Party Like It’s 799 at Ullr Fest

If you’re planning to shred the slopes in Breckenridge, CO this season, don’t miss the festival of all festivals! Ullr Fest will celebrate 55 years January 10-13, 2018. Don your favorite horned Viking hat and join the festivities at what promises to be the best party this side of Norway. Ullr Fest boasts the biggest bonfire in town and more than 12,000 Ullr enthusiasts crowding the streets for the Ullr parade promising some very interesting and snowy floats. Oh, and don’t forget Ullr himself, who is ready to party with you! Here’s where to stay and what to do while you are enjoying Ullr fest:

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Planning Your First Ski Vacation in Colorado

First time planning a ski vacation in Colorado? Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the options? This primer will have you headed in the right direction with your planning, first!

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Last Minute Savings on Thanksgiving Lodging in Colorado

Not sure what you’re doing for Thanksgiving yet? Summit Resort Group is offering you the chance to do something different this year and book a mountain getaway. You can make this Thanksgiving a ski vacation with a 25% discount off lodging deal that is valid on vacations through December 14th. So even if a Thanksgiving trip doesn’t work out with your family’s plans, there are still a few weeks after that you can take advantage of this discount.

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Ski Season Opening Days Guide 2017-2018

When the sound of autumn leaves crunching underfoot changes to packed snow, you can’t help but imagine fresh tracks on your favorite mountain. Even if you’re in an area that won’t see storms for weeks (or months), there are reminders that opening days are dropping: sports shop tune-up clinics, local gear swaps, and sweet deals popping up. Whether you’re unpacking your ski sweaters or hustling for passes, it’s time to start planning for ski season 2017-18.

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A-Basin Taps into the Heart of Off-Piste Adventure

After opening the legendary Montezuma Bowl in 2007, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, located just outside of Keystone and Breckenridge, has not added any new terrain in the last ten years. Sure, they have done some great improvements to the lodge area, and brought in new opportunities for gear and rentals, but a decade later, with resorts all over Colorado and the West patch-working epic terrain together like grandma’s black diamond quilt, locals were starting to wonder if their beloved A-Basin was maybe falling a little bit behind. Until now.

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Will There Be a Last Chair? 2016-2017 Ski Season Resort Closing Dates

The trees budding all across the Front Range in Colorado and Utah, and water sprinklers feverishly spraying golf courses are signs that spring is on us and summer is near. To the dismay of skiers and riders alike, it’s time to say goodbye to the bittersweet 2016-2017 ski season.

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A-Basin Adds Thrilling Backcountry Terrain

If you’re an expert skier who’s looking for a new challenge, a thrilling place to ski, and a true mountain adventure, you’ll love the backcountry terrain addition to Arapahoe Basin ski resort. This 468-acre expansion puts Arapahoe Basin in the big leagues when it comes to expert skiing destinations.

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