Vail Unscripted: S3E2 Mid Week

Dec. 12, 2013

Where is everybody? We explore the slopes during the week to see why it’s some people’s favorite time to ski.

Read More»

VIDEO: Highline opens for the 13/14 season

Dec. 6, 2013

Snow conditions at Vail

A foot of new snow over the last 2 days was enough to bring OpenSnow‘s Joel Gratz to Vail for fresh tracks on the newly opened Highline Express Lift (#10).

Read More»

VIDEO: Early December Snow in Vail!

Dec. 5, 2013

Great early season powder at Vail

A foot of snow over the last 48 hours made for the best conditions of the season thus far!

Read More»

Vail Unscripted: S3E1. Opening Weekend.

Nov. 27, 2013

Early season snowfall made for a great opening weekend at Vail! Here’s what skiers and riders had to say about conditions, terrain openings and what makes Opening Day at Vail special.

Read More»

Opening Mountain Top Express Lift (#4)!

Nov. 27, 2013

Vail Lift UpgradesMountain Top Express Lift (#4) got a major upgrade this summer, converting it from a 4-passenger to a 6-passenger high speed chair. With these great early season conditions, we were able to open it for the 2013-14 ski season this morning, bringing us to over 650 skiable acres here at Vail with more terrain opening every day.

Read More»

VIDEO: Signs of Winter

Nov. 5, 2013


When leaves start changing in September, skiers, riders and even patrol dogs know that the first rounds of snow were on their way. With 40 inches of snow by Nov.4, this is how Vail turns from a summer playground to a winter wonderland. Video features Joel Gratz of OpenSnow, Buzz Schleper of Buzz’s Boards and […]

Read More»

Videos of early season conditions at Vail

Oct. 8, 2013

November December snow at Vail

Curious what the snow is like in Vail in November and early to mid December? Here’s a few videos of conditions last year to give you an idea. Of course every year brings different storm systems and there’s no way to predict what this winter will bring, but in our book any day spent on skis or a board in the fresh Rocky Mountain air is a good day.

Read More»