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Mountainous Matrimony

December 13, 2016 — Mountain weddings come in all shapes and sizes for a timeless effect that balances more contemporary styles The wedding decks atop Vail and Beaver Creek often take the cake when it comes to mountain venues, but creating a day around the area's backdrop doesn't have

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Venues

December 13, 2016 — Some classic spots to visit during the wintertime Beaver Creek Vilar Performing Arts Center The Vilar Performing Arts Center is a 535-seat theatre, owned and operated by the Vail Valley Foundation, which presents a variety of year-round performances including Broadway musicals, concerts, family entertainment, comedy,

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The Perfect Spot

December 13, 2016 — Vail and Beaver Creek have parking spots and lots for different budgets Visitors to Vail and Beaver Creek guard their parking spots with the same fervor as their secret powder stashes on the mountain, and although figuring out a convenient parking option for the day can

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Ski Smart

December 13, 2016 — Seven apps to download this season to track elevation, distance and more SkiLynx Available for Apple or Android. $2.99 The SkiLynx app might be one of the easiest — and entertaining — ways to keep track of a group on the mountain. The app provides

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Kick Back and Enjoy

December 13, 2016 — On mountain decks are the perfect spot to take a breather, or grill with family and friends  Blue bird days on the mountain call for sunny groomer laps, and big views of the peaks around Vail on one of the resort's spacious deck areas. Bring the

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Powder Stash

December 13, 2016 — Skinning Meadow Mountain for turns, views and exercise  A peaceful January afternoon was falling into the muted dusk of a winter evening as we ascended the last mile of Meadow Mountain to its wide-open crest.  "I definitely feel like I am part of a secret

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Powder Fresh

December 13, 2016 — Beaver Creek's new Snow Refresh delivers 'the good stuff' to popular runs After two years of testing and development, the snow gurus at Beaver Creek have honed a new snow resurface technique that offers fresh snow on the slopes, on demand. They call it Snow Refresh.

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Pedal Through Winter

December 13, 2016 — Fatbike — float over the snow on two wheels  It’s impossible to be in a surly mood on a Fatboy – that's not only what the experts say, it's the general feeling of high spirits that comes with riding a fatbike on a wintery day.

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Let’s do Lunch

December 13, 2016 — Follow your cravings and refuel slope-side  Skiing and eating are complementary activities, and if you plan to shred all day it's a good idea to stop and re-up between your morning and afternoon turns. If the granola bar you packed isn't going to get you

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Turn the Flavor Up

December 13, 2016 — Chef Marcus Stewart of Four Seasons Vail offers customized spice rub classes in the hotel's kitchen When Marcus Stewart walks into the Four Seasons Vail kitchen, there is no question that he is in his element. It might look like he's just walking from Point

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Truffle Me

December 13, 2016 — Years ago, the truffle trend was declared 'over,' but a look at local menus shows it's still popular Winter’s chill gives everyone permission to indulge in the savory, soul-warming dishes on local menus. There's just no better way to warm up after a day on the

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Top-Shelf Treatments

December 13, 2016 — Local spas are crafting some truly inebriating experiences with wine, beer and liquor Who said that Apres ski was confined to the bar? Local spas are finding that the perfect pairing for some truly inebriating treatments infuse wine, beer and spirits with some rest and relaxation

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This Season’s Style Trends

December 13, 2016 — As seen in The Collection…

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The Very Best

December 13, 2016 — Vail Daily’s Readers’ Choice Poll picks local favorites Recently returned after a seven-year hiatus, the Vail Daily's Reader's Choice poll allows residents and visitors alike to vote for their favorite Vail Valley establishment, trail, bartender and more. The online voting went from late-August through mid-September, and

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The Age of Solaris

December 13, 2016 — One-of-a-kind residential/commercial complex delivers on its promise to be Vail's centerpiece Though it may not be on, the radar for most residents of and visitors to the Vail Valley, a 10-year anniversary of sorts is in store this spring for a venture that has changed

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SUV, Done Jaguar Style

December 13, 2016 — The new F-Pace aims to reinvent a crowded automotive category In the quarter century that has passed since the Ford Explorer started us on the road to sport-utility vehicle domination, there have been a few unexpected diversions along the way from that largely homogenous and debatably

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Ivy League Certificates Come to Vail

December 13, 2016 — Vail Centre expands its partnerships to offer more professional certificates from renowned universities Loyalty to an alma mater may be a thing of the past for many students, as they begin to attend a variety of universities and earn professional certificates. This changing face of education

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New & Noteworthy

December 13, 2016 — Raitman Art Galleries Family business Art on a Whim is changing its name to Raitman Art Galleries. "While we will lose a bit of the uniqueness that Art on a Whim has in a name," says Brian Raitman, "with the evolution of our business over

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3 Perfect Days

December 12, 2016 — Three veteran concierges weigh in on making the most of a singular day in paradise ~By Katie Coakley Vacations can be tough. The average American receives ten days off a year; many don’t even use all of their accrued time off. As a result, taking

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Farm Girl Does Good

December 12, 2016 — Local TV darling Tricia Swenson takes on new multimedia challenges with ‘Off the Hill’  By Stephen Lloyd Wood photos by dominique taylor If there's anyone here in the Vail Valley most of us think we know, it's our diminutive darling of the local airwaves, Tricia

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