Village Talk

A First-timer's Guide to Uphill Adventuring

Suit up with the right gear and knowledge to make your AT adventure on the slopes at Vail or Beaver Creek warm, dry, and safe.

12/03/2021 By Kyle Zinkula

Village Talk

Vail's New E-Vehicle Service Takes Big Rigs off the Streets

The pilot program to deliver supplies to local businesses helps clear the roads—and the air—in pedestrian-focused Vail Village.

12/03/2021 By Devon O'Neil and Kyle Zinkula

Village Talk

A Local Hyperbaric Chamber Is Setting Records and Changing Lives

A local rehab center introduces a specially designed high-altitude chamber to treat a range of serious conditions in the Vail Valley.

12/16/2020 By Ted Katauskas

Editor Picks

Quarantine Routines

How do the editors of three mountain town magazines maintain sanity while sheltering at home in Aspen, Park City and Vail? Planting a window garden, escaping to nature, and splurging on bourbon.

05/19/2020 By Jane Gendron, Cindy Hirschfeld, and Ted Katauskas

Health

Well + Being Spa Brings a Luxe Touch to Ski Recovery

The new concept opened in the Vail Marriott earlier this month.

12/03/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Thanksgiving

9 Ways to Earn Your Bird on Thanksgiving Day

From turkey trots to slower-than-gravy yoga flows—a cornucopia of ways to sweat before you feast this Thanksgiving.

11/25/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Health

Will Cordillera’s Clubhouse-Turned-Rehab Center Be the New Gold Standard for Addiction Treatment?

All Points North Lodge (formerly the Lodge & Spa at Cordillera) prepares to receive its first patients—and redefine the gold standard in high-end recovery.

11/12/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Health

The Valley's First Dedicated Cycling Studio Lands in Avon

If you like singletrack and SoulCycle, you'll love PeloDog—a boutique, bike-centric workout space in Avon.

10/21/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Resort Bargains

Shoulder Season Hotel & Spa Deals: 2019 Edition

After a summer of catering to tourists, it's time for locals to relax at village resorts with shoulder season deals

10/09/2019 By Katie Coakley

Health

A Local Biathlete's Championship-Worthy Fitness Regimen

The valley’s only home-grown biathlete sets his sights on Beijing, one step—and breath—at a time.

03/20/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Ryan Dearth

Mountain Living

The Science Behind Life in the 8,000-Foot Club

The 8,100-foot base area elevation of Vail and Beaver Creek puts our resorts in a rarefied-air coterie that includes six continents and 140 million people.

02/11/2019 By Daniel Shaw

Health + Wellness

7 Spa Treatments for Beating Winter Weather

From full body wraps and facials to some of the most powerful skincare products on the market, seven Vail Valley spas spill on their best antidotes for dry, winter skin.

01/29/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Health

A Pop-Up SoulCycle is Coming to Vail Village

For two weeks, and two weeks only.

12/12/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

Now Open in Eagle: The First Large-Scale Indoor Climbing Facility in the Central Rockies

Giving new meaning to the term "local's hangout."

11/12/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

Take a Test Float in the Lodge at Vail's New Sensory Deprivation Tank

Need a respite from your dream vacation? Here’s how to experience an hour of oblivion, without the hangover.

11/12/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Wellness

Massages That Take Your Spa Experience to a Higher Level

Four CBD-infused rubdowns that give new meaning to high country R&R.

10/02/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Wellness

5 Fantastic Fall Spa Specials

Looking to unwind this offseason? We rounded up some of the best ways to please your mind, body—and wallet—until the snow starts to fall.

09/18/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Health & Wellness

3 Ways to Flow (For Free!) This Summer

Calling all yogis—a trio of options for getting your weekly yoga fix while working on your summer tan.

06/18/2018 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

Health

The Secret to Scultping the Ultimate Mountain Physique? Try the Firefighter's Workout

An average day on the job for an Eagle County firefighter? There really isn’t one—aside from hitting the gym every day.

06/08/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Rebecca Stumpf

Health

Introducing MindSpace, the Valley's Newest Epicenter of Zen

A tucked away studio across from the Riverwalk in Edwards opens a dedicated center for mindfulness.

04/24/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth