Monthly Archives: November 2013

Park Lane Rainbow Box

What’s new with Breck’s terrain parks [photos]

Dew Tour is right around the corner, which means Breck’s park crew is busier than ever. Although Dew Tour and the park in Freeway is a huge focus, the place to be right now is Park Lane. Constant maintenance and adding new features is always top of mind for the park crew. If you haven’t been… Read More

Morning moguls on Crescendo

3 tips for skiing moguls

Knees absorbing, heart racing, adrenaline pumping. You continue to accelerate through the moguls with feelings of excitement mixed with fear. Fleeting thoughts race through your mind between turns. ‘Should I be going this fast? Am I getting too back seat?’ Here are 3 key tips to help you improve whether or not you are a… Read More

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Hartford Ski Spectacular: New abilities born

Alana Nichols was at first hesitant to get back on the mountain in a mono-ski. Not because she was fearful following her life-changing snowboarding injury two years earlier that left her paralyzed from the waist down, but simply because she thought it might fall short of her expectations. “I wasn’t afraid,” the 30-year-old says. “It… Read More

ROD down Horseshoe Bowl at Breckenridge.

Nov. 27, 2013 Run of the Day: Horseshoe Bowl [video]

Horseshoe bowl is a fantastic run if you are on the hunt for steeps. To get there, simply take the T-Bar on Peak 7. When you get to the top, hang a left, buckle your boots and enjoy the ride. Breck will be opening new terrain all over Peak 9 in the next few days!… Read More

Town of Breckenridge in the Winter

Know before you go: new marijuana regulations in Breck

Breckenridge is known worldwide for the welcoming character of its residents, the signature aspects of the ski resort, and its historic town. Millions of visitors flock to Breck from around the globe each year, and feel part of Breck Nation — arriving as visitors but always leaving as locals. Many visitors, however,  might be confused… Read More

Ullr Fest Breckenridge

Breck’s best winter events

Here for Christmas or Spring Break? Here is a look at some of the best events happening in Breck during your stay. After Thanksgiving, check out the Dew Tour. From Dec. 12-15, visit the base of Peak 8 to watch some of the best skiers and boarders around the world compete in the Dew Tour…. Read More

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The T-Bar is open for the 2013/14 season [video]

Patrol has given Horseshoe Bowl and North Bowl the OK to open, so the T-Bar is now up and running. We have been blessed with great early season snow this year, and the conditions on these bowls definitely reflect that. Enjoy, and keep an eye on the sky for more snow soon. — Pete Iskyan

back country hiking Breck Guides

Breck Guides are your cheat sheet to Breck

Have you ever wondered where to find the best snow and how to make the most out of your day at Breckenridge?  Have you ever thought about following a hiking trail at the top of the lift?  Have you ever wanted to learn about how to safely travel in the back country or high alpine… Read More

Powder shot on Peak 8

Peak 9 opening and fresh pow turns [video]

That’s right, you heard correctly: Peak 9 is now open for the 2013/14 season. With 3 fresh inches and more to come, expect to see more terrain opening soon. –Michael Suleiman

Moguls and Groomers at Breck

New snow makes new lifts open at Breck [photos]

Another 2 inches of snow fell on Breck last night allowing Ski Patrol to open up the T-Bar terrain today. The snow has been incredible to experience in Horseshoe and Contest Bows and there is no need to hike to score that powder anymore.   –Michael Suleiman