It's winter!! An endless white silence cover the forests, the trees and the mountains. The birds are hidden in a lea of wild flowers. The wind cloak the twitter of the birds. The snowflakes are playing with the trees, the oaks and the acid. Suddenly, a big noise freezes everything that is moving.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowmobile in Breckenridge Ski Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado USA
This wonderful ski resort is one of the two most visited in North America and one of the most popular of the world. Ski Magazine ranked it in the top 10 ski resorts in the US and BBC ranked it in the top 5 ski locations of the world. On peak 9 people can ski and snowboard, but on peak 10 is the tough stuff.
In Breckenridge there is also the Imperial Express Super Chair, the highest chairlift in North America. Snowmobiling is one of the sports Breckenridge is popular for. There are 5 terrain parks in twenty five acres including the Freeway Terrain Park, consistently ranked as one of the best on the continent by Snowboarder, Transworld and Snowboarding magazines.
Average snowfall is 300 in/762 cm and skiable acreage is 2358 ac/9.54 km². Vertical drop is 3398 ft/1036 m. Number of runs is 155 and number of lifts is 29. Open season lasts from mid-November to mid-April.