SkyRun Breckenridge's Latest COVID-19 Updates: 3 Ways Your Travel Is Safe With Us.

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From everyone at SkyRun Breckenridge, we hope you are safe and healthy during this difficult time. Although we're all facing uncertainty and unprecedented obstacles, we are adapting and making our homes as safe as possible for you when Summit County opens back up. What does this look like in action? We want to explain the changes we're making as a business to ensure the safety of guests, employees, and homeowners, as well as ensure flexibility when you decide to book.Please keep in mind; we strongly encourage you to act in compliance in your area and in ours and follow the CDC's guidelines for when and how to travel safely.3 Ways Your Travel Is Safe With UsBook with ConfidenceWe understand it is difficult to make travel decisions during these uncertain times, which is why we are offering a flexible cancellation policy for new bookings. Guests who book May 1 - May 31, 2020, for...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Sponsors Team Argentina!

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For a 2nd year in a row, SkyRun Breckenridge is excited to sponsor a team for the International Snow Sculpture Championship!  This is the 30th Anniversary of the contest and there are 16 international teams representing 12 different countries. SkyRun Breckenridge was honored to provide lodging to Team Argentina at Forest Haus 212.  The championship challenges teams to carve a single 20-ton, 12-foot-tall by 12-foot wide block fo snow without the use of power tools, internal support structures or colorants.   Teams started carving Monday January 20 at 11am, and must be completed by Friday January 24 at 9am, which is when judging will begin.  Mother Nature is being kind with blessed cold weather and light snow which gives the entire scene a whimsical feel as folks stroll through the RiverWalk parking lot to watch the tireless efforts and sculptures take shape.Cast your vote today for the People’s Choice Award at https://visit.gobreck.com/2020-peoples-choice-vote Anna and Heidi,...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Named One of the Hottest Franchises in America by Inc. Magazine

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Breckenridge, Colorado, October 30, 2019 - SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge, a rapidly growing and award winning property and vacation rental management company, was named the 2nd Hottest Franchise in America by Inc. Magazine.Check out the Inc. article titled: From Gyms to Juice Bars, These Are the 10 Hottest Franchise Businesses in America.SkyRun Breckenridge was named the #430 fastest growing companies in American as well as the 4th fastest growing company in the Travel & Hospitality sector and the 10th fastest growing company in Colorado.Media Contact:   Mike McGoff   Phone: 970-300-1815  Email: mike@skyrun.comSource: SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge
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SkyRun Breckenridge Voted Best Property Management Company 4 Years in a Row

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Breckenridge, Colorado, October 25, 2019 - SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge, a rapidly growing and award winning property and vacation rental management company, announced today that it was voted one of the Best Vacation Rental/Property Management Companies in Summit County, CO for the forth year in a row.During the summer, over 3000 people cast their votes for their favorite businesses in Summit County, Colorado. SkyRun Breckenridge was chosen from over 50 property management companies operating within the county including some of the country’s largest national chains. The contest is hosted annually as the “Best of Summit” and people from all over the world are welcome to vote for businesses in many categories including Property/Vacation  Rental Management.“We're really honored to be selected for the 4th year in a row by our guests and homeowners as the top property and vacation rental management companies”, said Mike McGoff Co-Owner.SkyRun Breckenridge opened in 2009 and...
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5 Reasons to Visit Breckenridge in the Fall

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5 Reasons to Visit Breckenridge in the FallBy Stacy Calderon The countdown is on to opening day at the ski resort, but no one's waiting around for the party to start. In the town of Breckenridge, there's something to do all year long, especially during the fall. A lot of it is conveniently just steps from your rental condo or house, making it the perfect autumn getaway. Here are five reasons to visit Breckenridge in the fall.1. The AspensLeaf-peeping is a bona fide pastime in Colorado. The aspens turn a crisp, clear gold, and put on a gorgeous display set against the dark green pine trees. You can enjoy the view from the deck or patio of your Breckenridge rental with a local craft beer in hand. You also have the option of taking a color tour along mountain roads or enjoying the fall show from the hiking trail.2. Celebrate the SeasonBreckenridge...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Earns Top Spot as one of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

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SkyRun Breckenridge Earns Top Spot as one of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Inc. Magazine’s, Inc. 500SkyRun Breckenridge Ranks No. 430 on the 2019 Inc. 500With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 1,043 PercentBRECKENRIDGE, August 2019 – Inc. magazine this week revealed that SKYRUN BRECKENRIDGE is No. 430 on its annual Inc. 500 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. SKYRUN BRECKENRIDGE ranked in the top 10 for companies from Colorado and is the only Inc. 500 company from Breckenridge, Colorado. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. As a locally owned and operated company, SKYRUN BRECKENRIDGE is proud to be recognized in this category, and bring attention to the small businesses of Summit County, Colorado.“WE’RE VERY PROUD TO BE PART OF THIS EXCLUSIVE CLUB. FOR A SMALL FAMILY OWNED BUSINESS TO ACHIEVE THIS LEVEL...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Welcomes Heidi Sheldon as General Manager

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Breckenridge, Colorado, June 24, 2019 - ​SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge, a rapidly growing property and vacation rental management company, announced today that it has hired Heidi Sheldon as General Manager.In this position, Heidi will be responsible for the overall operation of SkyRun directing the operations, reservations, front office, and marketing functions.Prior to joining SkyRun Breckenridge, Heidi was the assistant General Manager for SkyRun Copper. Prior to that Heidi held multiple positions with SkyRun Copper as a reservationist, inspector, and operations manager. Heidi has been in Summit County for nearly 20 years and has previous experience as a raft guide and ski instructor. Heidi has a B.S. in Economics for University of Colorado at Boulder."We are thrilled to expand our team with the addition of Heidi. Her experience with SkyRun will be invaluable to our operations and she brings a wealth of experience in vacation rental management operations, customer service and owner relations," said Mike...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Welcomes Jes Kingston as Director of Operations

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Breckenridge, Colorado, January 25, 2019 - ​SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge, a rapidly growing property and vacation rental management company, announced today that it has hired Jessica Kingston as the Director of Operations. Brian Bruellman, the previous Director of Operations has accepted a promotion to the role of General Manager for the company.

In this position, Jes will be responsible for daily business operations including maintenance management, housekeeping, inspections and the SkyRun Home Care program.

Prior to joining SkyRun Breckenridge, Jes worked as a private consultant helping businesses to increase operational efficiency through process improvement and cost reduction. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Colorado State University, and her Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College.

"We are thrilled to expand our team with the addition of Jes. Her experience in strategic planning will help in developing our employees strengths while providing elevated service for guests and owners," said Mike McGoff, Co-Owner.


Media Contact:
Mike McGoff

Phone: 970-300-1815 
Email: mike@skyrun.com

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SkyRun Breckenridge News, Weather, Power Outages, and Other Important Updates!

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Keep up on SkyRun Breckenridge news, weather, power outages and other important updates!This blog entry is designed to deliver relevant and timely information for SkyRun Breckenridge guests. Below you will find news and relevant links:Colorado Road Conditions:http://www.cotrip.org/map.htm#/roadConditionsLocal Power Outage Map:https://www.outagemap-xcelenergy.com/?state=COApril 20, 2019 @ 1:45 PM MT - Summit Daily News is reporting the first wildfire of 2019 in Summit County.  It is a small 1 acre grass fire located in northeast Silverthorne. Summit Fire & EMS are actively working to contain the fire.  There is no risk to SkyRun Breckenridge homes and authorities believe the fire will likely will die out by hitting snow banks, if not contained sooner.  A good reminder as we enter the warmer months to be "fire wise" and take steps to protect your home from wildfire danger.  Summit Daily will be updating the status of the fire at https://www.summitdaily.com/news/wildland-fire-in-silverthorne-first-of-2019-for-summit-county/June 28, 2018 @ 4:00 PM MT -Summit Daily News...
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Winter Driving Tips

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Know Before You Go: Transportation Tips & TricksTravel in the high country can be tricky to navigate if you’re arriving from warmer climates, so we’ve compiled the details you’ll need to prepare for a safe journey. Keep in mind that conditions and regulations change as rapidly as the seasons, and because of that you’ll want to bookmark cotrip.org on your browser for the most current rules and updates.What is a Traction Law?When weather conditions require, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) may implement special laws called traction laws. You can sign up to receive alerts via text message during your stay by visiting cotrip.org or simply bookmark the site to stay up to date with conditions as things change.During an active period of Traction Law, vehicles are required to have either snow tires, mud + snow tires or a four-wheel/all-wheel drive vehicle. But, just having these types of tires is not enough!...
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Hundreds Of Santas Fill The Streets To Ring In The Holiday Season

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Hundreds Of Santas Fill The Streets To Ring In The Holiday SeasonThe 2017 holiday season is officially upon us as jolly Santa Clauses from around the world fly their sleights into Breckenridge for the annual Race of the Santas down Main Street. At the start of every December, more than 500 festive Santas and Mrs. Clauses take over Main Street Breckenridge, filling the town with furry red suits and an overload of holiday cheer. In addition to the hundreds of Kris Kringles frantically dashing for those coveted cookies and milk, many other events will take place as a part of the festivities including the lighting of the Breckenridge Town Tree!Event Schedule12:00 PM – 6:00 PMHandmade Holiday MarketSwing on over to the Breckenridge Arts District and spend the afternoon creating fun and festive holiday crafts! Perfect for the entire family!3:00 PM – 3:45 PMHoliday Dog Parade RegistrationEven your furry four-legged BFF is...
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Having Trouble With Altitude Sickness? Big Air O2 Has The Answer!

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Having Trouble With Altitude Sickness? Big Air O2 Has The Answer!Feeling dizzy? Lightheaded? Maybe a little nauseous? Out of breath after minimal physical exertion? You maybe be dealing with altitude sickness.Altitude sickness is a very real ailment and is nothing to be ashamed of. The Town of Breckenridge at 9,600 feet above sea level, meaning that when you get into town you are almost twice as high as Denver! Way up here in the Rocky Mountains our air is a bit thinner, and we have a bit less oxygen available to fuel our active bodies.   The effects of high altitude can vary somewhat between individuals and some may only notice minimal symptoms or even none at all! Regardless of your individual fitness level and age, altitude sickness can affect anyone and even seem random at times.The symptoms of altitude sickness are generally fairly mild. Individuals may experience shortness of breath, headache,...
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Race Against The Clock! Can You Escape In Time? Fun For The Whole Family At Breckenridge Escape Room

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Race Against The Clock! Can You Escape In Time? Fun For The Whole Family At Breckenridge Escape Room

60 minutes. 1 Hour. The clock is ticking.Can you disarm the bomb? Will you find the treasure and escape before Captain Steelhook forces you to walk the plank? Can you piece together the clues to solve a murder before the killer returns to the scene of the crime?Escape Room Breckenridge is one of the newest attractions in Breckenridge, bringing fun challenges for families and groups of friends. 3 different variations of games are offered with each one game lasting 60 minutes. At the beginning of each game, your group is locked into a themed room, at which point, the clock starts ticking. Begin searching the room for clues, hints, anything to help you escape! Everyone in your party works together, combining brain power to analyze and decipher the clues.Escape Room Breckenridge offers three fun and challenging games to choose from. Can’t make up your minds? Try all three!

The first challenge is in the “Secret Agent Room” where you must track down a Secret Agent who is on the run after being named the prime suspect in Donna Williams’ murder. Be careful though! Before going into hiding, Agent Q hid a bomb in her office that will explode if you don’t defuse it in time! Better hurry!

Escape Room Breckenridge’s second challenge takes you on a journey back in time to 1952, the Golden Age of Hollywood.   Venture in a glamorous Hollywood Starlet’s dressing room where you’ll find she has gone missing. After being informed of her death, it is now up to you to find the clues and solve the murder before the killer returns to the scene of the crime. He’s on his way, better act quickly!

The third mystery game offered at Escape Room Breckenridge takes place on a pirate ship, where you and your crew-mates have just been captured by Captain Steelhook. While being held captive, Captain Steelhook decided to pluder and pilage the village. Its up to you to find Captain Steelhook’s treasure, and find a way off the ship before he returns! If you don’t escape in time, Captain Steelhook is known for making his prisoners walk the plank… Time is of the essence!

If you think you may be up to the challenge, save $2 per person at Escape Room Breckenridge just by using promo code “SkyRun”!
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Celebrate 55 Years of Ullr Fest In Breckenridge, Colorado!

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Celebrate 55 Years of Ullr Fest In Breckenridge, Colorado!It all started back in January of 1963 when a small group of Breckenridge locals were lounging around, enthusiastically reliving their EPIC powder day and arguing over whose run down the mountain was the MOST insane that day. This tight-knit crew of mountain dwelling ski-techs and snowplow drivers didn’t know it at the time, but this night would inspire a tradition that would become an annual highlight of the Breckenridge ski season.As the night progressed, the conversation turned to crazy storms that had been pounding Breckenridge with endless amounts of that glorious Rocky Mountain “Champagne Powder”. The decision was made that night to pay tribute, give thanks and celebrate Ullr, the legendary Norse God of Snow!Who is Ullr? And how do you pronounce it? The legend of Ullr originated from Norse mythology. The son of Thor, Ullr (pronounced “ool-er”, but don’t worry I...
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Top 5 Ways To Enjoy St. Patricks Day In Breckenridge

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Top 5 Ways To Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day In BreckenridgeSt. Patricks Day is only two days away, and the town of Breckenridge is gearing up for a weekend full of fun, festive activities.  To assist in the planning of your weekend activities, we've put together a list of our Top 5 Ways To Enjoy St. Patricks Day here in Breckenridge! 5. Burke and Riley’s Irish PubAs always, Burke and Riley’s Irish Pub puts on one of the biggest St. Patricks Day celebrations in Breckenridge! Located on the corner of Main Street and Park Ave, Burke, and Riley’s offers true Irish flare. Festive costumes are not only allowed, but strongly encouraged! You may even get lucky and win some free St. Patrick’s Day swag!4. Napper Tandy’s Irish PubFor those looking to close down the bars this St. Patricks Day, Napper Tandy’s Irish Pub is sure to keep the party going until 2 AM!...
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Breckenridge Bucket List: Family Fun!

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Our Top 5 Local Activities for Families this WinterAfter a busy day – or days – of travel, you’ve finally made it to Breckenridge! The kids are going bananas, you’re feeling a little stir crazy, too. And with all that excitement and pent up energy, it’s hard to focus on just which activity you want to do first… Let us help take the guess work out of planning and get you on track to adventure with this list of our favorite local activities for families.SleddingFrolic and play the reindeer way this season with FREE – yes FREE! – sledding at Carter Park in Breckenridge. All you need is your favorite sled and cold weather clothing (don’t forget your mittens and hat!). Pick up a sled from nearby grocery stores or shops for a great deal; prices start around $15.TubingBigger kids and adults can get their thrill on the bigger tubing hills...
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SkyRun Breckenridge Implements SkyRun Direct - Head Straight to Your Property

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Breckenridge, Colorado, August 3, 2018 (Newswire.com) - SkyRun Vacation Rentals - Breckenridge, a rapidly growing property and vacation rental management company, announced today that it has implemented SkyRun Direct, allowing guests to go directly to their vacation rental and avoid the hassles of an office checkin.SkyRun Direct combined with a new two-way texting platform makes it easy and convenient for guest arriving in Breckenridge for their vacation. Guests now receive a text notification that their rental property is ready with their electronic door codes. "We have integrated the entire operational processes into our system providing a seamless notification system. This allows us have visibility of a properties maintenance, housekeeping, and inspection status and when properties are ready for checkin, guests are automatically notified. We are finding that not only are guests getting into their rentals earlier in the day, but the entire experience is enhanced by not having to stop at...
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Wildfire Evacuations in Wildernest

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UPDATE 6/15/2018, 10:00 AMGreat news!  The Buffalo Mountain Fire evacuation order has been lifted!  At 3:00 PM Thursday afternoon residents were able to return to their homes although a pre-evacuation notice is still in place, meaning that another evacuation could go into effect in the event that conditions worsen.  As of Thursday, the fire was reportedly 45% contained and is still considered an active fire.  Those who were evacuated are advised to dispose of all perishable food as the power was out for over 24 hours.  The FIRC (Family and Intercultural Resource Center) has placed multiple dumpsters throughout Wildernest for food disposal.  Please do not dispose of food waste in your normal home or complex garbage receptacle as this will attrack bears and other unwanted wildlife.  Additionally, the FIRC has placed volunteers at each dumpster site to provide complimentary food including staples like milk, eggs, pasta, chicken, fruits and vegetables.  UPDATE 06/14/2018, 2:30...
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WAVE: Light + Water + Sound Festival To Kick Off Summer In Breckenridge

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On May 31st the annual WAVE: Light + Water + Sound festival returns to Breckenridge for it's third year to kick off the start of summer. Artists have begun congregating from around the world to showcase their contemporary public masterpieces incorporated into the local landscape, river and bridges. Relaxing tunes and melodies will soon start to fill the air, adding a touch of magic to the cacophony of birds chirping and water churning as it flows down the Blue River right through the heart of Breckenridge. Giant interactive art installations will start taking shape, becoming one with Colorado’s natural landscape, expanding your consciousness while lending inspiration to your inner creative side. The best part of this vibrant four-day art festival? It’s open to all ages, AND completely free!Immerse yourself in the interactive sea of lights, water, and sound and experience the magic that descends upon Breckenridge to celebrate the start of our...
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Breckenridge Ski Resort Opens For The 2017/18 Season!

Ski season has officially arrived in Breckenridge! Hundreds of excited skiers and snowboarders anxiously waited for the Colorado Superchair Lift to begin turning this morning, eager to get those first turns of the season under their belts. Skiers were greeted by a plethora of opening day activities including giant gooey cinnamon rolls, free t-shirts launched into the crowd from a cannon, smiles and high-fives from resort employees, and of course, smooth turns from the top of Peak 8 all the way to the base.As part of the first chair ceremony, a group of veterans were honored by Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Chief Operating Officer John Buhler, prior to the group boarding chair No. 1 to officially mark the start of the 2017-2018 ski season. John, along with his entire staff at Breck Ski Resort worked tirelessly over the summer to build on and improve upon an incredible ’16-17 season! Here are a...
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