One of the best loved areas in Vail, Blue Sky Basin is known for its beautiful views and endless glade skiing. We were lucky enough to get back there this August and experience this beautiful spot in all its summer glory. See any spots you recognize from winter?
Author Sam Chipkin, originally from New Jersey, moved to Vail last winter. He’s an avid downhiller who spends every day he can on a mountain bike. Follow his adventures on Instagram
So you’ve been on a mountain bike but are looking to test your skills with some of our cross country and downhill trails.Read More»
The first annual Vail and Beaver Creek Restaurant Week, Dining at Altitude, is almost here!Read More»
This Labor Day weekend Vail, Colorado’s renowned local chefs gather for Gourmet on Gore – a fun, outdoor culinary celebration of Vail’s finest restaurants.
Many residents of Vail share a sentiment often expressed by the phrase “I came for the winters, but stayed for the summers.” Visitors during the summer months can relate: Vail is a mountain paradise full of events, activities, and things to explore.
What is your favorite thing about Vail in the summer? Hiking? Biking? Enjoying music in outside venues like the Ford Amphitheater? Let us know in the comments!Read More»
Fireweed Trail is a beautiful, cruisy trail between the tops of our two gondolas, Gondola One and Eagle Bahn. A great option for families or guests just starting to get acclimated to the altitude, this gradual trail is about a mile long and takes between 30 and 40 minutes.Read More»
Connecting Eagles Nest to the familiar winter Patrol Headquarters, the 4.9 mile Grand Traverse trail weaves hikers and bikers through Game Creek and Sun Down Bowls providing varying sections of forest and wide open single track. Learn more about biking this classic Vail trail with great views of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.Read More»