Summer in Breckenridge is the perfect time for Kids’ activities!Breckenridge summers boast perfect blue skies, average temperatures in the 70s and so much fun for kids of all ages. Here are a few ideas for you when planning a summer getaway to Breckenridge with your kids.
Breckenridge Peak 8 Fun Park: One of the most popular family activities in Breckenridge in the summer is the Peak 8 Fun Park. Every year Breckenridge Ski Resort adds a little more to the group of activities that are available to try. The Peak 8 Fun Park offers fun and exciting adventures, including the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster, Alpine SuperSlide, mountain biking, mini golf, rock climbing wall, Sky Fly trampoline, bounce house, gem stone panning, the Mineshaft maze, and more! Click here for more information on the Peak 8 Fun Park.
Biking: Biking is one of the most popular summer activities in Breckenridge. Biking is a perfect summer family activity for kids. There are plenty of bike rental shops in town and on the mountain that rent all types of bikes and attachments for ages 0 to 100. The best part is there are miles and miles of free bike paths and mountain biking trails open all summer for bikers of all levels. There are even shuttles that will take you to the top of Vail Pass for a 20-mile bike ride that is all downhill! Get a bike and a carrier for the kids, get out there and have some fun.
Ten Mile Flyer Zipline: The Ten Mile Flyer is a two-stage zipline located on Peak 8 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.
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 and 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 include 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