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Vail -- Where to Stay and How to Rent

Connie Lawn | Posted 05.31.2012 | Denver
Connie Lawn

Vail is always glorious, and I have had some of the best times of my life here (and some of the worse, when I broke my hip just standing around last y...

PHOTOS: Top 10 Vail & Aspen Fantasy Ski Homes For Sale

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 05.04.2012 | Denver

Colorado's ski resorts may be having a slower season than usual, but the prices on these fantasy ski homes in Vail and Aspen sure don't reflect any ki...

Springtime in the Rockies 2012

Connie Lawn | Posted 06.02.2012 | Denver
Connie Lawn

We are now in Vail, Colorado, and it is as glorious as it was the many times I have been here before. I am grateful to live to ski another day.

Top 5 Slopes To Celebrate Super Bowl Sunday

The Ski Channel | Posted 04.06.2012 | Travel
The Ski Channel

We've compiled a quick list of some of the nation's top ski resorts to enjoy Super Bowl Sunday.

Despite Record Low Snowpack, Resorts Are Still Packing Them In

Posted 12.30.2011 | Denver

The 2010-2011 season saw record snowfall, but 2011-2012 is off to an alarmingly slow start. The Denver Post reports that throughout the state, snowpac...

Q: When Is A Ski Resort Not A Ski Resort?

Posted 12.04.2011 | Denver

A: In the summer, apparently. Recently passed legislation, however, aims to change that. The U.S. House passed the 'Ski Area Recreational Opport...

Vail Vacation: Get Fit, Lose Weight, Rejuvenate

Meg Hemphill | Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel
Meg Hemphill

You'll leave this mountain hamlet feeling refreshed and looking a little leaner and younger.

Vail Summers: 7 Ways To Have Fun Sans Snow

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Denver

A Greg Norman course, hot summer concerts and a trampoline at 10,000-plus feet… Summer in Vail will keep you as busy as riding on a snow day. Here a...

Must-See Classical Music Festivals

Laurence Vittes | Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts
Laurence Vittes

In the classical music game, summer music festivals are where the action is. Vail features 3 Top 10 American orchestras (Dallas, Philadelphia and New ...

Is This Colorado's Last Resort?

5280 | Patrick Doyle | Posted 08.16.2011 | Denver

On a crisp, sunny day in February, Mike Jackson rockets up the slope of Battle Mountain on a snowmobile, sliding around lodgepole pine trees, leaving ...

Vail -- Best Days!

Connie Lawn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Connie Lawn

Wednesday was our best day yet. The sky was a perfect shade of blue, the sun was bright, the weather fine (in the forties), and the groomed snow was fast and smooth.

Vail Is Splendid

Connie Lawn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Connie Lawn

Some of the best easy cruising trails, including Simba and Born Free, are in the Cascades section of Vail, and the village is a bucolic contrast to the bustle of Lionshead.

Plea From A Foodie Ski Bum: Better Restaurants in Vail, Please

Elizabeth Gunnison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gunnison

Nobody goes to Vail, Colorado to eat. Of this I am certain. People go to Vail to whiz down the side of a mountain on a pair of fiberglass sticks. But eat they must, and dining is where the world-renowned ski resort starts to fall short.

Big Beers, Belgians And Barleywines This Weekend In Vail

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Traditional beer festival season may be in the early fall, but what better time than the dead of winter to celebrate the heartiest of beers? As the n...

Vail Mountain School hosts college fair

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - Vail Mountain School welcomed 27 colleges and universities and over 100 local high school students and their parents to its East Vail...

Warren Miller flick set in Vail, Beaver Creek

Summit Daily News | Summit Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - You might recognize some of the terrain in this year's Warren Miller ski movie. Both Vail and Beaver Creek mountains make appearances...

Vail's Kloser makes it official: He's retiring

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - If you were to pick one name to represent adventure racing in the public consciousness, it would be Mike Kloser. During his 13-year c...

Nutritionist offers weight management in Vail

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - The Vitality Center at Vail Mountain Lodge combines all aspects of health and wellness in one facility, and this weekend, the focus i...

Vail Police arrest theft suspects

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - Vail Police have arrested two theft suspects after a coat was reported stolen Sept. 11 from the Avalon clothing store in Lionshead. W...

Human-caused wildfires further fan flames of beetle-kill debate

CO. Independent | CO Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL -- Wildfire season in Colorado took a while to get going but now appears to be in full swing in late summer, with a blaze near Loveland claiming ...

Cookies, auto parts close Vail parking structure

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - The Vail Transportation Center has reopened after a two-and-a-half hour closure because of "suspicious incidents." The first involved...

Vail seeks panel members

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - The town of Vail is seeking applications from community members to fill a mid-term vacancy on the Vail Commission on Special Events. ...

Gallegos built with the good stuff

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - More than a thousand of Gerald Gallegos' closest friends got together Saturday to swap stories. Mostly stories about him and what he ...

Margaret Rogers, Vail Official,

The Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

VAIL -- Vail Town Council member Margaret Rogers, an attorney, told the Colorado Independent Monday she doesn't expect a new Colorado law allowing loc...

Moose makes a home in Vail

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - Recent moose sightings in Vail Village are causing concern for the town and the Colorado Division of Wildlife mainly because the cow ...