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At Vista Bahn Ski Rentals, we love sharing the latest ski gear trends with you. Each year, we scout out top-notch skis at the SIA OR + Snow Show in Denver. And then we put in gear testing time at the On-Snow Demo/Ski-Ride Fest at Copper Mountain Resort. No doubt, we love to get out on the slopes and experience ski gear trends in action. But it’s even better when we can share the best with you as rental and demo skis the following season.

With whoop-worthy beginner terrain and several kids’ fun zones, family skiing at Vail is an adventure for all ages. Giggles turn into belly laughs as kids and parents weave along the winding slopes of Chaos Canyon. Banked turns and trees challenge skills at higher levels in forested fun zones ranging from Magic Forest to Buckskin […]

Vail’s best skiing ranges from wide-open powder bowls to corduroy groomers to spine-chilling steeps. And there’s good news for skiers of all levels: It’s not too hard to find. Of course, locals have their favorite stashes, but seeking out Vail’s best skiing isn’t rocket science. Read on to find out how to sniff out some […]

If you’re considering upgrading skis, then there’s no better time than the present. But how do you know if you’re really ready for new gear? And what factors should you consider when deciding to replace current ski gear? At VBSR, we carry a variety of rental skis and the latest demo skis so that you […]

Vail tree skiing is a magical experience that promises to be exciting for skiers seeking Vail’s best powder. And there’s nothing better than spending a full day exploring Vail’s glades when they’re stocked with fresh snow. Vail tree skiing ranges from tight and steep to generously spaced and rolling, offering options for skiers of varying […]

At VBSR, our demo ski rental fleet and rental ski and snowboard fleet showcase a variety of skis, each with different ski flex and performance applications. Such variety helps us customize a demo rental package to fit your needs and skill level. Do you like to fly down Vail’s frontside groomers? Or explore powder stashes in […]

It’s prime time for Vail skiing, and the VBSR demo ski rental fleet gives you another good reason to ski Vail. Exploring new skis and exploring new terrain come hand in hand, so join us at VBSR for an adventure. Our friendly ski techs are ready to outfit you with the latest demo ski rental […]

While Vail mountain traffic can be as varied as the skiing conditions, some flow patterns are more predictable than others. No one wants to get bottlenecked into a long lift line or spend more time waiting around than skiing. Powder days, holidays, and weekends are always the busiest times at Vail, but it’s still possible […]