Vail Lodging: Mountain Haus (VIDEO)

Feb. 11, 2013

Nestled along Gore Creek at the Covered Bridge in the heart of Vail Village, Vail’s Mountain Haus is steps away from all the great shopping and dining that the Village has to offer and is only 100ft from the One gondola. Accommodation ranges from hotel rooms to luxury condos.

The Mountain Haus rates and availability through - you can always shop rooms and rates for all the properties in Vail through’s central reservations online!

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Videos of late January snow conditions in Vail

Feb. 1, 2013

January snow Vail

Warning: videos of conditions at Vail from January 29th and 31st might cause immediate need to take a sick day from work.

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Vail Unscripted: S2E2. Holiday skiing in Vail.

Dec. 29, 2012

Guest testimonials Vail
Guests skiing and riding at Vail during the holidays talk about the conditions, the food at The 10th, and the gondola.

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What it takes to open Vail’s Back Bowls

Dec. 17, 2012

Every year Vail Ski Patrol and Mountain Operations work tirelessly to open the Back Bowls. Their work consists of analyzing how the snow has fallen, digging pits, doing snow profiles and blasting potential problem areas. It’s tough, technical work but it’s essential to making sure that the Bowls are not only skiable but safe.

Vail ski patrol opening back bowls

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Vail Unscripted: S2E3. First Turns of the Season.

Nov. 30, 2012

Guest experiences at Vail
Just after the opening for the season, we went out to see how our guests have been enjoying their first visits to Vail this year. From Londoners to CU Boulder students to locals and visitors from Connecticut and Minnesota, hear what they had to say about their first turns of the season at Vail!

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Vail Gondola Construction Update

Nov. 9, 2012

Vail is building a new Gondola for the 50th anniversary this winter season! This post will give you an inside look at the construction process. Updates are in chronological order, with the most recent on top!

November 9, 2012

With one week until opening day, gondola construction is complete!

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The Spirit of Vail (VIDEO)

Sep. 25, 2012

Young or old, skier or snowboarder, from near or far, those who love the mountains share something in common… a feeling that is difficult to put into words. While looking at footage from the past 50 years at Vail, similar shots kept jumping out at us. When combined into one video, they show that while the equipment, the town, and the mountain have changed, the reasons that people love to visit Vail have remained the same.

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