A ninth grader from Michigan, undergoing monthly treatments for leukemia, asked the Make-A-Wish Foundation to set him up for a day on the slopes with Jake Burton.
More than 50 Sochi Olympians are expected to compete in next week’s annual Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships in Vail.
Colorado resident Mikaela Shiffrin made Alpine skiing history Friday as the youngest ever winner of an Olympic slalom gold medal.
Vail’s Heidi Kloser had to pull out of the Olympics after injuring her right leg during a training run before moguls qualifying.
Avalanche warnings and watches have been posted for the mountains in central Colorado.
There was a big mess in the high country Thursday night, especially along Interstate 70.
Ski patrollers participated in Avalanche training at the Arapahoe Basin Ski Area on Wednesday.
Almost every weekend traffic in the mountains is a challenge, and this holiday weekend is no exception. So the Colorado Department of Transportation has been coming up with some new ways to get drivers to change their travel habits.
A woman from Vail is the first American woman to complete the Everest Trilogy, summiting three of the world’s highest peaks.
The screening of a film featuring the grandson of one of the founders of Vail is on hold after the young man perished in an avalanche on Tuesday.