19 February 2019

Pink Vail 2019 – Every Cancer, Every Color

On March 16, Vail Mountain will host Pink Vail, the world’s biggest ski day to conquer cancer. This all-day event features live music, deck parties, costume contest, kid’s activities and more. 100% of Pink Vail donations and registration fees benefit all patients at Shaw Cancer Center through enhancements to patient care and patient programming. All ...
11 February 2019

Making “a turn for the worse?�

Making “a turn for the worse?� Does your first run for the day feel wobbly, like your first run for the season, or worse like your first run ever? I heard a couple guys on the chair say that recently and it got me thinking about my own turns and how I could make a ...
17 January 2019

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 ...
04 January 2019

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 ...
11 December 2018

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, ...
07 December 2018

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 ...
29 November 2018

Vail Mountain Opens Blue Sky Basin

November 29, 2018 Resort Boasts Most Open Terrain in North America with More Than 4,200 Skiable Acres After receiving an additional four inches of snow overnight and more in the forecast through the weekend, Vail Mountain opened Blue Sky Basin today. This is the second-earliest opening for Blue Sky Basin in history, behind only the ...
20 November 2018

Ready. Set. Snow: Vail Mountain Early Season

The off-season slumber is finally over, there’s no time to hold back. It’s time to jump into mountain mode! From now until Snow Days (Dec 13-16) the first days at Vail are non-stop action. Don’t hit snooze when it comes to starting your ski season, get out here and enjoy top-to-bottom skiing and riding at a place ...
20 November 2018

Vail Mountain to Expand Terrain to 900 Skiable Acres

  November 15, 2018 Following an early opening for the 2018-2019 ski and snowboard season, Vail Mountain will expand its open terrain to more than 900 skiable acres on Saturday, Nov. 17. The resort will begin operating Northwoods Express (#11) and Sourdough Express (#14), with more than 300 acres of beginner, intermediate and advanced terrain ...
13 November 2018

Vail Resorts Announces Long-Term Wind Energy Contract and Plan to Eliminate Conventional Single-Use Dining Plastics in its ‘Commitment to Zero’

Vail Resorts Announces Long-Term Wind Energy Contract and Plan to Eliminate Conventional Single-Use Dining Plastics in its ‘Commitment to Zero’ “This agreement is just one of many ways Vail Resorts is working to be an industry leader in preserving the environment by bringing more renewable energy online,� said Katz. “While we continually work with local, ...