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Mountain Information

Breckenridge Ski Patrol on the top of Imperial

Breckenridge and Epic Discovery are now closed for summer operations. Join us for the 2017/18 Winter beginning on Nov 10, 2017! 

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Base Elevation: 9,600 feet / 2,926 meters
Summit Elevation: 12,998 feet / 3,963 meters
Vertical Rise: 3,398 feet / 1,036 meters
Lifts: 34 Total

  • 4 high-speed 6-passenger SuperChairs
  • 6 high-speed quad lifts
  • 1 Fixed Quad
  • 1 triple lift
  • 6 double lifts
  • 1 8-passenger gondola
  • 4 surface lifts
  • 11 carpet lifts

Lift Capacity: 46,800 people per hour (with surface and carpets)
Operating Since: December 16, 1961
Total Ski/Ride Terrain: 2908 acres / 1177 hectares
Groomed Daily: 600 acres / 241 hectares (29% of total terrain)
Bowls: 1061 acres / 429 hectares
Terrain Parks: 25 acres / 10 hectares
Snowmaking: 600 acres / 243 hectares
Number of Trails: 187
Longest Trail: Four O'Clock - 3.5 miles / 5.6 kilometers

Please Note:  There is no parking at the base of Peak 8.

View Parking Lot Map

Daily Parking Information:

Gondola South Lot, Gondola North Lot, & Gold Rush Lot:

Monday thru Thursday- $5
Friday thru Sunday plus Peak Days- $12
(Peak Days include Christmas/New Years Week, Martin Luther King Weekend, Presidents Week, and all of March/Spring Break)

Save with Parking Packs:
Pre-paid 5 pack- $50
Pre-paid 10 pack- $85

Beaver Run Lot - (Peak 9 Slopeside):
Mon thru Thursday- $15
Friday thru Sunday plus Peak Days- $20
(Peak Days include Christmas/New Years Week, Martin Luther King Weekend, Presidents Week, and all of March/Spring Break)

Car Pool Incentives:
Drive up with 4 or more people in your vehicle and receive a $5 discount at the above lots!

Parking Lot Locations: See Map
For more information please call 970-496-5455

Town of Breckenridge Paid Parking Lots:
Wellington Lot - 
Daily- $15
Dredge Lot, F Lot - Daily - $12

Free Parking: See Map
Airport Road Lot- Satellite Parking with free shuttle to Gondola
All Paid Lots are free after 2pm (Town of Breckenridge Lots above are free after 3pm)

Handicap Parking:
Available at the Beaver Run & North Gondola Lots.

Oversized Vehicle and Overnight Parking:
You must obtain a permit for oversized vehicles and overnight parking from the Town of Breckenridge. Not permitted in our lots. Click Here for More Details

Parking Passes:

 Parking Pass:

 Lot Authorized: 




Gondola North/South



 Gondola Add-On*

Gondola North/South



 Peak 9

Beaver Run Lot



 Combo Pass

Gondola Lots &
Beaver Run

Daily &


 Transferable Pass Gondola Lots Daily $499
 North Gondola with ski  and basket check North Gondola Season Long $682
 North Gondola with ski  check North Gondola Season Long  $435

*To qualify for this additional pass, you must purchase a full price, Gondola Season Parking Pass ($219). Only one $25 add-on product is allowed per full price Gondola Parking Pass. In addition, the original and additional pass holders must be present, and must be able to provide driver’s licenses with identical physical addresses to the ticket office. 

Parking Lot Locations- See Map

Purchase parking passes at the Gondola Ticket Office or by calling 970-496-5455.  

All prices are subject to change. Parking Spaces are subject to first come first served. Pass holders are not guaranteed a parking space.

Summer Parking

Getting Here:

Your Epic Discovery journey begins at Breckenridge Station, located walking distance from Main Street. Stop in the gondola ticket office to learn more about what’s new this summer. Then take a ride up the free BreckConnect Gondola, or hop on the bus for a free shuttle up the mountain to Peak 8 Base Camp. The address of the Breck Connect Gondola is 170 Watson Ave, Breckenridge CO 80424.

Free Gondola Hours: 9am – 6pm

Bus Schedule: Departing Breckenridge Station every half hour (on the :15 and :45)

Parking: Most convenient parking is in the North Gondola Lot. The price of $10/day can be validated at any of our ticket offices with the purchase of an Epic Discovery product. Free parking is available in the South Gondola Lot, and hourly paid parking is available at all other lots and meters in town. Note: There is no parking or drop-off access at Peak 8 for Breckenridge Resort.

Call (970) 453-5000 to speak with an Epic Discovery expert and plan your summer trip to Breckenridge! 

FREE Mountain Orientation Tours

During the winter season, Guest Service volunteers provide complimentary tours of Breckenridge Ski Resort for any guest whose ability level is intermediate or above. Tours are only available on intermediate runs.  

The Mountain Orientation Tours leave from the base of Peak 8 or at Beaver Run on Peak 9 each morning promptly at 9:30 am. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last between 2 - 2½ hours. 

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