Vista Bahn Blog

Skiing and snowboarding are at the heart of the Vail lifestyle, and skiing safety is an essential part of what makes this lifelong love possible. Skiing and snowboarding draw people from all over the world to play—and stay—in Vail. Having a safe experience is central to having an enjoyable experience. So before you slide off […]

With winter weather on the horizon, fall is the time to do some ski gear prep for the Vail skiing season. Time invested in pre-season organization will pay off when the snow falls. Plus, assurance of your equipment’s functionality will give you the boost you need for all-mountain confidence, all winter long. Begin with a […]

It inspires us to see the commitment to lifelong skiing that we see here at Vista Bahn Ski Rentals in Vail, Colorado. Grandparents are out on Vail’s slopes skiing with knee-high young ones. Brothers, sisters, friends, and families share the adventure of skiing together. At VBSR, we know that lifelong skiing is a joy as […]

It’s summertime in Vail, but we’re already looking forward to the upcoming winter—and getting excited about the Vail Chair 11 upgrade for the 2017-2018 season. Also called the Northwoods Express Lift, Chair #11 provides access to amazing frontside skiing on Vail Mountain and helps disperse skier traffic. One of our favorite improvements to Vail Mountain […]

We get plenty of Vail inspiration even in the off-season when we tap into the good vibes of our ski ambassadors. At Vista Bahn Ski Rentals, family is as much a part of our business as Vail ski rentals and ski tuning are a part of our business. Luckily, VBSR Ski Ambassador Chris Bivona is […]

It’s summer, and Vail skiing is behind us for the 2016-2017 season. But summertime gives us the chance to celebrate a few of last winter’s high points. One of our favorite improvements to Vail Mountain this past winter was the addition of the new Sun Up Express Lift. This lift was formerly known as Chair […]

The Vail ski season is over, but skiing fitness is a year-round commitment. Fortunately, the summertime provides many opportunities to get fit, and stay fit, until snow’s back on the slopes. Over the years, Vail has become a summer destination for those who also love the culture and the arts. Events including the Vail International […]

With only a short time left in the Vail, Colorado, ski season, we wanted to share some spring Vail ski tuning advice that will help you keep your skis in top shape until the very last day the mountain’s open. And we’re always thinking ahead, too, so you’ll also find advice here on preparing skis for summer […]

Who: Guest Blogger, Clare Hefferren, VBSR marketing guru and customer since 2010 Where: Heli Ski Vacation | Nakusp, British Columbia, Canada Once a year, I do something that scares me as much as it excites me. I believe it keeps me young at heart and courageous. A helicopter “heli” ski trip had been on my list for […]

Where Did Winter Go? Our families are growing, and friends have been afoot. This past year, Emily returned to her career as a commercial pilot. She recently began flying a Phenom 300, a business jet, for NetJets and has been enjoying criss-crossing the country and seeing many new places and faces; she expects to be bringing many a […]