The Colorado Avalanche Information Center has released video of an avalanche that killed the grandson of one of the founders of Vail Ski Resort as part of its investigation into the deadly slide.
The grandson of one of the founders of Vail Mountain has died in an avalanche that also injured three others Tuesday in the backcountry near Vail.
Colorado’s ski resorts host tens of thousands of people a day in the winter, but they were handcuffed with what they could offer in the summer — that is until Sen. Mark Udall made a law changing that.
It’s no surprise that ski resorts in Colorado are a huge tourism draw in the winter but now there’s a push to make them just as attractive in warmer months.
The April snow to hit Colorado this week brings a bonus weekend for skiers and snowboarders. Both Vail and Breckenridge will reopen Friday for the weekend.
Lightning prompted Vail Mountain to evacuate its ski slopes briefly, but it restarted its ski lifts a short time later.
It’s less than a year away from the Winter Olympics in Russia, and one of the biggest snowboarding events that leads up to it took place in Vail this week.
The CEO of Vail Resorts Inc. is scheduled to ring the opening bell Monday on the New York Stock Exchange.
Eldora Mountain Resort says it will open its 50th anniversary season Friday as a smoke-free environment.
Vail Resorts has filed court documents asking a judge to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit.