BEWARE! Costly Service Fees.. Airbnb & Vrbo
A simple Google search of Airbnb & Vrbo “service fees” will quickly garner a search results page full of articles and forums of disgrunteled travelers (and homeowners/vacation rental businesses) regarding the costly fees that Airbnb (and, recently) Vrbo/Homeaway charge in addition to traveler and owner fees. However, there seems to be a lot of confusion surrounding the fees. What are… Read More
COVID-19 & Breck.. What You Need to Know
Last Monday, March 16 2020, both the Breckenridge City Council members and Summit County officials met late in the afternoon to discuss what has been at the top of all American’s (and the World’s) minds for weeks… The COVID-19 Virus (also known as the Coronavirus). Less than 48 hours prior to this meeting, shocking news had been announced by Vail… Read More
Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Breckenridge
With its twinkly lights, soft snow setting and romantic Victorian theme throughout, Breckenridge truly oozes romance. So, this Valentine’s Day, why not impress that special someone in your life with a weekend getaway to Breckenridge? Breckenridge is the perfect setting to reignite that ‘flame’ and has a variety of activities for any couple – on AND off the slopes! At… Read More
2020 Snow Sculpture Winners Announced!
In January, 2020 the picturesque town of Breckenridge played host to the world reknowned International Snow Sculpture Championships for it’s 30th consecutive year where 16 teams gathered from around the world to hand-carve 20-ton blocks of snow into enormous, intricate works of art using only hand-tools and their imaginations. And on Saturday, January 25th, the winners were annonced. Taking home… Read More
Spend The Holidays in Breckenridge!
Although the popular saying may be “there’s no place like home for the holidays”, at Ski Country Resorts we like to think that there’s no place like home away for the holidays! Maybe it’s because Breckenridge offers the absolute perfect backdrop to make anyone’s holiday season magical. With blankets of fluffy snow and twinkly lights draped across all of the Victorian era… Read More
2019 Thanksgiving Feast Options in Breckenridge
Looking to ‘gobbble til you wobble’ this Thanksgiving? Well why not!? That’s the beneift to celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday in Breckenridge.. Going back for those seconds (or thirds, or fourths!) can be done so guilt free because all it takes is a couple of after turkey day turns on the slopes to reset everything! (discaimer : we are not cetified dietary nutritionists,… Read More
2019 Mountain Dew Snowdance
Last year the Breckenridge Ski Resort, partnering with Mountain Dew, debuted the Mountain Dew Snow Dance on Peak 8 in Breckenridge. The high energy event brought an exciting early Ski Season experience with hopes and anticipations of summoning the snow! The all day activities included an on-mountain DJ, live music, a friendly yeti, pro skier and snowboarder sightings and a… Read More
Breckenridge 2019 Opening Day
This is it, folks! The countdown is finally winding down and we are less than 24 hours away from Breckenridge’s 2019 Opening Day! And with the octSNOWber we experienced up here in high country (the snowiest October on record), this Opening Day is sure to be one for the books! With over 50″ of accumulated powder from early winter snow storms… Read More
The Rocky Mountain Race To Open .. Ski Season is HERE!
It’s hard to believe that it’s been nearly a week since two of North America’s Ski Resorts had announced they were open for the 2019/2020 Ski Season! In case you missed it, last week Summit County Colorado endured an icy blizzard that dumped snow across the region putting at the fore-front of everyone’s minds the question of which local Ski… Read More
Dining Passports & Fall in Breckenridge
It’s October in Breckenridge and Summer Season is winding down. The leaves are changing, the air is crisp.. And Main Street is navigable! Many may consider this time of year a less desirable time to visit but, at least in our humble opinion here at Ski Country, they would be wrong. Yes, yes. We may be a bit bias and believe… Read More