Eat

Five Perfect Picnics

What better way to toast the final days of summer than with an on-mountain spread of gourmet goodies?

08/22/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Hiking

Trail of the Week: The Davos Trail

A West Vail favorite, regardless of season.

08/16/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Eat + Drink

The Sebastian's New Brunch Is the Toast of the Village

With all-day rosé and full spread of breakfast goodies, Leonora puts a decadent twist on Sunday brunch.

08/15/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Book Club

Five Reads to Get You through the Rest of the Summer

Can't decide which book to pick up next? We asked the staff at the Bookworm of Edwards for recommendations from their summer reading lists.

08/15/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Astronomy

The Eclipse Viewer's Guide to the Vail Valley

The most-ballyhooed celestial event of our century streaks by the Vail Valley at near totality, and we've got all the information on how to catch it.

08/14/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Hiking

Trail of the Week: Mount of the Holy Cross

Everything you need to know to tackle (and conquer!) the valley's token 14er.

08/09/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Ready, Set, Go

The Leadville Trail 100 Races Kick Off This Weekend

Mountain bikers and trail runners "race across the sky" in Leadville's annual 100-mile event.

08/09/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Eat + Drink

Sandwiches Have Never Looked (or Tasted) So Good at the Valley's Newest Eatery

With a Sweet Basil pedigree, Craftsman puts a deliciously upscale (and affordable) spin on the lowly sandwich.

07/29/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Concerts

Copenhagen's Danish String Quartet Is Making a Stop in the Vail Valley

Critically-acclaimed, and proclaimed among the world's best, the ultra-hip Danish String Quartet are bringing their classic sounds to Edwards and Eagle.

07/25/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Wild West

Catch the Valley's Rodeos in Action Before They Disappear

The Wild West is alive and well at two different rodeo venues running through the beginning of August.

07/25/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Sunday Funday

The Sunday Brunch at WYLD Might Be the Valley's Best Kept Secret

Live jazz, a gourmet buffet, and 2 for 1 specials for Eagle County residents; what more could you ask for?

07/18/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Eat

Village Bagel Is Setting up Shop in Edwards

The Bagel Lady of Vail Village finds a permanent home for her itinerant bakery across from the Riverwalk.

07/14/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Weekend

Weekends at the Four Seasons are Delicious and Happening

The Four Seasons is aiming to please this summer (and into the fall, too!), with live jazz on Sundays and a brunch made for champions.

07/11/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Drink

Three Recipes to up Your Cocktail Game

Planning on throwing an eclipse-watching party? The cocktail guru at White Bison and Pendulum serves up recipes you can recreate to celebrate Monday’s celestial event

06/30/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Cannabis Culture

Cannabis Meets Cocktails in a New Weed Pairing Menu

Swirl, sniff, slurp meets puff, puff, pass.

06/27/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Vibe

Alpine Arts Center Carves Out a Niche at the Riverwalk

From messy art for toddlers to plein air sessions on the Eagle to growler-decorating happy hours at Crazy Mountain, Alpine Arts Center's new spot in Edwards is a Vail Valley Giverny.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Ryan Dearth

Shelter

A Design Duo Brings New Life to a Golf Course Condo

A Northwoods condo from the 1970s gets a dreamlike postmodern facelift.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

PEOPLE

Summer Spotlight: The Valley's Best Jobs and Most Interesting Personalities

Who has the best summer job in the valley, or is a local every visitor should meet? We asked, and you answered.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Eat + Drink

The Vail Valley's Most Unforgettable Summer Dining Experiences

From the hottest table to the coolest dessert – we asked, and you dished.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Outdoors

An Insider's Guide to the Valley’s Best Outdoor Adventures Off the Slopes

From must-hike trails to high-flying outings, our reader-endorsed recipe makes for the perfect Vail Valley summer.

06/12/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth