Category Archives: Snowboarding

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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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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Catch Up, Anyone?

It’s been a quiet start to the new year around Breckenridge. Maybe the negative degree temperatures even before wind chill have contributed to that. It has been miserably cold the past couple of days, but it seems to finally be … 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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Sick Pow

The forecasters have been forecasting (strange, huh?) 3-12 inches of snow for Summit for, oh, the past three weeks and what have we gotten? Zero, zilch, nada. I mean really, it’s to the point that whenever any type of snow … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Rush

A quick announcement for those of you who are staying away from the resorts: Peak 9 is officially open with eight beginner and intermediate runs, and three lifts to service them. The Peak 8 Superconnect is open without any runs … Continue reading

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Skiing, Biking, Learning

Those are the three things I’ve been doing since posting. Well, maybe there are a couple more in there- working, sleeping, eating, you know, the usual. Those, however, are the most important. And, I thoroughly enjoy those three together. Skiing: … 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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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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Jump Day!

Sadly, Breckenridge is near the end of the 2008/2009 season, but the snowpack here in summit county is still holding strong. It is this time of year that we start to look just outside the boundaries of our beloved Breckenridge … Continue reading

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