04/24/2017

Vail Golf Club to Host Women's Golf and Yoga Retreat

The Vail Golf Club and LINC Golf & Wellness will bring like-minded women together for an inclusive weekend of golf, yoga, clinics and relaxation this summer. Slated for June 14-17, 2017 at the Vail Golf Club and The Antlers at Vail, the fourth annual Vail Women's Golf & Yoga Retreat will help women connect, learn, network and explore Vail's picturesque surroundings while enjoying an unique learning environment with instructors, special guests and more.  ( more)

12/01/2016

Five Tips for Preparing to Hike in Vail Next Summer

Hiking is the No. 1 activity that guests participate in when visiting Vail. This can range from a stroll along the Gore Creek recreational path to summiting a 14,000-foot peak. As visitors get ready to trek in the surrounding Gore and Sawatch mountain ranges, there are a variety of ways in which they can prepare for their adventure.  ( more)

10/13/2016

New Golden Peak Pickelball Courts Now Open For Play

The Vail Recreation District is pleased to announce that the newly renovated Golden Peak Racquet Sports Facility is now open for pickleball play. Construction on the remodeled courts began in June and six permanent pickleball courts now occupy the space where four tennis courts once stood.  ( more)

09/15/2016

Lionshead Roars as the Colorado Grand Culminates in Vail This Friday and Saturday

This Friday Lionshead will roar like never before as the 85+ Colorado Grand participants culminate their multi-day journey through the state of Colorado with a victory lap through the Lionshead Village!
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09/14/2016

2016 LA Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series Continues June 18 with the Summer Solstice 5K, 10K & Kids Fun Run

The Vail Recreation District's 2016 La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield will wrap up this Sunday with the EverGold 5K and 10K trail running races. Presented by Haute Route Gear & Apparel, the 10K race will begin at 8 a.m. followed by the 5K race at 8:10 a.m. from Mountain Plaza at the base of Gondola One in Vail Village. Runners will make their way up Windisch Way and Gitalong Road before descending Lion Down to Lionshead Village. The course will then ascend singletrack on Hank's Hideaway before a quick finishing descent to Mountain Plaza via Strawberry Lane. Runners experience an average grade of 10 percent and gain nearly 1,300 feet in elevation throughout the race. This is the final race in the seven race series.  ( more)

08/09/2016

Register Now for the Keen Family Fun Run This Saturday

Registration is open for the Vail Recreation District's third annual KEEN Family Mud Run, taking place this Saturday, Aug. 13 in Vail, Colo. Part of the 2016 Vail Kids Adventure Games presented by Toyota, the KEEN Family Mud Run is open to all ages and is the perfect opportunity for those who are too young or too old to participate in the Kids A.G., but still want to join in on the activities.  ( more)

07/26/2016

Keen Family Mud Run Returns Aug. 13 During Vail Kids Adventure Games

Registration is underway for the Vail Recreation District's third annual KEEN Family Mud Run, taking place Saturday, Aug. 13 in Vail, Colo. Part of the 2016 Vail Kids Adventure Games presented by Toyota, the KEEN Family Mud Run is open to all ages and is the perfect opportunity for those who are too young or too old to participate in the Kids A.G., but still want to join in on the activities.
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07/19/2016

The Lodge at Vail Introduces Yoga at 10,150 feet to Vail

The Lodge at Vail, A RockResort, in partnership with Vail Mountain, is offering yoga at 10,150 feet every Friday and Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. through Sept. 3. The class takes place in the Mid-Vail area at the top of Vail’s Gondola One and is complimentary to all guests with a lift ticket or current season pass. Those who are feeling extra ambitious can hike to Mid-Vail free of charge. A limited number of yoga mats are available to use onsite and participants will receive discount cards to be used on services at the RockResorts Spa at The Lodge at Vail.
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06/29/2016

VRD Sports Camps Offer Fun, Unique Coaching From Professional Staff

The Vail Recreation District is excited to host several Skyhawks Sports camps this summer, available to kids of varying ages and abilities. Skyhawks has been offering premier sports camps since 1979 and is unique in its superb coaching staff who are screened for strong athletic and role model skills as well as tested and trained on and off the field or court.  ( more)

06/14/2016

2016 LA Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series Continues June 18 with the Summer Solstice 5K, 10K & Kids Fun Run

The Vail Recreation District's 2016 La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series, presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, will continue the trail running race season on Saturday, June 18, with the Summer Solstice 5K, 10K and Kids' Fun Run in Beaver Creek. The Summer Solstice trail run, which is presented by the Vail Valley Charitable Fund, will begin with the kids' fun run at 9:30 a.m. followed by the 10K at 10 a.m. and the 5K at 10:05 a.m.  ( more)