Hiking

Trail of the Week: Meadow Mountain

A laid-back classic that meanders through wide-open meadows with plenty of gorgeous backdrops.

06/06/2018 By Kathryn Norris

Giving Back

How One Local Restaurant Cooked Up Goodwill in the Caribbean

After Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, Vail's Larkspur Restaurant wanted to help. So, they flew down to the island and dished up meals for hungry locals.

05/30/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Home Design

Cozy Spaces and Nordic Design Find a Home in the Vail Valley

From European flea markets to a storefront in Eagle-Vail, Hygge Life brings a Scandinavian-inspired sense of coziness to the mountains.

05/30/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Travel

Adventures Outside Vail: Destination Moab

Looking to broaden your horizons while you're in town? We travelled west for a luxe twist on a favorite Utah stomping ground.

05/02/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

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

Business

The Entrepreneur's Guide to the Vail Valley

From co-working spaces to small business support, everything you need to go from concept to conglomerate.

03/30/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Cinema

Sneak Peek: The 2018 Vail Film Festival

Vail's 15th annual celebration of all things film returns to town, and brings a packed lineup of screenings, panel discussions, and parties along with it.

03/26/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Home Design

A Five-Star Update for a 1980s Creekside Condo

A much-loved condo in the former Cascade Village gets a mountain modern inspired by its luxury hotel neighbor.

03/06/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

To & From

Teslyne Offers a Stylish (and Sustainable!) Alternative for Travel to and from DIA

Introducing a new airport shuttle with a surprisingly affordable emissions-free mode of transportation that'll turn heads.

02/26/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Snowboarding

Everything You Need to Know About This Year's Burton US Open

Just off the heels of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, the 36th annual celebration of all things snowboarding is back for another year, and it's bringing a week of parties, concerts, and plenty of high-flying competition with it.

02/26/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth and Jess Spencer

Vibe

A Visiting Artist on Bridge Street Adds Color to the Landscape of Local Events

Manitou Springs painter David Gonzales takes up residence in Vail Village, and colors the local landscape.

02/09/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Health

A Singletrack Champion's Year-Round Fitness Regimen

How does a pro mountain biker prepare for summer racing in winter? By hitting the weights, doing the wheel, cycling on snow, and winning the occasional Fat Bike World Championships.

02/09/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

Hats Off to Lindsey and Mikaela

Vail's two golden girls launch their own lines of personalized headgear.

02/09/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

A Playground-Inspired Centerpiece for Avon's New Firehouse

That shiny red alternative fire pole at the center of Avon’s new Station 7? It’s all work, and no play.

02/09/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

The Colorful History of Skiing's Most Eccentric Means of Downhill Travel

Jonathan Hritz helped pioneer the almost-sport of monoskiing. But nearly 35 years after Vail banned his weird contraption from the Back Bowls, he still doesn’t understand what all the fuss was about.

02/09/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Skiing

Vail Resorts Expands its Reach to Telluride

The ski industry behemoth announces some (more) sweet perks for Epic Pass holders starting next season.

01/30/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Skiing

Meet Grifen Moller, the Valley's Homegrown Freeride World Tour Athlete

The Edwards local punched his ticket to Hakuba— and Kicking Horse, Vallnord-Arcalís, and Fieberbrunn— where he'll represent the United States at big mountain skiing's premier event.

01/22/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Health

Prehab 101

You've heard of rehab, but according to the valley's one and only freelance athletic trainer, a steadfast preventative rehab routine might be the best way to get through the winter season injury free.

01/03/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Mountain Living

A Peek Inside Vail's New Luxury Hotel

At long last, Hotel Talisa takes the wraps off its $60 million makeover of the Vail Cascade.

12/04/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Ski Porn

Warren Miller Entertainment Debuts Its Latest Ski Film at Beaver Creek

"Line of Descent" makes its Vail Valley debut at the Beav's Vilar Performing Arts Center over the weekend.

12/01/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth