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5 peaks race at Breck

The Five Peaks ski mountaineering race

On February 22, the Five Peaks ski mountaineering race once again climbs the tall peaks of Breckenridge Ski Resort; here is a look at all the race details. So you’ve skied all the Peaks of Breckenridge in one day, gotten an EpicMix Pin and bragging rights. Now imagine climbing each one – before you ski down. In… Read More

powder stashes

Breckenridge’s best powder stashes

Whether you are storm riding or out on a blue bird day, it’s easy to find great snow at Breckenridge. From tree glades to open bowls, here is a look at some of Breck’s best powder stashes. Follow along with our interactive trail map to find the best powder runs at Breck! A locals’ favorite,… Read More

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The 2014 season’s best blue runs at Breck

2014 has been a powder year for Breckenridge! With all of the snow we have gotten in the last month, our intermediate runs are riding better than ever. Check out our favorite blue runs of the season and let us know what your favorite intermediate run is in the comments below. Groomers, moguls and powder,… Read More

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How to ski powder

This week, the storm of the century blanketed Breck with 38 inches of snow in 3 days. Experts and beginners were all over our peaks hunting for pow and scoring face shots. To them, powder is arguably the best part of skiing. Effortlessly turning in and out on feather like snow offers an ultimate sense… Read More

Powder Day Face Shot

Serious powder! Jan. 30, 2014 Run of the Day: E-Chair [Video]

This storm has produced some of the best snow this season. We have received roughly 16 inches in the past 24 hours and it is still snowing. The powder is light and fluffy. It’s a fantastic time to come out to Breck and enjoy some soft turns. –Michael Suleiman

Lake Chutes

Jan. 24, 2014 Run of the Day: Lake Chutes [video]

Lake Chutes are now open! The technical lines offer steep skiing and impressive panoramic views. Take the Imperial Chair and hike 5-10 minutes to the top of the ridge to access Lake Chutes. –Michael Suleiman

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How we open new terrain at Breck

You refresh the webpage with the anticipation of a kid on Christmas. “When will the extreme terrain on Peak 6 open?” you think to yourself as you search around for clues. Countless hours of work and preparation go into opening new terrain at any ski resort. The bottom line with opening new terrain, however, is safety. With… Read More

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TenMile Flyer Zipline now open! [video]

Breck’s TenMile Flyer Zipline is now open for business! Reach speeds of up to 45 mph while sailing 50 feet in the air. For more information click here. –Michael Suleiman

Ski Safely with Helmets

Top 10 tips for skiing and snowboarding safely

This week kicks off Breck’s annual Safety Week. From January 19 to January 25, attend events around the mountain to learn the Skier Responsibility Code and have fun during your visit. Here are 10 tips to staying safe on the hill: 1. Know the Code. Brush up on the Skier and Snowboard Responsibility Code this… Read More

Gor Pro Groomers

Where do the groomers take you? [photos]

Everyone likes a great groomed run. From park skiers to mountain cruisers, a groomed run offers the feeling of ultimate control. Breck has received an incredible amount of snow this season and the base couldn’t be any better right now. With bluebird skies and sunny days, where will your groomed run take you? –Michael Suleiman