Category Archives: Blog / Area Information

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Pet Friendly Lodging in Breckenridge

5th June 2019   Kristi Stanford  

Breckenridge is a dog-loving kinda town with a beautiful, fenced dog park (complete with mountain backdrop), merchants who have “Doggie Hydration Stations” at their doorsteps along Main Street, a big selection of dog-friendly restaurant patios, and free doggie waste bags in abundant supply throughout town. The tourism office even...Read More

Moose Madness April Sale

1st April 2019   Kristi Stanford  

The record-setting amount of snowfall in March 2019 certainly brought the moose out of hiding! Due to the snow being too deep even for these giant creatures, they tend to spend more time than usual in the roadways, driveways, and packed areas in town. Moose sightings are more common...Read More

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Isak the Beloved Troll Has New Location

1st April 2019   Kristi Stanford  

By Kristi Stanford Odds are high that most visitors to Breckenridge will have one activity in particular on their fun-things-to-do list, and that will be to visit Isak the Troll in his new location following his resurrection in May 2019. Who knew a giant wooden troll would create such...Read More

Best Breckenridge Snowshoe Trails

28th February 2019   Kristi Stanford  

Breckenridge Snowshoe Trails Snowshoeing is a great Breckenridge winter activity for those who do not ski or need an outdoor activity on a non-skiing day. All snowshoe trails listed below have easy ascents and descents which make them great for a low-key, acclimation day before hitting the slopes. Boreas...Read More

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Do I Need a 4WD for My Trip to Breckenridge?

30th January 2019   Kristi Stanford  

We aim to answer the questions we hear our vacation rental guests ask most often. While planning a Breckenridge ski trip, a family or group may make the choice to rent a private vacation home or cabin. Great decision! Staying in a vacation home provides an authentic mountain experience,...Read More

New Year, New Records at Breckenridge Ski Resort

27th December 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Have you heard what an incredible season we’re having in Breckenridge? To date, almost 14 feet of snow has fallen on Breckenridge Ski Resort. The snowfall has been coming on a regular basis with fresh fills of powder every week. Lots of powder equals happy vacationers! The early season...Read More

Breckenridge December Events

29th November 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Holidays aside, December is a not-to-be-missed month to visit Breckenridge with some of the year’s best events. With over 8 feet of snow to date and record-setting early opening of the Imperial Chair, snow lovers are in bliss with the current Breckenridge mountain conditions and dreaming daily of the...Read More

10 of the Best Places to Go Shopping in Breckenridge CO

2nd November 2018   imaneeditor  

by Kristi Stanford, Book Breck Breckenridge is a mecca for snow sports, true, but there’s so much more to our town. Culture, art, history–and shopping! Lots of shopping! Whether you’re looking for cute boutiques, snow gear, souvenirs or other curiosities, there’s plenty of opportunity to go shopping in Breckenridge...Read More

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November 2018 Discounts

31st October 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Small Business Saturday Nov 24, 2018: Receive 10% off 10 hand-selected homes on all reservations made within the next 10 days (through Dec 3, 2018). Discount is good for all upcoming dates with the exception of Christmas/New Year. This discount is only available by calling our office at (970)...Read More

2018 winter preview

Breckenridge 2018/19 Winter Preview and Forecast

31st October 2018   Kristi Stanford  

2018-2019 Ski Season Preview What’s new at Breckenridge Ski Resort this winter and, most importantly, what’s the snow going to be like? Here’s your winter preview. As of today Oct 31, 2018, Breckenridge has received the most snow in Summit County, followed by only 1 inch behind Wolf Creek...Read More

Helpful and Stress-Free Breckenridge Ski Vacation Tips

27th September 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Let’s face it. While we live for our vacations, they can also come with a bit of stress. Add in ice, freezing temps, and a high-maintenance sport like skiing and the stress levels can rise. We’ve got the best helpful tips so you can focus on the magical parts...Read More

Best Breckenridge Restaurants

21st September 2018  Kristi Stanford  

A list of all the best Breckenridge restaurants! As you read through the list keep in mind that this is not your typical dining guide, it is simply our favorite Breckenridge Restaurants that we love and frequent as long time locals. Here at Book Breck we consider ourselves your...Read More