We put Lindsey Vonn behind the counter as a guest service employee-in-training at Vail. In just a hat and glasses, with a “Lindsey” name tag, you’d think she would be easy to recognize. Think again!Read More»
Don’t miss it! Spring Back to Vail is the largest end of season celebration in the Rocky Mountains. This year’s festivities span over two weekends including free live concerts, the World Pond Skimming Championships presented by Red Bull, Bud Light après after-dark parties, Red Bull Great Race 2.0, base area giveaways, and so much more!
Lieutenant Nathan Rimpf cruises down Lindsey’s with the Vail Veterans Program.
On July 8th, 2012, while serving in Afghanistan, U.S. 1st Army Lieutenant Nathan Rimpf stepped on an improvised explosive device (IED). While injured from the IED, the Lieutenant was able to remain calmly in control and effectively move his unit to a safer area of the grounds. It wasn’t until after his unit was in a more secured environment that Lieutenant Rimpf acknowledged his legs were severely injured.Read More»
Fight cancer with Pink Vail on April 5th, to benefit the Shaw Regional Cancer Center.Read More»
Announced today, the partnership between Verbier, Switzerland, Les 3 Vallées, France and Vail Resorts has been renewed for the 2014/2015 season!Read More»
Want to get paid $1,000 weekly to experience all of Vail in the summertime while simply sharing your experiences by blogging, interacting on social media, capturing videos and more? Then apply for America’s Best Summer Job in Vail!Read More»
New to skiing or snowboarding and visiting Vail for the first time? The mountain’s size can initially be intimidating, and while the ski runs are a bit (or much) longer than what one would encounter at other ski areas, there are plenty of runs where beginners can cruise along comfortably, enjoying views and groomed terrain while exploring different areas.
Here is an example mountain tour for the beginner level skier or snowboarder. Follow each step below over one full day or several days. The outline below will give you an enjoyable cruise as well as picturesque views of the entire frontside of the mountain.
Read on to find out where to go!