Breckenridge winters offer fun for all ages, including the kiddos. From fun and excitement to history and culture, there are many activities that are designed with kids in mind. From youngsters to young adults, Breckenridge offers activities to keep everyone occupied and having fun.
Breckenridge Ski School: If you want to invest in your child’s good times and get a little free time for yourself, consider Breckenridge Ski School. Breckenridge offers a variety of alternatives for children from private lessons to kids’ group classes that will take children from age 4 and up. Ask the Activities Desk at the Grand Timber Lodge for all of the information on Ski School.
Sledding at Carter Park: Free and fun for kids, Carter Park is tucked into the southeast corner of town and offers an exciting sledding hill that anyone can use. Carter Park is an easy “walk up and slide down” sledding hill that is both safe and exciting. Grab a sled or a tube and head out for some old-fashioned winter fun. Click here for more info.
Gold Runner Coaster: Operated year-round, the Gold Runner Coaster is a private car roller coaster that offers an exciting ride for all ages. The ride follows the contours of the mountain down 2,500 feet of elevated track that twists and turns down the ski resort. Click here for more info.
Ten Mile Flyer Zipline: Now open on the mountain at Peak 8! The Ten Mile Flyer is a two-stage zipline with spans of 392 feet and 1,095 feet, respectively. With speeds up to 50 MPH it will be an exhilarating time for the whole family.
Ice Skating: Come to the Stephen C. West Ice Rink and skate with the whole family. The ice rink offers two rinks in the winter, one outdoor and one indoor. The ice rink offers open skate, drop-in hockey, rentals, lessons, equipment shop and more. Ice skating is a great activity to enjoy with the kiddos.
Youth programs for kids at the Breckenridge Recreation Center: The Breckenridge Recreation Center offers kids’ winter and summer programs, including swimming, indoor rock climbing, hockey, tennis, arts and music, hiking, other outdoor activities and special events throughout the year!
Breckenridge’s Mountain Top Children’s Museum: This unique museum offers a camp for children 5 to 14 years of age! The museum’s exhibits feature Rocky Mountain Wildlife, Creation Station, Kidstruction Zone, Wonder Lab, Studio Imagination and even a Tot Spot for ages 2 and under!
Ready, Paint, Fire: Ready, Paint, Fire is a “paint your own” ceramics studio in the heart of downtown Breckenridge. Come and enjoy this beautiful studio, and create your very own works of art! Great for families. 970-453-5765
Eric’s Arcade: Downstairs at Eric’s is a great family restaurant with an arcade for the kids! 970-453-1401