A beautiful mountain town nestled in the Rocky Mountains, Breckenridge is surrounded by scenic beauty. Founded in 1859, this lovely community has roots in mining. Now, it’s home to a large historic district: stroll the charming, historic Main Street to discover fine eateries and quaint shops. History buffs also will enjoy the Barney Ford Victorian Home. Meanwhile, outdoor adventurers will be nothing short of amazed with all of the activities at their fingertips, such as hiking and incredible skiing. Many festivals and events, including the International Snow Sculpture Championships, take place throughout the year as well.