EpicMix Guide

EpicMix adds ‘Guide’

The teams at Vail Resorts have re-imagined how skiers and snowboarders will maximize their time on the mountain this winter, with the fifth generation of EpicMix. EpicMix Guide uses guest input to generate a customized, step-by-step navigational guide to experience Breckenridge like a long-time local. “EpicMix Guide will enhance the way many of our destination guests… Read More

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Everything you need to know about daycare at Breckenridge

Four years ago I was near tears when I dropped my nine-month-old son off at his first ski resort nursery. Despite assurances from other moms, from the daycare director herself, and from the obvious quality of the place—it was clean, stocked with colorful toys, had a quiet nursery with cribs, and a super nice staff—I… Read More

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Guide to transportation in Breckenridge

When traveling to Breckenridge, rest assured that a rental car or personal chauffer is not required – whether by foot or via public transportation, here’s a look at how to get around the mountain town. Whether you’re traveling from the airport to the lodge, or the ski hill to the pizza joint, Breckenridge visitors have… Read More

International Ski Trip

Secure your visa for an international Colorado ski trip

You’ve booked your tickets, scouted trails to hike and planned epic ski adventures. Excitement is building, but now what? Here are a few tips on traveling to Breckenridge from abroad. Depending on what country you hail from, you may or may not need a visa for visit duration of 90 days or less. Many countries participate… Read More

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Five great restaurants you’ve probably never tried

Breckenridge is home to many restaurants, elegant fine dining, large sports bars and everything in between. Some are packed to the gills on any given day and have been for decades. There are a handful of hidden haunts, however, located slightly off the beaten path that you may have never tried, but should. Take a… Read More

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The countdown is on – Breck Opens November 7, 2014

Excitement around Breck is brewing, as the changing leaves and colder temperatures can only mean one thing: Breckenridge Ski Resort’s opening is just around the corner.  With just under fifty days until opening day, November 7, Breck is sharing the top ten reasons to get excited for the 2014-15 winter ski season at one of… Read More

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Environment and adventure: Breckenridge Film Festival is Sept. 18–21

Impressive cinematic resumes and brilliant outdoor and environmental documentaries, along with comedies and a touch of drama, are on tap for the Breckenridge Film Festival Sept. 18–21. The four-day fest unfolds with 66 films — one third revolving around environmental or outdoor themes — and screenings that transport audiences to Venezuela’s remote Mount Roraima, Alaskan… Read More

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Our “Epic Promise” to our communities: Energy education

As mountain enthusiasts, we all understand the draw of the great outdoors – there’s nothing quite like a day on the slopes with your friends and family, breathing in the fresh alpine air and taking in the gorgeous mountain vistas and endless seas of pine forest. For me, being in Breck is a constant reminder… Read More

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Where to see the leaves change this fall in Breck

It’s the time of year where the season changes from summer to fall, and leaves come bursting into vibrant colors of yellow, red, and gold. Breckenridge offers a wide-range of trees that change colors in autumn including Cottonwoods, Aspens and more. Due to the high elevation (the town of Breck sits at an elevation of 9,600… Read More

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Oktoberfest in Breck is right around the corner

Dust of those dirndls and lederhosen, boys and girls… Breck’s Oktoberfest is just around the corner! Breckenridge’s 20th annual Oktoberfest, the world’s greatest celebration of beer, music and autumn, runs from September 12-14, 2014. Don’t miss one of the largest Oktoberfest parties in the Rocky Mountains. All the details you need to know to make the most… Read More