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Ullr Fest at Breck

Monday brought 5 inches of new snow to Breck, which comes in perfect time to celebrate our Norse god of the snow, Ullr. The week of Jan. 11-17, the Town of Breckenridge comes alive with week long festivities in honor of Ullr as a way to recognize and please him, and hope he smiles down… Read More

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Ullr: The man, the myth, the snow god legend

January in Breckenridge ushers in the peak of ski season and, naturally, a time of reflection and thanks aimed at our beautiful surroundings. All of this fresh New Year glory — and the deep-rooted reflex to yearn for more snow — are encompassed in Breck’s most anticipated winter event, Ullr Fest Jan. 11–17. Steeped in… Read More

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Photographer James Balog and CU Prof. Dr. James White showcase arctic research, photos

Breckenridge Ski Resort and GoBreck.com invite the public to join an engaging and fascinating evening of discussion with Dr. James White, Director of University of Colorado’s Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research and James Balog, an award-winning photographer, explorer and founder of the Extreme Ice Survey, Wednesday, Jan. 14 from 6-7 p.m. in the Columbine… Read More

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Seven safe ways to lose your tween in Breck

No matter how cool your teenager/preteen is, luckily he or she will have no trouble leaving the attitude at home while skiing and snowboarding. But for the sanity of the whole family, it’s also a big relief to have some off-the-mountain options for your child of a tricky age. Sorry, reform school doesn’t take kids… Read More

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Breckenridge Ski Patrol Avalanche Education Series

On Monday, Dec. 29, Breckenridge Ski Patrol held their second meeting in their avalanche education series. These meetings are held about once per month in the Ten Mile Room at the conference center in the Village at the base of Peak 9. The event is free and comes with a plethora of incredible perks. To… Read More

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Breck to celebrate Ullr Fest Jan. 11 – 17

Powder hounds, unite! The mountain community of Breckenridge, Colo. celebrates the new year Jan. 11-17 with Ullr Fest, a week-long winter festival honoring Ullr, the Norse god of snow. More than 12,000 Ullr enthusiasts will gather for the iconic Main Street parade (don’t forget the Viking helmet!) and other events such as Breck’s Got Talent,… Read More

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Dew Tour interview: Zack Black and Brett Esser

With the first day of the annual 2014 Dew Tour competition wrapping up at Breck, we caught up with snowboard slopestyle and super pipe athletes Zack Black and Brett Esser to pick their brains on what they thought of this year’s competition layout and vibe. Heres what they had to say: Nick: So first off, give… Read More

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Dew Tour course preview

The Dew Tour athletes are dialing in their final tricks on the last day of practice before one of the world’s most epic ski and snowboard competitions kicks off on Wednesday, Dec. 10. Dew Tour events begin tomorrow at 9:30am, with a full day of semi-final events for our female athletes. The schedule for Wednesday… Read More

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Christmas comes early to Breck with the opening of Imperial SuperChair

Christmas has come early to Breckenridge Ski Resort! After having such an incredible early season, where Breck received about a third of our season’s average total in snowfall, jolly old Saint Nick decided we were good enough to bring early Christmas presents. Breck now has 54 percent of its total terrain open. On Saturday, Dec. 6,… Read More

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Olympic gold medalists go head-to-head at Dew Tour

The world’s best freeskiers and snowboarders will get a rematch at Dew Tour at Breck from December 11 – 14, 2014.  If watching the Sochi Olympic halfpipe and slopestyle events made you wish you were there, your chance to be front and center is coming to Breckenridge Ski Resort on Dec. 11-14 with the Dew… Read More