Backcountry group leadership

By Edward Stoner The following is part of a series of articles compiled by the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum and Hall of Fame that will take a closer look at the sport of alpine ski touring. The museum is located atop the Vail Village Parking Structure and features a treasure trove of ski history […]

Gore Creek restoration may cost $9 million

By scott miller VAIL — Cleaning up Gore Creek is going to take a lot of time, and a substantial amount of money, too.After years of planning, research and other work, the Vail Town Council this evening is scheduled to approve a plan to start cleaning up the creek. That plan has the ultimate goal […]

Gore Creek plan may cost $9 million

By scott miller VAIL — Cleaning up Gore Creek is going to take a lot of time, and a substantial amount of money, too.After years of planning, research and other work, the Vail Town Council this evening is scheduled to approve a plan to start cleaning up the creek. That plan has the ultimate goal […]

VIDEO: Snowing hard on Vail Mountain

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: On a snowy and windy day, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte reports from the SNOTEL site on Vail Mountain, where Brian Domonkos, a Snow Survey Supervisor with the USDA Natural Resource […]

Gas line break closes street in Edwards for two hours

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — A construction crew hit a residential gas line, closing a street through a Homestead neighborhood Monday afternoon for two hours.The roads were reopened by 4 p.m.Ewing Construction is building a home in that neighborhood, and a crew doing some excavation snapped a 3-inch line, said Tracy LeClair, public information office […]

Gas line break closes Homestead street for two hours

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — A construction crew hit a residential gas line, closing a street through a Homestead neighborhood Monday afternoon for two hours.The roads were reopened by 4 p.m.Ewing Construction is building a home in that neighborhood, and a crew doing some excavation snapped a 3-inch line, said Tracy LeClair, public information office […]

Gas line break closes Homestead street two hours

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — A construction crew hit a residential gas line, closing a street through a Homestead neighborhood Monday afternoon for two hours.The roads were reopened by 4 p.m.Ewing Construction is building a home in that neighborhood, and a crew doing some excavation snapped a 3-inch line, said Tracy LeClair, public information office […]

Gas line break closes Homestead street

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — A construction crew hit a residential gas line, closing a street through a Homestead neighborhood Monday afternoon.Ewing Construction is building a home in that neighborhood, and a crew doing some excavation snapped a 3-inch line, said Tracy LeClair, public information office for the Eagle River Fire Protection District.The gas leak […]

Walking Mountains gets endowment of $1 million

By scott miller AVON — Walking Mountains Science Center has received a gift of $1 million from a couple who wish to remain anonymous. This gift will be used to create an endowment for professional development that the nonprofit can use toward both individual staff and organizationwide learning opportunities. The donor is a longtime board […]

Vail Resorts posts strong second quarter

By scott miller BROOMFIELD — The second quarter of Vail Resorts’ fiscal year falls in the heart of the winter season. The company’s performance this season has been particularly strong.In a conference call discussing the company’s performance in the quarter that ended Jan. 31, Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz reported increases throughout the company’s operations. […]