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The town of Breckenridge

Breckenridge Arts District – A new way to experience the mountains

Nice view of Peak 8 from the Breckenridge Arts District. Photo: Elizabeth Miller   I moved to Breckenridge from the D.C. area. Like most mountain town residents, I came here for the skiing and was thrilled to live in this outdoorsy community. But I was worried that I would miss the arts and culture I… Read More

The Seasons Are Changing

As February nears it’s end, spring draws ever closer. Just because spring is on the way there is no reason to worry. Looking back at historical data for snowfall, spring is typically when some of the deepest of the year hits Breck. As we move forward into spring, keep your fingers crossed for those deep powder days.

27th International Snow Sculpture Championships

Three Weeks of Snow Sculptures by Ebeth Miller When you think of snow in Breckenridge, you think of skiing, right? Well, it’s time to check out the 27th Annual International Snow Sculpture Championships and change your perception of snow forever! Fifteen teams from as far as Turkey, Germany, Finland, Mongolia, China, and India are hand… Read More

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

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

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

T-Bar at Breck

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

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

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

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