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Volunteer Your Time with a Disabled Person This Winter

For many years The North Face Breckenridge has supported the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center and their efforts as a a national leader in outdoor adventure education serving all people, with a specialized focus on serving those with disabilities and special … Continue reading

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New Snow in Breckenridge

Last night brought decent accumulation to the mountains in and around Breckenridge, Colorado. There was about 5″ of fresh powder on my front porch this morning! It’s great to see this accumulation prior to the Nov 11th opening date at … Continue reading

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La Niña Comes Back to Breckenridge for the 2011/2012 Winter Season

La Niña is the weather condition that brought us an epic winter last season resulting in record snowfall and precipitation. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has announced that after 4 months, La Niña conditions have returned and are expected … Continue reading

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Breckenridge Ski Resort Open for The Season!

At 5:30 this morning, Breckenridge Ski Resort had reported 20″ of new snow in the past 24 hours, making this one of the best openings in a number of years. The t-bar also opened today which is the earliest we … Continue reading

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Silverton and Sunny Days

Tucked into the San Juan Mountain Range in South Western Colorado is a little town called Silverton. About 6 miles outside of town is Silverton Mountain, a expert only guided ski area. The annual snowfall exceeds 400″ and there are … Continue reading

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Snow Continues to Fall in Breckenridge

We may have been a little quiet about it throughout the beginning of this winter, but for a while we were in serious need of snow. Lots of snow. Much of the State of Colorado was in the same situation. … Continue reading

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Breckenridge Ski Resort Opens Tomorrow!

Breckenridge will be opening tomorrow, November 12th for the 08-09 ski and ride season! Lifts will start turning at 9:00 am and there is sure to be a line starting early with devoted locals and front-rangers all wanting to be … Continue reading

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Athlete Profile – Bross Hannon

Sponsors: Smith Optics, The North Face Breckenridge, Lone Star Sports A RECIPE FOR SUCCESS Bross grew up in Summit County – Colorado’s playground. Influenced by his dad, a sick skier, back country enthusiast and local business owner, Bross had the … Continue reading

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Speaker Series with Jimmy Chin and Conrad Anker-Coming to Breckenridge CO!

Right here in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Jimmy Chin and Conrad Anker will be presenting Mount Meru–”The Center of the Universe”: Teamwork and Tenacity in the Himalaya. None of us here at The North Face Breckenridge are extreme … Continue reading

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September Snow in Breckenridge generates BUZZ!!

Yes, I said it, we got snow here in Breckenridge in the month of September, and here’s a picture to prove it! As you can see, the trails on peak 8 are blanketed with a nice dusting of the white … Continue reading

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