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What to do in Breck during February.

  Ahhh, February, perhaps the best month in winter. By now, the days are getting longer, but the snow still falls in spades. There’s no holiday crush. The on-mountain snow coverage is ideal. In other words: there’s no better place to be than Breckenridge. And should you find yourself looking for activities beyond riding lifts… Read More

Top 5 reasons to visit Breck in February

Winter is well underway here in Breckenridge, and the fun has continued into our historically snowiest month – February. Along with the last year’s high snow totals – 66 inches were recorded in February 2015 – Breckenridge Ski Resort has the events and deals to make your February one you won’t forget anytime soon.   Top… Read More

Score on Super Bowl favorites

If you love hitting the mountain and watching football, why not do both this Super Bowl Sunday? Game day just isn’t the same without your game day favorites, so Breckenridge Ski Resort makes it easy with deals on tasty snacks and libations while you watch the big game. Score on specials Located at the base… Read More

Top 10 advanced runs and bowls at Breck

Looking for some heart-thumping steeps and deeps, trees and big fat beautiful bowls? Breckenridge Ski Resort’s black diamond and double black diamond trails comprise 58 percent of the five-peak resort’s terrain. Here are 10 local adrenaline-fix faves: Beyond Bowl – Peak 6 Take the Kensho SuperChair to Peak 6 and carry your skis or board… Read More

Breck makes volunteering epic

Think about the benefits your job offers you – health insurance, a retirement plan, vacation time… but what if you wanted to take a whole work week to volunteer for an organization in your local community? If you worked for Vail Resorts full-time, you would have the opportunity to do so and get paid for… Read More

11 inch storm means great conditions [video]

Snow-lovers were rewarded greatly with a storm and powder day to close out January! Breck reported 11 inches of new snow this morning with 9 of those inches falling overnight. This snowfall brings us to 22 inches in the past 7 days leaving the mountain with powder conditions all over and a 55 inch base. You… Read More

Tips for President’s Day weekend in Breck

So you’ve decided to get to Breck this holiday weekend.  What can you expect?  If you’re looking for a vacation comparable to FDR’s tenure or more along the lines of William Henry Harrison’s, here are some tips to make your visit run as smoothly as possible. It’s not just a holiday weekend for you, it’s a holiday… Read More

Want to hear a secret? Visit in February [video]

Here’s a little secret… One of the most frequent questions we get at Breck has to be, “When is the best time to visit?” This is a tough one, as there is always something happening at the mountain, in town, or with the weather bringing us something nice. Without a doubt though, if powder is… Read More

Terrain-Based Learning at Breckenridge

I learned to ski in 1985, when at age 10, and I remember vividly the fear of falling. Feeling like a deer on ice, I tried to follow my instructor’s tips and figure out this thing called “snow plow.” It took quite a while. Fortunately today’s beginners—especially those at Breckenridge—don’t have to endure the same arduous… Read More