06 June 2018

An Interview with 14 year old running phenom Alayna Szuch

One athlete certainly not to miss this weekend at the GoPro Mountain Games is 14 year old Alayna Szuch, a local Colorado running phenom. She has been making waves in the community by finishing in exceptional times and beating competitors much older than her. At last years GoPro Mountain Games, she won the Superfeet Apres ...
01 June 2018

Vail Mountain to Host Annual Clean Up on June 4th

The U.S. Forest Service and Vail Mountain invite community volunteers to join employees for the annual mountain clean-up, scheduled for Monday, June 4. Volunteers will be provided breakfast burritos at Mid-Vail, compliments of Vail Resorts before the clean-up begins. On clean-up day, all volunteers should meet at the base of the Gondola One in Vail ...
03 May 2018

Stay protected from the sun with Supergoop!

Sun Protection – The Sun’s Rays are Stronger at Altitude Did you know Vail receives an average of 300 sunny days per year? Regardless of your year-round location, continue your Vail vacation regime by staying protected with Supergoop’s “#1 piece of beauty advice: wear SPF”. Here in the mountains, we are at higher altitude than you ...
03 May 2018

Your Summer Gear Guide

Summer Gear Guide 2018 Weather in the mountains is notorious for being inconsistent and shifting unexpectedly. So when you can’t choose the conditions, choose like a pro. Helly Hansen Since 1877, Helly Hansen has been on the forefront of innovative products.  With product built in tandem with our outdoor professionals that can’t choose their day, ...
26 April 2018

Best Early Summer Activities

Early summer in Vail is perfect for those looking for quiet reflection and solitude. As the nighttime temps start to warm-up, the wild flowers start to bloom throughout Vail. Here are some of our favorite ways to experience Vail in the early summer months. So pull up a chair, put on a robe or lace up your ...
16 April 2018

2017-2018 Season Recap

That’s a wrap on the 2017-2018 ski season! Thank you to all of our guests who visited Vail this season and every season before. Make more memories next year by purchasing the Epic Pass for the 2018-2019 season. We’ll see you next year!
14 April 2018

Top 10 Photos of the 2017-18 Season

While the temperatures are warming and the flowers are starting to bloom, as always our hearts and thoughts are in winter. Relive our unforgettable 2017-2018 season one more time and explore our Top 10 Photos of the Season and the talented photographers that captured them. 10. Avalanche Rescue Dog Rocky. Photo by David Neff. david-neff.com ...
09 April 2018

Vail Closing Day Information

All the need to know information for this season’s closing day on April 15th. Given the variable spring snow conditions and limited egress routes off the mountain, downloading early at the end of the day to get ahead of the crowd is strongly encouraged. In anticipation of the need to better accommodate guests for downloading, ...
26 March 2018

Vail Mountain to Host Three Interdenominational Easter Sunday Services

Vail Mountain will host its annual interdenominational sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 6 a.m. inside at Eagle’s Nest. The Eagle Bahn Gondola will open to the public at 5:30 a.m. to transport guests from Lionshead. Complimentary baked goods and beverages will be provided. In addition, there will be two afternoon Easter ...
20 March 2018

Does Vail Really have SEVEN Legendary Back Bowls?

Something doesn’t add up! Who’s counting anyhow? Vail’s big claim to fame is that it has 7, count them, seven back bowls. I’m here to tell you, I have skied every trail on Vail and it is just not true….. Vail has EIGHT! Walk through the evidence with me. I don’t know what the logic ...