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.Read More»
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.Read More»
An intro to mountain biking with on of Vail’s expert guides.
You can’t fight Vail mountain.
I learned this back in college, when several friends, who were into downhill mountain biking, told me that speed was your friend.Read More»
I am not the first person to compare fly fishing to golf. But after spending a day angling near Vail, Colorado, the parallels became clear.Read More»
All anyone could talk about was how high the water was. Huge winter snowfalls combined with a fast-arriving Spring meant that river runoff in the Vail Valley had pushed local rivers to their peaks. I had seen the raging Gore Creek during the GoPro Mountain Games but I had no idea how good the whitewater was until I found myself in the middle of some Class Four rapids.Read More»
Benjamin interviewing pro skier and avid stand up paddler, Steven Nyman, during the GoPro Mountain Games. Credit: Michael Brown. Courtesy: Adventure Film School.
I’m convinced. The GoPro Mountain Games has got to be Vail’s best kept secret. I’m not exactly sure how or why I didn’t know about this epic weekend of emerging sports, gear giveaways, and rock and roll, but I’m sure glad I know about it now.Read More»