Between Breckenridge and Steamboat

Discussion in 'Mountain' started by p90beer, Jan 26, 2013.

  1. p90beer

    p90beer Aficionado (145) Delaware Jan 10, 2011

    One east coaster family skiing at Breckenridge, the other at Steamboat .... wanting to meet somewhere for great craft .... brewpub or multi-tap ..... any recommendations from the locals or the experienced?
  2. guyforget

    guyforget Aficionado (205) Colorado Nov 12, 2009

    um, steamboat and breck are like 100 miles apart with nothing in between... the family in steamboat would basically need to come at least to frisco to find what youre looking for.
  3. FishPondManager

    FishPondManager Advocate (530) Colorado Feb 28, 2012 Beer Trader

    Yeah, thats gonna be tough. The Steamboat crew will need to come to Dillon/Frisco. One of the blessings and curses of Steamboat is its remoteness. Its my favorite town in CO, but theres no way id make that trek down 40 just to grab a beer.
  4. Dtapeski

    Dtapeski Aficionado (230) Colorado Oct 26, 2012

    Another option outside of meeting in Summit county would be Crazy Mountain in Edwards. It's about an hour from Breck and 90 minutes from Steamboat. This way you both have some skin in the game.
  5. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard Poobah (1,125) Colorado May 19, 2005 Verified

    As the others said, Frisco is probably the best best
  6. coreymcafee

    coreymcafee Savant (385) Colorado May 30, 2006

    Backcountry Brewing in Frisco ftw. Love that place.
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  7. guyforget

    guyforget Aficionado (205) Colorado Nov 12, 2009

    steamboat is rad as fuck, but a huge part of both its allure and downfall is its isolation.
  8. harperman69

    harperman69 Savant (400) Tennessee Feb 11, 2009 Beer Trader

    Dillon Dam isn't a bad option. Id make the trip to fort Collins no matter how far.
  9. p90beer

    p90beer Aficionado (145) Delaware Jan 10, 2011

    Thanks everyone for helping me out ....