Breckenridge, a 140 year old mining town with Colorado's largest historic district, will greet you with a display of Victorian architecture that gives new meaning to "local color". You can close your eyes and almost feel the excitement and adventure of days long gone. Wrought-iron banisters and gingerbread trim are everywhere, decorating 19th century structures painted in every color of the rainbow. You don't have to be a first time visitor to get hooked on the Breckenridge atmosphere - the people are friendly and fun, the restaurants and bars are varied and plentiful, art galleries and quaint shops abound, and the Rocky Mountain scenery offers an absolutely breathtaking backdrop. Come explore, and be captivated by the history and magical charm that Breckenridge has to offer!
Merit SkiBitz: 1 hour and 40 minutes from Denver International Airport
Best après-ski: Copper Top
Must do: Explore historic Main Street