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What to wear on the slopes of Breck

Every ski town has a signature look. When in Aspen, for example, break out your best furs in town and slip into some stretch pants on the hill. Dress the part in Telluride with a Stetson hat and cowboy boots. When skiing the pistes of the European Alps, don sunglasses and your finest Bogner one… Read More

Spring in Breck

How do you après?

Dancing on the bar with your ski boots still on? Throwing back shots with the crazy Aussies who just rolled into town? Losing yourself in the melancholy strumming of a singer/songwriter as you nurse your $3.50 pint? Snarfing as many buffalo wings as is humanly possible since, after all, this is dinner? Clearly there are… Read More

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Breckenridge’s rich history of athletes

From Olympic skiers and skeleton racers to mountaineering champs and X Games medalists, Breck has always been a hot-spot for the world’s best. Since Breckenridge Ski Resort first opened in 1961, it has served as a stomping ground and an incubation zone for a steady lineup of winter sports stars. Actually, the resort itself wouldn’t… Read More

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Florida winter vs our winter [video]

Do you live in or around the state of Florida? Well then you’re probably familiar with the scenes in the first half of this video. Living by the beach is nice when the sun is out, but the idea of a winter storm may be a little more appealing in a Colorado state of mind…. Read More

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Explore the History of Breck!

Starting out as a vibrant mining community, Breckenridge, Colorado is immersed in rich history with tales of ghosts, Indians, miners striking it rich, and tales of woe.   The Brown Hotel Sitting among over 350 buildings in Breck’s Historic District, is The Brown Hotel and Restaurant. Remaining in operation since 1895, The Brown is filled… Read More

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March 10, 2015 – Power Outage on Peak 9

Breckenridge Ski Resort is currently experiencing a power outage on Peak 9. Below is information regarding the outage, and how it will affect your day.  Update March 13, 9am – Great news today – the Peak 9 power issue has been resolved as of this morning!  All operations are back to normal in time for the… Read More

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Meet Trygve Berge, founder of Breck [video]

Things looked a bit different around Breck in 1960. There was no ski lift or ski runs. Town had just a few shops and no pavement. Mining had been the primary industry in the area. Fast forward to 2015 and skiing is our main business and something we’ve put a stake in the ground around…. Read More

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Pint-sized playtime: Breck Après for Kids

Just like us, kids need to unwind, refuel and share their tales from the slopes. Here’s where to take the tykes for some kid-friendly après festivities. Activities If they’re not too worn out and still have some energy to burn… Take a spin on the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster at the base of Peak 8…. Read More