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Lifestyle in Breckenridge

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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

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Employee Spotlight: Bob and Susie Nothnagel, Breckenridge Ski Patrol

They called it the storm of the century. Late last month, an epic blizzard dropped more than three feet of snow on the Colorado Rockies in as many days. Powderhounds near and far rejoiced and flocked to the resorts. For the ski patrollers managing the mountains’ in-bounds safety, the snow was welcome and exhilarating. It… Read More

wine-lover's guide to Breck

The wine-lover’s guide to Breck

There’s not much to “whine” about in Breckenridge right now. We have tons of snow on the ground and plenty of days left in the season. That said, sometimes it’s nice to relax in the afternoon with a nice glass of wine. Here are some great spots in Breck you’ll be able to find great wine…. Read More

Silvia riding the Breck gondola

A German´s guide to Breck

I’m originally from Munich, Germany – City of beergardens and Oktoberfest, of two surf-able river waves, of majestic old churches and castles with the Alps in visible distance on a sunny day… Why would I spend more time in Breckenridge than my beautiful home city these days? Breckenridge makes it easier for me to find… Read More

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Eric Willett’s top travel tips

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.  To me, traveling is just as fun as snowboarding. I love everything about it — hanging out in airports, flying, and getting to… Read More

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Banks Gilberti: Who I am – Eight Seasons in Breck

Eight seasons. It’s mind numbing to think that it’s been eight winters living in Breckenridge. It absolutely flew by. I grew up in the small town of Hailey, Idaho. A cow-town to say the least but luckily graced with one bad-to-the-bone ski mountain. Colorado was always in my blood, though. I was born in Denver… Read More