With more than 2,908 acres of terrain for all levels of skiers, a handful of world-renowned terrain parks and half pipes, and a state-of-the-art ski and snowboard school it becomes very clear as to why Breckenridge is one of the most popular ski resorts in Colorado. Beginner skiers can comfortably learn to ski at the base of Peak 8 and 9, while intermediates have their pick of pristine groomed runs at Breckenridge, as well as intermediate bowls from the new Peak 6 terrain. Expert skiers can ski challenging lines off of the summit of Peak 8, or get air on one of Breckenridge's five world-class terrain parks. The terrain options for every skier are limitless on a Breckenridge ski vacation.
Located near the oldest and largest town in Summit County, Breckenridge Ski Resort has been named one of the top five ski locations in the world by the BBC, and ranked 9th best ski resort by SKI magazine. The are also has a variety of in-resort lodging and vacation rentals at Breckenridge Resort that appeal to visitors wanting to stay on the mountain during their visit.
Skiers rave about the massive, yet accessible, four-mountain resort, with ski runs that practically bump into town. Breckenridge Ski Resort spans 2,908 acres, with something to offer all abilities and interests. Beginner and intermediate trails are groomed nightly, offering endless skiing every day. Ride the Imperial Express, North America’s highest chairlift, to the high alpine bowls for unforgettable bowls and runs.
Getting to Breckenridge is easy, which is part of the beauty of a Breckenridge ski vacation. Breckenridge is just located just two hours from Denver International Airport (DIA) via Interstate 70. There are hundreds of daily direct flights into DIA from all over the world. Plus Breckenridge is centrally located near two regional airports, Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS). Each airport offers shuttle services to Breckenridge Ski Resort and has on-site car rental options.
From Denver International Airport (DEN)
Breckenridge is 104 miles (166km) west of Denver International Airport. DEN offers over 750 daily flights from 180 destinations, 20 of which are international.
The most utilized route to get to Breckenridge from DIA is to take I-70 to exit 203 in Frisco, CO for CO-9. CO-9 South will take you directly into Breckenridge.
From Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE)
Breckenridge is approximately 63 miles (102km) east of Eagle Airport. EGE offers non-stop flights from Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Newark, New York/JFK, Phoenix, Toronto and Washington D.C
Getting to Breckenridge by car is easy via Interstate 70, just 104 miles from DIA.
The biggest benefit of renting a car is Breckenridge is located in the heart of Colorado. Vail, Beaver Creek and Keystone are all close and are on the EPIC pass.
Colorado is know for getting lots of snow and can cause the 100 mile drive from Denver to take twice as long.
EME Premier offers private transportation services to popular destinations around Breckenridge, including Vail and Beaver Creek. Enjoy a privately chauffeured four-wheel drive SUV that seats up to five guests comfortably.
Privately chartered vans are also available and can hold up to 12 guests. A two-hour minimum is required for hourly service. Fees and gratuity are included in CME Premier prices.