Vail Blog

The Vail Valley offers the best of several worlds: It’s a world-class tourist destination and also a conglomeration of laid-back mountain towns. It’s set in some of the most gorgeous landscapes in the country but also boasts upscale hotels, restaurants and shopping options. It combines a deeply local aesthetic with a world-class reputation. And the Vail Valley information presented in this blog will help you appreciate it all.

Regardless of whether you’re new to the area or a born-and-raised local, the Vail Valley information presented here will help acquaint you with the ins and outs of the area and point you toward the enormous amount of fun, entertainment and engaging activities offered throughout the valley. Consider this blog your friendly, local and intimately informed source for all things Vail Valley. Regardless of the season, our blog will keep you up to date on the latest happenings and exciting activities and events throughout the region. It will give you a sense of what the locals are excited about and steer you toward activities you truly won’t want to miss.

Empower Yourself with Vail Valley Information

Use this blog to stay updated on Vail Valley information that matters to you. From the hottest events around to obscure attractions you’ll be glad to have seen, this blog will keep you in the know about all things Vail Valley. Pore over past and present blog posts to learn more about the area and plan your night and weekend outings. And then get outside and go exploring!

Featured Blog

Check Out These Fall Activities and Events Around Vail

By Tracey Flower | Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Fall might be Vail’s best-kept secret (shhh). The town is quiet and calm, and the weather can be amazing. Of course, you might catch an early season snowstorm or two, but the weather can also be sunny, cool and crisp (in short, spectacular). Even beyond the glow of September, October is full of events and activities... Read More

Pink & Green Collide: It's Pink Vail and St. Paddy's Day This Weekend!

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Ever wondered what all the mountains around you are when you're skiing Vail Mountain? When you're looking to the southwest from Eagle's Nest, you can see Mount of the Holy Cross and Notch Mountain. Headed up the gondola? Check out the Gore Range to the northeast. From Blue Sky Basin, you can see the Ten Mile and... Read More

March is Shaping Up to Be a Great Month for Skiing At Vail & Beaver Creek!

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, March 5, 2019
When visiting Vail this winter, Colorado Snowsports Museum is a must-see for enthusiasts from near and far.  It features an exhibit of the beloved 10th Mountain Division, mountain troops who trained up here during World War II; the Colorado Snowsports Hall of Fame; and lots of information on Colorado's many ski... Read More

Take Your Family Ice Skating During Your Next Trip To Vail

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, February 26, 2019
It may be March, but winter is gearing up in the mountains! Solid powder and packed-powder conditions are regularly reported at our ski resorts, and more snow is on the way. That said, you don't have to be a skier or snowboarder to enjoy all that Vail and Beaver Creek have to offer. Three destination ice-skating... Read More

Burton U.S. Open Begins On Monday & More Snow On The Way

By Caitlin Row | Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Steady snowfall through February means conditions at Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek Resort are holding strong. I skied on Sunday and, once I moved away from the holiday crowds, enjoyed packed-powder conditions all over the mountain. The next big snow day predicted is today, so fingers crossed we see a good result.... Read More

It's Presidents' Day Weekend! Start Planning Your Trip

By Caitlin Row | Monday, February 11, 2019
The long Presidents' Day Weekend is on the horizon, and that means lots of fun is coming our way! Plus, Valentine's Day is Thursday, February 14. It's going to be a weekend of romance for many. More snow is on the way, too. At the time of this writing, I'm seeing snow predictions every day through Saturday, February... Read More