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Vail close to cranking up new Sun Down lift as fresh snow continues to blanket Eagle River Valley

Vail close to cranking up new Sun Down lift as fresh snow continues to blanket Eagle River Valley

Vail is getting close to being 100% open for the season, including its new — and long-awaited — Sun Down Express chairlift, as snow just keeps on falling across the…

Shiffrin ties Vonn with 82nd career win

Shiffrin ties Vonn with 82nd career win

U.S. Ski and Snowboard on Sunday issued the following press release after Mikaela Shiffrin of Edwards tied former Vail resident Lindsey Vonn’s all-time women’s record for career World Cup victories…

Shiffrin just one behind Vonn in career wins

Shiffrin just one behind Vonn in career wins

U.S. Ski and Snowboard on Wednesday issued the following press release on Mikaela Shiffrin of Edwards winning her fifth straight World Cup race (81st of her career) and increasing her…

Snowy week at Vail, Beaver Creek, with a lot more in forecast this weekend, next week

Snowy week at Vail, Beaver Creek, with a lot more in forecast this weekend, next week

It’s been a snowy week in Vail, with about a foot and a half of new snow bringing seasonal totals to 144 inches and a settled base of 49. Beaver…

Shiffrin pulls off Semmering hat trick by winning two GS races and a slalom

Shiffrin pulls off Semmering hat trick by winning two GS races and a slalom

After winning giant slalom races in Semmering, Austria, Tuesday and Wednesday, Mikaela Shiffrin of Edwards followed up with a slalom win on Thursday to give her an even 80 World…

Vail opens Chair 5, updates progress on new Chair 17 as snow keeps pounding down

Vail opens Chair 5, updates progress on new Chair 17 as snow keeps pounding down

A day after opening its new Chair 7 six-pack (Game Creek Express), Vail opened Chair 5 (High Noon Express) on Tuesday as it continues to work on the new Chair…

Vail’s Blue Sky Basin opens ahead of the next bone-chilling storm on Wednesday

Vail’s Blue Sky Basin opens ahead of the next bone-chilling storm on Wednesday

Vail opened two of the three Blue Sky Basin chairlifts on Monday ahead of a snowstorm heading in Wednesday that should bring new snow but also bitter cold temperatures on…

Shiffrin edges closer to Vonn’s American record with super-G win in St. Moritz

Shiffrin edges closer to Vonn’s American record with super-G win in St. Moritz

Mikaela Shiffrin of Edwards continued her impressive speed surge of late, winning a super-G Sunday in St. Moritz, Switzerland. Shiffrin’s victory was her third this season (the other two in…

Forest Service avalanche beacon training park near Minturn now open for season

Forest Service avalanche beacon training park near Minturn now open for season

The U.S. Forest Service on Thursday issued the following press release on its avalanche beacon training park near Minturn: MINTURN, Colo. (Dec. 15, 2022) – The White River National Forest’s…

Vail opens most of Back Bowls, with more to come

Vail opens most of Back Bowls, with more to come

Vail opened the Back Bowls on Thursday, Dec. 15. “What’s a better way to celebrate turning 60 than a BACK BOWL BIRTHDAY BASH! China Bowl, Tea Cup, Siberia Bowl and…