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Fun activities in Breckenridge over Christmas Break

Its that time of year again, where the town of Breckenridge starts to get the buzz of the holiday season and the magical feeling of Christmas envelopes your stroll down main street. Everyone knows the amazing December skiing Breck has to offer, but there are many off the hill activities for skiers and riders to… Read More

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The best Breckenridge lodging options for families

Where you stay when you’re on a ski vacation with your family is the most important choice you’ll make. Seriously. If you’ve got kids too young for ski school and don’t want to put them in nursery every day, you want a ski-in, ski-out place so you and your spouse can easily swap kid duty… Read More

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Need gear? Get it all in one place at Breck Sports

First thing, first. If you’re flying into Breckenridge for a ski vacation, considering the steep fees for checking bags, not to mention the pain of lugging bulky, heavy gear around, it might be better to leave your skis or boards behind and just rent. Or, if you have dinosaur equipment and faded outerwear, it might… Read More

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How to find the perfect condo in Breck

This is it … time to come to Breckenridge for more than a big ski weekend. You’re coming to stay for a week or three, and rather than a dolled up hotel room, you’re in the market for a full-blown home away from home, a place where you can have a dinner party, do some laundry,… Read More

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Checklist: How to plan a Breckenridge vacation

The countdown is on. Breckenridge Ski Resort opens Nov. 7 — just a month away! It’s time to set a date and live out that ski vacation that keeps playing in your head. Here’s a quick list to help you get organized: Know your audience Family vacation, college reunion trip, girls shred weekend: Who’s coming with?… Read More

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Which Epic Pass is right for you?

A few fun facts about the Epic Pass: the full, unlimited pass delivers 170-plus days on the mountain for 32,137 skiable acres with a total of 247 lifts. It is good at 18 ski resorts in four countries. And, at $750, it’s a relative steal, especially if you’ve got unlimited time and a travel bug… Read More

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Where to see the leaves change this fall in Breck

It’s the time of year where the season changes from summer to fall, and leaves come bursting into vibrant colors of yellow, red, and gold. Breckenridge offers a wide-range of trees that change colors in autumn including Cottonwoods, Aspens and more. Due to the high elevation (the town of Breck sits at an elevation of 9,600… Read More

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Dog-friendly Breckenridge: Where man’s best friend is king

It’s not just a bumper sticker; your dog honestly is your life copilot. He goes where you go. And, like most laid-back mountain towns, Breckenridge gets it. Here’s where to stay, hike, shop and chill with the whole family. Room and board Fido needs his beauty rest too. Many Breck accommodations allow pets for a… Read More

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Best meals in Breck for under $10

Sometimes it’s difficult to find cheap food options in a resort town. Being a college student and skier with limited funds, I’ve had to track down some of the best dining spots that don’t put a dent in your wallet. What I’ve found, however, is that with so many great dining options in Breckenridge, there… Read More

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Best photo spots in Breck

No trip to Breckenridge is complete without a few pictures, right? Well, instead of having your photos limited to Mainstreet and the Ski Resort, head to these places to see Breck in new ways that will definitely take your breath away!   Boreas Road: If you’re looking for a great spot to take some fall photos,… Read More