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Best things to do in Summit County

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Building
“Four huge peaks, five terrain parks, three half-pipes, two high-speed six passenger SuperChairs and the highest chairlift in North America. Located about 50 miles from the cottage! ”
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Lodging
“An absolute classic- Lysa used to work for Vail Resorts so can give you the inside scoop”
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Pizza Place
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“Great for kids, there is an arcade in the restaurant! Catch some sports while eating a yummy pizza from a varied menu. The owner of Eric’s is the mayor of the Town of Breckenridge!”
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Brewery
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“This is the original Breckenridge Brewery location and our number 1 go-to. Great for families and large groups; worth the wait for a table. Also, perfect to just go grab a beer before hitting the town. The bartenders and staff are awesome and are all long-time locals; take care of them!”
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Grocery Store
“Standard and conveniently located grocery store located on the north end of the Town of Breckenridge”
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Italian Restaurant
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“2 for 1 martinis during two happy hours daily make Blue River Bistro a must for before or after dinner drinks. ”
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Indie Cinema
“A unique small theater for people who want to see a movie in town. They alternately host independent/film festival films and screen mainstream pictures--make sure to check the schedule because they usually have a small, curated selection. ”
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American Restaurant
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“We like to go with friends for happy hour and sit by the huge window overlooking the mountains. I like their Manhattan cocktail. It is great for dinner if you are celebrating a special occasion. The lamb and scallops are my fave.”
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Pizza Place
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“Some of the best pizza in Breck! You'll have to take a few steps off Main Street to get here, but it's well worth it!”
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Restaurant
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“Best Mexican in town! They usually have quite lengthy wait times on the weekends. Grab a seat at the bar and order the house margarita and the deep- fried chips & guac!”
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Night Club
“Multiroom bar featuring après-ski cocktails & a late-night scene with a DJ-driven dance floor, or 3 unique separate bar area rooms for more intimate relaxing. Well-stocked single malt scotch selection, walk-in cigar humidor, and has a beautiful patio on which one may still smoke. Offers bottle service.”
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Pizza Place
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“A locals favorite with a mountain sports bar feel, and hearty comfort food. ”
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Bakery
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“Go early, the line can get long. Yummy donuts and also serves breakfast to order.”
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Dog Run
“Just a few blocks away, in the winter, if you don't want to pay to ski the mountains, this in town sledding hill is free, and perfect for a fun session, with heated picnic shelter and heated public restrooms. In the summer, it has four hard tennis courts free for public use, lined pickleball courts with free equipment use, sand volleyball courts, and hike or mountain bike the switchbacking gateway trail.”
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Route
“You will find a little something for everyone on Main Street in Breck. From ski shops to upscale clothing for men, women and kids to coffee to gourmet olive oil, Main Street has it all.”
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Store
“Head over to the Stephen C West Ice Arena for free parking and a very short hike to see our resident troll, Isak Heartstone. After annoying residents in the neighborhood he was originally erected in in 2018, Isak has been reconstructed in a location more hospitable to his throngs of admirers.”
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