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Explore Breck’s High Alpine Terrain

One of my absolute favorite things about Breckenridge is the high alpine terrain. There is nothing more breathtaking then cresting the tree-line, seeing the immense beauty of the peaks and the endless views expand before your eyes. Those moments of complete reverence hold a very special place in my heart and having the ability to… Read More

New Year, Same Epic Celebrations: NYE in Breck

As the year nears its end, the Town of Breckenridge is bustling with holiday cheer and excitement to ring in the New Year. It’s a time of celebration and this world-class destination sure knows how to throw a party. Let’s take a gander at how the locals spread joy with some of their most fun… Read More

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The 2017/2018 Breck Gear Guide

Breckenridge Ski Resort is home to some of the best skiing and riding in the USA, with terrain and features for every skill level and everyone in the family. If you want to get the most out of your ski vacation, be sure that you have everything you need to enjoy a day on the slopes. Make… Read More

Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint by 2030

VAIL RESORTS MAKES AN EPIC PROMISE – COMMITS TO ZERO NET OPERATING FOOTPRINT BY 2030 OUR EPIC PROMISE FOR A ZERO NET OPERATING FOOTPRINT BY 2030 Everything we do at Vail Resorts is driven by the spectacular natural environments where our employees, guests and communities live, work and play. The environment – and our stakeholders’… Read More

Unlimited Summer Fun with Breck’s Adventure Pass

By Ebeth Miller My four-year-old son Jarle (pronounced Yarley) has spent a lot of time on Peak 8 at Breck Ski Resort, as he learned to ski over the last couple of seasons. So when I told him that we were heading up to the mountain on Friday, he furrowed his brow and asked with… Read More

A new era: 8 ways Peak 8 is changing summer

By Lisa Blake Formerly known as the Breck Fun Park, Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Peak 8 Base Camp debuts June 9 as the first portion of the revamped resort to open this summer. It’s all a part of the jaw-dropping Epic Discovery unveiling, a project many years in the works that introduces guests to interactive exploration… Read More

Unwrapping New Terrain! All 5 Peaks Open!

Hi Brent here with your Breck terrain update! Did you see the video? All five peaks are open as of December 23rd, 2016. Not only did all the peaks open but we had a fresh three inches over night to add to the terrain opening!   On Wednesday December 21st the highest chair lift in North America,… Read More

Breckenrige Terrain Updates with Benji Farrow

Dec. 21, 2016 Update The Imperial SuperChair, North America’s highest chairlift began spinning today. Sitting at 12,480 ft above sea level, Imperial now lets skiers and boarders go from the top to bottom of Peak 8. Last week was amazing! We were hit by a storm which dropped off 35″ of snow in just over 7… Read More

Opening day brings a warm welcome

You never know what opening day is like until you get there; heading up BreckConnect Gondola today brought back all those emotions that have been stored away for the summer. Putting on gear and getting back into my winter routine is my favorite time of year. My name is Sam and this is my ninth… Read More

Opening Day Update

Nov. 15, 2016 With favorable overnight temperatures and a successful two weeks of snowmaking in Summit County, Keystone and Breckenridge Ski Resorts are excited to welcome the beginning of the 2016-2017 winter season on Friday, Nov. 18 and Saturday, Nov. 19 respectively. Vail Mountain, originally slated to open Friday, Nov. 18, has set a new… Read More

Opening Day’s almost here

We have less than 60 days until we kick off the 2016/17 winter season here at Breck! Of course we can’t begin the season without Opening Day. If you love winter as much as we do, Opening Day holds a special place in your heart and presents a certain feeling every year: The air is… Read More

Best of: Breckenridge on-mountain bike trails

Your favorite Breckenridge Ski Resort winter runs melt down and green up into gorgeous summer singletrack begging to be ridden in July, August and September. Breckenridge features 12 mountain biking trails near Peaks 8 and 9 ranging from challenging intermediate rides to technical steeps to downhill cruisers. Tip: Skip the lung-busting climb and grab a… Read More

Welcome back, summer! Breck’s Fun Park opens June 10

Breckenridge Ski Resort will officially throw open the doors to summer on Friday, June 10! The Breckenridge Summer Fun Park will welcome summer 2016 with activities focused on Breck’s youngest guests at their new Kids’ Base Camp, as well as the fun favorites that bring guests back year-after-year. Kids’ Base Camp at the Summer Fun Park will… Read More

Spring snow this morning [video]

Just a little bit of fresh, spring snow to make the morning bright! Breckenridge received seven inches of unprecedented snow last night to top off a record breaking month of skiing and riding. Overall, Breck has received 94 inches of snow in March, and it’s easy to see why no one is thinking of warmer weather… Read More

Ullr Keeps the Powder coming! [video]

The powder just keeps coming this week, in what has become the best storm of the season. In a truly unprecedented display of nature, Ullr dropped 11 more inches of fresh on the mountain last night, increasing the total to 39 inches in the last 7 days! Four more inches fell today during the day,… Read More

Tips Up! Fine tune your skills on the groomers [video]

Do you love skiing the groomers? We do too, but we know there’s always room for improvement. Also, getting really comfortable on the groomers is the best way to advance your skiing. Lucky for us, Mike Hafer with the Breckenridge Ski and Snowboard School is here to help. He gives some straightforward advice to making… Read More

Ladies join in on Women’s Ski Week!

  Ladies, come to Breckenridge February 12-22 to celebrate Women’s Ski week! All sorts of fun clinics and events will be held all week long. There are so many things happening it will be hard to pick which events to attend! Here are all the amazing happenings during Women’s Ski Week: Ski Girls Rock  Feb… Read More

11 inch storm means great conditions [video]

Snow-lovers were rewarded greatly with a storm and powder day to close out January! Breck reported 11 inches of new snow this morning with 9 of those inches falling overnight. This snowfall brings us to 22 inches in the past 7 days leaving the mountain with powder conditions all over and a 55 inch base. You… Read More

Interview with the sculpting team

Behind the scenes: Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships The 26th annual Budweiser International Snow Sculpture Championships get underway this week with teams from around the globe ready to transform 22-ton frozen blocks into intricate works of art. Team USA-Colorado/Breckenridge captain Keith Martin shares 5 carving truths: Solid flake foundation Even though it’s called a snow… Read More

Ullr Fest

Ullr Festival preview: what to expect

The 53rd annual Breckenridge Ullr Festival kicks off this winter on January 13th-16th. Here’s a preview of what to expect. My first Ullr Festival experience was ten years ago. It involved beer and a bunch of half-naked men running down Main Street in sub-zero temps with Viking hats on as the sun set over Breckenridge…. Read More