Category Archives: Winter Activities

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

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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

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Where to Find Discounted Lift Tickets

20th September 2018   imaneeditor  

We’re Answering the #1 Question: Where to find Lift Ticket Discounts by Kristi Stanford It’s the number one non-lodging question we are asked by our Book Breck Vacation Homes guests during ski season. With the soaring costs, it’s no wonder everyone wants to know if there is a good...Read More

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Breckenridge Ski Lessons and Tips for First Time Skiers

19th September 2018   imaneeditor  

The Breckenridge ski resort mountain is the biggest draw for winter-time visitors to this beautiful little mountain town.  The great powder and vast terrain attracts those who want to ski or snowboard from all over the world and even those who have never skied but want to give it...Read More

Opening Day at Breckenridge is 11/8/19

9th September 2018   Kristi Stanford  

If you’ve never made it out for opening day at Breckenridge Ski Resort it’s about time you do! It is a unique celebration where winter enthusiasts come together and rejoice over the upcoming season. Skies are crystal blue, the snow is fresh and the running chairlifts and packed, bringing...Read More

Tubing in Summit County is the Ultimate Winter Rush

1st September 2018   Kristi Stanford  

Summit County Tubing Locations: Keystone Resort: Call 970-496-4386 or 800-354-4386 Frisco Adventure Park: Call (970) 668-2558 Copper Mountain: Call (866) 416-9874 Breckenridge Free Sledding Hill on High Street (see below where the best place in town is to find tubes)         When it comes to winter...Read More

A Favorite Attraction: The Breckenridge Gondola

19th February 2018   Kristi Stanford  

For Gondola information call (970) 453-5000  The Breckenridge Gondola is a favorite attraction among visitors and locals alike. Operating since 2006, the Breckenridge Gondola transports passengers to the base of Peak 8 in the Rocky Mountains. The gondola is quite a transportation device, with 121 fully enclosed baskets (cabins)...Read More

Spa Day in Breckenridge

26th October 2017   Kristi Stanford  

Vacation is defined as a “suspension of work or school used for rest and recreation” and Book Breck is proud to work with two local spas that specialize in just that.  We suggest dedicating a day to pampering yourself. Why settle for just another massage while on vacation? Recommended...Read More

Breckenridge Winter Trip Preparations

25th October 2017  imaneeditor  

You’ve reserved a fabulous vacation home through Book Breck, booked your flights, and packed your bags!  Winter trip preparations don’t stop there.  For our guests flying into Denver International Airport and renting a vehicle for the 2-hour trek to the High Country of Breckenridge via I-70, we’ve got a...Read More