First snow of the season

Oct. 22, 2015

snow at vail buffalo's webcamScreen grab from the Buffalo’s webcam taken at 8:15 a.m.

October 22 UPDATE: Snow is falling at Vail! Watch the live webcams for accumulation throughout the day – more snow in the forecast through tomorrow.

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First Day of Fall 2015

Sep. 23, 2015

andrew taylor vail fall

Happy first day of fall from Vail!

While it may be the “first day” by the calendar, we’ve been seeing those incredible fall colors popping up for a couple of weeks now. We are now heading into peak fall foliage, so if you’re looking for a leaf-peeping get away, this is the weekend to do it! Photos by Andrew Taylor.

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VIDEO: Avanti Express Lift (#2) being replaced with a Six Passenger Lift

Sep. 22, 2015

Vail is in the midst of replacing the four-passenger Avanti Express Lift (#2) with a six-passenger lift. Watch the video above for some highlights of construction work this summer and read on to learn what this change means for the mountain as well as see some photos of construction.

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Vail just keeps on improving

Sep. 18, 2015

Vail Avanti ExpressPhoto of helicopter work to upgrade Avanti Express Lift (#2) this summer, the latest in a long series of investments at Vail.

Vail is known for being one of the greatest ski experiences in the world, and we aim to keep it that way. Every year we invest in improving our facilities and lifts as well as drawing world-class events to Vail – all to ensure an experience like nothing on earth.

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Mowing the runs at Vail Mountain

Aug. 20, 2015

No, it’s not a joke. We really do mow the runs at Vail Mountain.

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Hiking and biking trail closures this week in Vail due to helicopter work on Avanti Express Lift (#2)

Jul. 30, 2015

UPDATED JULY 30: Gondola One and the Eagle Bahn Gondola will open on time at 9:30am and all hiking and biking trails on Vail Mountain (excluding Ridge Route and Radio Flyer) are now open.



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A Summer Full of Music in Vail

Jun. 30, 2015

Ford Amphitheater Vail
Vail has become a live music destination, and summer is where this reputation for incredible concerts really shines. The gorgeous setting and temperate weather make for a perfect setting to enjoy a wide array of musical styles – from bluegrass to classical, rock to reggae, pops to chamber music, the hills are alive with the sound of music each summer in Vail.

Here’s a sampling of what’s in store:

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