It started as a small, grassroots festival 10 short years ago, the spirited idea of brothers Scott and Sean Cross
, who were aspiring filmmakers and had family ties to the Vail Valley.
Vail is known for its world-class skiing, and just as well for its top-notch après ski. Après- ski (French for “after-skiing”) defines the art of gathering, drinking, eating and socializing and generally celebrating the spirit of a joyful day on the mountain.
February 25 marks the beginning of an historic event: the first appearance of the Burton US Open Snowboarding event in its brand new venue of Vail, CO.
Mom and Dad? Check. 3 kids? Check. Skis, boots, poles, helmets, baselayers, outerwear, accessories and gear for 5 people? Yikes!! It can seem very overwhelming to pack so much gear and so many people for a Vail ski vacation. But if you follow a few guidelines and sound advice from seasoned ski travelers, you can take a lot of the brain damage out of preparing for your trip. Here is a guide to help you streamline your organizing so you can come prepared with all the essentials for your Vail getaway!
One of the world’s premiere snowboarding competitions has just chosen a new home
- right here in Vail, CO.
Vail's Simba Run Offers Colorado Condominiums and Rentals
Proud to be in its 33rd season this year, the 2012 Vail Sportsmanship Tournament, one of the best fall Vail events, is a celebration of sportsmanship on and off the ice. This early season tournament is a favorite opportunity for hockey teams and families to enjoy a fabulous fall experience in the mountains, with all that the Vail, Colorado has to offer in lodging, food and fun!