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    Best Winter Ski Jackets for Women

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about the best winter jackets for women helpful. Having a warm, high-quality, waterproof ski jacket that lets you comfortably play in the snow is the #1 necessity here in Vail, Colorado. Whether you’re clearing snow from your car, snow plowing down the bunny run at the ski resort or hitting it hard off-piste in the backcountry, a good ski jacket is the difference between just getting through the winter and wanting to be out playing in the snow all season long.  Here are some great suggestions to make all your outdoor adventures more fun.

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    Best Gifts for Snowmobilers

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about best gifts for snowmobilers helpful. We know it is not always easy finding the perfect gift for your favorite snowmobiler but, here is a list of 10 amazing suggestions that they will LOVE! Each of these items are functional, well-made and designed to make snowmobiling easier, safer and more fun, so they can ride more often. Whether you’re giving these items as a gift or (keeping them for yourself), you are sure to find something on this list for your dearest ditch banger!

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    Snowmobile Rentals in Vail, CO

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about snowmobile rentals in Vail, CO helpful. After a few days of skiing and snowboarding Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts, you may want to take a day off from the slopes, but what should you do? Snowmobiling is a great alternative to the busy slopes and an opportunity to do something different with your family.

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    Colorado Elk Hunting Checklist

     Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this Colorado elk hunting checklist helpful. Successful elk hunting comes down to being prepared and taking advantage of all the opportunities that come your way. This checklist makes sure that you have every edge available to stalk your prey without being detected while keeping you warm, dry and comfortable. Although this list can’t guarantee success it will go a long way ensuring that you are ready for every opportunity available to bag a trophy elk this season.

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    Colorado Elk Hunting Tips & Information 2019/20

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about Colorado elk hunting tips & information helpful. Elk and big game hunting is HUGE in Colorado and fosters positive benefits to the economy and its wildlife management efforts. Generating approximately $2 billion each year, big game hunting, and Rocky Mountain Elk hunting, specifically, is an important part of the Colorado experience.

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    Cool Halloween Animatronics

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about cool Halloween animatronics helpful. Halloween is the much anticipated time of year that gives us, all of us, free reign to let our inner gremlins out and wreak havoc on our friends and family, in a good way.  If you are the type of person who lovingly starts to deck out your house, yard or porch with creepy props starting October 1st (or maybe even earlier, hey, no judgment) then this is the perfect article for you.

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    Halloween in the Vail Valley-2019 events

    A complete list of Halloween activities in the Vail Valley including kids events, trick or treating, pumpkin carving, movies, concerts, costume contests, parties and spooky festivities. We love Halloween here in the Vail Valley, we love it so much, that one night is not nearly enough and we spread it out over 2 or 3 days or even a whole week! Enjoy the spooky spirit in Minturn, Vail, and Edwards and down valley. Grab your monster garb and your vampire teeth and let the festivities begin, here are all the valley’s Halloween happenings. Check back often because this list will be updated as more events are added.

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    Warm Halloween Costumes for Kids

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about warm Halloween costumes for kids helpful. As a parent living in the Colorado mountains, when the leaves begin turning in the autumn, I start looking for just the right costume to keep each of my kiddos warm and cozy when out trick or treating on a chilly, Halloween night.

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    Best Rash Guards for Women

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about the best rash guards for women helpful. Rash guards are best known for protection from salt, sand and coral in the ocean, but here, in Vail, Colorado, they offer maximum protection from the strong rays of the sun at high altitude as well as abrasions from rocks and branches when rafting, kayaking, tubing, fishing or paddle boarding local rivers.

  • Best Athletic Swimwear (Women)

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about athletic swimwear for women helpful. Vail, Colorado maybe a landlocked state but people here, spend A LOT of time searching out fun water activities like kayaking, whitewater rafting, paddle boarding, canoeing, water skiing, wade fishing, hiking to hot springs, tubing rivers, competing in triathlons and swimming in local water holes. Female athletes, adventurists and enthusiasts need active swimsuits that are comfortable, durable, flattering and offer freedom of movement to participate in these challenging activities.