Don't miss our winter backcountry education programs.
Guided Wilderness Hikes (Ages 6 & up)Looking for an expert to teach you about the flora and fauna of our forests? Want to learn about the natural or cultural history of our beautiful mountain paradise? Then join our professional guides on our weekly hikes throughout the Breckenridge backcountry. From easy to difficult, these hikes entice your senses and teach you all you ever wanted to know about our high alpine home. All hikes meet at the Breckenridge Recreation Center, located at 880 Airport Road.
Be sure to dress for the weather and anticipate thunderstorms. Bring water, rain jacket, sunscreen, and hiking boots or shoes. No dogs allowed. Click here to complete a waiver for each person prior to the hike.
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Dates/Hike Locations:June 12: Sunbeam/Carter Park Loop: Portrait of Breckenridge (Moderate-Difficult)
June 19: Select 10/F&D Placer: A History of Breckenridge (Moderate)
June 26: B&B Trail: Historical Mine Sites (Easy)
July 10: Illinois Creek: Views of Breckenridge (Moderate-Difficult)
July 17: Sawmill Creek: Shadows & Waterfalls (Moderate)
July 24: Wakefield Blue River Trail: Fun for Everyone (Easy-Moderate)
July 31: Lower Flume Trail: Mines of the Times (Easy-Moderate)
August 7: New! Tom's Baby: A Heart of Gold (Easy-Moderate)
August 14: X10U8 Trail: Life of a Miner (Moderate)