Monthly Archives: April 2016

5 gear storage tips

You may have been told that slathering on storage wax is the best way to keep your skis and boards in optimal condition in the off season. Not every gear expert agrees. “I hate that stuff,” says Rich Banach, co-owner of Avalanche Sports in Breck. “God knows what’s in it. It’s almost more trouble to… Read More

Mountain Cleanup Day

Mountain Clean Up Day 2016! Summer is here, and the melting snow does more than reveal grassy meadows with technicolor wildflowers – it also uncovers all the items dropped from chairlifts or lost from pockets during the winter season. What’s a ski area to do? Well, host a Mountain Cleanup Day! Every year, Breckenridge Ski… Read More

15 inches of spring snow [video]

What an absolute treat for our last week of the 2015-16 ski season, 15 inches of beautiful spring skiing and riding. The snow started yesterday afternoon, and came down very heavy until about 10pm. What started as wet, even coastal-like snow soon changed to the champagne dryness we are all used to Colorado. The result… Read More

8 Things to do before the season ends

There are still two weeks left in the ski season and plenty of snow in the high country. Which means it’s time to get yourself up to Breckenridge and enjoy winter before everything melts, the wildflowers burst to life, and spring turns to summer. And when you do, here are eight things you absolutely must… Read More

[VIDEO] MTN Dew Spring Open Recap

Spring Fever got heated with an all new park competition this year, The MTN Dew Spring Open! Open to any competitor who wanted to step to the Park Lane jump line, we saw local legends and groms throwing down with the pros. The weather couldn’t have been better for the first edition of the MTN… Read More