn- Studios
Riverbend 109- Studio/1br
River Mountain Lodge-1br
Breckenridge lodging discounts - search and book online with 30% off!
Posted by toby | Thursday, February 10, 2011
Breckenridge rafting and Breckenridge summer activities
Posted by toby | Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Breckenridge Rafting, bike rentals, fishing guides, horseback riding, and a ton of information on Breckenridge summer activities from Resort Managers summer activity partner, Colorado Adventure Center.If you have already booked your summer lodging with us (if you have not, do it now!) the next thing you need to be looking for is an awesome activity, like Breckenridge rafting, to add a little more spice to your vacation. Good times rafting and high side adventure tours are run out of the Colorado Adventure Center, 210 N. Main st, and will offer a perfect compliment to your vacation. Good times rafting offers several Breckenridge Rafting options down 4 rivers- Colorado, Blue, Clear Creek, and the Arkansas. You can choose your length, difficulty, and location from several different combinations. If you are not ready for your first Breckenridge Rafting adventure, then stop on in to the Colorado Adventure Center anyway for a Vail pass shuttle bike trip (12 miles of downhill through the most beautiful country on earth), a guided fly fishing trip, a horseback adventure, or for some knowledgeable information on what else there is to do in Breck. Please visit our Breckenridge Rafting page to submit an inquiry, or contact them directly- Highside Adventure Tours Good Times Rafting 210 N.Main st.Breckenridge, CO 80424Toll free # 800-808-0357Local # 970-453-5559www.raftingcolorado.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Breckenridge Ski Rental at the Breck ski shop
Posted by toby | Monday, March 1, 2010
Another great benefit of staying with Resort Managers- one of our exclusive partners will generously offer 15% off ski and board rentals if you stay with us and mention it to them at the time of booking.
Breckenridge Ski Shop, located at 211 A N. Main st. (behind kava coffe, you can park in the alley across from the gondola) Has partnered with Resort Managers to offer this tremendous discount on Breckenridge Ski rentals to our guests.
Please contact them at 970-453-7039 or online at http://www.breckskishop.com/ for reservations and additional information.
You can also reserve online at www.Breckenridgeresortmanagers.com/ski_rentals.asp
Frisco Lodging- why choose lodging in Frisco?
Posted by toby | Thursday, October 1, 2009
Cheapest places to get Breckenridge ski area lift tickets
Posted by toby | Sunday, March 15, 2009
1. If you are going to come out and ski more than 6 days in any season, buy a pass. You can pick up a pass for $500-$579 depending on which one you get.
- Epic Pass- Unlimited access to Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Vail, Beaver Creek, and Heavenly.
- Colorado Pass- Unlimited access to Breck, Keystone, A-basin, and 10 days at Vail/Beaver Creek and Heavenly.
- Summit Pass- Unlimited access to Breck, A-Basin, and Keystone.
At $579, for 6 days, the daily price is $96.50. An on mountain ticket, during peak ski season is $92. So, if you ski 6 days or more it is well worth it.
*important note- the ski area quits issuing season passes at discounted rates sometime in December, so if you want one for under $1800 you have to get it early. If you wait too long the price actually goes up to $1,800.
2. Buy at King soopers/City Market on the way in to town-
- Wheatridge (Denver Area) 3400 Youngfield St. Call (303)238-6486 for the latest pricing.
Directions: When going West on I-70 toward the mountains take exit #264, which is the 32 Ave. / Youngfield St. Exit. Turn left onto 32nd Ave. then left again onto Youngfield Street. King Soopers will be in the Shopping Center on your right, next to Wal-Mart.
- City Market in Dillon- 300 Dillon Ridge Rd Dillon, CO 80435. (970) 468-2363
- City Market in Breck- 400 N Parkway Ave Breckenridge, CO 80424. (970) 453-0818
3. Purchase online through the ski area using their peaks program. Search for Breckenridge lift tickets online.
4. Purchase through a ski rental outfit. Places that just rent skis are given license by Vail to sell tickets at a discount.
- Columbine ski rental in Dillon- 970-468-5166
- Breeze Ski rental in Frisco- 970-668-9454
If you are not going to ski more than 6 times and you just want a few days I have some advice for you as well. You are only going to get a discount on a 3 or more day ticket. The mountain will charge a single day rate for less than three days. Also, on the 3 day or more tickets you can use them at Breck, Keystone, or A-Basin. If you buy the one or two day you can only use them at the mountain you buy them for.
Seven Ways to find a Breckenridge Vacation Rental Deal- Planning your Breckenridge vacation and looking for the best deal on condo rentals?
Posted by toby | Saturday, March 7, 2009
Last minute Vacation Rental and Lodging deals in Breckenridge Colorado, I can get Breckenridge condo for nothing?
Posted by toby | Thursday, March 5, 2009
Breckenridge lodging blog- What is ski free stay free at Breckenridge?
Posted by toby | Monday, March 2, 2009
When Researching you Breckenridge vacation you may run across ads for ski free/stay free. This package does create some confusion for vacationers who don;t really understand what this actually is. It is not a buy one get one free or a buy 2 get one free. You must purchase 3 or more nights of lodging and three or more lift tickets to qualify for a free anything. In order to qualify you must also stay within a certain date range, which is dictated by the Breckenridge ski area and Vail Resorts.
Dates ski free stay free in Breckenridge is available-11/7-11/29, 11/30-12/20, 1/11-1/17, 1/20-2/13, 2/17-3/14, 4/12-4/19
The Breckenridge ski free stay free package in a nutshell-
Purchase 3 or more nights of Breckenridge lodging
Purchase 3 or more lift tickets for Breckenridge Ski area
get 1 night of Breckenridge lodging free
get 1 Breckenridge lift ticket free
Also, with the Resort Managers ski free stay free you will get 1 free day of ski rental if you purchase 3 or more, which makes for a very good deal.
We have a great selection of lodging for late ski season in April, visit us at http://www.rmlodging.com/ for additional details on or list of Breckenridge vacation rental homes and condos.
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