Lifestyle

Lifestyle in Breckenridge

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Dew Tour comes to an end, congrats to the champs [video]

The 2014 Dew Tour at Breck has come to a close, and what a non-stop thrill ride it has been. The last four days have been filled with amazing performances from male and female athletes in both Superpipe and Slopestyle events. The competitors put it all on the line, with olympic and x-game veterans going… Read More

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30 years of snowboarding at Breck [trailer]

This season marks the 30-year anniversary of snowboarding at Breckenridge Ski Resort. During this time, it has been amazing to watch the sport evolve, and in particular see how Breck has played such an important role in the process. This year, we will be meeting up with some of the most influential snowboarders to call… Read More

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My Mountain: Matt Fackler at Breck [video]

Matt Fackler is living the dream the only way he knows how: with some of Colorado’s most stunning ski terrain out his back door. As the chef/owner of two award-winning culinary treasures, Relish and Twist,  in picturesque downtown Breckenridge, Fackler is an integral part of the close-knit mountain community that affords him a lifestyle most can only imagine…. Read More

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Halloween in Breckenridge

Whether you are taking the kids out for a ghostly night of trick-or-treating or looking to enter your finest mummy getup in a costume contest, here’s a look at Breckenridge’s Halloween hot spots. Take your mini ghosts and goblins out on the town for a night of traditional trick-or-treating. Thanks to the Breckenridge Police Department,… Read More

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Breck’s haunted past

In spite of the bro party vibe and fun surrounding a friendly game of ping pong, there is no question that The Brown Hotel in Breckenridge feels spooky. Even if you’ve gotten past the chill of history packed into the tiny bar and velvet-lined sitting room, distracted yourself with a couple of hours of air… Read More

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Employee Spotlight: Doug Pierini, Vice President of Skier Services

Doug Pierini has been part of the ski industry long before he began to earn a paycheck. Breckenridge’s Vice-President of skier services grew up with parents who were part-time ski instructors in upstate New York. He ski raced all through childhood, and after graduating from college, he followed in the footsteps of ski bums everywhere… Read More

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Winter has come to Breckenridge [video]

The 2014-2015 winter season is shaping up to be one for the books! Along with a few dustings on the summits during the last few weeks, Breckenridge received about 1-2 inches of snow last night; even down in the valley on Main Street. The aspens, while absolutely stunning this fall season, are starting to drop… Read More

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Everything you need to know about daycare at Breckenridge

Four years ago I was near tears when I dropped my nine-month-old son off at his first ski resort nursery. Despite assurances from other moms, from the daycare director herself, and from the obvious quality of the place—it was clean, stocked with colorful toys, had a quiet nursery with cribs, and a super nice staff—I… Read More

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Guide to transportation in Breckenridge

When traveling to Breckenridge, rest assured that a rental car or personal chauffer is not required – whether by foot or via public transportation, here’s a look at how to get around the mountain town. Whether you’re traveling from the airport to the lodge, or the ski hill to the pizza joint, Breckenridge visitors have… Read More

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Our “Epic Promise” to our communities: Energy education

As mountain enthusiasts, we all understand the draw of the great outdoors – there’s nothing quite like a day on the slopes with your friends and family, breathing in the fresh alpine air and taking in the gorgeous mountain vistas and endless seas of pine forest. For me, being in Breck is a constant reminder… Read More