Lifestyle

Lifestyle in Breckenridge

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Sally Francklyn returns to skiing with the BOEC

Editor’s Note: Sally Francklyn is a former online editor of SKI and Skiing Magazine as well as the former blog editor of Vail Resorts. On March 24, 2012 Sally fell while skiing in the backcountry of Jackson, Wyo. and is now inspiring others with her story of surviving a traumatic brain injury. Watch her story here.  Two years later,… Read More

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Best apps for snowboarding

A member of the Breck Epic Team, Eric Willett accounts his journeys as a professional athlete here. To read more from Eric, search his name in the top right, or click here.  My favorite app for snowboarding is Instagram. Instagram is known for making something look a lot cooler than it really is. However, since snowboarding is… Read More

Breckenridge Mountain Tours

Breck Guides – a customized experience

The new Breck Guides program at Breckenridge Ski Resort allows you to create a customized experience that will change the way you look at the mountain. Special guides are available to give you the knowledge and confidence you need to successfully traverse backcountry and advanced alpine environments. If you’ve ever wanted to find the best snow… Read More

Nightlife in Breckenridge

Best Spring Break nightlife spots

You came to Breckenridge for the world-class skiing and riding, but the town’s bar scene has some of the best nightlife options around. And let’s face it, those bar tables won’t dance on themselves. Whether you want to dance ‘til you drop or casually sip martinis while listening to live jazz, here’s a roundup of… Read More

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Snow strength – how to improve your workout routine and prevent injuries

Snowboarding and skiing both demand physical fitness, especially if you choose to push yourself in the park by doing new tricks off of jumps and rails. Strength and coordination are obviously important assets to possess when it comes to trick execution, but they are even more important when it comes to crashing without injury and… Read More

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Cocktail roundup: 7 must-try drinks in Breck

Who doesn’t love a solid cocktail or pint after a big day on the mountain? Here’s a rundown of creative, delicious and one-of-a-kind drinks around Breckenridge — the perfect cherry to top the perfect day. Go: T-Bar, base of Peak 8, Breckenridge Ski Resort Drink: Island Margarita In the Glass: House-made pineapple- and mango-infused tequila… Read More

Women in Breck

A woman’s guide to Breckenridge

Whether you’re coming for a bachelorette party, to bond with a few good friends, or on your own, Breckenridge offers the perfect mix for a girls’ trip away. Or for a mom coming with her family. Or for an adventurous solo mountain diva. Here’s why: The Mountain Who says the tradition of an annual ski vacation… Read More

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An interview with Zack Black

In an effort to learn more about our Breck Epic Team riders and find out what life is like both in and out of the halfpipe, we asked them to interview each other and tell us a little bit about themselves. The following is an interview with Zack Black by fellow snowboarder, Brett Esser.  Q:… Read More

Breck Spring Break

How to save money during spring break in Breck

One of the best parties to celebrate spring break is a few weeks away: Breck Spring Fever 2014 kicks off on March 22. Here’s a few ideas on how you can save some money during spring break in Breck: Buy lift tickets in advance Before you head up to Breck, be sure to visit breckenridge.com… Read More

Breck Proposal

Eight reasons to get engaged in Breckenridge

With Valentine’s Day behind us, and nothing but corn skiing, blue skies, late season powder dumps, and long days ahead – a ski bum could be forgiven for turning his (or her) thoughts to spring skiing. But if said ski bum is in love (not just with Breckenridge, but with another person) and is contemplating… Read More