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Vail Mountain is Now 100 Percent Open
28 December 2018

Vail Mountain is Now 100 Percent Open

Following 13 inches of snow in the past seven days and with more in the forecast as the New Year approaches, Vail Mountain is now 100 percent open. All lifts at Vail Mountain are operational for the season, providing access to 5,289 skiable acres of terrain, the most currently open in Colorado.
Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships to Remain in Vail Through 2021
20 December 2018

Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships to Remain in Vail Through 2021

Burton Snowboards, the Town of Vail, and Vail Mountain officially announced today a three-year contract extension that will keep the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships in Vail, Colorado through 2021.
Vail and Beaver Creek Junior Ski Patrol Program Returns for Second Season
29 October 2018

Vail and Beaver Creek Junior Ski Patrol Program Returns for Second Season

Vail Mountain, the Vail Ski Patrol and Helly Hansen will partner this winter with Beaver Creek Resort and the Beaver Creek Ski Patrol to expand the Junior Ski Patrol Program which debuted at Vail last winter. The Vail and Beaver Creek Junior Ski Patrol Program, presented by Helly Hansen, will be open to 18 select students. To be eligible for the program, students must be in grades 8 through 10, at a level 7 skiing ability, be available for all program dates, and submit an application.
Mid-Season Conditions Await Holiday Skiers and Riders at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte
17 December 2018

Mid-Season Conditions Await Holiday Skiers and Riders at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte

It’s been an historic start to the winter season at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone and Crested Butte, with record early openings, plentiful amounts of snowfall and terrain, and conditions that are comparable to late-January last season. Now is a great time for skiing and snowboarding in Colorado, as all five resorts head into the holidays with mid-winter conditions and festive events.
Vail Resorts Announces Pending Sale of East Vail Land Parcel for the Development of Workforce Housing to Address Community Need
11 October 2018

Vail Resorts Announces Pending Sale of East Vail Land Parcel for the Development of Workforce Housing to Address Community Need

Vail Resorts today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell a 23-acre parcel north of Interstate 70 located at the East Vail exit to Vail-based Triumph Development.

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Vail’s LEGENDARY Back Bowls? Are they really?

I’ve been here too long to be a good judge anymore. I’m still ‘wow’d, and already love this mountain so I’m a tad biased. I had an opportunity to see Vail through someone else’s eyes this week and it was telling to be sure. As a member of PSIA, (Professional Ski Instructors of America), we ...

5 Most Unique Places to Stay in Vail

January 4, 2018 Whether you’re planning a last minute mountain escape with friends, or a mid-winter getaway for the whole family, explore premier lodging in Vail. From ski-in, ski-out hotels, to premium residences and international resorts, the lodging opportunities in Vail are endless. To help you plan your winter getaway, we’ve put together a list ...

A Legendary Start

No hyperbole about it, the start to the 2018/19 season has been nothing short of legendary.  Snapshot of the season What’s made it so incredible? Here’s a snapshot: First early opening, Nov. 14, since 2002. The most open terrain in North America with over 5,000 acres. One of the earliest openings for the Back Bowls, ...

Enhanced Snowmaking to transform the early-season terrain experience at Vail, Keystone and Beaver Creek

December 7, 2018 VAIL RESORTS COMMITS TO $175 MILLION TO $180 MILLION IN CAPITAL INVESTMENTS TO REIMAGINE THE GUEST EXPERIENCE FOR THE 2019-20 SEASON Proposed plans to invest in state-of-the-art, energy-efficient Snowmaking technology and infrastructure upgrades will help to drive an earlier, more predictable opening date, high-quality conditions during the early-season across Vail, Beaver Creek ...

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