Monthly Archives: December 2011

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12 Breckenridge New Year musts

In honor of the fresh slate that a new year brings (and the dumps of powder Ullr will — according to wishful locals — bring to the slopes in January), I hand-picked 12 Breckenridge bucket list must-hits for 2012. Setting the tone for an adrenaline-fueled year, I plan on ripping through the forest and above the ski… Read More

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High flying fun at the Winter Dew Tour

The Winter Dew Tour came back to Breckenridge and brought with it some amazing pipe and slope competition. Kicking off the tour during Breckenridge’s 50th Birthday (Dec. 16), it will continue through the season with stops in Killington, Vermont and Ogden, Utah. As an extreme winter sports novice, I wasn’t sure what to expect heading to Breck this… Read More

Apres Drinks in Breck

Seven Days of Après in Breckenridge

Après: French for socializing after skiing. Some of my favorite times in Summit County have been red-cheeked exhausting, overwhelmingly powdery, ski-til-you-drop jelly-leg days exploring mountain nooks and crannies. Those days always end with a group of us thawing out over drinks in one of Breckenridge’s iconic watering holes. Here are my top seven picks for post-skiing… Read More