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Summer in Eagle County

Summer Camps
Posted by Elizabeth Wilson on May 10, 2018 in  Community  Events  Summer
TitleCamp LocationCamp TypeCamp CategoryCamp StartdateCamp EnddateCamp CostCamp NumsessionsCamp Ages Summer Select Program Sports Ninja Camps Edwards Field House, 450 Miller Ranch Road, Edwards; Gypsum Recreation Center, 52 Lundgren Blvd., Gypsum Day camp Sports 1-Jun 18-Aug $99 5 to 12 Vail Mountain Bike Camps Jr. Race Academy Base Camp in Vail Village (a Venture Sports Store) 298 Hanson Ranch Road, Vail Day camp Sports 12-Jun 8/2/18 $598 11 to 15 Mounta... read more
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Off Season - Go Time

May activities
Posted by Elizabeth Wilson on April 26, 2018 in  Community  Off Season
Visiting Vail in late April or May after the resort has closed can be a nice time to enjoy the peace and quiet of the mountains, where you can just take a quiet stroll and not hear the hum of the chairlifts in the background. If you're going to enjoy a spring stroll in Vail we recommend you pack a lunch, along the paved Gore Valley Trail you'll find numerous benches and picnic tables where you can stop and have a bite to eat. The Gore Valley Trail runs along Gore Creek and offers a peaceful glimpse of the... read more
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Landscaping on a Budget

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 25, 2018 in  DIY  First Time Homebuyers
You have found the perfect home that fits your family, from top to bottom. But the outside is questionable. That’s ok! Don’t let the landscaping completely turn you off from a house that is not only within your budget, but is exactly what you’ve needed from the day you started looking. Of course everyone wants a home that has a beautiful front yard for the neighbors to admire and a backyard that you’re able to escape to for relaxation. However, sometimes you have to sacrifice one thing to ge... read more
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End of another snow season

Posted by Elizabeth Wilson on April 16, 2018 in  Community  Events  Skiing  Vail
Massive crowds swarmed Vail Mountain for Closing Day on Sunday, April 15, and there was plenty of terrain open for them to enjoy. About half of the mountain — 2,791 acres — was available for skiers and snowboarders, and most of it had reached a nice mashed potato consistency by the afternoon. By 3:30 p.m., most people had made their way to one of two areas — the top of Chair 4 or the bottom of Golden Peak. Atop Chair 4, thousands of costumed revelers congregated to celebrate the season. ... read more
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Snow Birds: Seasonal Living in Vail

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 13, 2018 in  Vail
Usually, a snow bird brings to mind leaving the snowy winterlands of the north behind for the sunny, warm beaches of the south.  Every winter, however, thousands of people from all over the globe flock to ski resorts in search of the iconic ski life - fresh powder, little responsibility, and mountain town living.  As ski resorts have grown and become more popular, seasonal migrators to Vail must pick up extra hours to make ends meet and even more importantly, find a place to live. If you’re one of t... read more
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