Summer

summer in Breckenridge

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Local Spotlight – Randy Veeneman [video]

In the Local Spotlight series, we take a look at the people that make up Breckenridge. We explore both how the town has shaped their lives, and how they have contributed to the atmosphere of the town. Working in collaboration with GoBreck, “Who the Breck are you?” is the town of Breck’s contribution to the… Read More

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Q&A with a former Pro Cycling Challenge racer

The fourth annual USA Pro Cycling Challenge rides through Colorado Aug. 18–24, zipping into Breckenridge for the Stage 5 finish on Friday, Aug. 22. We’re all revved up for the intense racing action, miles of cheering, and town celebrations (don’t miss Breck Bike Week) during what’s becoming a favorite late-summer tradition. Former National Champion, Olympian… Read More

Spring Fever concert

Live music in Breck

Do you prefer your live music in an intimate jazz bar or under the stars? Surrounded by big-screen televisions in a sports bar or on stage in a century-old watering hole renowned for its gunfights of years past? If you’re in Breckenridge this summer, no need to choose. This is a town devoted to the good… Read More

Breck Gold Runner Coaster

My top five Breck Summer Fun Park activities

Maybe you’ve heard the ski slopes equated to “a giant playground.” Although the snow has been replaced by lush grass and wildflowers this time of year, the playground status is only amplified. Breck’s Summer Fun Park boasts a huge variety of activities for everyone in the family. Mountain biking or taking a guided hike, off-road… Read More

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Mountain bike at Breck this summer [video]

Sensational Rocky Mountain scenery and that famous Colorado sunshine make an irresistible combination for mountain biking. Breckenridge Ski Resort offers a wide network of trails for varying levels of difficulty with the convenience of lift access on Peaks 7 and 8 via the Independence SuperChair and Rip’s Ride chairlift. *Rides may be subject to close… Read More

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Breck’s Colorado SuperChair gets an upgrade

New lift towers arrived via helicopter to Breckenridge Ski Resort today for a significant upgrade to the resort’s Colorado SuperChair – set to open Nov. 7, 2014 in conjunction with Breck’s opening day. On the heels of launching Peak 6 last season, the ski industry’s most significant terrain expansion in the last decade, Breck is… Read More

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Breck’s Fourth of July Weekend

With warm sunny skies in the forecast and the Breck Summer Fun Park in full swing, Breckenridge Ski Resort is excited to share that the Ski Hill BBQ Station at the fun park opens Friday, July 4 and additional mountain biking trails are expected open just in time for the holiday weekend. The Ski Hill… 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