Terrain

Breckenridge terrain

Rock jump on Peak 6

Top 10 advanced runs and bowls at Breck

Looking for some heart-thumping steeps and deeps, trees and big fat beautiful bowls? Breckenridge Ski Resort’s black diamond and double black diamond trails comprise 58 percent of the five-peak resort’s terrain. Here are 10 local adrenaline-fix faves: Beyond Bowl – Peak 6 Take the Kensho SuperChair to Peak 6 and carry your skis or board… Read More

Red Rover Groomer

Terrain-Based Learning at Breckenridge

I learned to ski in 1985, when at age 10, and I remember vividly the fear of falling. Feeling like a deer on ice, I tried to follow my instructor’s tips and figure out this thing called “snow plow.” It took quite a while. Fortunately today’s beginners—especially those at Breckenridge—don’t have to endure the same arduous… Read More

Spruce Powder Run Go Pro

Ullr delivers 7 inches of new snow [video]

Breckenridge called and Ullr delivered: 7 inches of the fluffy stuff fell in the last 24 hours, with even more falling this morning and afternoon. We headed up Spruce to get an early run in and tackle some of that untouched powder. Buttery turns on the fresh powder made this run extra fun. If you’re… Read More

SR Groomer Shot

Sunny slopes from Vista Haus [video]

I checked the conditions from Vista Haus this morning, and I was welcomed with sunny skies and relatively warm temperatures with little to no wind – a very pleasant blue bird day!Don’t forget to pack the sunscreen and the shades, as there is no shortage of sun today! Well, before the clouds (predictably) roll in… Read More

Snow Reporter on Claimjumper

Run of the day: Claimjumper [video]

<Sunny skies, highs in the mid-30’s and over 2,500 acres of skiable terrain make for a great first Sunday of 2016! There’s tons of new terrain, as Whale’s Tale and Peak 7 Bowl opened yesterday. Today, I took a groomer run down Claimjumper to check the snow conditions.Claimjumper is a really great run for cruising… Read More

Peak 7 Openings

Whale’s Tale and Peak 7 Bowl are now open

There’s some new terrain in town, and if you’re an expert skier – listen up: Whale’s Tail and Peak 7 Bowl are now open! If you’re looking for some fun, double black diamond terrain, Whale’s Tale and Peak 7 Bowl are the place to be. If you’re anything like us, your New Year’s resolution may… Read More

Red Rover Groomer

Sunny and light snow conditions on Peak 9 [video]

Conditions this Wednesday morning at Breckenridge Ski Resort feature light snow and partly sunny skies, with snow in the forecast for later today. I headed over to Peak 9 to explore runs I haven’t visited in some time. I took Cashier all the way down to the Ten Mile Station. From there, I took Red… Read More

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Run of the day featuring Imperial Express SuperChair [video]

The diverse terrain of Peak 8 is one of the many things that make it unique. There is something for every skier or rider on Peak 8, from groomers and park to high alpine bowls. An infamous portion of the high alpine bowls is serviced by the Imperial Express SuperChair which is America’s highest lift topping out… Read More

December 23 2015 Snow

Santa delivers 12 inches of snow in 24 hours to Breck [video]

    Santa made an early delivery to Breck today. Instead of toys and treats his bag was filled with the best holiday gift skiers and riders could ask for – flakes and flurries. Breck received 12 inches of snow in the last 24 hours. This brings us to a total snowfall of 21 inches in… Read More