Vail, Avon offer Christmas tree pick-up through Jan.31

By Edward Stoner EAGLE COUNTY —Free curbside collection of discarded Christmas trees will take place in Vail through Jan. 31. Trees must be free of lights, tinsel, ornaments, stands and plastic wrapping. Also, trees should be left whole; do not cut trees into sections. Trees should be placed at the side of the road so […]

Vail Daily column: Looking beyond the beauty of snow

By Edward Stoner It is that time of year when we look out our windows we see a white blanket covering the mountains. It glistens in the sun on a bluebird day. At night the full moon can make it sparkle ever so slightly. This white blanket of snow is ever so important to the […]

Town of Vail offers up holiday transport tips

By Edward Stoner VAIL — With peak season parking restrictions in place through Jan. 4 for Blue and Green parking passes, as well as peak rate pricing for Value cards, the town of Vail offers the following tips and reminders when it comes to getting to your Vail destination: • Leave your car at home […]

Ski Club Vail moving forward with new Vail clubhouse

By Edward Stoner VAIL — Ski & Snowboard Club Vail announced this week that it has received town of Vail approvals to build a new 28,000-square-foot clubhouse. In addition, the building will have 10,000 square feet of residential space as its third and fourth floors. That residential space will become one penthouse or two condominiums, […]

Byron and Vi Brown were instrumental in building up the Vail community and Ski Club Vail

By Edward Stoner VAIL — Vi and Byron Brown have touched the lives of so many people, both young and old, in the Vail community since their arrival in Vail in 1964. Vail represented the land of opportunity for Byron in the early 1960s, having explored a number of mountain living options while Vi stayed […]

Arthur Trace brings his artistic magic show to Beaver Creek

By caramie schnell Magic forces us to wonder, an ability that lessens as the number of candles on the birthday cake increases each year. “The ability to wonder is somehow lost in many of us as we grow older,” said Arthur Trace, the self-dubbed “Artful Deceiver.” Renewing that lost sense is what Trace aspires to […]

On the Hill: Chair 5 Line aspens open

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the newly opened Chair 5 Line Vail Mountain, after the resort reported 15 inches in the last 48 hours this morning. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/115478980?autoplay=1″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: […]

On the Hill: 2 feet of powder in 2 days at Beaver Creek

By Ross Leonhart On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart is still enjoying the powder conditions in Thresher Glade after even more snow fell before first chair this morning. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/115478506?autoplay=1″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: 0px;”] BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL […]

#VailLive: Sun dog over Vail Mountain

By Staff Reports VAIL— Snow reporter John LaConte is covering Vail Mountain with updates on ski conditions, weather and crowds. Send your text, photo or video updates using #VailLive on Twitter or Instagram and see them published in tomorrow’s paper. [iframe src=”http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v7.aspx?Id=1000349&ThemeId=” width=”650″ height=”2000″ frameborder=”0″] … Source:: Vail Daily Feed       

#VailLive: Conditions updates from Vail Mountain

By Staff Reports VAIL— Snow reporter John LaConte is covering Vail Mountain with updates on ski conditions, weather and crowds. Send your text, photo or video updates using #VailLive on Twitter or Instagram and see them published in tomorrow’s paper. [iframe src=”http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v7.aspx?Id=1000349&ThemeId=” width=”650″ height=”2000″ frameborder=”0″] … Source:: Vail Daily Feed