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Geography and climate in Breckenridge

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The Breckenridge alpine skiing region is located on   four interconnected peaks. The height of the Rocky Mountains here approaches   4   km above sea level. In   this Colorado town there are only 3   parallel streets, the population is 1200   people. But, thanks to the large number of hotels, he   can accept up to   25   thousands of tourists. The resort is part of the   Vail Resorts unified ski area.

At   108   km from   Breckenridge is Eagle Airport, and the   way from   it will take about 1.5 hours by   car. The distance to   Denver is 170   km, you   will cover it in   2, 5 hours by   car. The resort areas closest to the   city are located in   Vejle (60   km or 50   minutes) and   in   Beaver Creek (80   km or 1   hour in   way). A free shuttle bus will help you get from   Breckenridge to   Keystone.

It snows very early, the ski season starts in   November and   closes only in   April. The quality of the snow is high, outwardly it resembles powder, providing an even cover of the ski slopes. For   year, about 7.5 meters of precipitation falls. The average January temperature is -5 ° С.   The number of sunny days reaches 300.

Breckenridge local time: GMT -7 (-10 hours to   Moscow).


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