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Employee Spotlight: Doug Pierini, Vice President of Skier Services

Doug Pierini has been part of the ski industry long before he began to earn a paycheck. Breckenridge’s Vice-President of skier services grew up with parents who were part-time ski instructors in upstate New York. He ski raced all through childhood, and after graduating from college, he followed in the footsteps of ski bums everywhere… Read More

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Breck Bombers: Teaching love for the slopes early

You want your kids to feel good on the mountain. Whether they’re skiing with the family or as a pack of teens down the road, there’s comfort that comes with knowing your young skier or boarder has the confidence and critical thinking skills that come from hours logged on the slopes. Among the most progressive… Read More

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Everything you need to know about daycare at Breckenridge

Four years ago I was near tears when I dropped my nine-month-old son off at his first ski resort nursery. Despite assurances from other moms, from the daycare director herself, and from the obvious quality of the place—it was clean, stocked with colorful toys, had a quiet nursery with cribs, and a super nice staff—I… Read More

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A day in the life of a Summer Day Camper

The following was written by our Summer Day Camp participants and their counselors: “Today, I went to the Breck Summer Day Camp, and I had the best day! When I first got to camp, I got to meet the coolest counselors; Chris was supper tall and really goofy, Patty loved to sing songs with us,… Read More

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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

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Spotlight on Telemark Saturdays

Have you ever been riding the chair lift and seen people making turns on skis, but as they did, you noticed that their heels came up off the binding? That is called telemark skiing and it’s thrilling. Much like alpine skiing, the sport’s equipment has evolved, making it an exciting way to explore the mountains…. Read More

The Six Senses extreme terrain

Preparing for expert terrain

You are rapidly advancing in the world of skiing and Peak 6 extreme terrain is calling your name. You know you can handle it, but may want a few additional tips to point you in the right direction. Know your ability: Make sure you know that you can handle this type of terrain. You should… Read More

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From ski school’s perspective [photos]

Breckenridge has lessons available for all abilities and ages. With all the soft new snow, now is the time to take a lesson…even if it is just a refresher. For more information on ski school click here. –Michael Suleiman

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Breckenridge All Mountain team Q&A

The snow just keeps falling here in Summit County! The Breckenridge Ski Patrol has been busy keeping our terrain and guests safe on the mountain. But did you know Breck Patrol is also involved in various educational capacities within our community? Last week, Andy Jensen and Hunter Mortensen from Breck Ski Patrol hosted the Breckenridge… Read More

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Top 10 Breck EpicMix pins

Think you can ski 1,000,000 vertical feet this season? Maybe you’ve skied every Breckenridge peak today? Whether you’re here for the weekend or visiting for Spring Break, challenge yourself and explore the mountain by earning the top EpicMix Pins. From vertical feet to number of days skied, share your Breck adventures and achievements on social… Read More