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Sapphire Point Overlook, Breckenridge

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  • So beautiful. Well worth the stop. Free parking and restroom available. It's just a short walk over to a great overlook to see the lake below. Mountains surrounding are gorgeous. (Especially with...  more »
  • We were looking for a quick hike on our way to Keystone & this turned out to be a perfect fit. A heavy snowfall the previous day made it more ideal.  more »
  • Terrific views, day and night. I've used it as a great place to catch my breath after cycling up Swan Mountain (prettier from Keystone, shorter & steeper from Frisco) and stopped to watch crews containing a forest fire on the Ten Mile Range. If the night sky is clear and the moon's not too bright, hike the short trail to the clearing by the picnic tables for great stargazing. The Milky Way is visible to the naked eye, but worth bringing binoculars if you have them.
  • This place has some views that you just could never forget. Just driving on the high side of the lake looking down on the lake and the mountains on the other side is a memorable experience. And then when you do it with your three daughters on bicycles it's even more fun.

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