For years now, families have helped introduce their 5th and 6th graders to skiing and snowboarding by applying to Vail’s School of Shred program or Colorado Ski Country USA’s Passport Program. Both offer the same deal to local students: free passes and lessons for kids. Here are some more details: School of Shred offers one […]
Vail Resorts has announced the addition of downhill racing to it’s on-mountain EpicMix offering. The pattern is clear: last season EpicMix added photos to the product to allow visitors to take a photo and have it associated with their EpicMix account. This allowed the company to sell the photos to visitors where traditional photographers weren’t […]
I’ve debated posting this because it seems to add insult to injury to sit here looking at bare ground and sparse snow and think “hell yeah I want to buy a season pass”! But, putting some money down now will be like a love letter to your future self. Lock in some great deals before […]
It’s Easter weekend and the season has slowed to a crawl. We haven’t seen any substantial snow in weeks and weeks. But, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do. Here’s this weekend’s events worth checking out. Taste of Vail (April 5 – 7) In its 22nd year, the Taste of Vail is the nation’s premier […]
If you missed this, EpicMix has announced a special offer that allows you to purchase 20 of your high-resolution photos for only $19.80. Regularly the photos are $19.95 each so this is a great deal for those that held out. Plus, they’re “opening up” all of this seasons photos to go back and buy, share, […]
It was an ideal Saturday on the slopes. A-Basin saw 8 inches, Keystone saw 4, Vail had 10. We picked Keystone since we hadn’t been in a while and wanted to give the Outback a second chance. Good thing we did. The difference a month will make. The Outback at Keystone had plenty of fresh […]
Plenty of snow last night in Summit County and Vail. Perfect Saturday morning conditions for those willing to fight traffic.
If you’re looking for another convenient bus in the Denver metro area to get up to Loveland, Keystone, and Arapahoe Basin: check out the Front Range Ski Bus. With pickup locations at Sports Authority (Arapahoe and I-25), Union Station, and the Wooly Mammoth lot and trips every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday this might be […]