In-the-Know March Info for Breckenridge


February 23, 2006

3rd Annual Dogterra Event (March 5, 2006)

The Dogterra Events is a canine, skier, and snowshoe multi-sport event to benefit the League for Animals and People of the Summit. Fun and competitive events include ski and snowshoe races, an obstacle course, Frisbee catch and look-alike competitions. This event will take place at the Gold Run Nordic Center, 200 Clubhouse Dr. Call 970-547-7889 or 970-262-0451 for more details.

Spring Break from $827 per person - A Full Week of March Madness
Stay six nights and ski or ride six days and get the seventh day and night free. This package offers lodging and lift tickets for less than lodging alone. Valid March 5-25, 2006, the rate shown is for a queen room at Breckenridge Mountain Lodge. Other properties are available, as well as other room types. Double occupancy is required. Other Ski-Free/Stay-Free packages are available, some restrictions may apply. Visit for more information or to book a stay.

Working Women's Weekend (March 2-4, 2006)
Play hooky for two days and join the ladies for a special getaway. Spend two full days on the slopes advancing skiing techniques and learning in this supportive, female-only environment. The more advanced, adventurous skiers can take advantage of the new Imperial Express SuperChair that services terrain previously only accessed by hiking. Unwind after skiing with fellow participants, or explore the many nightlife options in town. The camp gets started with a Welcome Reception the evening of March 2. This program is open to intermediate through advanced skiers, and is $220 for the program only or $298 for the program plus a two-day lift ticket. For reservations or more information, call 1-888-576-2754 (877-LRN2SKI).

Breckenridge Ski Resort Fast Fun Fact
Left out of the Louisiana Purchase and Texas Annexation, Breckenridge bestowed upon itself the title of "Kingdom." As a result, Breckenridge did not officially become part of the United Sates until 1936, casting it in the unique position of simultaneously being one of the Western United States' oldest and newest communities.

Rocky Mountain Park & Pipe Camp (March 4-5, 2006)
This camp offers participants a chance to experience and improve their skills in one of the most highly rated and well know parks and pipes in the country. Don't miss this opportunity to receive instruction by our top certified instructors. Open to intermediate, all mountain skiers and riders. Two age divisions: ages 7-12 or 13 and above. Lunch on the mountain is included each day. Price is $160 for lesson and lunch. Space is limited, so call 1-888-576-2754 (877-LRN2SKI) for more information or to register.

Cooking Class (March 9, 2006)
The closest thing to Food Network in the High Country. Chef Bob Burden and Beaver Run Resort host an interactive cooking demonstration from 6-9 p.m., featuring a six-course meal in Spencer's Private Dining Room. Call 970-453-8755 to make a reservation.

Spring Massive Returns April 1-17, 2005
Get ready for the fifth annual Spring Massive Festival. This April you'll find concerts, competitions, nightlife, Bite of Breckenridge, exhibitions, jams, film shoots, and the legendary spring conditions that Breckenridge is famous for. Call Breckenridge Ski Resort at 970-453-5000 or visit for updates.

Not to Miss Lodging Deals; 20% off Select Resort Quest Properties
Starting at $416 per night, Main Street Station is the perfect place to stay and play this March. Located only steps away from Main Street and the Quicksilver lift, Main Street Station is the perfect vacation spot. This offer is valid March 10-April 1, 2006 and a five night minimum is required. Other restrictions may apply. Visit for more information or to make a reservation.

Wedgewood Lodge
Wedgewood Lodge offers 58 slope side units rannging from studios to three-bedroom condos, located on the corner of Four O'Clock Road and King's Crown Road, just three blocks from historic Main Street. Rates start at $136 per night from March 10-30, 2006 with a two-night minimum required. Other restrictions may apply. Visit for more information or to make a reservation.