Epic Discovery Opening Weekend
Join us at Breck for the Opening Weekend of our summer operations and enjoy all that Epic Discovery has to offer!
Dates:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Jun 08 - Jun 10
Peak 8 - Breckenridge Ski Resort
at Breckenridge Ski Resort

Epic Discovery

Summer has arrived in the Rockies and brings a mountain of fun with the first full season of Epic Discovery. 

Test your skills on the Alpineer Challenge Course and Gold Summit Climbing Wall, navigate Breck by air on the Expedition Zipline Tour, or take in spectacular views on the Interpretive Hiking Loop. 

Bring the whole family as Epic Discovery kicks off on June 8 with a weekend of live music, giveaways, and special visitors from Denver Zoo. Enjoy the "Bud & BBQ" special all weekend at the Smokehouse on the Peak 8 patio - $20 for a Bud or Bud Light and BBQ sandwich.

Opening Weekend - Schedule of Events:
Friday, June 8
9:30 a.m.: Opening Day. Epic Discovery opens to the public! 

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Photo Booth Button Making. Get a free personalized Epic Discovery button with your photo on it. Located on the Ski Hill Grill Patio at Peak 8 Base Camp.

11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Live Entertainment.  DJ Tidal Wave Dave from KSMT will be spinning all day and doing Epic Discovery prize giveaways for guests every hour.

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Free Scenic Hike with a U.S. Forest Service Ranger. NEW this Summer: Experience and expand your knowledge of Breck’s diverse flora and fauna with an expert during a guided hike beginning at Alpine Camp (top of Colorado SuperChair). Get a free small gift while supplies last.

12:00 p.m.: Complimentary Dessert. Take a break from the action with a free “dirt” pudding cup dessert on the Ski Hill Grill Patio.

2:00 p.m. – Colorado Wildlife Talk.  Join a U.S. Forest Service Ranger to learn all about our local Colorado wildlife in Summit County and try out the animal ability interactive experiences on the Alpine Loop Hiking Trail.  Meet at the Vista Point Overlook tower at Alpine Camp.

Saturday, June 9
10:00-11:00 a.m.: The Denver Zoo Interactive Show. Enjoy a rare up close encounter with animals from The Denver Zoo as trained experts host an interactive learning show at Peak 8 Base Camp.

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: EpicMix Photos.  Free photos by the EpicMix Photo team at Peak 8 Base Camp next to the Activities Center.

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Free Scenic Hike with a U.S. Forest Service Ranger. NEW this Summer: Experience and expand your knowledge of Breck’s diverse flora and fauna with an expert during a guided hike beginning at Alpine Camp. Get a free small gift while supplies last.

12:00 - 2:00 p.m.: Live Entertainment.  Live music by Tina Ferguson, BBQ, and drinks on the Ski Hill Grill Patio.

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.: Face Painting.  A free face painter will be on hand to transform, both young and old, into Colorado wildlife creatures.  Located on the Ski Hill Grill Patio.

2:00 p.m. – Colorado Wildlife Talk.  Join a U.S. Forest Service Ranger to learn all about our local Colorado wildlife in Summit County and try out the animal ability interactive experiences on the Alpine Loop Hiking Trail.  Meet at the Vista Point Overlook tower at Alpine Camp.

Sunday, June 10
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Free Scenic Hike with a U.S. Forest Service Ranger. NEW this Summer: Experience and expand your knowledge of Breck’s diverse flora and fauna with an expert during a guided hike beginning at Alpine Camp (top of Colorado SuperChair). Get a free small gift while supplies last.

12:00 - 2:00 p.m.: Live Entertainment.  Live music by Tina Ferguson, BBQ, and drinks on the Ski Hill Grill Patio.