Contributed by Kristin Yantis
Donny Shefchik of Paragon Guides shares some of his favorite hikes in Vail.
Home to nearly 200 miles of trails, Vail offers a plethora of hiking experiences to choose from on Vail Mountain and throughout the surrounding Gore and Sawatch mountain ranges.Read More»
Summer is just around the corner and we’re kicking it off with one of the most highly anticipated events of the year: the GoPro Mountain Games, June 9 – 12! The country’s largest celebration of adventure sports, music, and the mountain lifestyle, with events ranging from the Steep Creek Kayak Championship to the Bouldering World Cup, mountain biking, DockDog competitions, and more.
Interested in competing against the pros? Want to see if your pup can stand up to the other DockDogs? Or just looking to get outside and hit the trails for a run or a bike ride? It’s not too late to register to compete! Visit www.MountainGames.com to register now! Register by May 31 to ensure your spot and the best entrance rates.Read More»
Summer in the mountains is taking on a whole new feel as Epic Discovery debuts at Vail Mountain this year. Immerse yourself in nature, challenge yourself with thrilling activities like the Forest Flyer, Game Creek Aerial Adventure, ziplines and adventure courses. But that is only half the fun. Explore our natural playground, stand where founders Pete Seibert and Earl Eaton did, and learn about local flora and fauna with Epic Discovery’s learn through play elements.Read More»
It’s been another unforgettable season at Vail Mountain and we can’t thank you enough for being a part of it! Watch some of our favorite moments from this season in our Season Recap Video. With powder skiing from opening day until closing day, this season was one for the record books.Read More»
When the sun goes down, you’ll probably be groovin’ at one of Vail’s many live music venues. Feast your ears on everything from jazz to world-class DJ’s to local bands at some of the most popular places to take in scene in Vail. Pro tip: check out Vail’s events calendar ahead of your visit to buy tickets for any of Vail’s larger events. Use this list as a starting point, or stroll along Bridge Street and listen for whatever tickles your fancy!
Snowy weather in the forecast for 2015-2016 closing weekend.
We are getting ready to wrap up Vail’s 2015 – 2016 winter season. It’s been an incredible season with outstanding spring conditions that allowed us to extend the season by a week! Get all the details on closing weekend and thank you for joining us at Vail for another unforgettable year!Read More»