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The town of Breckenridge

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First snowfall of the 2016/17 season

Aug 24 2016 – Most of us are in full denial. We’ve enjoyed a beautiful warm Summer full of camping, floating, biking and hiking. As the temps have gotten colder in the mornings we’ve thrown on another layer and thought that it was a quick cold spell and that an Indian Summer was in the… Read More

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Seize the Season: Fall in Breckenridge

There’s a certain energy in the air when autumn comes around. Breckenridge starts buzzing with ski season’s swelling anticipation and a bittersweet happiness dings with every golden leaf that hits the ground.   But while it’s here, fall is nothing short of glorious. Here are our top tips to seize the season: Explore Autumn foliage… Read More

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Hikes with the best views around Breck

As they say “people come for the winters and stay for the summers.” Once it is full blow summer in Breck and there are just a few patches of snow left at the top of the peaks it’s time to go for epic hikes! Here are our some of our favorite hikes around Breck with… Read More

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Best Happy Hour in Breck

It’s been a long day riding on the mountain, you’re sunburnt, hungry and thirsty. A cold beer sounds pretty good right about now, doesn’t it? Here is a look at some of the best Happy Hour spots in Breckenridge. For a fancy, Victorian-themed Happy Hour, head up to the lounge at the Hearthstone Restaurant. From… Read More

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Breckenridge’s Walks of Life [video]

Breckenridge is a special place for all walks of life. It doesn’t matter where you come from or where you are going. While you’re here, we all come together to create the spirit of Breckenridge. It’s more than a resort, a town, a hotel or a stunning mountain vista. Breckenridge is a collection of people,… Read More

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Breck makes volunteering epic

Think about the benefits your job offers you – health insurance, a retirement plan, vacation time… but what if you wanted to take a whole work week to volunteer for an organization in your local community? If you worked for Vail Resorts full-time, you would have the opportunity to do so and get paid for… Read More

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Tips for President’s Day weekend in Breck

So you’ve decided to get to Breck this holiday weekend.  What can you expect?  If you’re looking for a vacation comparable to FDR’s tenure or more along the lines of William Henry Harrison’s, here are some tips to make your visit run as smoothly as possible. It’s not just a holiday weekend for you, it’s a holiday… Read More

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Interview with the sculpting team

Behind the scenes: Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships The 26th annual Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships get underway this week with teams from around the globe ready to transform 22-ton frozen blocks into intricate works of art. Team USA-Colorado/Breckenridge captain Keith Martin shares 5 carving truths: Solid flake foundation Even though it’s called a snow… Read More

Ullr Fest

Ullr Festival preview: what to expect

The 53rd annual Breckenridge Ullr Festival kicks off this winter on January 13th-16th. Here’s a preview of what to expect. My first Ullr Festival experience was ten years ago. It involved beer and a bunch of half-naked men running down Main Street in sub-zero temps with Viking hats on as the sun set over Breckenridge…. Read More

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Christmas in Breckenridge, what to expect

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and you’re here in the mountains. Here’s a guide to spending Christmas in Breckenridge. Dining Out This holiday season, relax and treat yourself to a gourmet dinner at one of the many fine-dining establishments in Breckenridge.  Be sure to schedule a reservation, as many restaurants book up… Read More