Vail Pass

(credit: CBS)

More Snow, Windy Conditions Could Mean More Avalanches

Windy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.

03/30/2014

(credit: Vail Fire Department)

120 Foot Drop Survivor Still Recovering With A Broken Back

Two people survived after their car plunged over Interstate 70 at Vail Pass and one victim is still in the hospital.

02/23/2014

(credit: City of Vail)

2 People Survive 120 Foot Drop Off Vail Pass

Along Vail Pass a car went off the highway and plunged 120 feet before slamming into the ground. Both people inside the vehicle survived.

02/13/2014

An image of the slide (credit: Jeff Todd)

Vail Mountain Founder’s Grandson Dies In Avalanche

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.

01/07/2014

Wintry weather driving on I-70 on Tuesday morning (credit: CBS)

Winter Storm Moves In, Avalanche Danger On The Rise

A large winter storm has moved into Colorado that’s bringing snow, wind and cold temperatures throughout the state.

12/03/2013

Colorado State Patrol (credit: CBS)

Man Found Dead In Running Truck Near Vail Pass

A Utah man has been discovered dead in the sleeper berth of a running truck near Vail Pass.

11/26/2013

Loveland Pass (credit: Chiara Lotierzo, KKTV)

Loveland Pass Open After Snow Slide

A snow slide on Friday closed Loveland Pass for more than three hours.

11/02/2013

The avalanche on Loveland Pass that killed five snowboarders on Saturday (credit: CAIC)

Skier, 4 Snowboarders Killed In Avalanche ID’d

Authorities have released the names of four Colorado snowboarders and one skier killed over the weekend in the state’s deadliest avalanche in more than 50 years.

04/21/2013

The area where the slide occurred (credit: CBS)

5 Killed In Avalanche On Loveland Pass, 1 Survivor

Five snowboarders were killed Saturday afternoon after apparently triggering a backcountry avalanche on Colorado’s Loveland Pass, authorities said.

04/20/2013

(credit: CBS)

Snowboarder Dies In Avalanche Near Vail Pass

Eagle County sheriff’s officials say a snowboarder has died after being caught in a backcountry avalanche south of Vail Pass.

04/18/2013

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