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Breckenridge Gondola

Breckenridge, CO 80424
Review Highlights
Best way to get up the mountain

Well run, rarely fails. Staff make the ques go smoothly. The scenery is nice, have often seen moose... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
London, United Kingdom
A nice Lift to the base of the mountain

Pros: free, pretty quick, nice views, kids love it Cons: you have to pay to park in the lot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fort Collins, Colorado
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“free activity” (27 reviews)
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Breckenridge, CO 80424
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well run, rarely fails. Staff make the ques go smoothly. The scenery is nice, have often seen moose in the woods under the gondola.

Thank travelPixie100
Reviewed 5 days ago

Pros: free, pretty quick, nice views, kids love it Cons: you have to pay to park in the lot, doesn't take you to the top of the mountain, a little confusing to the first time rider because of the multiple stops, closes early The gondola...More

Thank IrishDoc07
Reviewed 1 week ago

was fun taking our 5 y/o up on the gondola during summer. the crew is fabulous and the views were great. he just loved riding it and probably didn't even pay attention to the views!

Thank casemed
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ride is free and the views are priceless! You can see all over Breckenridge and the mountains can be seen from all angles.

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun to jump on and off ... it's like a suspended city transit system! Clean with great views and people watching!

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gondola is a great way of getting on to Peak 8, if you don't fancy the hike. AND IT'S FREE! At the top there is a bar, restaurant (T-Bar) which is reasonable and has good table service, there are also summer activities here, especially...More

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to catch your breath. No lines whatsoever and fun people in a close (but not too close space)

Thank A4722CAmichaelg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great avenue to lift in the winter, but also worth doing in the summer. access to good views of the town, drinks and eats, and hiking trails on meadow ski runs.

Thank Rob A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful area! We went on a Saturday in August and the lift was free. The scenery is gorgeous and everyone was friendly.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gondola is for more than just transporting boarders and skiers up to the lifts; it's a good way to sit back for a bit, and take in all the scenery, no matter the season. Also good for watching for wildlife with the kids!

Thank snowbaby75
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Brenda S
28 May 2017|
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Response from KimmyCW | Reviewed this property |
It is open year around and there is plenty to see and do at all times
Alicia S
21 May 2017|
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Response from Tim J | Reviewed this property |
In the summer I believe it's free and the parking is right by the gondola. Call 970-453-5000. They will know for sure..
Cris G
8 November 2016|
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Response from TravlnDewd | Reviewed this property |
What rockyandmickey said, above, is correct. The Gondola is free year-round, but it takes you from in-town parking to the bases of Peak 7 and Peak 8. From there, you need a lift ticket to ski. You say that you've only been... More