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Monthly Archives: February 2018

A First Timer’s Guide to Breckenridge

Want the full on Breckenridge experience? Attack it with an open-armed, no-agenda mindset, embracing the town, the mountain and that free-living, adventurous Summit County spirit. Start with these tried-and-true local favorites. For the Downhillers Breckenridge Ski Resort covers five massive peaks. That’s 187 trails across 2,908 acres. It’s a lot to take in. Begin with… Read More

Mountain Checklist: Get up, Get ready and get in the zone

How do you prepare yourself for an awesome day on the mountain? I learned many years ago that the best days on the mountain starts with good preparation. Following the weather patterns, terrain status, dialing in all the details and getting in the zone before you hit the slopes will keep you happy and set… Read More

Breck’s Best Spring Break Nightlife Spots

  If you came to Breck for Spring Break, it probably wasn’t just for the world-class skiing and riding. The scenery is second to none and so is Breckenridge’s bar scene. Whether you’re in the mood to dance ‘til you drop, rock out to live music, smoke your friends in ski ball at the arcade,… Read More

A Family Guide to Breckenridge

Families on vacation in Breckenridge have so many options for things to do outside of the slopes. Having enough activities to keep the kids engaged and enthusiastic is key. Here’s a guide to Breckenridge for families. PLAY Skiing and snowboarding are about as close to flying as you can get, making the sports the epitome… Read More

Most Romantic Spots in Breck

Breck is home to some world class skiing, mountain biking, and all around high adrenaline adventuring; however, Breck also hosts some pretty romantic spots to get all lovey-dovey. The air might be thin at this high altitude, but there is definitely lots of love in the air. Here are some of our favorite spots and… Read More

Best Breckenridge Budget Restaurants and Dining Deals

There’s something deeply satisfying about finding a new favorite culinary stash spot that aligns with your bank account, especially in a ski town. Thankfully, Breckenridge is loaded with fantastic breakfast, lunch and happy hour deals. They just require a little hungry, budget-minded digging. Breakfast Daylight Doughnuts opens at 6 a.m., typically to a few diehards… Read More

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Breck’s Best Winter Events

Breckenridge is known for its festive lineup of winter events. Here are the must-hit parties, big-name competitions and snow-filled celebrations. Each December, visit the base of Peak 8 for Dew Tour, when some of the best skiers and boarders from around the globe compete in high-flying competitions. This Olympic-qualifying event showcases gravity-defying slopestyle and halfpipe… Read More

Don’t Miss Women’s Ski Week Feb. 11-16, 2018

Have you ever been to Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Women’s Ski Week? This might be the year for you! My palms are sweaty, my cheeks are slightly numb and I haven’t been clicked in like this in about six years. I see a decent pitch and some slight bumps scattered down all paths in front of… Read More

Breckenridge – how to ski more, see more in just one day

We all wish we could spend endless time in the mountains but sometimes you only have one day to ski, play and fit in all of your favorite activities. If this is your case or if you are just a mountain go-getter, read on for tips to get ski more, see more and have the… Read More

Breckenridge Peak 7 – a local’s guide

There is a lot to love on Peak 7 from the rolling corduroy under the Independence Chair to high alpine bowls and breathtaking views above tree-line. It is one of the best places to start the day with easy access from the gondola to wide open fresh groomed terrain to warm up your legs and… Read More