Epic Discovery in Breckenridge

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Peak 8 Summer Fun Park
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Epic Discovery in Breckenridge

Explore the peaks of Breckenridge in a whole new way during the summer! Everyone loves to shred during the winter and spring months, but have you ever wondered how to best enjoy the mountains in their pristine green form during the summer months? Hop onto the gondola and explore a whole new side of Breck, complete with zip lines, coasters, rock climbing, and more. Epic Discovery in Breckenridge offers something for every age on the peaks, with the Mini Miner Gem Panning for the little ones and the GoldRrunner coaster for the older more daring folks. Not into exploring the outdoors? Not to worry, the Vista Haus, T-Bar, Ski Hill Grill, and Sevens restaurant will all be open and ready to serve you drinks and cuisine.

GoldRunner Coaster

Breckenridge Gold Runner
Courtesy Breckenridge Ski Resort

Daredevils and adrenaline junkies rejoice, the mountain still offers blazing speeds through tight turns and trees during the summer months as well. Get that heart pumping on 2,500 feet of alpine roller coaster as you fly down the mountain; go on your own or with a friend on the same car behind you. Control your own speed on this epic ride and own the mountain!

Mini Miner Gem Panning

Join the gold rush and chase your fortune on Peak 8! Pan for precious gems and relive the old west in this throwback activity that will take you back to the good old days. A great activity fit for all ages, especially the young ones, and a wonderful way to spark their interest in the history of the old west. Did you know that Breckenridge was originally founded as a mining town back in 1859 during the gold rush? Gold in this area was originally discovered by panning the blue river that runs right through town. You never know, you may just strike it rich like the original founders of the town!

4×4 Off-Roading Tours

Breckenridge 4x4
Courtesy Breckenridge Ski Resort & Leisa Gibson

Explore the mountains in an entirely unique way in a safari style jeep with up to seven people on peaks seven and eight. View the legendary panorama from eleven thousand feet above sea level and see the pristine alpine environment for miles and miles. This trip will allow you to see what most others do not; get off that beaten path and truly explore the mountains. You may see foxes, moose, elk, or even a bear!

Dining and Bars

Enjoy a cold beer with a side of brisket waffle fries at the T-Bar, a favorite of guests and locals alike at the base of peak 8. Complete with awesome views of the mountain range, outdoor patio seating and bar as well as an indoor bar, this location cannot be beat. Looking to dine on top of the mountain? Vista Haus offers amazing views of the continental divide, ten mile range, and the town of Breckenridge from its location perched high up on Peak 8. A great place to grab a drink and cool off or satisfy your appetite with one of their signature homemade dishes, the Vista Haus is truly a fantastic establishment for the family to enjoy.


Need a ride up to Breckenridge this summer? Peak 1 Express is offering $35 shuttles between Breckenridge Station and Denver Airport! Book yours today: online or call 855-GO-PEAK1 (855-467-3251)