4 days in Breckenridge & Aspen Itinerary

4 days in Breckenridge & Aspen Itinerary

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Breckenridge
— 1 night
2
Aspen
— 1 night

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Breckenridge

Breckenridge ©
Founded in 1859 as part of the Gold Rush in the Rockies, Breckenridge boasts a main street lined with colorful wooden storefronts housing cafes and shops, giving the effect of a thriving western town from the 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll through Blue River Bikeway and then head outdoors with Quandary Peak.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Breckenridge road trip planning tool.

Joplin to Breckenridge is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Joplin to Breckenridge is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Joplin in September, expect nights in Breckenridge to be a bit cooler, around °F, while days are much colder, around °F. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Breckenridge

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Quandary Peak ©
Quandary Peak

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Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 20th (Sun), trek along Linkins Lake Trail.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Aspen trip planner.

Drive from Breckenridge to Aspen in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Breckenridge in September: highs in Aspen hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

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Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area
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Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area ©
Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area

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