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img_528be49dbe481Looking for some fun in the sun? There is nothing like spring skiing here in the Rocky Mountains! If you are looking for an extremely fun spring break vacation destination then pack your bags and head on out to Breckenridge, Colorado for an experience of a lifetime! Here are five reasons why spring skiing is amazing!

  • Abundant sunshine and warmer days

Spring skiing is the most perfect time for being outside and enjoying everything Colorado has to offer. Not only will you experience the beautiful scenery that surrounds you everywhere you look, you’ll catch some rays and get your tan on while hitting the slopes. So do not forget your sunscreen and soak it all in!

  • Outdoor Après Ski

It is hard not to fall in love with spring skiing after experiencing all of the greatness that goes on during March. Après Ski consists of sunny decks, cold refreshing beer, sunglasses, polish horseshoes, corn hole and much more! With the extra daylight and warm weather, there will be plenty of Après Ski events going on. Don’t miss out!

  • Concerts on Peak 8

Spring Fever is a FREE concert series that is held at the base of Peak 8 during the weekends of March and April. This years line up is Michael Franti & Spearhead on April 9th. Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real on April 16th and, last but not least, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave on April, 17th. Come check it out!

  • Beer Festivals

There is no better way to spend your weekend then with hitting the slopes and tasting delicious beer. Am I right? Well, now that we have that straight, then come enjoy yourself this spring in Breckenridge, Colorado and check out the Spring Fever Beer Festival on April, 9th. There will be over 35 breweries for tasting, free live music, tasty food and retail vendors!

  • Fresh, Soft Snow

drinking-cheersMarch is typically a perfect combinations of warmer, longer days and snowy nights. Even if you are new to the skiing world, waking up to fresh powder covering the slope is a beautiful sight to see. One great perk to the snow being soft is, it makes falling a lot better for the beginners who are just starting!

Spring skiing is a time of year you definitely do not want to miss out on! It is a perfect combination of soft, fresh snow and bluebird days that will put a smile on everyone’s face! After being cooped up all winter long this is a perfect time to get outside and enjoy all that Colorado has to offer!