They have some of the first Burton snowboards on display - very interesting! And good exhibits on the 10th Mountain Division.
This museum covers the history of the 10th Mountain Division who trained in this area for combat, on skis for WW 2. Much of Vail and modern ski resort development in the US is related to the experiences of these men and their passion for skiing. There are also videos of the history of ski racing. Development of snowboarding has... 更多
The history of skiing, the history of vail, one of the best displays on the history of the snowboard, the ski hall of fame and a museum dedicated to the 10th Mtn Division, a WW2 fighting force that had its roots in the mountains above Vail make a visit here a must.
Was introduced to the museum years ago and had a brief stop this time at the beginning of our Art Walk (don't miss the art walk on weds!)Nice history and collection of ski memorabilia in a super easy location
The museum really does have some interesting stuff. It is fascinating seeing the old skis and boots and reading about the history of skiing and snowboarding. The museum is well presented and laid out and is well worth a visit for any skier.
The history of the vail resort is well documented and accurately presented. The presentation by a veteran of the WWII Mountain Division on Fridays is especially entertaining.
Located close to Vail Bus, Greyhound Bus, Parking Lot, Wooden Bridge. Many old history of the development of skis, video's,... 更多
I have been a semi-resident Vail valley skier since 1974. Touring the museum, brought a flood of nostalgic memories of... 更多