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Top photos of the 2018-19 Season

What a year, what a year. Statistically this has been Breck’s 2nd best snow year ever (over 440″!), but for me there has never been a better season. Having worked at Breck for 3 seasons now and being able to look at snow, events, guests, apres, and avy dog pets, this season is has been… Read More

Peak Day Parking

So you have a long weekend and want to hit the slopes? There’s no better place to be than on the mountain on your day off.  Turns out that others have the same idea. Here’s how to spend less time in the car and more time on the snow: Carpool Go green! More carpooling =… Read More

Pass Holder Appreciation 2019

Hey Pass Holders – it’s that’s time of the season again! Pass Holder Appreciation Week is Feb 3 – 9, 2019 What’s even better than being appreciated? We’re holding this event series from Feb 3 – 9, a time where skies are blue, snow falls in abundance and the most terrain will be available. Valid passes… Read More

Spring Break ’19 in Breck

Spring is quickly approaching the Rocky Mountains and the record breaking snowfall this season means we’ll remaining open through May, for the first time since the mid-90s! You know that Colorado gets 300 days of sunshine each year, but did you also know March is traditionally Colorado’s snowiest month? The sun is shining. The soft… Read More

Hike-to Terrain: Peak 9

When I moved here in 1995, Peak 9 was the place to be – that’s where the snowboard park was and the gondola hadn’t been installed yet.  Without a gondola, the easiest access to the mountain was the base of Peak 9.  One spot on Peak 9 keeps me coming back, E-Chair.  E-chair offers inbounds hike-to… Read More

3 Lines You Can Skip at Breck

Pop quiz: would you rather spend the first hours of your Breckenridge vacation waiting in line for tickets, gear, or lifts? Or would you rather be on the slopes?  No one wants to waste time in line. And at Breck, you don’t need to. Here are three lines you can skip on your next Breck… Read More

3 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Got to Breck

There are three things every skier wants to know when visiting a new resort: how to find the best terrain, where to park, and how to save money. At a destination as big and diverse as Breckenridge—five distinct peaks, 2,908 acres, 34 lifts—this insider knowledge goes even further. Set yourself up for success before your… Read More

Introducing The Breck Effect

You know the feeling well. You load up the car and head for the slopes. The anticipation and excitement builds the closer you get to the gondola. Those ski legs are itching to glide down the mountain and you walk up to the Colorado SuperChair. You laugh and share stories of seasons past on the… Read More

My Half-Day Epic Discovery Challenge

  I’m standing at the base of Peak 8 at Breckenridge Ski Resort on an early summer morning, staring up at enticing arrows pointing three different directions. GoldRunner Coaster this way. Snow Mountain that way. Straight ahead for the Alpine Slide. Today’s challenge is real: How do I pack a big-hitter Peak 8 summer adventure… Read More