Breckenridge, Colorado Vacation Awaits

Located at the base of the Rocky Mountains’ Tenmile Range, Breckenridge, Colorado is known for its deep Gold Rush history, adventurous skiing, and fun activities year-round. No matter what season you’re planning to visit, there are many things to do in Breckenridge Colorado and other mountain towns in Colorado.

If you’re visiting during the winter months, Breckenridge offers a wide variety of snow-filled activities. Your family can book a dog-sled tour or strap on some snowshoes for a hike, ski the slopes or relax at the lodge with a warm cup of cocoa and even take a sleigh-ride to a cozy campsite where dinner and entertainment awaits.

For those looking to arrive in autumn will find themselves among colorful trees and ghost tours. Breckenridge is filled with aspens and more that provide visitors with the opportunity to go Leaf Peeping. These tours head through the mountainside, stopping at some of the most picturesque landscapes around. Breckenridge is also host to many autumn festivals such as Oktoberfest and wine festivals. Guests can experience local drafts, brews, and wine while dancing and crafting throughout the village.

There are over 100 summer activities in Breckenridge for your family. Whether you’re ready to face the rapids or take a slow and steady kayak tour, there are many possibilities for water fun. If you’re looking to stay closer to land, Breckenridge offers horseback riding, summer dogsledding, and zipline tours for all ages. In June, visitors can join in on the Gold Panning Championship festival where everyone can learn the rich history of the land and even how to pan for their own gold.

There are so many things to do in Breckenridge Colorado that no matter what season you plan to visit, your family will be able to find the perfect activity for everyone. Whether you’re ready to hit the slopes, pan for gold, or dance at the local festivals, everyone can come and play.

Yummy Restaurants To Eat At While Traveling The Rockies

El Reynaldo’s

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El Reynaldo’s is the best place to find authentic Mexican food in this part of rural Colorado! Whether you are a tourist passing through or a local to the Burlington area, this place is worth a try. With a gigantic menu of delicious food to choose from, the options are endless. The only trouble encountered here, is deciding what to get!

Notable Menu Items:

  • Bean Tostada & Cheese Enchilada
  • Fish Tacos
  • Carne Asada Plate
  • Chicken Burrito
  • Chilies Rellenos
  • Chili Verde Plate
  • Tamales
  • Camarones Rancheros

If You Go

El Reynaldo’s
102 Rose Avenue
Burlington, CO 80807?
(719) 346-9382

Hours of Operation (Dine-in & Take-Out):
Mon –Sun: 11:00am – 9:30pm


J and L Café

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J and L Café has worked hard to build an excellent reputation of providing a dining experience that pleases all the senses. They have a strict commitment to quality that translates into the highest standards for food, service, atmosphere and value.

J and L Cafe is synonymous with great food. Their extensive menu selections are prepared with only the freshest ingredients. All meals are tasty, well presented and reasonably priced. They want the quality of their food, friendly service and reasonable prices to keep you coming back for more!

Customer eating habits, food trends and tastes may all change, but quality will always be a constant at J and L Cafe.

Notable Menu Items:

  • Cabbage Pocket
  • Spaghetti with Garlic Bread
  • Southern Home Fried Chicken
  • Homemade Sticky Buns
  • Chocolate Tortilla Bomb
  • Candy Apple Pie

If You Go

J & L Cafe
423 North 3rd Street
Sterling, CO 80751
(970) 522-3625

Hours of Operation:
Every day: 5:15am – 8:00am