Monthly Archives: March 2013

Snow

Fresh snow and sunny skies at Breck Mar. 22, 2013

It’s another day filled with fresh snow and sunny skies here at Breck. Yesterday’s storm dropped eight inches of new snow and the conditions are great. There is currently a break in the storm cycle, giving us bluebird skies before the snow rolls in again this afternoon. Check out the gallery and be sure to… Read More

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How to stay fit and healthy to ski

Get some sleep! Our immune systems don’t work at full capacity if we’re exhausted, making us more susceptible to winter colds. On top of this, getting enough sleep is crucial for recovery. You’ll be able to ride longer and harder if you’re well rested. Take days off This can be really hard, especially when you’re… Read More

The Burn

A guide to Breck’s The Burn run

Are you the type of skier or boarder who loves cruising in the trees? Do you live for those epic powder days in the glades? Look no further, because this is your guide to Breck’s The Burn. The Burn is arguably one of Breckenridge’s most well known tree runs. Whereas most would want to avoid… Read More

Slopestyle Skier

Breck’s 5 ’til 5 event keeps park open late

Join the best park skiers and riders in Colorado on select Friday afternoons this spring. During Breck’s 5 ’til 5 event, the  5 Chair stays open late until 5:00pm.  This means extra access to some great spring park laps plus music from DJ DC, as well as free food and drink. 5 ’til 5 dates… Read More

Gondola at sunrise

Beautiful weather at Breck Mar 19, 2013

It’s another beautiful day at Breck. With four inches of new snow in the past 24 hours and sunny skies, it is a great day to get out there and ski or ride. Claimjumper is in particularly good shape today with plenty of soft snow and amazing views. Be sure to check out the gallery… Read More

Peak 10 signs

Top 10 black runs at Breck

Do you like to live on the edge? Do you like to ski or board on the edge? If so, you definitely want to check this out. This is the Top 10 black runs at Breck. 10. Cimmaron Located on Peak 10, this single diamond groomer is fast and steep. Lots of fun rollers make… Read More

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A guide to Easter in Breckenridge

Ski bunnies of the world move over! For one day this season, there’s a new bunny on the slope, and this one’s carrying baskets full of special treats. That’s right: Easter is right around the corner, and Easter in Breckenridge definitely involves a bunny. This year, Easter happens to fall on the last day of… Read More

Wirepatch sign

Run of the day at Breck: Wirepatch Mar. 16, 2013

Are you an intermediate skier looking to challenge yourself on some more technical terrain? Maybe you’re an advanced intermediate looking for more variety on the slopes? Check out Wirepatch, today’s Run of the day at Breck. Terrain This run is classified as a blue and it is located on Peak 7. As far as the… Read More

Family on chairlift at breck

Top 5 Perks of the Epic Pass

Is there a better time of year than Spring in Breckenridge? With soft snow, warm sunshine, and a Spring Fever party with 40 events in 30 days, the change in season gives us a lot to be excited about. Another sure sign of Spring’s arrival is the start of Epic Pass sales for next season…. Read More

Skiing in Russia

Zack Black’s life on the road

With so many contests in Colorado this winter I was glad to have more opportunity than usual to train and prepare at the perfect halfpipe in Breckenridge in between my busy contest schedule. In January I spent very little time at home, traveling to contests in Copper, Aspen, Park City, Sochi, Vail, and Oslo until… Read More