Monthly Archives: March 2013

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Ryan Knapton butters Breck [video]

There’s plenty of terrain to ski or snowboard at Breck, but even more possibilities when you butter. Ryan Knapton shows us how he butters Breck (meaning — how he performs a certain type of trick) in his latest video.  

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Another beautiful day at Breck Mar. 14, 2013

Today is going to be another beautiful day at Breck. This morning’s epic sunrise will set up a nice day of bluebird skies and a high temperature of around 38 degrees fahrenheit. Today is certainly a great day to get out on the mountain for some turns. We do expect the temperature to drop and… Read More

A wedding overlooking Ski HIll Grill

Mountain Wedding Planning 101

Are you recently engaged and want to plan a mountain wedding you’ll never forget? First, check out the  Top 10 reasons to have a destination wedding in Breckenridge, Colorado then learn how to implement that party here. When you’re planning a wedding in the mountains,  start at the budget to help you focus on what’s realistic… Read More

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Run of the day at Breck: Pioneer Mar. 13, 2013

Are you looking for a little more variety in the terrain that you’re skiing or boarding? Perhaps you’re looking to get into some bump skiing? Today’s Run of the day at Breck could be your answer. Terrain Pioneer is classified as a blue run and is located on Peak 7. From fun rollers on freshly… Read More

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Large format photography: “The Day We Left Earth”

Throughout the season, wherever I go, I bring a camera.  Or rather I should say at least one camera.  There is something about traveling in the winter.  Driving through a storm, hiking through fresh snow, looking out over the mountains… It is exploration.  Our minds can remember so much, though so many times we forget… Read More

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Surprise Snow: 8″ new at Breck

March is the month for month of massive snow here in Breck. With 8 inches of new snow in 24 hours (6 inches of which fell overnight), it’s the absolute perfect time to be here right now. Skiing and snowboarding is just fantastic.

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Eight inches of new snow falls on Breck: Mar. 12, 2013

Eight inches of new snow have fallen on Breckenridge in the past 24 hours. Our good friend Ullr just keeps generously dropping snow on us from the heavens. Today’s run of the day is Little Johnny on Peak 8. Located underneath the Rocky Mountain Superchair, this un-groomed black diamond is in wonderful condition. If you… Read More

DoubleTree by Breck

Experience The DoubleTree by Hilton Breckenridge

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Breckenridge, situated across the street from Peak 9 of the world-renowned Breckenridge Ski Resort, offers spectacular Rocky Mountain views and proximity to invigorating summer hiking. Breckenridge is located 104 miles west of Denver International Airport (DEN) and 60 miles east of the Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) and is easily… Read More

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Top 8 EpicMix photo poses and locations

EpicMix photographers are everywhere at Breckenridge; here is a look at the top poses and locations to capture memorable photos from your ski vacation. It’s easy — scan your pass and sign in online, or download the Epic Mix app on Android or iPhone to view your epic shots! 1. Independence Chair Action Shot At… Read More

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Top 10 blue runs at Breck

Are you an intermediate skier or snowboarder looking for more of a variety in your terrain? Maybe you’re looking to step up from the green slopes onto the blues? Look no further, because this is your guide. Here are the top 10 blue runs at Breckenridge. Check the terrain map here to find them easily…. Read More