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The town of Breckenridge

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

Fireworks in Breckenridge, CO.

How to spend New Year’s Eve in Breckenridge, Colorado

Besides the cold weather at night, Breckenridge is one of the most exciting places to be on New Year’s Eve. Breck provides a ton of things to do on this wonderful holiday that can make welcoming in the new year very special. This year, the town has placed a big screen TV in the center… Read More

Shopping in Breck

Top 10 Shops in Breck

Let’s just get one thing out of the way: there are few things as subjective as top 10 lists—especially top 10 lists that have to do with shopping. One woman’s treasure might well be another woman’s trash. And yet. The shopping in Breck is almost as superlative as the skiing. Whether you’re peddling in high-end… Read More

plastic bag policy

Town of Breckenridge implements new plastic bag policy

In an effort to help the environment by decreasing plastic bag usage by our visitors and locals, the Town of Breckenridge just launched a new policy where every plastic bag sold in town will cost $0.10. If you’re in the grocery store or at your favorite boutique, expect to be charged $0.10 for each bag… Read More

Town of Breckenridge in the Winter

Know before you go: new marijuana regulations in Breck

Breckenridge is known worldwide for the welcoming character of its residents, the signature aspects of the ski resort, and its historic town. Millions of visitors flock to Breck from around the globe each year, and feel part of Breck Nation — arriving as visitors but always leaving as locals. Many visitors, however,  might be confused… Read More

Ullr Fest Breckenridge

Breck’s best winter events

Here for Christmas or Spring Break? Here is a look at some of the best events happening in Breck during your stay. After Thanksgiving, check out the Dew Tour. From Dec. 12-15, visit the base of Peak 8 to watch some of the best skiers and boarders around the world compete in the Dew Tour…. Read More

Tubing at Keystone

5 classic activities to make the most of Breck

You think you can ski everyday from opening bell to closing bell? Maybe you can, but your legs might disagree. Besides the world class skiing, Breck is chock-full of exciting things to do. So this season check off these five thrilling activities from your list and give those legs a well-deserved rest. 1. Gold Runner… Read More

Gondola at sunrise

Breckenridge Traditions: Wake Up Breck!

Sometimes all it takes is a free cup of coffee to make someone’s day. That small gesture goes a long way, especially when delivered to a group of folks on the cusp of their busiest time of year. Which is why Nov. 7 will mark the 11th annual Wake Up Breck! where the resort passes out… Read More

Town of Breckenridge in the Winter

Top 7 new happenings at Breck this year

A new season means new adventures at Breck. Here is a look at the top new things happening this year around the town and at Breckenridge Resort. Peak 6 One of the “most notable ski area enhancements in the past decade,” argues Rob Katz, chairman and CEO of Vail Resorts. The Peak 6 expansion features… Read More

Peak 10 gets a dusting

Winter takes on Fall in October in Breck [video]

Every year, Fall and Winter battle it out in Breck. Crimson and gold leaves get covered in pure white October snow as our little mountain town preps for the upcoming ski season. Make sure to like Breck on Facebook to see more photos of the snowfall. Facebook.com/Breckenridge