Monthly Archives: November 2015

Beat the Monday blues at Breck [video]

With three inches of snow in the last 24 hours (with two of those falling overnight) Breckenridge Ski Resort is covered in powder. There are currently nine lifts, 31 runs and 561 acres open over two peaks. We couldn’t help but take an early run and experience the powder on Peak 8. Come out and… Read More

Peak 8 eats: re-defining mountain cuisine

Whatever you’re in the mood for after a full day of runs – or to power you up for a successful day on the mountain – restaurants of Peak 8 have you covered. On this particular morning, a warm brunch item at Ski Hill Grill was flying off the griddle: breakfast burritos with bacon, potatoes,… Read More

Post-Thanksgiving snow is here

With two inches of snow in the past day added to two over the last 48 hours, there is plenty of powder to be had this Saturday at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Snow is still coming down and is paired with a slight breeze. One to three inches of snow is in the forecast to accumulate… Read More

Beaver Run SuperChair, Bonanza is now open

We here at Breckenridge Ski Resort are excited to announce Beaver Run SuperChair is now open on Peak 9. While Thanksgiving is just one day away, skiers and boarders were taking advantage of the lift’s debut. Breckenridge staff was especially excited about the opening, as they were getting the crowd pumped up to catch the… Read More

Breckenridge opens additional terrain in time for Thanksgiving

Breckenridge Opens Additional Terrain in Time for Thanksgiving Beaver Run Chair to open on Wednesday; Mercury chair on Thursday Breckenridge will have approx. 500 acres of skiable terrain open by Thanksgiving Small  Business Saturday offers shoppers a chance to win up to $4,000 in prizes BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. – Nov. 24, 2015 – With near perfect… Read More

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What’s Happening In Breckenridge This Month

Right now we’ll forgive you if the only thing you’re dreaming about is getting to visit Breck. Like you, we’re waxing our boards and making sacrifices to the snow gods. But here in Breck, we have much more to do than hitting the slopes. We offer a wide variety of activities and events for all ages…. Read More

Skiers: 5 things to know about linking turns

It’s that flow. You know, that graceful shushing down the mountain that seasoned skiers live for. And, when you’re just learning how to sync it all up, it’s that exhilarating ah-ha moment – one that’s especially zen on a powder day. Are you looking to start linking turns and finding your flow? Breckenridge Ski &… Read More

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Seven perks of skiing during the week

The benefits of weekday skiing might not be as clear to visitors as they are to Breck regulars. From driving to and from Denver on i70 to a deeper appreciation of the peaceful mountain ambiance, what it all boils down to is more of what you came for – time on the slopes. Here’s why:… Read More

Run of the day: Northstar [video]

/ Just off Peak 8 at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Northstar is an exciting blue run with breathtaking eastern views. With 21 inches of snow in the past week, runs like Northstar have good conditions for a fun run down the mountain. Sunshine paired with slight breezes make for a nice trip up the Colorado SuperChair… Read More

Sunny skies and classic runs on Peak 8 [video]

With 3 inches of snow in the last few days and tons of sunshine, we were excited to make a run down Springmeier, a Breckenridge classic.  Conditions on the chair up to Peak 8 were good, with a slight breeze, mostly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid 30’s. Skiers and snowboarders alike were itching… Read More