Terrain

Breckenridge terrain

Telemark skiing

Spotlight on Telemark Saturdays

Have you ever been riding the chair lift and seen people making turns on skis, but as they did, you noticed that their heels came up off the binding? That is called telemark skiing and it’s thrilling. Much like alpine skiing, the sport’s equipment has evolved, making it an exciting way to explore the mountains…. Read More

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Banks Gilberti’s guide to Peak 6

Banks Gilberti is a member of the Breck Epic Team. He talks about life in Breck, skiing, competing, and more here.  With the Peak 6 addition to Breckenridge this season we saw a massive expansion in terrain, and not just some casual cruiser trails, but 22 brand new black diamond and double black diamond trails. With… Read More

Peak 6 will open soon!

Where the Peak 6 trail names at Breck came from

Peak 6 at Breckenridge introduced nearly 550 acres and over three dozen new trails during the 2013-2014 season. Over 1,800 guests submitted trail names that “Awaken Their Sixth Sense” in a contest and 25 were chosen. What are the meanings behind some of these names? Beauty was a common theme but some names suggested spirituality,… Read More

The Six Senses extreme terrain

Preparing for expert terrain

You are rapidly advancing in the world of skiing and Peak 6 extreme terrain is calling your name. You know you can handle it, but may want a few additional tips to point you in the right direction. Know your ability: Make sure you know that you can handle this type of terrain. You should… Read More

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Feb. 26, 2014 Run of the Day: Peak 6 Extreme Terrain [video]

Peak 6 is the place to be for steeps and soft snow. If you haven’t made it out that way yet, now is the time. There are all types of runs from blues to double black extreme terrain. We have another storm coming later in the week so come out to Breck and ski or… Read More

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Peak 6 terrain [photos]

Peak 6 offers unbelievable views and incredible skiing. The extreme terrain is 100% open and ready if you are. The snow couldn’t be any better on Peak 6 right now and if you haven’t checked it out this season, now is the time. –Michael Suleiman

Untouched secret stash in the sun

Breck’s best tree runs

When the wind is whipping and the storm is rolling in, duck into the trees! Breckenridge has a vast amount of tree runs that will shelter you and give you some softer snow to play around on. Skiing or riding through the trees can be inherently dangerous. When skiing in the trees, bring a partner… Read More

Breck Terrain Park Skier

How to hit the features in Freeway terrain park

When people look up at the Breckenridge terrain parks from the base of Peak 8, they can get caught in the Freeway stigma – the jumps are huge and the whole place is daunting – I mean it is the Dew Tour course, right? Well, don’t fret, Freeway isn’t as scary as you think! In fact,… Read More

Powder on Southern Cross

New snow! Feb. 14, 2014 Run of the Day: Southern Cross trees [video]

Breckenridge received 5 inches of new snow in the past 24 hours adding to the ever accumulating base. More snow is expected before the weekend. It looks like the winter is holding on strong before spring skiing hits. Now is a great time to start thinking about making a trip to Breckenridge for spring break…. Read More

A lone snowboarder gets first tracks down Horseshoe Bowl

Gorgeous bluebird day in Breck 2.17.14 [photos]

We are currently in the calm before, and after, the storm. Breckenridge has been getting some of the best snow in the country this season and there is no sign of stopping this week. We are looking to get another storm on Wednesday, which will last in to the weekend. As we begin moving towards… Read More