Travel tips

Travel tips for Breckenridge

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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

Ski School Breckenridge

Ski and Snowboard School: The best way to learn the mountain

Ski season is almost here, which means it’s time for a little Breck 101. Today’s lesson: Learning the mountain. Whether this is your first year visiting Breckenridge Ski Resort, or you’ve been coming for several years, the expansive terrain across Breckenridge’s five peaks might have you scratching your head about the best warm-up run for… Read More

Preparing for Breck’s Opening Day [Video]

Every year, it seems like Opening Day at Breckenridge will never come! Many hours have been spent day-dreaming of your favorite powder runs from last year. Even though it’s approaching fast, there’s still a bit of time until you get to strap in and hit the slopes. Your patience can be quickly tested (just like Ripperoo’s… Read More

Family on Peak 8

10 reasons Breck is the best

The countdown is on! Opening Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort is Friday, Nov. 13. It’s time to get reacquainted with all the ways to love this mountain. 1. Unbeatable terrain Ski as a family on Peak 9, split off and practice your moguls on Peak 8 or dip into the perfectly spaced trees on Peak 6. Peak… Read More

Top 5 Perks of the Epic Pass

They say you can’t buy happiness. Well, you CAN buy an Epic Pass. With 12 world-class resorts, 35,000 combined skiable acres, and unlimited skiing and riding all on one pass – it really is a no-brainer. Now’s the time to purchase yours and get ready for the upcoming season! Epic Passes are only on sale… Read More

family in condo

Breckenridge lodging: 5 kid-friendly spots

Plush oversized beds, a spacious open kitchen, walkability to shops and restaurants or pools and hot tubs — you know what kind of home away from home your family requires. Fortunately, Breckenridge is known for its family friendliness and kid-approved hotels. Peruse these convenient and comfortable digs and place yourself where you want to be…. Read More

Couple Hiking in Summer at Breckenridge

How to dress for summer in Breck

High country summers are pretty epic — endless sunshine, greened-up mountainsides, bluebird skies, mild temps, flowing rivers, and that oh so sweet scent of pine needles warming in the sun. The kicker? Mother Nature’s fickle ways. Clouds roll in, an afternoon shower stops over, even the occasional summer snowflake has been known to come to… 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

Introducing Epic Mix Guide [video]

So, you have just bought your lift ticket for the day and are riding your first chair up in the morning; now where do you go? While it may often be fun to explore new places and find the goods all on your own, it is often helpful to go with someone who has been… Read More

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What to wear on the slopes of Breck

Every ski town has a signature look. When in Aspen, for example, break out your best furs in town and slip into some stretch pants on the hill. Dress the part in Telluride with a Stetson hat and cowboy boots. When skiing the pistes of the European Alps, don sunglasses and your finest Bogner one… Read More