Welcome to Vail

Vail is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Which is why those of us lucky enough to live, visit, and play here care about keeping our footprint small, our resources plentiful, and our contribution to sustainability top of mind. It’s the least we can do for the place we all love.


Vail Named Top 100 Global Destination

Recycling Events and Announcements

Let’s Recycle Right Eagle County! Town of Vail is a proud partner of the Climate Action Collaborative in Eagle County, which is just released the Winter Recycling Education Guide for the Eagle County Community. Learn what can and cannot be recycled, download the Waste Wizard app, and discover interesting and inspiring information on the benefits to recycling! #BeBetterTogether

Gore Creek Events & Announcements

Please join Town of Vail for another installment of Lunch with the Locals!


It's all part of our sustainability plan to keep Vail beautiful.


In July 2014, Vail launched an ambitious sustainability initiative that made recycling mandatory, instituted wildlife-resistant containers, and launched a public information campaign, which you just happen to be experiencing right now.

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Restore the Gore

Vail may be known for the (frozen) water on its peaks, but the water running through Gore Creek is a vital part of our community, too. Learn about the environmental challenges the town is addressing with help from people like you.

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