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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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Winter has come to Breckenridge [video]

The 2014-2015 winter season is shaping up to be one for the books! Along with a few dustings on the summits during the last few weeks, Breckenridge received about 1-2 inches of snow last night; even down in the valley on Main Street. The aspens, while absolutely stunning this fall season, are starting to drop… Read More

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EpicMix adds ‘Guide’

The teams at Vail Resorts have re-imagined how skiers and snowboarders will maximize their time on the mountain this winter, with the fifth generation of EpicMix. EpicMix Guide uses guest input to generate a customized, step-by-step navigational guide to experience Breckenridge like a long-time local. “EpicMix Guide will enhance the way many of our destination guests… Read More

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Breck Bombers: Teaching love for the slopes early

You want your kids to feel good on the mountain. Whether they’re skiing with the family or as a pack of teens down the road, there’s comfort that comes with knowing your young skier or boarder has the confidence and critical thinking skills that come from hours logged on the slopes. Among the most progressive… Read More

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Everything you need to know about daycare at Breckenridge

Four years ago I was near tears when I dropped my nine-month-old son off at his first ski resort nursery. Despite assurances from other moms, from the daycare director herself, and from the obvious quality of the place—it was clean, stocked with colorful toys, had a quiet nursery with cribs, and a super nice staff—I… 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

International Ski Trip

Secure your visa for an international Colorado ski trip

You’ve booked your tickets, scouted trails to hike and planned epic ski adventures. Excitement is building, but now what? Here are a few tips on traveling to Breckenridge from abroad. Depending on what country you hail from, you may or may not need a visa for visit duration of 90 days or less. Many countries participate… Read More

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Five great restaurants you’ve probably never tried

Breckenridge is home to many restaurants, elegant fine dining, large sports bars and everything in between. Some are packed to the gills on any given day and have been for decades. There are a handful of hidden haunts, however, located slightly off the beaten path that you may have never tried, but should. Take a… Read More

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The countdown is on – Breck Opens November 7, 2014

Excitement around Breck is brewing, as the changing leaves and colder temperatures can only mean one thing: Breckenridge Ski Resort’s opening is just around the corner.  With just under fifty days until opening day, November 7, Breck is sharing the top ten reasons to get excited for the 2014-15 winter ski season at one of… Read More