We’ve received over 2 feet of snow since this latest round of storms started Saturday night, making for some of the best early season conditions Vail has ever had! The powder has been light and soft and the skiing and riding have been unbelievably good. New terrain is opening daily so stay tuned for big terrain announcements, just in time for Thanksgiving.
Photo by Connor Walberg
Fresh snow, tons of terrain openings – what a way to kick off the 2014/15 season at Vail!Read More»
With over 3ft of new snow this week and opening day approaching Nov. 21, more and more people are strapping on their skins and snowshoes and heading up the mountain. Your cooperation with Vail Ski Patrol and U.S. Forest Service’s guidelines for safely skinning and hiking up Vail Mountain are what make the opportunity possible.
A few key pointers:Read More»
We’re kicking of the 2014/15 winter season with 2 weekends of Vail’s annual early-season festival, Snow Daze!Read More»
As the fall colors blend into early season snowfall, it’s hard not to feel giddy about the winter ahead. Vail opening day is Nov. 21, 2014!Read More»
Being a kids ski and snowboard instructor can seem like the most fun job ever – ripping around Vail Mountain with a small platoon of aspiring Lindsey Vonns, endless hot cocoa – but it can also take a lot of energy and patience.
So what makes a great kids ski and snowboard instructor? We spoke with Vail Kids Ski Instructor, Janet Lawrence, to get the story on why teaching kids to ski has become a lifelong passion.Read More»