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Reviews for Breckenridge

Read skier and snowboarder-submitted reviews on Breckenridge that rank the ski resort and mountain town on a scale of one to five stars for attributes such as terrain, nightlife and family friendliness. See how Breckenridge stacks up in the reviews, on and off the slopes, from skiing and family activities to the après scene. Read up on pros, cons and other comments in reviews left by fellow skiers and riders. Don't forget to submit your own Breckenridge review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your skiing and resort experience. For more destination information, click Add to Compare to see a side-by-side comparison of Breckenridge vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total).

by: Stephen Janisch - 19th July 2018

  • 2
  • Beginner
  • 1Intermediate
  • 2Expert
  • 2All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3Family Friendly
  • Aprés Ski
  • Terrain Park
  • 1Overall Value

Long lines at every lift, terrain is not as good as other resorts nearby.

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Breckenridge was the most disappointing experience I've had at a ski resort. We have skied at many places in the western mountains, but this was the most overrated place we have gone. The intermediate terrain would probably be classified as beginner terrain at most other parks. We skied the black diamonds on Peak 10 the whole second day, and we never ski black diamonds anywhere else. We went the week between Christmas and New Years (actually 12/27 through 1/3), so I expected long lines, but the lines seemed to be longer at Breck than at Keystone and much longer than at A-Basin. In fact the lines were almost non-existent at A-Basin, which is where we ended up skiing most of the trip because it was so much fun. I can't imagine ever wanting to go back to Breckenridge.

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  • erik (8th December 2018)

    I don’t know if this is by favorite mountain to ski on but this is definitely my favorite ski town. It’s very...

  • Stephen Janisch (19th July 2018)

    Breckenridge was the most disappointing experience I've had at a ski resort. We have skied at many places in the western mountains,...

  • mpitts.us (22nd April 2018)

    Breckenridge is the 1st or 2nd most visted ski area in the US depending on who you ask. Why? I HAVE ZERO...

  • nnn (1st April 2018)

    Overall, quite a friendly resort but a) WAY too expensive (esp. ski lifts, but food and drinks as well) b) too many...

  • cath.haynes (9th January 2018)

    Colorado is having a low snow start to the Season but Breckenridge have made an excellent job of making snow to open...

  • Tary Anonymous (2nd January 2018)

    Really poor conditions, coupled with crowded slopes and outrageously long lift lines made it a very un-satisfying (yet still VERY expensive) family...

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