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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

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A vegetarian’s guide to Breckenridge

Some of the best grub in Breckenridge is of the non-carnivorous variety. Diehard vegetarians to occasional bacon sneakers to the steak-obsessed — these veggie-based dishes are pretty delish. On-mountain dining no-meat picks span the housemade soups and Salad Station at Ski Hill Grill to a morning spread of fruit, eggs, bagels and pastries from chef-inspired… Read More

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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

EpicMix Guide

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