Caching in on Breckenridge

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Geocache Breckenridge Geocaching (n): The use of very expensive satellites to find Tupperware in the woods. With spring break long gone and summer on the near horizon, it is time to start planning for your family’s summer vacation. If you are seeking a different type of adventure that your entire Continue Reading

Hippity Hoppity Easter in Breckenridge

Easter in Breckenridge

Easter in Breckenridge Snow bunnies make way; the Easter Bunny is coming to town. Easter is right around the corner and it is time to finalize your weekend exodus from the city and experience life at 9,600 feet! Skiing late March may be considered low season, but that is not Continue Reading

A Local’s Guide to Breckenridge

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Whenever someone thinks about Breckenridge, Colorado the first thing that comes to mind is almost always skiing; after all, Breck is a world class ski resort.  But, we are here to tell you that our bustling mountain town offers so much more than just spectacular snow and breathtaking scenery. Here is Continue Reading

Skiing Tips For Beginners

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It is time to state the obvious: We love to ski and we want you to be passionate about it, too! Many of us here at Ski Colorado are CO natives who have been skiing for our whole lives and we are eager to share our knowledge with you. Even though we may Continue Reading

Acute Mountain Sickness

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Acute mountain sickness, more commonly known as high altitude sickness, is an illness that affects individuals traveling higher than 8,000’ above sea level.  AMS is not fully understood, but most often occurs when the human body is not given enough time to properly adjust to lower oxygen levels in the Continue Reading

Hiking in Breckenridge: An Introduction to Mountaineering

Colorado Mountaineering is not for the casual adventurer; it is a dangerous hobby and many people have died while climbing the glorious 14ers. Unforgiving terrain, unpredictable weather, and risky people can add together to create a situation where your climbing knowledge and experience will be tested. Just because hundreds of Continue Reading