It’s a fabulous Fourth for fly-fishing in the Vail Valley

By Chris Freud Every year in the Vail Valley, the week of the Fourth of July is an exciting time for local fly fishermen and this year is no exception. All of our area rivers and creeks are dropping and running clear. Insect hatches are thick and keeping trout feeding throughout the day. The options […]

Complete Davos Dash results

By Chris Freud Beginner Women1. Sharon Seabury 25:492. Shauna Nelson 27:403. Gaja Wilson 28:094. Bayli McSpadden 28:435. Jennifer Weintraub 29:07 6. Zoe Livran 29:347. Natia Luck 30:328. Nancy Mires 31:359. Kristina Sappenfield 37:10 10. Becca Hendrick 55:51Beginner Men1. Cain Gipson 20:482. David Sanders-Kulesza 22:16 3. Andrew Rogers 22:294. Marcus Gore 23:235. Bryan Reveles 24:346. Nash […]

It’s a fabulous Fourth for fly-fishing

By Chris Freud Every year in the Vail Valley, the week of the Fourth of July is an exciting time for local fly fishermen and this year is no exception. All of our area rivers and creeks are dropping and running clear. Insect hatches are thick and keeping trout feeding throughout the day. The options […]

Complete Davois Dash results

By Chris Freud Beginner Women1. Sharon Seabury 25:492. Shauna Nelson 27:403. Gaja Wilson 28:094. Bayli McSpadden 28:435. Jennifer Weintraub 29:07 6. Zoe Livran 29:347. Natia Luck 30:328. Nancy Mires 31:359. Kristina Sappenfield 37:10 10. Becca Hendrick 55:51Beginner Men1. Cain Gipson 20:482. David Sanders-Kulesza 22:16 3. Andrew Rogers 22:294. Marcus Gore 23:235. Bryan Reveles 24:346. Nash […]

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band coming to Vilar Center on Friday, July 1

By Ross Leonhart BEAVER CREEK — Beaver Creek will host a performance of the 50th anniversary tour of country rock band Nitty Gritty Dirt Band today at 8 p.m. at the Vilar Performing Arts Center. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, which features Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, John McEuen and Bob Carpenter, is often cited as […]

Explore outdoor activities, music, culture, dining and more in Edwards

By Krista Driscoll EDWARDS — Summers in the Vail Valley are filled with bright-green backdrops, powder-blue skies and an abundance of outdoor activities, festivals and music. While your things-to-do-near-Vail search pops up with activities and events primarily in Vail, Minturn or Avon, it’s the often forgotten Edwards that is the locals’ hidden gem for summer […]

Bravo! Vail announces After Dark concert series schedule

By Krista Driscoll VAIL — The Bravo! Vail After Dark annual series begins today, offering free nighttime concerts at local bars and breweries, including the Vail Ale House, Bonfire Brewing Taproom and Crazy Mountain Brewing Co. Designed to remove traditional barriers between artists and audiences while showcasing performances by cutting-edge artists, the concerts’ informal settings […]

RFTA closes portion of Rio Grande Trail due to mountain lion sightings

By Lauren Glendenning The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority has closed a portion of the Rio Grande Trail between Rock Bottom Ranch and the Catherine Store Bridge due to mountain lion activity.Facebook photos of three lion kittens were shared repeatedly Wednesday, causing some folks to head to the area in search of spotting them, said Brett […]

Cops: Moose charges woman walking dogs in Aspen

By Jason Auslander A moose charged a woman walking her dogs near the Aspen Community Garden on Wednesday morning after the dogs startled the animal, and the moose came running toward her, police said. The woman was walking on a trail near the garden when two of her dogs, which were off-leash, ran toward the […]

VIDEO: New Game Creek canopy tour

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from Game Creek Bowl on Vail Mountain’s new zipline canopy tour, part of the resort’s recently unveiled Epic Discovery adventure. Vail Daily reporter John LaConte […]