Transportation

transportation in Breckenridge

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Driving simply isn’t necessary when you’re here for Spring Break

Many people are not aware of the fact that Breckenridge was once deemed a kingdom. Although there are no fortress walls surrounding it, the town is indeed self-contained, so when it comes to getting from place to place, public transportation has you covered. From airport shuttles to free local buses and even (to stick with… Read More

Rental family gear

Why it pays to rent ski and snowboard equipment

When I was a teenager, I got my first set of skis, boots, and poles. Finally, the gear I’d long coveted was mine, and mine alone. No more schlepping to the ski shop, shoving my feet into stinky boots, and hoping that the distracted shop tech was giving me gear that worked for my skill… Read More

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Top five pieces of advice for first-timers at Breck

From preparing for thin air to free transportation, here’s your simple guide to your debut in Breck: We were all there at one point … rolling into Breckenridge for the first time. Like the rest of us who initially learned the lay of the land, you’ll probably love it so much you’ll either never want… Read More

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Run of the Day: The Snowflake Loop [video]

For today’s Run of the Day, we explore one of Breck’s hidden nook trails. Ski between houses, over bridges, and ride through the shaky mouse trap! Skiing Breck as a kid growing up, I always found enjoyment in skiing the odd, off the beaten path trails. Of these, skiing down Snowflake and riding one of… Read More

Town of Breckenridge in the Winter

Breckenridge Parking Made Easy

Your quick guide to parking around town and at Breckenridge Ski Resort: Skier Day-Parking Breckenridge
 Gondola South Lot, Gondola North Lot, & Gold Rush Lot: Monday thru Thursday $5,
Friday thru Sunday and peak days/holidays $12 Save with Parking Packs:
Pre-paid 5 pack $40,
Pre-paid 10 pack $70 Beaver Run Lot (Peak 9 slopeside): Monday thru Thursday $15,
Friday… Read More

Nightlife in Breckenridge

Spring Break in Breck

Spring Break in Breck is the epitome of the college skier. Boasting world-cklass skiing and one of the liveliest mountain ski towns in North America, Breckenridge is your Spring Break destination for rocking outdoor concerts and a rowdy downtown nightlife where the party stops just long enough for some bottomless powder action on Peak 6…. Read More

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Plan your I-70 trip over MLK weekend

It’s no secret that MLK weekend is a popular time to enjoy the mountains, thanks to the great snow in January and an extra day off of work (if you’re lucky). If you’re thinking of heading up to Breck this weekend, take the time to do a little planning and avoid the traffic along I-70…. Read More

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Change your Peak Time: your guide to I-70

For the past 30 years, snow sports enthusiasts have been able to enjoy the ease of traveling I-70 to reach their favorite ski resort destination. However, as more and more people make their way to Colorado’s Rocky Mountains each winter in search deep powder and bluebird sunny skies, even some of the best laid plans… Read More

Breckenridge Freeride Bus

Breck bus guide

Love the idea of getting from your condo to the slopes without having to load up the car? The Breck Free Ride and Summit Stage bus systems are your solutions to ski resort transportation serenity. Always ending its routes at Breckenridge Station, located at the base of the Breck Connect Gondola, the Summit Stage has… Read More

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Guide to transportation in Breckenridge

When traveling to Breckenridge, rest assured that a rental car or personal chauffer is not required – whether by foot or via public transportation, here’s a look at how to get around the mountain town. Whether you’re traveling from the airport to the lodge, or the ski hill to the pizza joint, Breckenridge visitors have… Read More