Monthly Archives: January 2014

Powder Day Face Shot

Serious powder! Jan. 30, 2014 Run of the Day: E-Chair [Video]

This storm has produced some of the best snow this season. We have received roughly 16 inches in the past 24 hours and it is still snowing. The powder is light and fluffy. It’s a fantastic time to come out to Breck and enjoy some soft turns. –Michael Suleiman

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8 inches in 24 hours, then sunshine for the powder day [video]

Another unprecedented snowfall for Breckenridge, we received eight inches of powder in 24 hours when the weatherman was saying way less. The snow under the SuperConnect and 6 Chair is riding great, and the rest of the mountain is open and ready for the taking. The forecast for this week is looking really good, so… Read More

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Breck’s record snow and First Tracks for Broncos fans

Breckenridge on track for record month of snowfall With eight inches of new snow overnight, the mountain terrain at Breckenridge is 100 percent open for skiers and riders to enjoy! Guests have access to 2,908 acres of skiable terrain across all five peaks, from beginner to extreme terrain, along with the brand new high-alpine hike… Read More

wine-lover's guide to Breck

The wine-lover’s guide to Breck

There’s not much to “whine” about in Breckenridge right now. We have tons of snow on the ground and plenty of days left in the season. That said, sometimes it’s nice to relax in the afternoon with a nice glass of wine. Here are some great spots in Breck you’ll be able to find great wine…. Read More

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New features in Park Lane [photos]

Breck’s park crew has been working hard the past few weeks to make sure Park Lane is top of the line. With 6 jumps and 25 features there are plenty of different options to work on tricks. –Michael Suleiman

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How to celebrate Australia Day in Breckenridge

January 26 has come and gone. But did you know what day it was? It was Australia Day! Known as the national holiday of Australia, it’s every Aussie’s favorite day to celebrate in Breckenridge after an amazing day of skiing and riding.  Ask an Aussie about the history of the day and they will tell… Read More

Lake Chutes

Jan. 24, 2014 Run of the Day: Lake Chutes [video]

Lake Chutes are now open! The technical lines offer steep skiing and impressive panoramic views. Take the Imperial Chair and hike 5-10 minutes to the top of the ridge to access Lake Chutes. –Michael Suleiman

Breck ISSC 2014

Carving out a win: Q&A with Snow Sculpture Champions Team Breck

The 24th annual Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships are underway, with 16 teams from around the globe shaping 12-foot, 20-ton snow blocks into stunning works of art using nothing but hand tools and imagination. Team USA-Colorado/Breckenridge captain Keith Martin shares what it takes: Q. What constitutes an award-winning sculpture? A. “A piece that is original,… Read More