Snow Reports

The latest photos, videos, and blogs from the hill.

Snow Guns at Breck

The science of snowmaking

We all thank Ullr, the Norse god of snow, when he blesses our mountains with fresh, sparkly powder falling from the skies, but we owe most of our early season turns to the science of snowmaking. Snowmaking is what allows ski areas like Breckenridge Ski Resort to open before we get our first major snowfalls… Read More

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T-Bar is open for the season

We have a lot to be grateful here at Breckenridge Ski Resort, especially good snow! Over the course of the Thanksgiving Break we had multiple days in a row where we received over six inches of snow in a 24 hour period, which led to some pretty great powder days just in time for the… Read More

Dog in Fresh snow in Breckenridge

Breck will open more terrain for Thanksgiving

As the snow keeps falling (a foot in the last 24 hours and nearly three feet in the last seven days!), terrain continues to open at Breckenridge Ski Resort, just in time for Thanksgiving weekend. Beaver Run SuperChair and Mercury Chair are now open for the season on Peak 9, along with some of Breck’s… Read More

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Peak 9 opens with 12 inches of fresh snow

Thanks to the amazing snow over the past week, Breckenridge Ski Resort was able to open Peak 9 for the 2014-15 season! We woke up this morning to 12 new inches of fresh snow in the last 24 hours, bringing our 7-day total to 33 inches. Breck has already received 210% of its average snow total at… Read More

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8 inches overnight makes for a powder day – Nov 23, 2014 [video]

Powder Day at Breckenridge! This morning saw lots of smiling faces as the lifts began turning at the base of Peak 8. After receiving eight inches of snow overnight, the sun peeked out, and the powder hounds were out to get after their share of the fresh snow. Throughout the day, snow clouds battling the… Read More

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20 inches of snow for opening weekend [video]

In a stunning display, the norse snow god Ullr blessed Breckenridge with 20 inches of snow over it’s opening weekend. In total, Breck has received 53 inches in the last seven days, setting up some great terrain for the start of the season. On opening day, Peak 8 offered Springmeier, Upper 4 O’Clock Run, and… Read More

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Winter has come to Breckenridge [video]

The 2014-2015 winter season is shaping up to be one for the books! Along with a few dustings on the summits during the last few weeks, Breckenridge received about 1-2 inches of snow last night; even down in the valley on Main Street. The aspens, while absolutely stunning this fall season, are starting to drop… Read More

spring powder

Closing day powder: 4.27.14 [video]

It is that time of year and what a good one it has been. We were lucky to receive 439 inches this season and it is still snowing. Thank you for coming out and enjoying the mountain with us this year. Thank you to all the employees who put in the hard work to run… Read More

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Bluebird days [photos]

The extended season is here, which means spring skiing and groomers. We aren’t away from winter storms yet. This sunday could be an incredible powder day. Get out here and enjoy the rest that the season has to offer here at Breck. –Michael Suleiman 

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The Six Senses after 15 inches of powder [video]

In yet another unprecedented snow shower, Breck received 15 inches of fresh powder in 24 hours. When the mountain opened, the sun was shinning and many headed to the hike-to terrain above the Kensho lift on Peak 6. They made a good call too, as the Six Senses held some of the best lines in… Read More