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How to dress for summer in Breck

High country summers are pretty epic — endless sunshine, greened-up mountainsides, bluebird skies, mild temps, flowing rivers, and that oh so sweet scent of pine needles warming in the sun. The kicker? Mother Nature’s fickle ways. Clouds roll in, an afternoon shower stops over, even the occasional summer snowflake has been known to come to… Read More

Summer Gear Guide 2018

Summer Gear Guide 2018 Weather in the mountains is notorious for being inconsistent and shifting unexpectedly. So when you can’t choose the conditions, choose like a pro.   Helly Hansen Since 1877, Helly Hansen has been on the forefront of innovative products.  With product built in tandem with our outdoor professionals that can’t choose their… Read More

Spring Break in Breck

Depending on where you live, spring break lands on any given week throughout the month of March. Because families with small children and high schoolers, as well as college goers, know that Breck is a hot spot, you can expect a steady flow of spring breakers throughout March. If the sun is shining (and it… Read More

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

Don’t Wait for Morning: Things to do on a Snowy Night in Breck

Snowy nights in Breckenridge are a dream come true. The town is bustling with celebration and each magical flake adds more excitement for the powder day in the morning. But why wait until the morning to enjoy it? There is plenty of fun to be had playing in Breck and the surrounding area, especially on… Read More

All of Breck’s 5 peaks are now open

A few days before the holidays arrive, Breckenridge is pleased to annouce it’s gift to all Colorado skiers and riders; All five of our peaks are now open! Thanks to the combined efforts of mother nature, and our absolutely killer snowmaking team, skiers and riders will now be able to enjoy terrain across our entire… Read More

New Year, Same Epic Celebrations: NYE in Breck

As the year nears its end, the Town of Breckenridge is bustling with holiday cheer and excitement to ring in the New Year. It’s a time of celebration and this world-class destination sure knows how to throw a party. Let’s take a gander at how the locals spread joy with some of their most fun… Read More

How Do You Explore at Epic Discovery?

By Rachel Walker Here’s a quiz: given 48 hours of mountain immersion, would you A – do everything humanely possible to get your heart rate skyrocketing and create an adrenaline rush to last you through the week or B – stop and smell the flowers? If you’ve been to Breckenridge before, you know those two… Read More