Monthly Archives: November 2015

Peak 9 is open

Peak 9 Opens Saturday [video]

Breckenridge Ski Resort debuts Peak 9 on November 21, with the opening of QuickSilver SuperChair and Peak 8 SuperConnect. With nearly five feet of snow this season, we’re excited to open Peak 9!  Trail openings include Silverthorne and King’s Way via the QuickSilver SuperChair. Crosscut and Lower Sawmill trails make commuting to between peaks 8… Read More

Best beginner trails at Breckenridge

Breckenridge plays host to some pretty gnarly world class terrain – from the steep tree runs on Peak 10 to the hike-to terrain at the top of Peak 6. However, with specific learning areas, beginner friendly lifts, wide slopes, and low angles, beginners will find that Breckenridge is also home to some of the best… Read More

Nov 26 - 12" and Peak 9 opens

Breck opens new terrain and Peak 9 access this weekend

Breckenridge Ski Resort is set to open additional terrain and chairlifts this week thanks to Mother Nature’s snowfall and continued ideal snowmaking conditions. Starting today, the Rocky Mountain SuperChair on Peak 8 will operate providing easy access to Claimjumper and Northstar trails. Peak 9 officially opens Nov. 21 when the Quicksilver SuperChair, Snowflake, and Peak8… Read More

Breck is epic for kids

Vail Resorts has rolled out the white carpet for Colorado schoolkids. This season, students from kindergarten through fifth grade who registered for the Epic Schoolkids Colorado Pack will get to spend four epic days shredding at each of Vail’s Colorado resorts – Breckenridge, Beaver Creek, Keystone, and Vail. That’s sixteen days on the slopes, and… Read More

6 inches for the first week of the season [video]

Snow Alert! Get your snow gear ready! As we wrap up another successful opening weekend here at Breck, Ullr decided to dump 6 inches in 24 hours, 2 of which fell overnight. This morning we awoke to a resort in the clouds, and snow still continues to fall. If you thought the conditions were good… Read More

SOS Outreach launches 22nd winter season

SOS Outreach Launches 22nd Winter Season, Serving 5,000 youth across Mountain Resorts November 21, 2015 – Breckenridge, CO – Vail Resorts, Inc. and SOS Outreach are once again providing opportunities for at-risk youth across the nation to engage in adventure sports, and it all begins at Breckenridge Ski Resort.  SOS Outreach’s unique programs and progressive curriculum… Read More

Big snow coming to start Breck’s season [video]

Snow is coming! Snow is coming! We here at Breckenridge couldn’t be more exited about the upcoming snowstorm Mother Nature and Ullr have up their sleeves. Prepare for powder – and tons of it! The first full week of the season is bringing more snow than we could have dreamed of. Breckenridge is expecting one… Read More

i70 mountain travel tips

With the season nearly here, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to get to the powder paradise of Breckenridge. As most of you already know, traveling on i70 during the winter is never an easy task. This year there are new traffic laws regarding traction and tire requirements. Here are helpful tips… Read More

Breck is Open

Breck opens for the ’15-’16 season [video]

Breckenridge opens for it’s 54th season today to an excited crowd, snow covered trees, and hungry skiers and riders. The Colorado SuperChair, 5Chair, and Rip’s Ride are servicing 80 acres of terrain on Springmeier, Trygve’s and Middle 4 O’clock as well as a few jumps and rails in Park Lane on Peak 8. Each year, the… Read More