29 December 2015

New Year’s Eve at Larkspur

If you’re lucky enough to celebrate New Year’s in Vail, you might as well do it up right. At Larkspur, situated at the base of Golden Peak, you can ring in the New Year in ski pants with our après celebration or you can purchase tickets and get fancy for our evening dance party. Or ...
18 December 2015

Celebrate the Holidays with Vail Marriott Mountain Resort

The holidays are the most magical time of the year and Vail is a perfect place to be.  The town comes alive during the season!  The snow covered Vail Mountain as a backdrop and the quaintness of Lionshead Village make every day here picture perfect. Start creating memories that will last a lifetime with all ...
17 December 2015

5 Reasons Moms Love Vail

Family vacations at Vail are full of magical moments that are sure to make lasting memories. Recollections of skiing or riding down Vail Mountain, ice skating in one of Vail’s quintessential villages and building snow castles are shared by both the young and young at heart. But even the most charmed vacations can leave mom ...
11 December 2015

Vail Insider–Did You Know?

Did you know that you can ski free the day you fly into Vail/ Eagle Airport, slip into cozy slippers during your ski day or ride a gondola to dinner? Check out these hidden gems in Vail that you won’t want to miss this season. Demo the best. Did you know that Vail Sports offers ...
10 December 2015

A Picture Perfect Holiday: Experiencing the Holidays in Vail

Colorful lights bouncing off snow-covered hills, ice skaters twirling to holiday tunes and townspeople sipping toasty drinks around warm fires. If you think this only exists in postcards, think again. While we’re known as a world-class ski town, we have more than meets the eye. Our village comes alive during the holiday season, brimming with ...
20 November 2015

Opening day at Vail – and it’s a POWDER DAY!

WOW what an opening day at Vail! With recent snowstorms bringing over a foot of snow in the lead up to opening day and over 1,150 acres of open terrain, it was already clear that it was going to be a good one. Then the snow started falling at 8am and didn’t let up throughout ...
18 November 2015

Hiking & skinning Vail Mountain: a message from USFS and Ski Patrol

With all this early season snow and opening day approaching Nov. 20, 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. Due to early-season ...
11 November 2015

November 11 snow!

Another snow storm has been rolling through Vail since yesterday evening, bringing 5″ of snow at the 5am report with flakes continuing to fall steadily through midday. Photos from this morning in Vail Village and Lionshead by Andrew Taylor.  Looking ahead, weather models are looking positive for Vail’s opening day, Nov. 20. Here’s the Vail ...
05 November 2015

Over a foot of snow at Vail

Patrol dog Rocky shoulder-deep in snow this morning. P: Andrew Taylor Time to get excited – winter is back in a big way at Vail! We received 10″ on the official Vail snow stake at 5am this morning and have seen at least a few more inches fall throughout the day today. The natural snow coverage ...
04 November 2015

Snowing again in Vail!

  Snow falling heavily in Lionshead around midday. The snow has been falling heavily in spurts throughout the day. There’s more in the forecast through tomorrow so enjoy these pictures and video and check the blog tomorrow for more updates! Snow Nov. 4, 2015Happening now at Vail. 15 days to opening. #VailSnow Posted by Vail on ...