Monthly Archives: March 2015

Breck Throwback Throwdown

Breck’s Spring Fever Throwback Throwdown returns March 28

Snowboarding legends and current pros converge in Breck’s infamous Freeway Terrain Park to celebrate Breck’s 30th Anniversary of snowboarding with the fourth annual Spring Fever Throwback Thowdown, March 28, 2015.  Presented by Mountain Dew, this throwback halfpipe competition is a chance to watch pro snowboarders from every era of the last 30 years compete for… Read More

Introducing Epic Mix Guide [video]

So, you have just bought your lift ticket for the day and are riding your first chair up in the morning; now where do you go? While it may often be fun to explore new places and find the goods all on your own, it is often helpful to go with someone who has been… Read More

Saint Patrick’s Day on Gold King!

This morning we heard scattered reports of a little green man skiing down Gold King on Peak 9 carrying with him what appeared to be a pot of gold. We figured that if there was ever a day to see a leprechaun on skis at Breck, it would be on Saint Patrick’s Day. Naturally, with… Read More

Rental family gear

What to wear on the slopes of Breck

Every ski town has a signature look. When in Aspen, for example, break out your best furs in town and slip into some stretch pants on the hill. Dress the part in Telluride with a Stetson hat and cowboy boots. When skiing the pistes of the European Alps, don sunglasses and your finest Bogner one… Read More

Spring in Breck

How do you après?

Dancing on the bar with your ski boots still on? Throwing back shots with the crazy Aussies who just rolled into town? Losing yourself in the melancholy strumming of a singer/songwriter as you nurse your $3.50 pint? Snarfing as many buffalo wings as is humanly possible since, after all, this is dinner? Clearly there are… Read More

Breckenridge’s rich history of athletes

From Olympic skiers and skeleton racers to mountaineering champs and X Games medalists, Breck has always been a hot-spot for the world’s best. Since Breckenridge Ski Resort first opened in 1961, it has served as a stomping ground and an incubation zone for a steady lineup of winter sports stars. Actually, the resort itself wouldn’t… Read More

Florida winter vs our winter [video]

Do you live in or around the state of Florida? Well then you’re probably familiar with the scenes in the first half of this video. Living by the beach is nice when the sun is out, but the idea of a winter storm may be a little more appealing in a Colorado state of mind…. Read More

Explore the History of Breck!

Starting out as a vibrant mining community, Breckenridge, Colorado is immersed in rich history with tales of ghosts, Indians, miners striking it rich, and tales of woe.   The Brown Hotel Sitting among over 350 buildings in Breck’s Historic District, is The Brown Hotel and Restaurant. Remaining in operation since 1895, The Brown is filled… Read More