Category Archives: Skiing

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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Feels Like Spring

The temperature is in the mid 30′s today and it feels like heaven. You know it’s been ridiculously cold when you walk outside and think it’s warm, only to have the temperature gauge read 8 degrees. The low to mid 30′s … 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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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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A Whole Lot of Awesomeness

I have been down and out for the past month- one sickness after another. Luckily, I am now on the mend and itching to adventure again. It doesn’t need to be a big adventure, I just want to be out … 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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