Day Trips | Breckenridge – Ullr Fest, Fresh Pow, & Shopping Galore

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Day Trips | Breckenridge – Ullr Fest, Fresh Pow, & Shopping Galore

Breckenridge Main Street WinterLooking for a way to banish those winter blues? Why not a day trip to Breckenridge, Colorado – one of America’s most treasured mountain towns.

Breckenridge Ski Resort |  Staying active is one of the best ways to improve your mood. With five huge peaks spanning 2,908 acres, Breckenridge ski resort is an adventure for all skill levels. Plus you can take a ride in North America’s highest chairlift, the Imperial Express, to the high alpine bowls for unforgettable views and steeps. Check out the snow and weather report to plan your trip.

Ullr Fest | Aside from phenomenal skiing, Breckenridge hosts a slew of incredible community events year round. The 51st annual Ullr Fest held January 5-11th is a top pick. The town’s celebration of snow, tradition, and family fun provides a variety of delightful events from scenic film to the Ullr Parade and the Classic Pond Hockey Tournament.

Retail Therapy | Can’t make the festival? Set aside a day or two and peruse the Main Street shops. Lining the picturesque mountain town’s center, boutiques like Ruby Jane and LumberYard Skate & Snow offer unique finds for even the most discerning buyer.

breckenridge-shoppingArt Galleries | Get out of the cold and warm up by touring a gallery of fine art. On the hunt for a contemporary piece? Check out Art on a Whim at 100 N. Main Street for the latest creations by well-known Colorado artists. For something more traditional, visit Breckenridge Gallery on 124 S. Main Street, which features stunning landscapes and still lifes.

Sip & Sample | From delectable baked goods and a cup of joe from Cool River Coffee House to the ever-popular seasonal offerings at Breckenridge Brewery you’ll find a variety of local spots in which to relax and indulge.

House Hunt | Ever dream of owning a ski home or mountain retreat in Breckenridge but not sure where to start? Stop by Fuller Sotheby’s International Realty located at 69 Marksberry Way where you can view properties and speak to a local expert.

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