Welcome

New Beginnings

Bridge Street's ambitious wine bar serves as an inspiration for an innovative next chapter being written in Vail, and beyond

07/02/2020 Edited by Ted Katauskas

Eat & Drink

Sweet Basil's Knockout Takeout

Vail Village’s hottest reservation outlasted the pandemic by serving quarantined diners an elegant alternative to takeout: three delivered DIY courses worthy of Gordon Ramsay

07/02/2020 By Ted Katauskas

This Just In

Welcome Back: Vail Farmers' Market & Art Show

The Vail Farmers' Market & Art Show returns to East Meadow Drive on Sunday (July 5); Reserve Now: A place at the market's Farm to Table Dinner Series, debuting July 10

06/30/2020 By Vailmag.com Staff

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

Photo Essay

Skiing into an Apocalypse

A 100-mile backcountry ski tour is supposed to be life altering. What happens when the whole world changes while you’re away from it? Follow photographer Tim...

04/28/2020 Photography by Tim Romano Edited by Ted Katauskas

Locavore

Stimulus Response

Want to do something good with that $1,200 federal emergency relief check? Treat yourself -- and invest in the future of your community -- by stocking your freezer with dishes prepared by a favorite local chef.

04/15/2020 By Ted Katauskas

Weekly Agenda

5 More Things To Do While Staying At Home

Beat the self-quarantine blues with our guide to a handful of fun (and good) things to do while sheltering in place

04/07/2020 By Ted Katauskas

Weekly Agenda

5 Things To Do While Staying At Home

Getting cabin fever while honoring the Governor's Stay At Home Order? Follow our weekly survival guide to staying sane, and helping your community, while sheltering in place.

03/31/2020 By Ted Katauskas

Editor's Note

Anniversary Issue

The real heroes on a powder day: Locals making a difference

02/07/2020 Edited by Ted Katauskas

Welcome

Please, Be Careful Out There!

Advice for those who might tempt the fates outdoors, from the magazine's first-responder editor.

12/16/2019 By Ted Katauskas

Village Talk

Where to Find a Five-Course Dinner Served in a Gondola

The Blue Plate takes guests upon a culinary journey aboard the restaurant's new tasting gondolas.

11/12/2019 By Ted Katauskas

Editor's Note

From Here to Eternity

Words of caution from our first-responder editor: Don't underestimate a hike up Holy Cross.

06/07/2019 Edited by Ted Katauskas

WINTER SPORTS

A Guide to Vail Mountain's Legendary Back Bowls

From Sun Down to Siberia, the quintessential insider's guide to skiing or riding all seven of Vail Mountain's Back Bowls in a single day.

03/15/2019 By Bevin Wallace

Village Talk

Spotted: Bode Miller on Vail's Swingsville

A ski racing legend blazes a new trail on handmade Italian skis

02/11/2019 By Ted Katauskas

Editor's Note

Editor's Note: Midwinter 2019

A welcome from our editor.

02/11/2019 By Ted Katauskas

NYE 2018

On New Year's Eve, Party Like It's 1909

Looking for a down-to-earth alternative to ski downs and mountaintop sky shows? Welcome 2019 in a room with a view of the Front Range at Hotel Boulderado's 110-year Anniversary Gala

12/21/2018 By Ted Katauskas

Travel

How to Use Your Epic Pass to Visit Europe's Vail Valley

Our editor's unforgettable sojourn to Beaver Creek's sister resort, and an almost encounter with Mikaela at the Bavarian mothership of Vail Village’s Sonnenalp Hotel.

11/12/2018 By Ted Katauskas

Editor's Note

Editor's Note: Holiday 2018

Seasons greetings (and happy reading!) from our editor.

11/12/2018 By Ted Katauskas

PERSON OF INTEREST

Remembering Astronaut and Vail Resident Scott Carpenter

A spaceman who was a ski bum at heart, Carpenter passed away in 2013, but remains an iconic figure in Vail history.

09/04/2018 By Ted Katauskas

Welcome

Where Everybody Knows Your Nickname

With the winter season in full swing, it's time to belly up to our Midwinter issue.

02/09/2018 By Ted Katauskas