Breckenridge

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40 Best Things To Do in Breckenridge

Breckenridge was established in 1859 after gold was discovered in the Blue River and ambitious miners hoping to strike it rich began migrating to the area. This Colorado town grew to accommodate those who wanted to sleep, shop, and eat at a location away from the riverbed, where they often toiled from daybreak until nightfall. Since those modest early days, Breckenridge has done an excellent job of promoting itself as not just a world-class ski town but as a four seasons vacation getaway for th