Colorado


Breckenridge

Breckenridge, Colorado is nestled amidst the Rockies. While it is one of the most popular ski destinations, it doesn't have to be the most expensive vacation.

Five Peaks—A Lot of Skiing

The back bowls of Peak 9 offer challenges for the most expert of skiers, while the entire town’s mountains (yes, plural) provide great beginner, intermediate, and black diamond slopes. Starting at 9,600 feet, the summit rises to 12,998—just under 3,400 vertical feet! There’s a terrain area as well as a supertube for snowboarders, and the world-class skiing that has made a Breckenridge famous for downhill skiers. Being able to traverse between the mountains on ski trails only adds to the varieties of fun to be had in Colorado! Learn more about skiing the area with Ski Experience and Snowboarding Zone.

Off the Slopes

Quite the quintessential ski town, it was formed in 1960 specifically because of the skiing potential. And the town has grown to suit that purpose. Breckenridge is well known for its downtown area with its quaint shops, wonderful restaurants, and latest in alpine fashion. Discount ski and snowboard rentals are available at several locations both on and off the mountain. Just about all of the resorts and hotels, with the hot spots on Main Street, offer some very lively nightly entertainment (some impressive talent comes through to perform). Whether it’s an after-dinner brandy you’re after, or dancing at the disco, a scoop of ice cream and some coffee, or just a beer at a local microbrewery, you'll find it here. And the restaurants and warm pubs of Frisco are right down the road. The folks of Summit County are glad to share their winter wonderland with you.

Getting Here

Only two hours from Denver International Airport, it has become one of the top ski resorts in the nation. Jump on I-70, relish in the views, and you'll be there in no time at all!

Vacation Coupons—What We Do!

Browse lodging deals, lift ticket discounts, and coupons for ski and snowboard rentals for your next winter vacation to Colorado. If you want to save money on a ski vacation, you are going to be able to find what you need with Ski Coupons.

Featured Blog Posts

Ski Butlers is at Your Service with Luxury Ski Rentals

Ski Butlers’ rental and delivery service will change the way you approach your ski trip. Because they believe that skiing should be simple and fun, they provide skiers and riders with a convenient hassle-free equipment rental experience from start to finish. Their award-winning service has been recognized by many national ski industry publications. Staffed with […]

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5 Colorado Mountains to Ski on the Epic Pass

Much like the changing of the clock each Spring, the annual spring sale of the Epic Pass is becoming a tradition that marks the closing of one ski season and starts the planning for the next. For those who are already day dreaming of next season’s multiple ski getaways, the Epic Pass provides such a […]

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Save on Lift Tickets With Early Epic Pass Buy

The frenzy to grab the early release of the 2015-2016 Epic Pass is on – and for good reason. If you plan to ski or ride more than four days next winter, plan on getting in on this sale, it’s too good to pass up! Here’s why: All Access to 11+ World-Class Ski Resorts With […]

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Day Tripping With Benefits for Colorado Commuters

We in Colorado are fortunate to live near one of the most beautiful mountain regions on the planet. But locals know that with traffic and cramped vehicles on I70 on Sunday, commuting between Denver and the mountains can make for a very long ski day. Now locals have a base camp to break up the […]

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6 Ways to Après

One of the best aspects of ski culture is the après – what you do after a day of skiing and riding. Ask anyone what their ideal après looks like, and you’ll get responses as diverse as the people you’re asking: It could be relaxing by a cozy fire with friends, partying with celebs, or […]

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3 Thrilling Snow Sports for Adrenaline Junkies to Try

Winter lovers, rejoice! Whether it’s the polar vortex descending, or awakening of La Nina, this winter is off to a good start. And with it comes the opportunity to try all kinds of exciting snow sports. Skijorking, snowkiting and snowbiking are some exhilarating but less commonly known activities you’ll see offered around ski areas. If […]

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Mountain Threads Ski Clothing Outfitter That Rents

Buying ski clothes can be an expensive investment, especially if you only go up a few times a year, or if you have children that outgrow their clothes faster than you can keep up with. Or, what if much like the skis and snowboards you demo, you’d like to try some ski clothes before you […]

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How to Get Your Skis & Boards Ready to Ride

The snow is flying in high country and that means that it’s time to check your skis and snowboards to see if they’ll hold up this season. For those of you savvy enough to have tuned and waxed your equipment before storing it last spring, have fun on the first run! For the rest of […]

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Top Upgrades to 18 Colorado Ski Areas This Season

Last winter proved to be a record-setting year for Colorado mountain resort visitors, and the ski areas are throwing back the love with lots of improvements and upgrades. Here’s our breakdown of the top improvements that skiers will find at Colorado ski areas and resorts that we can all look forward to this year. A-BASIN […]

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6 Watering Holes that Locals Love in Summit County

After a day of skiing and playing on any of the big mountains in Summit County, Colorado you may be ready for some aprés ski. If you’re like me, you’ll likely talk with some local residents to secure the best food and drink as well as an authentic experience away from the touristy crowds. I’ve […]

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Photos Courtesy of Breckenridge Ski Resort