Gearing up for Winter ’15/’16

Opening Day Countdown Vail: 39 Days Beaver Creek: 44 Days Although we’ve recently been experiencing a bit of an extended summer here in the Vail valley, the Black Tie team is back to work gearing up for another winter season. New equipment has been arriving daily, and our minds have been wandering toward cooler temps, the excitement for the first… Read more →

Vail Snow Daze 2014 (Weekend 1)

Vail’s annual Snow Daze event series definitely lived up to its name this year. Beaver Creek reported six inches of new snow on Sunday morning – with Vail reporting five. It has continued to snow all day today, so we imagine the storm total should be pretty significant. It feels good to get a fresh coat of white on the… Read more →

New snow, new skis!

The Vail Valley was greeted with over three feet of snow last week, and it sure was a welcome sight! Vail’s opening day is now only two days away. As an added bonus, there is more snow in the forecast for this weekend. Last Thursday, November 13th, two of Black Tie Vail’s very own took their boots and poles and… Read more →

Gearing up for 2014/15

While the Black Tie Vail team is in the thick of our pre-season projects, preparing for colder temperatures, and praying for snow, both Vail and Beaver Creek have been hard at work year-round in preparation for a BIG season. For the first time since 1999, the World Alpine Ski Championships return to the Vail valley for the 2015 season. While… Read more →

The Mobile Ski Shop

Black Tie Ski Rentals recently was featured in the Vail Valley’s Sneak Peak magazine. The writer, Phil Lindeman, joined the team for a delivery last weekend. His experience was detailed in a great story in Sneak Peak that truly captures the essence of Black Tie’s service – convenience. The story details the fitting experience of the Boyt family from Texas.… Read more →

Opening Week in Vail

It’s been an exciting couple of weeks here in the Vail Valley – with Vail officially opening on November 22nd, followed by Beaver Creek on the 27th. Both resorts started the season on a good note, with significantly more open terrain than we’ve seen in years past. Vail opening weekend video: Beaver Creek opening day video: This past weekend saw… Read more →