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Wearable ski tech: 3 things to bring

The ubiquity of smartphones means that almost everyone these days is carrying powerful computing technology in their pocket. On the mountain this amounts to having a vertical feet tracking, trail mapping, video-taking device already at your disposal. When you’re planning to ski, I recommend bringing these four accessories so you can take the capabilities of… Read More

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Oct 13, 2014 – It snowed in Breck!

Breck received 9+ inches of snow in 24 hours, and now we’re dreaming of Opening Day. We wandered through town and up Mount Baldy to capture the snowy sights. Click through the images below to see what Ullr blessed us with yesterday. Need a season pass? Get yours before the deadline. Visit Breckenridge.com for the best… Read More

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A vegetarian’s guide to Breckenridge

Some of the best grub in Breckenridge is of the non-carnivorous variety. Diehard vegetarians to occasional bacon sneakers to the steak-obsessed — these veggie-based dishes are pretty delish. On-mountain dining no-meat picks span the housemade soups and Salad Station at Ski Hill Grill to a morning spread of fruit, eggs, bagels and pastries from chef-inspired… Read More

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Checklist: How to plan a Breckenridge vacation

The countdown is on. Breckenridge Ski Resort opens Nov. 7 — just a month away! It’s time to set a date and live out that ski vacation that keeps playing in your head. Here’s a quick list to help you get organized: Know your audience Family vacation, college reunion trip, girls shred weekend: Who’s coming with?… Read More

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Winter has come to Breckenridge [video]

The 2014-2015 winter season is shaping up to be one for the books! Along with a few dustings on the summits during the last few weeks, Breckenridge received about 1-2 inches of snow last night; even down in the valley on Main Street. The aspens, while absolutely stunning this fall season, are starting to drop… Read More

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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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Breck Bombers: Teaching love for the slopes early

You want your kids to feel good on the mountain. Whether they’re skiing with the family or as a pack of teens down the road, there’s comfort that comes with knowing your young skier or boarder has the confidence and critical thinking skills that come from hours logged on the slopes. Among the most progressive… 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

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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