Spring skiing holds a special place in every Coloradoans heart. It’s a time when the skiing itself isn’t the best (conditions are a bit slushy), but spirits are high. There’s really nothing better than speeding down the slopes with a short-sleeved shirt on (or, in some cases – a bikini top). Here’s a guide to […]

Ultimate month-long package lets guests enjoy Vail with all the mountain living perks   Hiking, biking, attending concerts, shopping at the Farmer’s Market – guests can treat Vail as their hometown with Antlers at Vail’s new Ultimate Vail 30-Day Live Like a Local package (hiking photo © Jack Affleck).   Vail, Colorado – March 2, […]

Spring in a mountain town is far from typical. Most people think of blossoming flowers, green grass, and blue skies on the first day of spring. And, while this does happen, it really starts looking like typical spring much later than spring typically is – in May, for example. This may sound a bit sad, […]

Do you enjoy good film? Don’t miss the 14th Annual Vail Film Festival – a weekend full of film screenings, networking events, educational projects, and workshops. This event is held in Vail each year, and is hosted by the Colorado Film Institute. This year’s festival celebrates Women Filmmakers. Every film must be written, directed, and/or […]

Do you have weekend plans? If you don’t, then you now have a great plan. If you already had plans – well, you should probably scrap them and do this instead. This weekend is the last of the events of the 35th Annual Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships in Vail, Colorado. They began on Monday, […]

Vail and Beaver Creek are great choices if you’re looking to vacation with your family in Colorado. Whether you’re traveling from across the country to ski, or you’re a native looking to enjoy your own backyard, there are countless activities for you and your entire family to enjoy. Here are our 3 of our favorite […]

Most ski towns have celebrations in the middle of winter, to ease the cold weather doldrums (honestly, any excuse to get together and have a good time, and we’ll take it!). Vail is no different. Every year, all the businesses and locals work together to throw CarniVail; a big, fun, New Orleans style celebration. Here […]

Winter is a difficult time for many – it tends to be gloomy, and the cold weather can make you feel a great need to hibernate. Resist this urge – sleeping more will only make you feel more down in the dumps. What you need is an escape to a winter wonderland. A place where […]

What is après ski? Locals talk about it with great fondness – any people ski just for the après. But, what exactly is it? a·près-ski äprāˈskē/ noun: après-ski the social activities and entertainment following a day’s skiing. “the après-ski disco” Après ski is on of the best parts about skiing or snowboarding: Nothing beats grabbing […]