Terrain

Breckenridge terrain

Terrain Update Final Week 2016-2017 Season

The final week of the 2016-2017 season is almost here. We know, we know, we are all sad too. It has been a great season with some amazing days on the mountain. As the final week gets underway, limited terrain will be available for skiers and riders on the mountain. Through Sunday, April 16 all… Read More

Peak 8 is Breck’s Heart

  I’ve been skiing Breck since I was 12 – first as a visitor, later as an employee, and now as a dedicated local. These peaks form the backdrop of my daily life, which makes choosing a favorite almost seem like a betrayal. After all, each peak has its own personality, and all of them… Read More

My Favorite Peak at Breck

On one side of Breckenridge Resort, you have Peak 6 and 7 offering spectacular views that stretch across wide-open bowls. However, if it’s a deep powder day you can go over to Peak 9 or 10 and immerse yourself in tree runs to the point where you’ll never want to leave. All the peaks provide… Read More

My favorite Peak 9: Spanning the spectrum of extremes

  Peak 9 is probably Breck’s most unassuming peak. It is home to the resort’s gentlest terrain and the gliding ground for beginner skiers and riders. Pretty much every never-ever that steps foot on the mountain gets their start at Peak 9. But in addition to its wide open green slopes that, let’s face it,… Read More

Why I Ski Peak 6

Like parents with multiple children, it’s hard to pinpoint my favorite peak at Breck. They’re all remarkable in their own special way. I’ll spend afternoons bonding with Peak 10’s black diamond rippers, lapping the lovely Volunteer trail on Peak 9, endlessly hugging Horseshoe Bowl and sneaking off for quality George’s Thumb time. Of course, Peak… Read More

Breck’s Kids Adventure Zones Rock!

For many years, I’ve devoted every weekend to powder days, t-bar laps, exploring advanced terrain, and skiing with my best friends at Breck Ski Resort.  Now that I have a little one, I’ve had to adjust my routine slightly. Lucky for me, Breck makes it easy to share my passion with my 4-year-old son Jarle… Read More

Meet the Artist Behind Breck’s Trail Map

You know that amazingly precise, highly detailed winter trail map? It didn’t come from a machine. By Shauna Farnell Open Breck’s trail map and as an avid skier or snowboarder, you probably already view it as a deeply meaningful piece of art. But take a close look at this winter’s map. Seriously. Go to the “Mountain”… Read More

Hike-to terrain, a Breck Rite of Passage

Hike-to Terrain, A Breck Rite of Passage By Ebeth Miller Want to get higher than the highest chairlift in North America, post pics that will make your friends jealous, and truly earn your beer at the end of the day? Then it’s time to hit Breck’s signature hike-to terrain, and find challenging runs that are… Read More