Hop around Breck’s bar scene

Just below Breckenridge’s epic year-round (alpine slide, mini-golf, biking and hiking in the summer; skiing and snowboarding in the winter) five-peak resort lies a thriving historic Colorado mining town. Great news for thirsty adventurers – our charismatic downtown is lined with bars and restaurants to answer any craving.   Start on the north end and… Read More

Breck’s Wildlife Springing Into Action

Be aware of how to handle yourself around Breck’s animals Spring is a fragile time for local wildlife, and respecting trail closures and wilderness area regulations is crucial, not just for the welfare of the wildlife but for your own back, too. Breckenridge is home to an eclectic array of wildlife, ranging from black bear… 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

The 2015-2016 winter season in review [video]

When sitting back in review, there’s no denying the end of winter is bittersweet for everyone here at #Breck. The snow is slowly melting, receding back to the colder temperatures that persist in the upper mountains. The grass has already started to sprout and flowers are making their first steps towards greeting the sun. These are… Read More

5 gear storage tips

You may have been told that slathering on storage wax is the best way to keep your skis and boards in optimal condition in the off season. Not every gear expert agrees. “I hate that stuff,” says Rich Banach, co-owner of Avalanche Sports in Breck. “God knows what’s in it. It’s almost more trouble to… Read More

Mountain Cleanup Day

Mountain Clean Up Day 2016! Summer is here, and the melting snow does more than reveal grassy meadows with technicolor wildflowers – it also uncovers all the items dropped from chairlifts or lost from pockets during the winter season. What’s a ski area to do? Well, host a Mountain Cleanup Day! Every year, Breckenridge Ski… Read More

15 inches of spring snow [video]

What an absolute treat for our last week of the 2015-16 ski season, 15 inches of beautiful spring skiing and riding. The snow started yesterday afternoon, and came down very heavy until about 10pm. What started as wet, even coastal-like snow soon changed to the champagne dryness we are all used to Colorado. The result… Read More

8 Things to do before the season ends

There are still two weeks left in the ski season and plenty of snow in the high country. Which means it’s time to get yourself up to Breckenridge and enjoy winter before everything melts, the wildflowers burst to life, and spring turns to summer. And when you do, here are eight things you absolutely must… Read More

[VIDEO] MTN Dew Spring Open Recap

Spring Fever got heated with an all new park competition this year, The MTN Dew Spring Open! Open to any competitor who wanted to step to the Park Lane jump line, we saw local legends and groms throwing down with the pros. The weather couldn’t have been better for the first edition of the MTN… Read More