Village Talk

Ski Cooper Gets a Back Bowls Makeover

The valley’s only indie resort unveils a Vail-inspired backside with 71 acres of new double-black diamond terrain—at mom-and-pop prices.

11/12/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

Kelly Liken's New Non-restaurant Job: Serving the Valley's Hungry

The valley’s most famous chef finds a new mission: bringing fresh, healthy food to the community table.

11/12/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Village Talk

Where to Find the Valley's Most Charitable Coffee Beans

Extreme skier Chris Anthony launches a custom coffee roast that gives back to local youth.

11/12/2019 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

Community Events

Treasure Hunt

At the Rummage Sale of Eagle County, you can find great deals while giving back to local nonprofits.

09/11/2019 By Katie Coakley

Village Talk

How to Hitch a Ride to Hanging Lake

A new permit system seeks to keep the masses from bespoiling the valley’s most-loved summertime oasis.

06/07/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth Photography by Zach Mahone

Village Talk

Ski and Snowboard Club Vail Launches a New Mountain Bike Program

The valley’s winningest ski racing club switches gears with a new competitive mountain biking program.

06/07/2019 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

Village Talk

On Patrol with Echo, Eagle County’s Vociferous Canine Detective

Introducing the valley's crime-biting K9.

02/11/2019 By Devon O'Neil

Eat + Drink

5 Ways to Sip, Savor, and Sweat During Beaver Creek's Winter Culinary Weekend

From a first tracks breakfast pairing to après-ski luncheons, we dish on five must-do's to get your heart pumping during Beaver Creek's annual ode to food and wine.

01/16/2019 By Kirsten Dobroth

Giving Back

50+ Local Charities to Remember on Colorado Gives Day

A do-gooder’s guide to honoring the work of local nonprofits on December 10, Colorado Gives Day.

11/12/2018 By Georgia Perry

Village Talk

The Valley's Firefighting Pinup

Selling like beefcakes: The 2019 Colorado Firefighter Calendar, featuring Mr. February, from Station 5 in Minturn.

11/12/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

Skiing + Snowboarding

Vail and Beaver Creek Announce Early Openings

It's game on for the 2018/19 winter season.

11/12/2018 By Kirsten Dobroth

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

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

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

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

Weekly Planner

Vail Beaver Creek Weekend Agenda: February 17-19, 2017

Charitable causes, uphill races, and concerts galore are all on this weekend's to-do list.

02/17/2017 By Kirsten Dobroth

Deals

Fun & Free: Week of July 18

Our picks of the best free activities for the week, from concerts to movies to more.

07/18/2016 Edited by Tom Winter

Deals

Ski For Free

Last chance to sign kids up for free season passes.

05/27/2016 By Tom Winter