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Lifestyle in Breckenridge

Breck New Year’s Traditions

2016 is coming to a close and Breckenridge is bustling with excitement for a new year. Everyone has their own ritual, superstition or celebration to ring in a fresh year and hopefully ensure good fortune. Let’s take a look at some of Breck’s traditions: With 2017 right around the corner many people like to contemplate… Read More

100 days until Breck opens [video]

As we progress into another amazing summer season here in Breck, we once again find ourselves anxious to break out our skis and boards, and prepare for the upcoming winter. Today marks the exciting “100 days until we open” milestone, further fueling our desires for snowier times. We look back on last year’s opening day… Read More

Summer Spirit in Breck [video]

Breckenridge is legendary for our winter activities — our slopes offer one of the best skiing experiences in the world — but as the locals say you’ll want to “come for the winter, and stay for the summer.” Here is a video highlighting the huge variety of things to do in Breck this summer —… Read More

Spring snow this morning [video]

Just a little bit of fresh, spring snow to make the morning bright! Breckenridge received seven inches of unprecedented snow last night to top off a record breaking month of skiing and riding. Overall, Breck has received 94 inches of snow in March, and it’s easy to see why no one is thinking of warmer weather… Read More

Breck’s Chili Cook Off 2016

It is that time again! Time for Seven’s Restaurant annual Chili Cook Off competition at the base of Peak 7.   Get fired up to taste ten of Breck’s finest chili’s! We have nine chefs and teams from all over the mountain and restraunts at Breck set up  to compete for the top chili master title. The… Read More

Peak 9 is open

The story behind trail names at Breckenridge

You may have noticed that many of Breckenridge’s 187 trails have odd names (Devil’s Crotch anybody? We’re not gonna touch on that one). Unsurprisingly, most of them date back to the area’s mining history, founders and famous historical figures. Let’s look at a few … Peak 8 When Breckenridge Ski Resort was born in 1961,… Read More

The 2016 GoPro Big Mountain Challenge [video]

Two years ago, Breckenridge and GoPro introduced the GoPro Big Mountain Challenge. This years it’s back, and its bigger and badder. This IFSA sanctioned event take place on the Six Senses terrain on Peak 6, Breck’s newest terrain. With steep lines, tight chutes, and big cliff drops, this youth freestyle event will test some of… Read More

Employee Spotlight: Chris Sorenson

Meet Christopher Sorensen, a witty Tulsa, Oklahoma native who after spending ten years at Keystone, is now the Senior Manager for Guest Service and Lift Access here at Breckenridge. Learn more about Christopher’s dedication to the mountain, how he got here from Oklahoma, and his passion for hard work and for play in this Employee… Read More

[UPDATE!] Powder returns to Breck [video]

UPDATE – We received another 9 inches last night, and the snow today was unbelievable. That makes 18 inches in 48 hours, and the snow is still. coming. down! Powder returns to Breck! After a few weeks of beautiful warm and sunny weather, the pow has returned in a blaze of deep, champagne snow glory. The… Read More

Songs we can’t wait to hear at Spring Fever [video]

Spring Fever 2016 is almost here and Breckenridge Ski Resort is excited to announce this year’s lineup for the Bud Light concert series! Even better, this is a free event, so grab your friends and head up to Breck for the biggest party in the Rocky Mountain region. The three concerts will include big-name, national acts… Read More