Terrain

Breckenridge terrain

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

5 Peaks in Breckenridge, CO.

What you need to know about Breckenridge’s Five Peaks

You know that allegory about the three blind men describing an elephant? One is at the head and insists an elephant is all trunk; the other is at the elephant’s middle and describes the animal’s skin, thick and tough, and the third is at the tail—for him, the elephant is a whispy thing. Breckenridge can… Read More

Peak 6 Hiking

The “Low Down” on Peak 6

Wait, there’s another new peak at Breckenridge? Yes, and it is glorious! Imagine entering a new world, one with expansive bowls and endless glades. 543 acres of new terrain; it sure is beautiful. But before making the trek over to Peak 6, make sure to take note of these runs to get the full experience…. Read More

Silvia riding the Breck gondola

A German´s guide to Breck

I’m originally from Munich, Germany – City of beergardens and Oktoberfest, of two surf-able river waves, of majestic old churches and castles with the Alps in visible distance on a sunny day… Why would I spend more time in Breckenridge than my beautiful home city these days? Breckenridge makes it easier for me to find… Read More

Powder Day at Breck

Powder! Jan. 4, 2014 Run of the Day: Tiger [video]

Powder…a lot of powder!  With 10 inches of snow in roughly 4 hours, it was a good day to be at Breckenridge. This season just keeps on giving! This video was filmed on Tiger. To get to Tiger take either the Peak 8 SuperConnect or the Colorado SuperChair. Tiger is located under the SuperConnect. Head… Read More