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Claimjumper morning conditions

Today started off with a glorious sunrise, waking up the mountain with orange and red bursts of colorful sky. Breck’s talented grooming team took a snapshot this morning from the base of the T bar.  I ventured a bit further towards Peak 7 to the Claimjumper run to check the conditions. The wind was calm… Read More

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Tali the Patrol dog tests her talents

Did you know your pup’s nose has about 220 million olfactory receptors? These receptors (compared to about six million in humans) are in charge of detecting odor molecules. When they pick up the smelly molecules, they’re analyzed by part of your furry friend’s brain that is, proportionally speaking, 40 times greater than ours. Ski Patrol… Read More

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Conditions from Peak 9’s Gold King

  Mild conditions and partly sunny skies made their way to Breckenridge Ski Resort for a spectacular Saturday on the mountain. I made it to the Gold King run on Peak 9 for an afternoon run. The snow was soft and buttery which is perfect for making turns down Gold King’s view-laden terrain. I felt… Read More

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Why take Ski School lessons on a powder day

    Skiing or riding in waist-deep, untracked powder is one of the best feelings in the world. A combination of high altitude and cool conditions make Colorado powder days some of the best around. To make the most of your time in the deep stuff, take a lesson from Ski and Ride school; here’s… Read More

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Top five reasons to take a lesson this spring

Here’s the situation. You’ve been thinking about learning how to ski or snowboard all season. It’s been on your bucket list forever, and you planned to finally make it happen this season. But now you’re not sure because it’s almost spring. Here’s another situation. You’ve been skiing and riding all season, struggling to keep up… Read More

Reggae singer Julian Marley plays a show for Spring Fever, part of The Bud Light Concert Series at Breckenridge Ski Resort, Colorado. The concerts are held at the base of Peak 8, outside of One Ski Hill Place.

What to expect for spring break in Breck

Depending where you are in America, spring break lands on any given week throughout the entire month of March. Because families with small children and high schoolers alike and as well as college goers know that Breck is a hot spot, you can expect a steady flow of spring breakers all through March. If the… Read More

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Holiday weekend ends with 10 inches [video]

To honor our honorable presidents this holiday weekend Breckenridge put up a surprise 10 inches of snow yesterday and last night, showing proof that love is still in the air. After an amazing weekend of almost spring like weather, February once again gave us the powder we desire. North Bowl was the destination for the… Read More

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President’s Day brings the powder

President’s Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort brought 10 inches of fresh snow in the last 24 hours, and it is still coming down. Check out my run on Northstar on Peak 8. The conditions were excellent with light, fluffy powder. We’re expecting even more snow on the mountain this afternoon and tonight for a wonderful… Read More

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Most Romantic Spots in Breck

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, love is in the air! Breck is home to some world class skiing, mountain biking, and all around high adrenaline adventuring; however, Breck also hosts some pretty romantic spots to get all lovey dovey. Here are some of our favorite places to set the mood:   Scenic Sleigh… Read More

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A day in the life of Breck ski patrol

You probably didn’t know that patrollers sometimes ski steeps with avi dogs on their shoulders, build their own bombs or refer to their medical sleeping bag as “Mr. Wiggy” … Firefighters, EMTs, police officers and stellar skiers all in one, ski patrollers spend their days doing a lot more than simply showing up when there’s… Read More