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    Where to Play Pickleball in Vail Colorado

    Pickleball is the fun, popular, new racquet sport that is taking Colorado, and the rest of the country by storm. It is one of the fastest growing sports in North America and everybody is giving it a try.

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    Best Places to Picnic in the Vail Valley

    The long, snowy days of winter have passed and summer begins to beckon. It’s time to grab the picnic basket, a bottle of wine, some delicious snacks, cheese, crackers, sandwiches, fresh fruit and any other must-have items and go off into nature to enjoy a big, beautiful picnic with the people you love.

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    Vail Area Golf Courses-Links on High

    Welcome to the Vail Valley and to high altitude golfing at its best!. The elevation of the Vail Valley ranges from East Vail at 8,200 ft. in elevation to Gypsum at 6,300 ft. in elevation and includes summit courses that top out at 9,200 ft in elevation. We are up certainly there in elevation, and it will affect your game, but mostly for the better.

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    Vail Mountain Biking Trails

    There are a TON of amazing Vail mountain biking trails in the Vail Valley. From the iconic single track trails of Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek to the hidden gems of Minturn and Eagle Vail and the new mountain bike utopia of Eagle, Colorado. Bike riding is the perfect way to explore the new areas. It combines speed and a sense of adventure with the ability to go further and faster than you can just walking or hiking.

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    Pink Vail 2019 – Ski to Cure Cancer

    Come and take part in Pink Vail, the world largest Ski Day to cure cancer! Most people walk or run to cure cancer, here in Vail, Colorado, we ski to cure cancer. This is a FUN, wonderful, annual event for an even better cause; to kick Cancers’ butt.

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    Churches in Vail Co-Worship Services in the Vail Valley

    All of Colorado sometimes seems like God’s temple with its rising mountains, never-ending blue skies, pristine blankets of snow, breathtaking views and quiet forest cathedrals.  But when you are looking for inspiration, support, and connection in community, look no further than these wonderful local churches, synagogues and worship services to reconnect with God.

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    Preventing Altitude Sickness in Colorado

    The town of Vail, Colorado lies at an elevation of 8,150 ft. above sea level and the ski mountain soars to its highest elevation of 11,570 feet above sea level. For people coming to Vail from much lower altitudes, this radical change in air pressure can present itself as altitude sickness.

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    Best Ski Runs in Vail-Where the Locals Ski

    At 5,289 acres, Vail Mountain it is the third largest ski resort in America, only Big Sky and Park City are larger. It features seven spectacular bowls and the newest area, Blue Sky Basin. Vail opened in 1962 and has been offering incredible skiing since day one. Here is a taste of some of the best ski runs on Vail Mountain. Enjoy them and add as many other best ski runs to the list as you would like.

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    Vail Discount Ski Tickets- 5 Ways to Save

    Yes, skiing in Vail, Colorado is tons of fun, and a mind-blowing 2.5 million skiers and snowboarders visit Vail and Beaver Creek each year.  But with day lift tickets nearing $200 a day, it can also be very expensive. However, if you do your research and plan ahead you can save a lot of money and ski tickets can be almost affordable!

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    What is Epic Mix? 10 Things You Must Know

    In a nut shell, the EpicMix App will simplify and organize you and your family’s time on the ski mountain and make your ski vacation soooo much better and easier. EpicMix is a free iPhone/Android app that uses a RFID-based system placed in a plastic card that is hung around your neck or kept in a pocket and is scanned to allow you access to the lifts.  Pass and ticket holders can easily track snow conditions, lift line wait times, view trail maps, web cams, add a credit card for on-mountain purchases, easy unencumbered scanning at all lifts and easily connect with family members on the mountain. It also lets…