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The 2014-15 season is here! [video]

The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived! Today, November 14, Breck opened for the 2014-15 winter season. It was a day packed full of amazing snow, great giveaways, and special guests. While most ski resorts celebrate their opening day with a lot of hoopla – no one kicks off the season like Breck…. Read More

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Breckenridge’s opening day is tomorrow [video]

  Opening Day is tomorrow! Breck received 13″ of new snow yesterday, and there is more on the way today and tonight. It should be an amazing start to the season – below are details to get you ready for Day 1 on the slopes. Opening Day Schedule and Events 8:00 am – The party starts!… Read More

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The Maggie: Peak 9’s hub for breakfast, lunch and après

Get to know the ski lodge with meals made from scratch and live music every weekend: Adjacent to the Quicksilver lift on Peak 9 at Breckenridge Ski Resort, not only does The Maggie serve up breakfast, lunch and a high-energy après scene geared toward the whole family, but does so with many bells and whistles… Read More

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Breckenridge avalanche protection 101

With the Breckenridge Ski Resort 2014-15 ski season right around the bend, it’s too fun not to get caught up in planning that next big backcountry powder day. Dreaming of those first lines, fresh tracks, hut trips with your hardest of hardcore friends and hitting that secluded stash that no one else knows about… That’s… Read More

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Caring for your skis and snowboards

Hopefully you’ve already pulled your ski and snowboard gear out of a long summer hibernation. It’s now time to start thinking about tuning up your gear and getting ready for the season. As with tools and instruments, taking good preventative care of your ski and snowboard gear may help prolong your time enjoying it. Keep… Read More

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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