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  1. 2017 opening dates for resorts in Colorado

    The 2017 season is nearly here! With the first snow headed to Denver this weekend and snowmaking in full swing in the mountains, it’s time to start planning your first runs. Both Vail Resorts and Colorado Ski Country have officially published these dates online. But, of course, everything is subject to change. Be sure to…

  2. Skied at Vail on January 8, 2016

    Our first day back on the hill this season was one of the biggest around: Vail! Rachel had never been to Vail and since we were in town for a conference, we made the most of a quiet Friday on the mountain. After a leisurely walk along the creek, we started at the Cascade Hotel’s…

  3. EpicMix Academy to showcase ski school achievements

    New this season, EpicMix Academy will be the fourth generation of the application from Vail Resorts. With EpicMix Academy, the ski school instructors will be able to certify that students achieved and attained certain skills and levels in their classes. Children and adults in both group and private ski lessons will be able to earn…

  4. Vail adding two new chairlifts for 2013/2014 season

    Two new chairlifts are coming to Vail this coming season! Vail is continuing improvements (following the installation of the new “One” gondola last season) with two new lifts being installed this summer. The resort has begun construction of a new high-speed six-passenger chairlift to replace the four-person Mountaintop Express Lift (#4) from Mid-Vail to the…