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Epic Discovery Hours 

9:30m - 5:30pm

Daily: Jun 9 – Sept 4

FRI – SUN: Sept 8 – 10

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DISCOVER SUMMER AT BRECK

How will you discover Breck? Zip, coast, tour, slide, and hike your way around one of the biggest mountains with the best views in North America. Epic Discovery is a true mountain experience, with activities for everyone in the family.




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Get to Breck for a truly immersive mountain experience.


Breck has a variety of zones and activities that highlight the stunningly beautiful and rich environment through Epic Discovery. Whether you have an hour or a full day, craft your day your way with a pass, add on a zipline tour, or just enjoy a scenic chair ride.

Start out at Peak 8 Base Camp for fun for the whole family. Enjoy the thrills of journeying through and around the forest on our Gold Runner Coaster and Alpine Slides. Then soar up the Colorado Scenic Chair for a bird’s eye view of three of Colorado’s famous 14ers. Arriving at the top you’ll reach Alpine Camp, home to interpretive hiking trails and the environmentally-inspired Alpineer Challenge Course. And not-to-be-missed is the new Expedition Zipline Tour, located at the Independence Outpost, featuring adventure high above the forest floor along ziplines and a bridge walk.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 




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1% For the Forest

We’ve teamed up with The Nature Conservancy to create eco-discovery experiences at Breck to promote education and awareness of our unique environment. Interpretive Discovery Stations are integrated along trails and activities, and we offer guided hiking and 4x4 tours with knowledgeable and passionate guides.

To ensure the health of our valuable forests, 1% of all summer activity revenue will be donated to The Nature Conservancy for forest health restoration projects here in the West.



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Adventure Pass - $82

ALL-DAY UNLIMITED ACCESS

Enjoy unlimited access to 13 incredible activities, including a scenic chairlift ride!

The Adventure Pass Includes:

  • Gold Runner Coaster
  • Alpine Slide
  • Lil' Climber Ropes Course
  • Lil' Flyer Zipline
  • Silver Summit Climbing Wall
  • Bungee Trampoline
  • Mini Golf
  • Ripperoo's Bounce House
  • Mineshaft Maze
  • 1 turn at Mini Miner Gemstone Panning
  • Scenic Chair
  • Tom's Nugget Tubing 

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

  

Activity Restrictions: For some activities, age and/or height restrictions apply; see the specific activity for full details.






Explorer Pass - $68

Slide into summer with the Explorer Pass, granting you access to 12 activities at Epic Discovery.

The Explorer Pass Includes:

  • 1 ride on the Gold Runner Coaster
  • 1 ride on the Alpine Slide
  • 1 ride on Tom's Nugget Tubing                        
  • Silver Summit Climbing Wall
  • Mini Golf
  • Ripperoo's Bounce House
  • Mineshaft Maze
  • 1 turn at Mini Miner Gemstone Panning
  • Scenic Chair
  • Bungee Trampoline

Book Your Explorer Pass! 



Activity Restrictions: For some activities, age and/or height restrictions apply; see the specific activity for full details.




Scout Pass - $40

An Epic Discovery experience for our smallest guests. Enjoy full day fun with access to seven activities, including the Colorado Scenic Chair.



The Scout Pass Includes:

  • Silver Summit Climbing Wall
  • Bungee Trampoline
  • Mineshaft Maze
  • Mini Golf
  • Ripperoo's Bounce House
  • 1 turn at Mini Miner Gemstone Panning
  • Scenic Chair

Book Your Scout Pass! 



Activity Restrictions: For some activities, age and/or height restrictions apply; see the specific activity for full details.




GoldRunner Alpine Coaster

Race down the mountain on 2,500 feet of elevated roller coaster track as you enjoy a thrilling journey around and through the forest. Ride single or with a friend, managing your own speed through the hairpin curves and twists!

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Riders must be 54" to ride alone. For ride alongs, riders must be at least 3years old, 38-54" tall and at least 45lbs (Ride along drivers must be at least 16 years of age). Adults may ride together as long as the driver is a head taller than the front passenger and the total weight is no more than 350 lbs. 

Alpine Slide

Get ready for the slide of your life!  Choose between three exhilarating 2,600ft-long courses at Peak 8 Base Camp.  Control your speed through berms, turns and straightaways on the most legendary Alpine Slide in Colorado.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Riders must be at least 7 years old to ride alone. Riders aged 3-6 may ride along with a driver that is at least 16 years old.

Silver Summit Climbing Wall

Harness your inner adventurer while scrambling up to new heights! Explore the nooks and crannies of the 35ft tall climbing wall while taking in the views of the surrounding mountain ranges, all while safely strapped in. The climbing wall is designed with novice and beginner climbers in mind, so there is fun for all ages and abilities.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: must be 45-240 lbs. Sturdy shoes recommended. 

Bungee Trampoline

Bounce, flip & soar skyward while safely harnessed in.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: must be 30 - 180 lbs.

Mini Miner Gemstone Panning

The history of the gold rush comes alive at Peak 8 Base Camp. Pan for gems in this interactive sluice and keep what you find!

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Ripperoo's Bounce House

Let your kids expend some energy, as they can literally bounce off the walls in this inflatable bounce house.  

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Ages 13 and younger, 30"- 60" tall, max weight 150 lbs


Mineshaft Maze

Can you and your kiddos find your way through twists and turns of Colorado's largest human maze? Race the clock and find out!

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Mini Golf

Come check out what could possibly be the world's most scenic miniature golf course. Kids & adults alike can take turns in this family friendly mini-golf course.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Tom's Nugget Tubing

Tubing isn't just a winter activity.  Grab a tube, hop on and get ready for fun.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Riders must be 30-100 lbs. 

Lil' Climber Ropes Course

The Lil’ Climber Ropes Course- features ropes, bridges, logs and other kid-friendly obstacles and provides swinging challenges for Breck's younger guests.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Riders must be 30-100lbs. Must wear closed toed shoes and properly fit harness.

Little Flyer Zipline

A zipline specially designed to get you flying and ready for the big experience.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Must be 30 - 100 lbs. Must wear closed toed shoes and properly fit in the harness.

Breck Flyer Zipline

Now Open!
Come experience Breck from a bird's eye view by hopping on this two-stage zipline combining for over 1,400ft of aerial excitement. Soar over 50ft off the ground and take in amazing views of Breck & the surrounding mountains.

Riding Requirements: must be 55-275 lbs and 45-80" tall. Enclosed shoes required. 

Colorado Scenic Chair

Now Open!

Enjoy Colorado's beautiful summer weather and views on a scenic chairlift ride up to Alpine Camp on Peak 8.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Riders must be able to approach the load area and sit on the chair unassisted and under their own power.

Expedition Zipline Tour

Now Open!
Get immersed in the Expedition Zipline Tour, which also includes all-day access to the Adventure Pass. Based out of Independence Outpost on Peak 7, fly along 8 ziplines between 10 towers and a 200ft long aerial bridge walk. Spend the afternoon enjoying a birds eye view throughout the Marmots and Pika along the forest floor. 

Riding Requirements:  Minimum age of 10 years old. Minimum weight of 70lbs without equipment, maximum weight of 250lbs with equipment. Enclosed shoes required. 


Tour Requirements: Tours meet at the Vista Haus, located at the top of our Colorado SuperChair. Please check in to a ticket office at Peak 8 Base camp no later than 30 minutes prior to your tour time.
 

Gold Summit Climbing Wall

Get to the top of Alpine Camp, and then go even higher! The Gold Summit is a 40ft tall climbing wall, with 16 distinct routes available- perfect for beginners  to advanced climbers.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: must be 45-240 lbs. Sturdy shoes recommended. 

Alpineer Challenge Course

Coming Soon!
Pick your route and put your balance to the test. You choose your own adventure with 15 features including a log walk, rope swings, and more! This challenge course is integrated into the forest at Alpine Camp.

Riding Requirements: must be 45-240 lbs. Enclosed shoes required. 

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Expedition Zipline Tour

Now Open!

Get immersed in the Expedition Zipline Tour, which also includes all-day access to the Adventure Pass. Based out of Independence Outpost on Peak 7, fly along 8 ziplines between 10 towers and a 200ft long aerial bridge walk. Spend the afternoon enjoying a birds eye view throughout the Marmots and Pika along the forest floor. 

$189 | Includes the complimentary Adventure Pass

Reservations are required. Call 970-453-5000 to reserve.

Riding Requirements: Minimum age of 10 years old. Minimum weight of 70lbs without equipment, maximum weight of 250lbs with equipment. Enclosed shoes required.

Tour Requirements: Tours meet at the Vista Haus, located at the top of our Colorado SuperChair. Please check in to a ticket office at Peak 8 Base camp no later than 30 minutes prior to your tour time.

Breck Flyer Zipline

Now Open!

Come experience Breck from a bird's eye view by hopping on this two-stage zipline combining for over 1,400ft of aerial excitement. Soar over 50ft off the ground and take in amazing views of Breck & the surrounding mountains.

$24 to add to Adventure Pass | $39 Individual Activity Ticket

Book Your Adventure Pass!

Riding Requirements: must be 55-275 lbs and 45-80" tall. Enclosed shoes required. 

Little Flyer Zipline

A zipline specially designed to get you flying and ready for the big experience.

Book Your Adventure Pass! 

Riding Requirements: Must be 30 - 100 lbs. Must wear closed toed shoes and properly fit in the harness.

Breck Summer Guided Activities

Discover epic activities off the beaten path! Guided activities allow you to be paired up with an expert who has all the information on the area, activity and training methods to allow you to explore the Rockies. Climb Breck's picturesque peaks in a 4x4 tour or hit the trail on a guided hike.  Call (970) 453-5000 to speak with an Epic Discovery expert and plan your summer trip to Breckenridge!


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4x4 Off Road Tours

Ride with up to 7 people in our open-air safari-style 4x4 vehicles up Peaks 8 & 7. This 90-minute ride will give you spectacular views from the top of the Ten Mile range.

Tours available at 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, and 4:30pm every day. Call for availability.

Activity Restrictions: Riders must be at least four years old and weigh 40 lbs.

Hours of Operations: 9:30am – 5:30pm; Sunday - Saturday


Dining

Whether you’re grabbing lunch in between Epic Discovery activities, taking the chairlift up to soak in the amazing views, or just looking for a great patio to enjoy cocktails the beautiful Colorado summers, Breck’s on-mountain dining has something for everyone.


Vista Haus

True to its name, with vistas of the Ten Mile Range and The Continental Divide, the Vista House is the perfect location to escape to during a day on the mountain. Enjoy a meal or just relax in this serene location located at the top of the Colorado Scenic Chair. Offering a fast and friendly menu featuring homemade dishes that will satisfy any appetite, such as: the Haus Angus Cheeseburger, the Don Italian sandwich, The Spruce fresh salad, or the Horseshoe Bowl with beef and noodles. To cool down on those hot days, build your own spiked lemonade- with Spring 44 Vodka, fresh house made lemonade, and choice of fresh fruit or house made puree.

TBar

The exciting and fun atmosphere of the TBar makes it a local’s favorite. This full service restaurant and bar features comfort Colorado cuisine like the smoked brisket waffle fries, and has the most microbrews on-mountain. With both indoor and patio seating, the TBar is the perfect place for a mid-day lunch break or a late afternoon Colorado craft cocktail on the patio. The BreckConnect Gondola is located conveniently outside the TBar, so stay until last call and get a free ride down to town!

Events:
  • Happy Hour – Daily 2:30-4:30. $1 off wells, wines and ALL drafts
  • Sundays - $2 off all specialty margaritas

Ski Hill Grill

With the variety at Ski Hill Grill we’ve got the whole family covered. Visit the Smokehouse on the patio to the house-smoked brisket and BBQ mac n cheese. The grill inside features fresh, rotating salads, house made Grab n Go, fresh fish sandwiches, and a kids menu. The Coffee Bar proudly serves Starbucks coffee, espresso, specialty cocktails, and rotating draft beer.

Sevens

Offering bold contemporary cuisine, Sevens serves lunch and dinner daily 11am-9pm. Try one of the signature pizzas from our stone pizza oven with fresh dough made daily. Join us for brunch with a massive Bloody Mary bar Saturdays and Sundays at 10am starting June 20, and Fridays from 3-6pm beginning June 19.

Events:
  • Daily happy hour
  • Yappy Hour – Bring your favorite canine companion to play on a dog agility course, while you enjoy views and cocktails on the Sevens Patio. 

Living Room

Featuring a casual atmosphere with exquisite cuisine, the Living Room Restaurant is located in One Ski Hill Place right next to Peak 8 Base Camp. Stop in to try the lunch highlights, including tapas and shareable appetizers, or to enjoy a family style dinner.

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PLAN YOUR NEXT GROUP GETAWAY IN BRECK

Epic Discovery provides a unique, connected, on-mountain summer experience, immersing guests in activities which provide big-time thrills, allow them to challenge themselves physically, guide them to explore and better understand their natural surroundings, and ultimately create lifelong memories. Epic Discovery is a perfect setting for everything from corporate team building to family activities for your wedding or reunion!

Call (970) 453-3234 for details.

Corporate Experiences

This first-of-its-kind comprehensive on-mountain summer adventure features components such as ziplines, alpine coaster and trail exploration. Whether you're looking for an immersive team building experience, or just an on-mountain BBQ and facility buyout, Epic Discovery at Breck provides an unforgettable experience.

  • Networking – scenic chair lift ride to on-mountain lunch
  • Team building – on mountain guided activities including a zip line tour
  • Brainstorming – complimentary gondola rides, offering a great opportunity for inspired brainstorming sessions
  • Mindful meetings – bring wellness to your event with a guided hike, mountain top yoga or mountain biking
  • Adventure – get the energy moving with a 4X4 mountain tour, alpine slide or coaster ride

Social Experiences

Planning a wedding or family reunion? Epic Discovery at Breck is the ultimate playground for your event featuring ziplines, ropes courses, alpine coasters, wildlife trail exploration, and interactive "learn-through-play" activities.

  • Scenic chair lift ride to on-mountain lunch
  • On mountain guided activities including a zip line tour
  • Complimentary gondola ride from downtown to an on mountain happy hour
  • Be a Breck Explorer with our all day base camp activity pass and lunch vouchers
  • Step up your game with our 4X4 mountain tour


Breckenridge Group Sales can make any event or corporate retreat come alive. Please tell us how we can help in planning your next trip to Breck! Call (970) 453-3234 for details.


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! 

 

EPIC DISCOVERY HOURS: 

Open 7 days a week: 
June 9 - September 4, 2017.

Open Friday - Sunday: 
September 8 - September 10, 2017.
Epic Discovery Hours: 
9:30am to 5:30pm

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 

TICKET PICK UP

If you have made an online order for your Epic Discovery tickets/passes, please proceed to the ticket office located within Epic Discovery. Be ready to present your email confirmation and credit card used for purchase. 

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO 

Sun Protection: At 9,000 feet, exposure to the sun is 40% greater than it is at sea level. We recommend sunscreen with a sun protection factor of 15 or higher, as well as eye protection. 

Lightning and Thunderstorms: Afternoon thunderstorms are common in the mountains and may cause interruptions and delays in summer activities and lift operations. Lifts and activities may close on occasion due to weather conditions, causing delays. Take proper precautions when you see or hear a storm developing: seek shelter, keep off ridgelines, and stay clear of chairlift houses, lift towers, power lines, open spaces, lone trees and signposts. 

High-Altitude Environment: If you live at a lower elevation, you may tire more easily. Take it easy at first, plan short trips until you are acclimated and drink plenty of water. Some visitors may experience symptoms associated with Breck’s high altitude. Symptoms may include headaches, nausea, and dizziness, loss of appetite, restless sleep, coughing and difficulty in breathing. If symptoms persist or if you have a concern about your health, you should seek medical attention."

Adequate Clothing: Be aware, mountain weather changes quickly and there is usually at least a 10-degree temperature difference from the bottom to the top of the lifts. Bring a raincoat and consider a sweater or fleece layer. Wear closed-toed, comfortable, sturdy shoes, such as hiking boots or tennis shoes. Hair ties are suggested for shoulder length hair or longer. 

Health and Safety Guidelines: Most activities have height, weight and age requirements, please refer to each activity section to understand any restrictions that may apply. If you are pregnant or have heart, back/neck or other serious health issues, you should consult a physician prior to participating in any activity. Most activities require guests to be ambulatory and be able walk on their own. Trained service animals are welcome in most locations on Breckenridge Mountain. Although trained service animals are welcome, guests who use service animals must retain control of their animals at all times and should keep them on a leash or harness while visiting. Documenting your vacation is always encouraged; check out our EpicMix Photos upon arrival, however Selfie Sticks are prohibited on our activities.


WEATHER CLOSURE POLICY: 

Weather in the mountains can change quickly and unexpectedly. We will follow strict weather protocol with safety as a top priority. Tickets or passes that are completely unused may be eligible for a refund. If all Epic Discovery activities are closed for 75 minutes or more day passes may be eligible for a replacement. Eligibility for a replacement pass is determined by pass usage.


SUMMER ACTIVITY WAIVER: 

Download and fill out the Summer Activity Waiver ahead of time here.


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