From the trailhead, you are going to hike east a short way up French Gulch. Sallie Barber Road begins at a gate on the right side of the road. The trail descends briefly over French Creek before beginning a gradual climb. You are going to pass Turk’s Trail and Weber Gulch on your way up […]

Ptarmigan trail is a fantastic hike that will take you through trees, up a couple inclines and end at a scenic overlook. This hike is suited for all ages, but it does have some steep inclines that you should take your time on. We would not recommend this hike for anyone that struggles with altitude […]

Watching the cascading water glisten over rocks while you sit back, relax and enjoy the view… what could be better? We’ve compiled the BEST waterfall hikes in Summit County, just for you. Grab your hiking buddy and go on a picturesque adventure this summer!

Breckenridge and greater Summit County have a seemingly endless trail system to enjoy all year round.  Summer in the high country is the perfect time to get out and explore with the entire family. From kid-friendly 1.5 mile hikes to full afternoon 6.8 mile hikes, there is something for everyone. Whether you are headed out […]

Right at the base of Peak 9, the Burro Trail is a scenic out and back.  Make it as long as you want, the full trail ends at Spruce Creek trail.  Best traveled Mid-June to early October.  Takes approximately 45 minutes to one hour one way, give yourself two hours for the round trip.

To get to the Meadow Creek trailhead from Breckenridge, take Highway 9 towards Frisco. Drive straight through Frisco and do not turn until you reach the roundabout next to I-70. Drive around the roundabout and take the turn directly before the westbound on-ramp exit. Drive about .6 miles down a dirt road until you reach […]