Terrain

Breckenridge terrain

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

Conditions Update: Over Four Feet In A Week

This past week we have been gifted over four feet of snow in the last seven days! Here is a peek into what a few of the days have looked like. Want more details? Visit the full snow and conditions report. Don’t miss out on great conditions. Plan your stay in Breck or purchase lift tickets!

Conditions Update: Let It Snow!

2017 has started off with a bang, with 17 inches over Wednesday and Thursday! This snow brings our season total to 131 inches with a 48 inch base. On Wednesday we were greeted with 8 inches and it was like groundhogs day on Thursday as the storms left us with another 9 inches. Currently we have… Read More

Terrain Update: New Years Resolutions

What are your resolutions for 2017? Here are a few on mountain ideas, to get 2017 off to a good start. Do as much hike to terrain as possible! Much of the hike to terrain opened this week, now is time to start scouting out the best lines for those future powder days, plus there is nothing greater… Read More

An ode to Peak 9 … the perfect pitch

  Peak 9 is a sanctuary in many ways. For experts, it offers easy access to some of Breckenridge’s steepest, most challenging terrain (E Chair) and hiking access to pristine, untouched turns through glades in The Back 9. For skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels, it always feels like there is enough space on… Read More

Unwrapping New Terrain! All 5 Peaks Open!

Hi Brent here with your Breck terrain update! Did you see the video? All five peaks are open as of December 23rd, 2016. Not only did all the peaks open but we had a fresh three inches over night to add to the terrain opening!   On Wednesday December 21st the highest chair lift in North America,… 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

Breckenrige Terrain Updates with Benji Farrow

Dec. 21, 2016 Update The Imperial SuperChair, North America’s highest chairlift began spinning today. Sitting at 12,480 ft above sea level, Imperial now lets skiers and boarders go from the top to bottom of Peak 8. Last week was amazing! We were hit by a storm which dropped off 35″ of snow in just over 7… Read More