Labor Day Weekend in Vail

Aug. 23, 2014

Vail hiking trails
Celebrate the end of summer at Vail with scenic gondola rides, family-friendly activities at Adventure Ridge, and great on-mountain dining options this Labor Day Weekend!

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USA PRO CYCLING CHALLENGE RETURNS TO VAIL, CO

Aug. 18, 2014

The USA Pro Cycling Challenge is back in Colorado with the legendary Vail Time Trial taking place Saturday, August 23rd!

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#VailBen Dispatch 12: The Best Thing I’ve Done All Summer In Vail

Aug. 13, 2014

Well that went by way too fast. America’s Best Summer Job, my 10 week adventure experiencing and documenting the best Vail Summer has to offer, has come and gone. And now that my incredible journey is over, everyone wants to know one thing: what was my favorite part? Hold on, I’ll get to that.

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#VailBen Dispatch 11: My Favorite Hotels In Vail

Aug. 7, 2014

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My bedroom at The Sebastian
 

The hardest part about visiting Vail, Colorado might be deciding where to stay. With a wide variety of lodgings—from traditional hotel rooms to multi-floor slopeside residences—Vail has a bed for every style and budget. I should know; over the last 10 weeks I have stayed in 12 different Vail properties

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#VailBen Dispatch 10: My Favorite Spots for Summer Apres and Vail Happy Hours

Jul. 21, 2014

Benjamin enjoying a late afternoon strudel at Alpenrose.

Benjamin enjoying a late afternoon strudel at Alpenrose.

Apres Ski is as much a part of Vail culture as actual skiing. But just because the snow melts doesn’t mean the sunset parties stops.

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#VailBen Dispatch 9: Learning About The Mountain—and Myself—at Adventure Ridge

Jul. 15, 2014

Benjamin (left) at the top of the China Bowl.

Benjamin (left) at the top of the China Bowl.

Adventure Ridge isn’t kids stuff.

I learned this the hard way last Saturday when I made my way up to Eagle’s Nest for a day of activities at the top of the mountain.

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Adventure Ridge at Vail

Jul. 14, 2014

 

Ropes course in colorado

Ziplining, ropes courses, biking, hiking, horseback riding, great food, unbelievable views…there are so many reasons to ride up Vail’s Eagle Bahn Gondola to visit Adventure Ridge at Vail.

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