Monthly Archives: May 2014

Art of Flight with Eric Willett

Best snowboarding movies of all time

A member of the Breck Epic Team, Eric Willett accounts his journeys as a professional athlete here. To read more from Eric, search his name in the top right, or click here.  There have been too many good snowboard movies over the years to even count. I remember growing up — I think I was a Junior… Read More

Breckenridge Summer Couple Hiking

Summer in Breck is nearly here

Summer in Breckenridge is nearly here and the season’s events are plentiful. From outhouse races to winding bike rides through fields of wildflowers, take a look at what’s around the corner in Breck. Kingdom Days: Summer in Breckenridge officially kicks off on June 14 and 15 during the annual Kingdom Days festival. Come celebrate Breck’s… Read More

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Top 5 cocktails at Sevens Restaurant

Nothing hits the spot after a delightfully exhausting day on the spring slopes like a cocktail on a sunny patio. Narrowing down your hankering is the hard part. Will it be something refreshing? Maybe minty? Perhaps with a little kick? How about booze and a meal all in one? If the latter is what you’re… Read More

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Asher’s letter to his mom

Asher Humphreys is a member of the Breck Epic Team and a true softie at heart. Read his Mother’s Day letter to his mom and learn more about him here.  Dear Mom, What would the world be without you? You’re the backbone to the whole family. You keep everyone in line, and are always there… Read More

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A Mother’s Day tribute to my mountain-loving mama

Editors Note: Morgan Bast is currently a senior marketing manager at Breckenridge ski resort and wrote this blog while working for Buzz.snow.com, the former official blog of Vail Resorts. Nothing much has changed since this blog originally appeared — Morgan still loves the mountains and moved to Breck in 2011. Learn more about her here. … Read More

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Employee spotlight: Randy Veeneman

Here are three things to know about Randy Veeneman before you even know him: he was born and raised in Breckenridge; he’s worked for the ski resort for 29 seasons; he loves his life. The guy is a ski bum, pure and simple. And yet, Randy Veeneman is no stereotypical ski bum. For one, he’s… Read More

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Dew Tour comes back to Breck this December

Celebrating its 10-year anniversary, the Dew Tour will return to Breck for the Mountain Championships December 11-14, rounding out the season with its signature winter event, Alli Sports, a division of the NBC Sports Group, announced today. For the seventh straight year, the Dew Tour will descend upon Breckenridge Ski Resort for four days of snowboard… Read More

Why I love Peak 6 at Breck

Six reasons I love Peak 6

Peak 6 is the newest and largest ski resort expansion in over a decade. Featuring Breckenridge Ski Resort’s first above-treeline blue terrain, not only is it a great experience for intermediate skiers and riders, it also features some of the most challenging extreme terrain for experts. Below are six reasons that I love Peak 6… Read More

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Sally’s first lesson with the BOEC

Editor’s Note: Sally Francklyn is a former online editor of SKI and Skiing Magazine as well as the former blog editor of Vail Resorts. On March 24, 2012 Sally fell while skiing in the backcountry of Jackson, Wyo. and is now inspiring others with her story of surviving a traumatic brain injury. Watch her story here.  Two years later, she’s getting back on skis… Read More