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Breckenridge’s rich history of athletes

From Olympic skiers and skeleton racers to mountaineering champs and X Games medalists, Breck has always been a hot-spot for the world’s best. Since Breckenridge Ski Resort first opened in 1961, it has served as a stomping ground and an incubation zone for a steady lineup of winter sports stars. Actually, the resort itself wouldn’t… Read More

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Florida winter vs our winter [video]

Do you live in or around the state of Florida? Well then you’re probably familiar with the scenes in the first half of this video. Living by the beach is nice when the sun is out, but the idea of a winter storm may be a little more appealing in a Colorado state of mind…. Read More

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Explore the History of Breck!

Starting out as a vibrant mining community, Breckenridge, Colorado is immersed in rich history with tales of ghosts, Indians, miners striking it rich, and tales of woe.   The Brown Hotel Sitting among over 350 buildings in Breck’s Historic District, is The Brown Hotel and Restaurant. Remaining in operation since 1895, The Brown is filled… Read More

Ski Patrol keeps everything safe prior to Imperial Chair opening.

March 10, 2015 – Power Outage on Peak 9

Breckenridge Ski Resort is currently experiencing a power outage on Peak 9. Below is information regarding the outage, and how it will affect your day.  Update March 13, 9am – Great news today – the Peak 9 power issue has been resolved as of this morning!  All operations are back to normal in time for the… Read More

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Meet Trygve Berge, founder of Breck [video]

Things looked a bit different around Breck in 1960. There was no ski lift or ski runs. Town had just a few shops and no pavement. Mining had been the primary industry in the area. Fast forward to 2015 and skiing is our main business and something we’ve put a stake in the ground around…. Read More

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Pint-sized playtime: Breck Après for Kids

Just like us, kids need to unwind, refuel and share their tales from the slopes. Here’s where to take the tykes for some kid-friendly après festivities. Activities If they’re not too worn out and still have some energy to burn… Take a spin on the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster at the base of Peak 8…. Read More

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Winter: A wonderful time for weddings

Why snow is the magical ingredient for tying the knot: Winter might not be considered “wedding season” for most people, but it sure is for powder hounds and the adventure-minded. Not only does that white dress match your surroundings wherever you go and make for photos perfectly coordinated with the snowy landscape (and blue sky… Read More

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New restaurants in Breckenridge

Whether you’re visiting Breckenridge on vacation or live here year-round, there are a few new restaurants in town that are quickly becoming local favorites. From Mexican and pizza, to burgers topped with honey, here’s a look at the new spots to après at or dine in Breckenridge. The Canteen Tap House and Tavern If your… Read More

Ski Patrol keeps everything safe prior to Imperial Chair opening.

Charitable giving and the CAIC

Many of us automatically think of environment when we contemplate issues of sustainability, and for good reason. Working to lessen our collective impact on the Earth is an important effort, which is why the environment is part of the Vail Resorts Epic Promise program. But true sustainability is about more than focusing on our natural… Read More