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Lifestyle in Breckenridge

Powder skiing in Breck

4 perfect days for a 5-star experience

You came for the skiing, but it’s the luxury perks that keep you coming back. Sure, hordes of college kids descend on Breckenridge each winter for their turn at the shot-ski. But, you, my friend, are no longer a college kid. You revel in the resort’s attention to detail and incredible amenities as well as… Read More

Peak 10 gets a dusting

Winter takes on Fall in October in Breck [video]

Every year, Fall and Winter battle it out in Breck. Crimson and gold leaves get covered in pure white October snow as our little mountain town preps for the upcoming ski season. Make sure to like Breck on Facebook to see more photos of the snowfall. Facebook.com/Breckenridge

Erik Shellman at the top of Peak 6

Employee Spotlight: Erik Shellman

Anyone wondering how much outdoor activity Breck employees actually get in their free time need only take a glance at Erik Shellman’s photos. Since moving to Colorado last year after 20 years at Vail Resorts’ Northstar, the Lift Maintenance Director has furiously been committing to memory his new – and expanding – territory at Breck… Read More

Breckenridge Ski Resort with snow

First Snow of the 2013/14 Season [video]

Who said anything about fall? Winter is back with an impressive start. The peaks around Breckenridge are covered with the white stuff, and its starting to look like that time again… #wintercountdown. Ripperroo is getting a jump start on the season by training a new recruit, Indigo, at the Falcon SuperChair on Peak 10.

Echo Day volunteers

Employee Spotlight: Nicky DeFord

There’s a good reason Nicky Deford is the woman at the helm Vail Resorts’ community giving and engagement. She’s tenacious and friendly, has spent years promoting various Vail Resorts properties as a public relations specialist, and she has great faith in the company’s commitment to strengthen the communities it’s part of. “We want communities to… Read More

Ski Instructor at VR

How to get a job in Breck

So, you’ve decided this is the year. It’s time to live the dream, snag a Summit County zip code, work in Breckenridge and log more days on the mountain. You just need a steady cash flow. It’s time to fatten up your resume, lock and load that firm handshake and get a jump on the… Read More

Stage 3 begins in Breckenridge

USA Pro Challenge Stage 2 Ends/Stage 3 Starts in Breck [video]

It’s been an exciting two days for cycling fans in Breck, as the USA Pro Challenge heads through town. Stage 2 ended, and Stage 3 began in Breck this summer. It was an awesome turnout for the 2nd stage finish, with a pumped up crowd congratulating Mathias Frank on his 1st place finish. Stage 3… Read More

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How to experience the best of Breck

When asked to write an article about “Breck’s most beautiful moments,” I did my best and got it narrowed it down to the following experiences.  Since I work in the wedding industry, I’ve witnessed many mountain nuptials that were very special.  For you, to create your own magic moments, I have three suggestions.  Ride, watch… Read More

Kayaking

Interview with a local: Whitney Roberts

Part of what makes Breckenridge so great is our very involved, very vibrant community. Our locals are what drive the passion we all have for our little mountain resort town. In our new series, we’ll interview a few locals to see what life is like year-round in Breck and how different it can be from… Read More