For overnight camping, these are the lakes that make the trip worth it. Take a tent and extra food, because you won't ever want to go home.
This week, free concerts from Cranford Hollow and Johnny Campbell & The Bluegrass Drifters come with guided sunset hikes and lessons on edible mushrooms.
From organic peaches to skateboards to artwork, the Vail Farmer's Market has something for everyone.
Our picks of the best free activities for the week, from concerts to movies to more.
The close in, convenient backpacking destination you won't want to miss this summer.
Keep your wallet in your pocket! Fun & Free stuff to do that won't cost a nickle!
Saddle up for Beaver Creek’s Summer Rodeo series.
There's no place like Vail.
At Vines at Vail Winery, members reap benefits by the barrel.
4th of July
From Grand Traverse to Mountain Star, these are the biking trails and tracks you simply cannot miss.
The best places to bike, hike, paddle and boat this summer
OVER THE TOP
What could be more exhilarating on a bluebird summer day than venturing forth into the wildflower wonderland of the Rocky Mountains?
The real stories. The real people. The real Vail. Delivered fresh to your inbox!
The best meals at the best restaurants in the Vail Valley
An insider’s guide to outdoor lunching in Vail Village, Lionshead, Beaver Creek, Arrowhead, Avon and Edwards.
ART & CULTURE
A scion of sculpture skilled in celestial navigation finds his way as an artist.
A portrait of the Vail Valley’s most prolific muralist, at home with her life
Local artist transforms walls to create beauty.
To Your Health
Local running coaches weigh in on what wrist-worn tech you need—or can do without—on the trail.
Sea level living at 8000 feet. Thick air comes easy, but you have to be willing to pay for it.
A peek inside the slopeside emergency rooms of Vail and Beaver Creek
TO YOUR HEALTH
Community, kids, and culture make Edwards, Miller Ranch, Homestead and Singletree prime locations for locals who no longer want to play the rental game.
Peaceful down-valley lifestyle.
Views that go on forever.
This year's hot summer fashion combines bold patterns with black and white palettes for artistically pleasing looks.
Outerwear and outfits that will turn heads on and off the mountain
Get inspired by the summer heat, colors, and spirit with these stylish looks.