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Lifestyle in Breckenridge

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Peak 8 eats: re-defining mountain cuisine

Whatever you’re in the mood for after a full day of runs – or to power you up for a successful day on the mountain – restaurants of Peak 8 have you covered. On this particular morning, a warm brunch item at Ski Hill Grill was flying off the griddle: breakfast burritos with bacon, potatoes,… Read More

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Skiers: 5 things to know about linking turns

It’s that flow. You know, that graceful shushing down the mountain that seasoned skiers live for. And, when you’re just learning how to sync it all up, it’s that exhilarating ah-ha moment – one that’s especially zen on a powder day. Are you looking to start linking turns and finding your flow? Breckenridge Ski &… Read More

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Seven perks of skiing during the week

The benefits of weekday skiing might not be as clear to visitors as they are to Breck regulars. From driving to and from Denver on i70 to a deeper appreciation of the peaceful mountain ambiance, what it all boils down to is more of what you came for – time on the slopes. Here’s why:… Read More

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Breck is epic for kids

Vail Resorts has rolled out the white carpet for Colorado schoolkids. This season, students from kindergarten through fifth grade who registered for the Epic Schoolkids Colorado Pack will get to spend four epic days shredding at each of Vail’s Colorado resorts – Breckenridge, Beaver Creek, Keystone, and Vail. That’s sixteen days on the slopes, and… Read More

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6 inches for the first week of the season [video]

Snow Alert! Get your snow gear ready! As we wrap up another successful opening weekend here at Breck, Ullr decided to dump 6 inches in 24 hours, 2 of which fell overnight. This morning we awoke to a resort in the clouds, and snow still continues to fall. If you thought the conditions were good… Read More

Peaks to the west

i70 mountain travel tips

With the season nearly here, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to get to the powder paradise of Breckenridge. As most of you already know, traveling on i70 during the winter is never an easy task. This year there are new traffic laws regarding traction and tire requirements. Here are helpful tips… Read More

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Breck opens for the 2015-2016 season tomorrow [video]

It is almost here…..Almost. Breck opens in under 24 hours, and we couldn’t be any more excited. The long warm summer is over and the slopes are once again covered in snow and ready to be put to use. Breck is a truly amazing place to ski, its not everywhere that you can say their… Read More

Adult Ski School at Breck

Slopeside Stamina: How to be less tired on the slopes

Whether you’re planning your first visit ever to Breckenridge Ski Resort or you’ve been coming so long you’re practically a local, the first day of your winter season is an awesome reminder of why we’re all drawn to the mountains to play. The wind in our faces, the sound of our skis and boards slicing… Read More

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Ripperoo’s happy this morning [video]

Good Morning Breckenridge! And what a lovely morning it is. With a robust dusting of snow last night, the mountains were finally that perfect tinge of pure white, indicating to everyone that winter has finally arrived. As we saw just a few days back, no one is more excited about this than our snow-loving, ski-obsessed… Read More

Family on Peak 8

10 reasons Breck is the best

The countdown is on! Opening Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort is Friday, Nov. 13. It’s time to get reacquainted with all the ways to love this mountain. 1. Unbeatable terrain Ski as a family on Peak 9, split off and practice your moguls on Peak 8 or dip into the perfectly spaced trees on Peak 6. Peak… Read More