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New Adventures at Vail’s Adventure Ridge


Vail’s finest mountaintop adventure experience has just been upgraded. After much research and planning, the brand new Zip Runner zipline is finally open at Adventure Ridge, on top of Vail Mountain. This new zip line is the the highest in altitude of any zip line in the Vail Valley, and is all the rage for kids and families looking for an exciting adventure right outside the back door in Vail!

Top 5 Summer Activities for Kids in Vail, Colorado

vail vacations, vail condos, vail activitiesFamily vacations can be so much fun when you have the right mix of activities for your kids, restaurants that are family friendly, and at the end of the day, a good place for everyone to rest and relax.

25th Anniversary of the Vail International Dance Festival

vail summer events, vail hotels, vail condos, condos in vail, vail international dance festival2013 marks the 25th Anniversary of one of the most beloved events of the Vail Valley summer season.

Vail, Colorado Celebrates July 4th!

vail co events, summer events in vail, vail hotels, vail condomiiums, condos in vailEvery summer, Vail celebrates Americana in its purest form at Vail America Days over Fourth of July. Four full days of Independence Day activities make up the vibrant atmosphere of this multi-day celebration, and serve as the pinnacle of Vail’s summer season.

Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival Music Performances 2013

vail music festival, bravo vail, vail hotels, vail condominiums, condos in vailThe 26th season of the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival gets underway June 28th at the newly renovated Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater with a packed schedule of big outdoor concerts and small intimate soirees, all in the name of celebrating fabulous orchestral compositions across centuries.

Spring Back to Vail 2013 is Underway with Festive Fun!

Tips for Navigating Vail, CO’s last Minute Spring Deals

It’s our favorite time of the ski season- the days are long, the sun is warm and the mountain is blessed with some of the most flast minute lodging vail, vail Colorado lodging deals, vail last minute dealsun snow of the year. It’s an amazing time to be in Vail not only because the spring skiing and sunny après-ski are so hot, but also because Vail’s sale season is on fire!

Vail Film Festival Brings Top Film Talent to Vail, CO March 28-31, 2013


vail film festival, vail Colorado lodges, vail colorado lodging, vail eventsIt 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.

Top 5 Ideas for Après Ski in Vail, Colorado

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.

Burton US Open Brings Top Athletic Talent to Vail

condos rentals vail, vail Colorado lodges, vail colorado lodging, vail events, US Open 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.