BIKING

Breaking Away

The USA Pro Challenge, a slickly produced road race that's lured the world's top two-wheeled talent and thousands of cycling fans high into the Rockies , spins into its third edition this August. Is this America's Tour de France?

06/01/2013 Photography by Stephen Lloyd Wood

GET LOCAL

25 Reasons to Love the Vail Valley

We have winter on the brain, and we came for the snow and the scenery, but there is so much more to our happy valley than powder turns in the Back Bowls.

02/01/2011 By Vail-Beaver Creek Staff

OVER THE TOP

The Valley's Most Stunning High Country Hikes

From meadows to mountains, fields to streams, we break down nine of the best Vail Valley hikes, including beginner jaunts for families with kids, ghost town explorations, and heart-pumping hills.

06/01/2010 By Joy Overbeck

HOME DESIGN

Take a Look Inside one of Vail's Most Environmentally Friendly Homes

Cindy and Larry Eskwith’s LEED-certified home rests lightly on the planet while offering a level of luxury that satisfies the most discerning.

06/01/2010 By Joy Overbeck Photography by Bob Winsett