Spirit

Breck New Year’s Traditions

2016 is coming to a close and Breckenridge is bustling with excitement for a new year. Everyone has their own ritual, superstition or celebration to ring in a fresh year and hopefully ensure good fortune. Let’s take a look at some of Breck’s traditions: With 2017 right around the corner many people like to contemplate… Read More

A December to remember

The last time I lived in Breckenridge was Winter 2012/2013. I don’t recall it being an exceptional snow year, but I remember having fun exploring Breckenridge Ski Resort with friends and getting to know some of the untracked powder spots to chase on a midweek powder day because that’s what locals do. My career as… Read More

Seize the Season: Fall in Breckenridge

There’s a certain energy in the air when autumn comes around. Breckenridge starts buzzing with ski season’s swelling anticipation and a bittersweet happiness dings with every golden leaf that hits the ground.   But while it’s here, fall is nothing short of glorious. Here are our top tips to seize the season: Explore Autumn foliage… Read More

Summer Spirit in Breck [video]

Breckenridge is legendary for our winter activities — our slopes offer one of the best skiing experiences in the world — but as the locals say you’ll want to “come for the winter, and stay for the summer.” Here is a video highlighting the huge variety of things to do in Breck this summer —… Read More

Best of Breck’s 2016 Summer festivals

It’s summertime in the mountains and the local festival season is underway. Here’s where to fest with the best in Breckenridge.   Breckenridge July Art Festival July 2–4 This nationally ranked art fair takes place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily at Breckenridge’s Main Street Station. The free outdoor festival celebrates 33 years and presents… Read More

The 2015-2016 winter season in review [video]

When sitting back in review, there’s no denying the end of winter is bittersweet for everyone here at #Breck. The snow is slowly melting, receding back to the colder temperatures that persist in the upper mountains. The grass has already started to sprout and flowers are making their first steps towards greeting the sun. These are… Read More

[VIDEO] MTN Dew Spring Open Recap

Spring Fever got heated with an all new park competition this year, The MTN Dew Spring Open! Open to any competitor who wanted to step to the Park Lane jump line, we saw local legends and groms throwing down with the pros. The weather couldn’t have been better for the first edition of the MTN… Read More

Peak 9 is open

The story behind trail names at Breckenridge

You may have noticed that many of Breckenridge’s 187 trails have odd names (Devil’s Crotch anybody? We’re not gonna touch on that one). Unsurprisingly, most of them date back to the area’s mining history, founders and famous historical figures. Let’s look at a few … Peak 8 When Breckenridge Ski Resort was born in 1961,… Read More

An Overlook favorite you’ll have to try

Are you in the mood for something hearty and delicious during your day on the mountain? There are tons of lunch options all around Breckenridge Ski Resort, but one lunch special in particular has become a favorite at the Overlook on Peak 9. The turkey potpie is not only a delicious lunch, it will fill… Read More