Thursday, March 31, 2011

Breckenridge Outdoor Adventures

Located in central Colorado, Breckenridge has been attracting outdoor enthusiasts for years. Most popularly known for its ski resort, this town flourishes year round for its numerous outdoor activities. One of these activities, participated by many in the summer months, is its whitewater rafting.

Whitewater rafting in Breckenridge creates the possibility to raft through the 5 rivers in the state with trips ranging from no experience required to the most challenging there is. To start, the rafting guides are some of the best around with their experience and enthusiasm for the river. Having a professional guide is very important and will make each rafter have a more relaxed and enjoyable trip. If rafting miles through the scenic mountains is not for you or you want to try something else in Breckenridge, there are several activities that wait.

Ever heard of the Rocky Mountain high? Well, it is the feeling you get when you witness the Rocky Mountain terrain, scenery and its fresh air.

Mountain Biking, hiking and rock climbing are three popular summer activities done in the Rocky Mountains. Professionals are available to guide you through your adventure, selecting a trip that will suit your experience and goals. The thing that all three of these activities have in common is that they can be taken alone or as a group and attract a variety of people due to their range in experience level.

Fly Fishing is another popular Breckenridge activity which can be done year round on the Colorado River, Arkansas River or a secluded stream. Guides are available year round to enhance your knowledge of the sport and its rivers. There are both outfitters and transportation available to get your fly fishing adventure all set up, so check out some websites for group trips or just head to the river if you're all set.

Now, this next activity is done away from the water, may include the mountains, but is sure to have scenic views.

Horseback Riding is an adventure that takes one through acres of land in secluded valleys. This too, is in activity for both beginners and expert riders. If you make this a family adventure there is something for everyone. Breckenridge horseback riding is an activity for families or private parties looking to horseback with amazing mountain views.

How better to end a day outdoors then to enjoy a nice night out on the town? Breckenridge Colorado is known to be one of the best party towns in the Rocky Mountains. All partying aside, there are restaurants and shops for everyone young or old, on a budget or ready to spend!