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Beaver Run SuperChair, Bonanza is now open

We here at Breckenridge Ski Resort are excited to announce Beaver Run SuperChair is now open on Peak 9. While Thanksgiving is just one day away, skiers and boarders were taking advantage of the lift’s debut. Breckenridge staff was especially excited about the opening, as they were getting the crowd pumped up to catch the… Read More


Breckenridge opens additional terrain in time for Thanksgiving

Breckenridge Opens Additional Terrain in Time for Thanksgiving Beaver Run Chair to open on Wednesday; Mercury chair on Thursday Breckenridge will have approx. 500 acres of skiable terrain open by Thanksgiving Small  Business Saturday offers shoppers a chance to win up to $4,000 in prizes BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. – Nov. 24, 2015 – With near perfect… Read More


Run of the day: Northstar [video]

/ Just off Peak 8 at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Northstar is an exciting blue run with breathtaking eastern views. With 21 inches of snow in the past week, runs like Northstar have good conditions for a fun run down the mountain. Sunshine paired with slight breezes make for a nice trip up the Colorado SuperChair… Read More


Sunny skies and classic runs on Peak 8 [video]

With 3 inches of snow in the last few days and tons of sunshine, we were excited to make a run down Springmeier, a Breckenridge classic.  Conditions on the chair up to Peak 8 were good, with a slight breeze, mostly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid 30’s. Skiers and snowboarders alike were itching… Read More

Peak 9 is open

Peak 9 Opens Saturday [video]

Breckenridge Ski Resort debuts Peak 9 on November 21, with the opening of QuickSilver SuperChair and Peak 8 SuperConnect. With nearly five feet of snow this season, we’re excited to open Peak 9!  Trail openings include Silverthorne and King’s Way via the QuickSilver SuperChair. Crosscut and Lower Sawmill trails make commuting to between peaks 8… Read More

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Best beginner trails at Breckenridge

Breckenridge plays host to some pretty gnarly world class terrain – from the steep tree runs on Peak 10 to the hike-to terrain at the top of Peak 6. However, with specific learning areas, beginner friendly lifts, wide slopes, and low angles, beginners will find that Breckenridge is also home to some of the best… Read More

Nov 26 - 12" and Peak 9 opens

Breck opens new terrain and Peak 9 access this weekend

Breckenridge Ski Resort is set to open additional terrain and chairlifts this week thanks to Mother Nature’s snowfall and continued ideal snowmaking conditions. Starting today, the Rocky Mountain SuperChair on Peak 8 will operate providing easy access to Claimjumper and Northstar trails. Peak 9 officially opens Nov. 21 when the Quicksilver SuperChair, Snowflake, and Peak8… Read More

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6 inches for the first week of the season [video]

Snow Alert! Get your snow gear ready! As we wrap up another successful opening weekend here at Breck, Ullr decided to dump 6 inches in 24 hours, 2 of which fell overnight. This morning we awoke to a resort in the clouds, and snow still continues to fall. If you thought the conditions were good… Read More


Behind the scenes: Snowmaking at Breck

It’s equal parts art and science. A balance that Breckenridge Ski Resort has been fine tuning since it fired up its first snow gun in 1982. With the ski resort opening in just a few weeks, snowmaking manager Brett Gray and his team of 33 (three shifts of 11 ladies and gents) are diligently working… Read More

Ski School Breckenridge

Ski and Snowboard School: The best way to learn the mountain

Ski season is almost here, which means it’s time for a little Breck 101. Today’s lesson: Learning the mountain. Whether this is your first year visiting Breckenridge Ski Resort, or you’ve been coming for several years, the expansive terrain across Breckenridge’s five peaks might have you scratching your head about the best warm-up run for… Read More