BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. â€“ Dec. 3, 2008 â€“
With amazing snow conditions after a Thanksgiving blizzard, Breckenridge Ski Resort will open Chair 6 today with partial back bowl openings on Peak 8 by the weekend, taking Breckenridgeâ€™s skiable terrain to over 500 acres. With more snow in the forecast, guests should keep a look out for more terrain openings all week. Skiers and riders will be able to experience some of the localâ€™s favorite runs from Chair 6, famous for soft snow and great trees; Solitude, Amen, Snowbird and more will all be opened today.
â€œThis is a great kickoff to the holiday season, allowing our guests to experience our high altitude skiing and riding,â€ said Lucy Kay, Chief Operating Officer at Breckenridge Ski Resort. â€œOur mountain staff has done a fantastic job of utilizing their skills combined with Mother Nature to open this terrain.â€
Additional runs opening this weekend include: Adios, Snowbird, Amen, Lobo, Hombre, Solitude, Too Much, Upper Four oâ€™clock, and more.
For information on Breckenridge including terrain openings, snow reports and more, visit [http://www.breckenridge.com www.breckenridge.com] or call 970-453-5000.