The Sweet Just Keeps Getting Sweeter…

From the creators of Sweet Basil in Vail comes a new restaurant scheduled to open in December 2012. For 35 years Sweet Basil has created a standard for mountain dining and the new restaurant Mountain Standard will take from that tradition and create its own niche with a rustic, relaxed tavern atmosphere. Mountain Standard will - Read More

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Powder and the fashion

The Arabelle resort in Vail. Robert Upe ticks off the boutique labels as he joins skiing’s high society on the gondolas at the Colorado Vail resort. Despite a night of fiery salsa and tequila, I’m walking with purpose. Skis over my shoulder, helmet on, goggles down and jacket zipped to my chin. Snowflakes swirl about. - Read More

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3 Weeks left for Ski Conditioning!

The snow is here!  Everyone is getting excited for Vail’s 50th Anniversary Ski Season.  It’s time to start an exercise program and train to ward off injuries – and prep for your best season in years!! It’s the same story every season: The lifts start spinning, and it’s all but impossible to avoid hitting the - Read More

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Vail Valley Fright Fest Options

Leave it to Vail to take any chance at partying to the fullest!  Below you can read what local bars and restaurants are doing to pull out all the stops with haunted dinner parties and costume balls. Calling all ghouls Crazy Mountain Brewery, Edwards –       Friday, Oct. 26 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. –       - Read More

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Vail’s New Gondola

Vail will celebrate its 50th anniversary in December 2012 with the planned installation of a new, state-of-the art gondola to replace the Vista Bahn Express Lift (#16) in Vail Village.  The cabins will be designed to carry 10 passengers and each will feature heated, cushioned seats and Wi-Fi access for guests. With a speed of 1,200 - Read More

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10th restaurant names new chef, plans to stay open for après, dinner with new gondola

Vail Mountain, the largest ski resort in the United States, announced Thursday the appointment of Vishwatej Nath to executive chef for Vail’s newest on-mountain, table-service restaurant, The 10th. Also new for the winter season, The 10th will be open for après and dinner service Tuesdays through Saturdays, in addition to lunch daily. “After an incredibly - Read More

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Vail Takes Flight!

Vail Mountain opens for its 50th winter season when the lifts start turning at 9 a.m on November 16th! Get there early to witness the unveiling and dedication of Vail’s new, state-of-the-art gondola at Mountain Plaza in Vail Village beginning at 8:30 a.m. The dedication will feature speeches, a ribbon cutting and the first official - Read More

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