Travel Blogs from Breckenridge
... I felt awful for cutting our trip short, but after 100 days of travel my body had decided it had been pushed too far. Icecave dropped me back at the farm and I walked inside, tail between my legs: the adventurous Skywalker couldn't even hack it 2 days at some hotsprings. When I got inside I was barraged by hugs, then sat down on the couch and forced a hot chocolate. I was so grateful to have a place to bunker down in until I felt better.
I spent the rest of the week at ...
... they had to offer. The casinos that we visited included, Treasure Island, Ceaser's Palace, The Venetian, The Bellagio, and New York, New York. We felt like we were in that movie Ocean's 11. Except that I don't think we were quite dressed up enough to look like millionaires. Despite not looking like a million bucks, we definitely felt like it. So much was going on inside and outside the casinos. Street performers, shows, people trying to give you coupons ...
Yesterday's drive was interesting following the Colorado river up through a canyon for 100 miles before hitting the interstate I-70 to New Castle. We went through Cisco, a ghost town that died with the steam train. 18-inch pizza at New Castle and bedding down with Mormons at Econolodge. Sunday was a driving day. We crossed the Rockies over independence Pass with ...
On Digger's last day we drove up through the high country north of Jefferson up over Georgia Pass (11,585ft on the Continental Divide) in his 'Lincoln Navigator' hire car - he had to change from his BMW 740 after the sunroof exploded!!!!. Test fired a few weapons......
Very pristine environment above the tree line. Not a good place to be in the middle of winter.....
Beautiful views and the Aspen trees just beginning to change colour as winter approaches....
... RV Resort called Tiger Run that is three miles from "Breck", as the locals call Breakenridge. It’s the most modern and primped RV park we’ve ever seen. They planted a mature evergreen and Aspen tree in the lawn between each fully-paved pull-through.
We visited Larry and Kathy at their hotel downtown. Even though it was dusk on Sunday, Darlene and Kathy trolled the main street while Larry and I watched the Seahawks football game.
Other places to stay in Breckenridge
550 Village Road, Breckenridge | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Great service
- Premium Price for Below Premium Service
- Convenient but dingy
655 Columbine Drive, Breckenridge | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- Had a great time
- Perfect Spot
- Good location
75 Snowflake Drive, Breckenridge | Hotel
- Never again...
- Excellent Place to Stay!!!
- Never again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
505 S Main Street, Breckenridge | 4 star hotelfrom $169
655 Four O'Clock Rd, Breckenridge | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Tech Center/Littleton, Breckenridge | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Great Place in a Great town.
- Great summertime value!
- Beautiful Accomodations
500 Village Rd, Breckenridge | Hotelfrom $164
112 Overlook Dr, Breckenridge | 3 star hotelfrom $113
- Good Value
- More beautiful than imagined
- I should have listened...
500 South Main Street, Breckenridge | 3 star hotelfrom $133
535 Four O'Clock Rd, Breckenridge | Hotelfrom $110
11078 N. CO Highway 9, Breckenridge | Hotelfrom $143
275 Ski Hill Road, Breckenridge | Hotelfrom $131
1521 Ski Hill Road, Breckenridge | 5 star hotelfrom $222