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Peak 6 is open!

Time to awaken your sixth sense Breckenridge; Peak 6 is now open for the season! Breck received 12 inches of new snow this week, and with that snow not only comes better snow for everyone to ski, but more terrain for the powder hounds to play on. On Tuesday, Dec. 16, Breck’s incredible ski patrol… Read More

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Breckenridge’s hidden gems

On powder days or busy weekends, ditch the crowds for first tracks and explore some of Breckenridge’s hidden gems. Skiers often pass by Boreas, heading to its neighboring runs. But this lower mountain area of Peak 8 offers up playful moguls, steep pitches and gladed runs. While you wait for the upper mountain to open,… Read More

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Christmas comes early to Breck with the opening of Imperial SuperChair

Christmas has come early to Breckenridge Ski Resort! After having such an incredible early season, where Breck received about a third of our season’s average total in snowfall, jolly old Saint Nick decided we were good enough to bring early Christmas presents. Breck now has 54 percent of its total terrain open. On Saturday, Dec. 6,… Read More

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Imperial Express and Peak 7 open this weekend

Christmas is coming early to Breckenridge Ski Resort! Peak 7 and the Independence SuperChair will reopen for the season on Friday, Dec. 5, with access to six trails on 75 acres, along with all base area services. Peak 7 – home to Sevens Restaurant, tickets sales and equipment rentals at Breck Sports – is easily… Read More

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T-Bar is open for the season

We have a lot to be grateful here at Breckenridge Ski Resort, especially good snow! Over the course of the Thanksgiving Break we had multiple days in a row where we received over six inches of snow in a 24 hour period, which led to some pretty great powder days just in time for the… Read More

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Breck will open more terrain for Thanksgiving

As the snow keeps falling (a foot in the last 24 hours and nearly three feet in the last seven days!), terrain continues to open at Breckenridge Ski Resort, just in time for Thanksgiving weekend. Beaver Run SuperChair and Mercury Chair are now open for the season on Peak 9, along with some of Breck’s… Read More

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Breck opens new terrain – Nov 21, 2014

Thanks to recent storms which dropped temperatures for snowmaking and left behind generous amounts of early-season snowfall, Breckenridge Ski Resort will expand its operating footprint to over 520 acres of skiable terrain accessed via eight lifts and select learning carpets by Saturday, November 22. Among the new terrain, the resort plans to open runs across Peaks… Read More

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Breckenridge avalanche protection 101

With the Breckenridge Ski Resort 2014-15 ski season right around the bend, it’s too fun not to get caught up in planning that next big backcountry powder day. Dreaming of those first lines, fresh tracks, hut trips with your hardest of hardcore friends and hitting that secluded stash that no one else knows about… That’s… Read More

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Meet the new Colorado SuperChair [video]

  Improving uphill capacity by 30 percent, the new Colorado SuperChair at the base of Peak 8 will greet skiers and riders for the 2014-2015 season on Opening Day, November 7 at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Crews have been working to install new towers, remove chairs, splice wires, install an engine, and build a new load… Read More

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Get ready for ski season with preseason workouts

The winter season is fast approaching (Breck opens less than 70 days from today)! Starting a conditioning program during the preseason can help you tremendously when it comes to skiing or snowboarding. Your legs will be in great shape and you’ll even be able to reduce injury. A strong workout regimen can keep you going all… Read More