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The VBSR ski shop will transform into Vail Bike Hub this summer for summer bike rentals, retail, and full-service tuning and repair. Come in to meet Vail Bike Hub owners Spencer Stern and Paul Thering, who will be working from the shop’s convenient location just steps away from Gondola One in Vail Village. Their goal […]

Welcome to the newsletter for VBSR supporters! Bringing the ski scoop to your inbox. Connect with us for ski industry news, family updates, mountain conditions, and the Vail experience. An Optimistic Winter We certainly had a slow start to the 2017-18 season, but it’s snowing as I type today! With the Olympics just a few days away, we are cheering loudly […]

The Fall Formula Fall has arrived in full force in the Vail Valley. With temperatures dropping, snow has already begun to accumulate on the summits! Are you ready? While Vail Mountain doesn’t open until, Friday, November 17, 2017, we are already working behind the scenes. Yes, there’s lots of paperwork to do, but the more […]

The Summer Buzz Summer is in full swing here in Vail, and even though the VBSR shop is closed for the season, Vail Village is buzzing with activity. Plus, some exciting things are already happening on the mountain to get ready for the 2017-2018 winter season. Check back on the Vista Bahn blog later this summer for […]

That’s A Wrap It’s always bittersweet to wrap up the ski season. While Jane and Joël were sad to miss our 40th season customer parties with Village Bagel and Leroux Creek Vineyards, we intend to continue the celebrations into next season when they are back from their travels so the entire family can be on hand! We love the winter season […]

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 […]

Summertime Fun & Family  Our summer has been focused on soaking in our new family members – Baby Blaise Thanet and Puppy El Chu. We’ve certainly kept active – – from hiking to four-wheeling to taking the “pack n play” van camping. We hope you’ve had just as many adventures. Just like Waldo, send us […]

Bébé Blaise Thanet Est Né! Baby Blaise is born! Please join us in welcoming a new member to the VBSR family. Dominique Gros Underhill and Matthew Underhill welcomed a healthy baby boy, Blaise Thanet Underhill at 8.12 lbs, born 10:54pm July 2nd. Momma and baby are happy and healthy! Blaise is a happy boy. Big […]

El Niño Delivers! We’re halfway through the 2015-2016 ski season. Holy cow the pow has been top notch! While weather reports questioned the validity of El Niño, we’ve certainly seen her effects. With above average snow pack for Colorado, we’re loving it. How many days have you skied? Have you made it out to Vail yet? If yes, lucky […]

Opening Day is Tomorrow, Nov. 20, 2015! We’re all wrapping up summer and getting into winter mode. Thanks to the recent snowfall, it’s beginning to look a lot like WINTER! We look forward to catching up with you all over the next few weeks and months. Summer flew by this year, we spent most of […]