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Meet the new Colorado SuperChair [video]

  Improving uphill capacity by 30 percent, the new Colorado SuperChair at the base of Peak 8 will greet skiers and riders for the 2014-2015 season on Opening Day, November 7 at Breckenridge Ski Resort. Crews have been working to install new towers, remove chairs, splice wires, install an engine, and build a new load… Read More

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Skip the ticket window: Introducing EpicDay lift tickets

Just Announced! Vail Resorts introduces new mobile technology that allows guests to buy daily ski lift tickets at the lowest price and skip the ticket window. Key details: EpicDay Lift Tickets offer unmatched convenience with up-to-the-minute mobile purchases at the guaranteed lowest price EpicDay Express Ticket Pick-Up allows guests to skip the ticket line and… Read More

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Halloween in Breckenridge

Whether you are taking the kids out for a ghostly night of trick-or-treating or looking to enter your finest mummy getup in a costume contest, here’s a look at Breckenridge’s Halloween hot spots. Take your mini ghosts and goblins out on the town for a night of traditional trick-or-treating. Thanks to the Breckenridge Police Department,… Read More

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Breck’s haunted past

In spite of the bro party vibe and fun surrounding a friendly game of ping pong, there is no question that The Brown Hotel in Breckenridge feels spooky. Even if you’ve gotten past the chill of history packed into the tiny bar and velvet-lined sitting room, distracted yourself with a couple of hours of air… Read More

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Employee Spotlight: Doug Pierini, Vice President of Skier Services

Doug Pierini has been part of the ski industry long before he began to earn a paycheck. Breckenridge’s Vice-President of skier services grew up with parents who were part-time ski instructors in upstate New York. He ski raced all through childhood, and after graduating from college, he followed in the footsteps of ski bums everywhere… Read More

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Employee Spotlight: John Anicito “At home on water — winter or summer”

Photo (from left to right): Todd Toledo , John Seelig, John Anicito,  Matt Norfleet, taken in California in May just after winning Nationals. Breck’s Snowmaking Supervisor John Anicito will spend his pre-season representing the U.S. at the World Rafting Championships in Brazil. In 2001, John Anicito left the east coast and headed to Breckenridge, planning to… Read More

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Wearable ski tech: 3 things to bring

The ubiquity of smartphones means that almost everyone these days is carrying powerful computing technology in their pocket. On the mountain this amounts to having a vertical feet tracking, trail mapping, video-taking device already at your disposal. When you’re planning to ski, I recommend bringing these four accessories so you can take the capabilities of… Read More

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Oct 13, 2014 – It snowed in Breck!

Breck received 9+ inches of snow in 24 hours, and now we’re dreaming of Opening Day. We wandered through town and up Mount Baldy to capture the snowy sights. Click through the images below to see what Ullr blessed us with yesterday. Need a season pass? Get yours before the deadline. Visit Breckenridge.com for the best… Read More

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Soul of the Summit: The Summit Foundation

It’s no secret that Breckenridge Ski Resort is one of North America’s best ski resorts, but did you also know that the resort is a major charitable donor? It’s true! This season, Vail Resorts launched EpicPromise, its program focused on fostering community and environmental sustainability. But even though EpicPromise is new, Breck has a long… 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