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Art of the hunt Vail Valley celebrates holiday eggcellence Mountaineer Staff Report

Avon hosted the “Largest Easter Egg hunt in the valley” Saturday at Harry A. Nottingham Park. Thousands of people gathered to hunt for Easter eggs and enjoy Giant Egg Racing, inflatable obstacle course, carnival games, and the Jelly Bean Guessing contest presented by Wishes Toy Store. There was also a Petting Zoo, and, of course, the hunt for over 10,000 eggs stuffed with candy and prizes. Sunday services

Vail Mountain hosts the annual interdenominational sunrise service today. The Eagle Bahn Gondola begins operating at 4:30 a.m. to transport

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guests from Lionshead to Eagle’s Nest for the 6 a.m. sunrise service. The gondola ride is complimentary and guests are not permitted to bring skis or snowboards to the sunrise service. Following the service, guests will be asked to download the gondola. In addition, there also will be an afternoon Easter service scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at the Eagle’s Nest Holy Cross observation deck. For those planning to attend the Easter sunrise service, the Town of Vail is offering free parking for vehicles that enter the Lionshead parking structure after 4:30 a.m. and depart prior to 9 a.m. Attendees should inform the booth attendants they were at the service.

Aiden Manning, 4, of Minturn, searches for Easter eggs in Avon Saturday. Jennifer Ellis photo.

Mourning the Minturn Mile . . .

L’Aquila’s chief prosecutor announced an investigation into allegations of shoddy construction as workers continued to scour the rubble for people still missing after a devastating earthquake five days ago. Rescuers pulled one more body from a collapsed building on Saturday, raising the death toll to 291. Workers also picked through the rubble of an apartment building in L’Aquila after dogs trained to look for survivors indicated there might be life in the debris, but fire officials at the scene cautioned against concluding that a survivor was inside. Sounds emanating from the rubble could be water running, an appliance or even an animal, rescuers said. Engineers and geologists have said that buildings constructed to seismicsafety standards should not have collapsed in a 6.3-magnitude quake, raising the possibility that either building codes weren’t followed or that shoddy materials were used in some cases.

Peter Mitchell, 10, of Minturn, skis the Minturn Mile on his way home last week. Many locals celebrated Saturday as the last day of the popular backcountry route to Minturn, as the popular Eco Bus is no longer offering regular service between Minturn and Vail starting today. See story inside. Photo courtesy Vino Anthony.

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Still fighting the good fight Longtime local looks for help with second cancer battle By Randy Wyrick Mountaineer Staff Writer Fighting the good fight is nothing new for Terri Adams. In 2006 she beat breast cancer and was cancer free for two years. It took all the tools, chemotherapy, surgery and radiation. “It was time to get on with the business of living,” said Terri. In January it was time to fight again. Metastatic cancer was found in many areas of her body. It’s hard and she needs help. There’s a fundraiser Wednesday evening, April 15, at E-Town in the Edwards Riverwalk. Cancer sucks the life out of not only the body, but also the fighter’s finances. “There is much to live for and helping her to live a life of quality with dignity is the main goal we face today,” said Terri. You’ll love this. She works for the school district as a bus driver and teacher. She’s certified to teach early childhood special needs kids and is bilingual in English and Spanish. Her co-workers in the school district’s transportation pooled all their sick time and gave it to her, so she could pay her bills just a little while longer while she battles on. The battle is tough and the odds are long. Brain surgery removed a brain tumor, but there are

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E-Town in the Edwards Riverwalk It’s a fundraiser for longtime local Terri Adams, who’s in her second fight with cancer. Contact the Vail Valley Charitable Fund, the Salvation Army, the Shaw Regional Cancer Center or the Swift Eagle Charitable Fund. Or contact Terri at more that are too dangerous to remove. The cancer has spread to her lungs, spine and femur. Still, she’s upbeat and she’s hitting it head on, with a little help from her friends. “I’m so thankful to so many people and organizations that came forward to help her during my first bout of breast cancer,” she said. “I’m overwhelmed by the prayers from all over the world.” Terri says her greatest joy in life has been her daughter, Jenni, born in Vail in 1991. Jenni’s a senior graduating next month from Eagle Valley High School. Terri has a lot to be proud of. Jenni is one of those kids who’s good at everything – great student, Girl Scout, SOS volunteer, one of the area’s best dancers and heartstoppingly cute. Terri moved to the valley in 1976 and spent most of her adult life working, running her own construction company, making lifelong friends and raising Jenni. For a woman who has so much to fight for, the good fight goes on.

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‘Love our locals’ gives 30 percent to schools Restaurant to give 30 percent of bill to schools, not take 30 percent off bill Mountaineer Staff Report So, if Sweet Basil took money off your bill, and then gave a percent of that to schools, that wouldn’t mean as much money for local schools now would it. Sweet Basil’s not offering any money off your bill, (as reported in the Mountaineer Saturday,) but they are giving 30 percent of the total of that bill to schools as part of the “Love our locals” fundraiser the popular Vail Village restaurant is putting on next week. “We try to say yes to as many requests as we can and do something meaningful and significant,” Morgan said. “This creates a significant contribution and gives a reason for people to come out.” The schools are: Red Sandstone Elementary in Vail; St. Clare of Assisi in Edwards; Eagle County Charter Academy in Edwards; Edwards Elementary School in Edwards; and Battle Mountain High School in Avon.

Five schools chosen Each school was chosen for a reason — Battle Mountain High School students asked for a donation to support the school’s “Project Graduation” program, a non-alcoholic end-of-year party for students, for example. Morgan’s children attend the Eagle County Charter Academy. “We think it’s awesome. We’re excited about it,” said Kerry Loetscher, office manager at Red Sandstone. “I know most of the staff are planning to go.” At St. Clare of Assisi, the money raised will be used to help pay for an eighth grade pilgrimage to Santa Fe, said Jennifer Bianchi, administrative assistant. “We appreciate Sweet Basil supporting local schools. That’s what’s most important to us,” Bianchi said. “It really shows that they ‘love our locals.’” Edwards Elementary will use the money to buy books and items that teachers need in their classrooms, said Heidi Hanssen, the principal. “It’s especially a nice gesture when coming from a restaurant like Sweet Basil who gets a lot of their business from the guests that visit our community,” Hanssen said. “It makes me realize that they still remember and respect the locals.”

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It’s a remarkable image— the leaders of two giant well below France in the favorability rating, but well countries that once were adversaries sitting together above Saudi Arabia. Yet America’s two former eneat the G20 Summit in London, their body language mies in the Cold War scored much better with youngfriendly, both smiling as commentators commented er respondents. About 6 in 10 young adults — those and the world’s press photographers snapped away. aged 18 to 34 — have a favorable view of China and Compared to U.S. President Barack Obama’s char- Russia, compared with no more than half of middleacteristic broad smile, Chinese President Hu Jintao’s aged adults and only about a third of those 55 and grin may have looked a bit self-conscious, older. but even Obama’s critics admit he’s got such I don’t know of a similar poll on how the Peking an abundance of charm it’s hard to think of Chinese view the U.S., but I can say from Man anyone on the world stage right now who anecdotal evidence on many, many Web site could match his candlepower. discussions I’ve seen that the figures could be So Hu most likely held his own. similar. There is a strong thread of nationalPerhaps he was following guidelines deistic, anti-Western commentary on the online veloped for the 2008 Beijing Olympics manbulletin boards, but there is also often praise dating police recruits should show eight teeth for the U.S. — no more, no less — when smiling. That Yes, we’ve come a long way, but we’re also way they look friendly without appearing hitting bumps in the road, especially when it “goofy” — or at least that’s how the rules comes to allocating the household goodies. were translated to me. Exercises were held to Another country of Western heritage, AustraJon Van lia, recently axed a bid from a Chinese stateensure they got it right. However many collective teeth were on Housen owned enterprise for one of its mining comdisplay that afternoon in London, it was clear panies, citing national security concerns. For that the photo op was meant to convey soliits part, China’s regulators recently blocked darity and goodwill. The two giants are now so finan- Coca-Cola’s long-negotiated acquisition of a huge cially intertwined that they are on their best behavior juice company, saying it would stifle competition and with each other, especially in public. They have to possibly drive up prices. assure the rest of the global neighborhood that this So it appears that folks want to keep control of their partnership, however co-dependent or a marriage of juice and copper ore at home. Not at all surprising. convenience, is functioning smoothly. It is true that the cash-flush Chinese are on the prowl And like many arranged marriages of old, it appears for acquisitions. Good businessmen that these erstto be a sensible scheme for the future of our tribe. But while Communists are, they recognize this could be of course no household is perfect. the best buying opportunity to come along in a generA recent Gallup poll showed that 55 percent of ation. They saved their money for a rainy day — and Americans view China “unfavorably,” about the same it is now here. Their natural inclination to accumulate kind of numbers that Russia received. Both ranked [See PEKING MAN, page 7]

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2-shot lead over Chad Campbell, who led briefly on the back nine until a blunder on the 16th hole when he took two shots to get out of the bunker and made double bogey and wound up with a 72. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are both at 4-under and won’t need another Masters miracle to catch the leaders. Coverage starts at noon Mountain time on CBS.

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Milwaukee Bucks forward, Charlie Villanueva is being sued for assaulting a man at a nightclub on Feb. 22, 2008. Daniel Fischer claims the attack at Decibel nightclub, where Villanueva is admittedly a regular, left him significant damage and was “completely unprovoked.” Villanueva called the claims “outrageous” and in an interview after team practice Friday morning, he said, “I know no such thing about it.” Charlie has seen quite a lot of media attention lately for Twittering at half time of one of the Bucks regular season games. We all know social networking sites can


cause relationship problems, and apparently that applies to player/coach relationships also. This bar room brawl incident, that may or may not be real, will not go far in damaging Villanueva’s reputation. He known is known as a NBA player who is a good citizen and gives back to the community. He’s actively involved with the National Alopecia Areata Foundation, a foundation that treats kids who have alopecia areata, a disease that Villanueva has himself. The disease causes hair loss, but is not at all threatening to ones’ health.


cash means that many of these state-run companies can simply write a check — or pay in shekels if that’s what you want — for an enormous mining company or any other enterprise on the planet. But other minds are also clever, and they know better than selling national treasures at fire-sale prices. China’s government is also urging caution, telling its privately owned companies to take care in their eagerness to march overseas. A recent seminar noted that only one in four overseas acquisitions by Chinese companies to date has proven successful. The cultural divide and gulf in business practices remains too wide to bridge in most cases.

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A good case study is Lenovo, the mainland China company that bought IBM’s personal computer business in 2005. It is now a distant fourth in the global PC race and was having severe business troubles in the West before the economic crisis began. China remains its only profit center. It is now focusing efforts in emerging markets – apparently acknowledging it has lost the battle in the West. This is another installment of “Peking Man” by longtime Vail local Jon Van Housen, who is now serving as a “foreign expert” in Beijing. He can be reached at

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Police in southern New Hampshire are searching for a burglar who says he’s sorry. Pelham police say a resident who pulled into his driveway Friday afternoon caught a burglar coming out of the house with jewelry boxes and electronic items. The homeowner told police that when he approached the burglar, the man apologized, then put the stolen goods back. Police say the homeowner tried to detain the burglar by engaging him in conversation, but the suspect fled by the time officers arrived.


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Ssssshhhhhhhh baby visit at the Mountaineer. Meet Chase Rimel, his G-Dad (short for granddad), stopped by the Vail Mountaineer offices to meet with our sales rep. Jenn Ellis. G-Dad also known to others as Lee Rimel was on babysitting duty and needed to get some business taken care of so he proudly brought Chase with him. If you see Chase and G-Dad out and about today, make sure to oooh and aaah at both of them. Happy Easter!

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NEW YORK CITY’S MODERN ROCK BAND, The WMDs, are back at The Club in Vail tonight for “Spring Back to Vail� week, April 9-19th. Fresh off the heels of a national tour in February, The WMDs are proud to celebrate the release of their second full-length album “We Are Waves� with 11 nights straight at The Club on Bridge St. in Vail Village. The sound of The WMDs is their own, but often compared to Tom Petty meets Radiohead by way of John Mayer. A seemingly disjointed amalgam, but the band wears its influences well, and does them proud. The band’s line-up is completed by drummer Paul Amorese (Bacci, Hypnotic Clambake) and bassist Mike Chiavaro (Spencer Day, Lenka Dusilova). While an original band at heart, all-night marathon sets have proven The WMDs aren’t afraid to mix it up. Whether reintroducing classic rock staples, resurrecting old school Hip-Hop, or reinventing current top-40, the band succeeds in giving the audience a show like no other.

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We can hardly believe it either, but these beautiful young women are Kelsey Andrews and Emily Boyd, who were tiny about 20 or 30 minutes ago. They were helping hold down the fort at last week’s Project Graduation fundraising dinner at Angelino’s and the Dusty Boot in Eagle Ranch. You still have the privilege of donating to Project Graduation by calling Eagle Valley High School at 328-8960. Kelsey and Emily are EVHS seniors.

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When two or three or more are gathered doing good stuff, you’re likely to find Sue Logan and Michelle Maloney in the midst of them. They were helping keep things running smoothly at last week’s Project Graduation fundraising dinner at Angelino’s and the Dusty Boot in Eagle Ranch. Project Graduation is an all-night alcohol free event for graduating seniors. You can still donate by calling Eagle Valley High School at 328-8960.

Three queens beat anything, especially when the queens are Danielle Woodcook, Melissa Ciocian and Tiffany Bensen. We were fortunate enough to run across them in Angelino’s in Eagle Ranch during last week’s Project Graduation fundraising dinner. Project Graduation is an all-night alcohol free celebration for graduating seniors. Luckily for you, you can still donate. Call Eagle Valley High School at 328-8960.


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He cooks, he cleans and he plays a mean game of paintball. Eagle Valley High School senior Zeb Maloney helped keep things running like clockwork at last week’s Project Graduation fundraising dinner at Angelino’s and the Dusty Boot in Eagle Ranch. Zeb would be forever appreciative if you’d call EVHS at 328-8960 and make a Project Graduation donation.


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It’s not easy raising parents in this day and age, but Tarashawn Kinser seems to be turning out just fine. The perky parent popped up at last week’s Project Graduation fundraising dinner at Angelino’s and the Dusty Boot in Eagle Ranch. Project Graduation is an all-night alcohol free celebration for graduating seniors. Luckily for you, you can still donate. Call Eagle Valley High School at 328-8960.



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TODAY IN HISTORY Today is Easter Sunday, April 12, the 102nd day of 2009. There are 263 days left in the year. On April 12, 1861, the American Civil War began as Confederate forces bombarded Fort Sumter in South Carolina. In 1606, England’s King James I decreed the design of the original Union Flag, which combined the flags of England and Scotland. In 1877, the catcher’s mask was first used in a baseball game, by James Tyng of Harvard in a game against the Lynn Live Oaks. In 1908, fire devastated the city of Chelsea, Mass. In 1934, “Tender Is the Night” by F. Scott Fitzgerald was first published in book form by Charles Scribner’s Sons after being serialized in Scribner’s Magazine. In 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Ga., at age 63; he was succeeded by Vice President Harry S. Truman. In 1955, the Salk vaccine against polio was declared safe and effective. In 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man to fly in space, orbiting the earth once before making a safe landing. In 1981, the space shuttle Columbia blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on its first test flight. In 1983, Chicagoans went to the polls to elect Harold Washington the city’s first black mayor. In 1989, former boxing champion Sugar Ray Robinson died in Culver City, Calif., at age 67; radical activist Abbie Hoffman was found dead at his home in New Hope, Pa., at age 52. Ten years ago: U.S. District Judge Susan Webber Wright cited President Bill Clinton for contempt of court, concluding that the president had lied about his relationship with Monica Lewinsky in a deposition in the Paula Jones case. A jury in Little Rock, Ark., acquitted Susan McDougal of obstructing Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr’s Whitewater inquiry and deadlocked on two other charges, causing a mistrial. Five years ago: A federal judge allowed a nationwide ban on dietary supplements containing ephedra to take effect, turning aside a plea from two manufacturers. Abelardo Flores and Fatima Holloway pleaded guilty in Houston to taking part in a smuggling scheme that resulted in the deaths of 19 illegal immigrants abandoned in a sweltering truck trailer. Barry Bonds hit his 660th home run to tie godfather Willie Mays for third on baseball’s career list. One year ago: Democrat Barack Obama conceded that comments he’d made privately during a fundraiser about bitter working class voters who “cling to guns or religion” were ill chosen. Boston College won the NCAA hockey championship, 4-1, over Notre Dame. The United States won its second women’s world hockey championship, upsetting Canada 4-3 in Harbin, China. Today’s Birthdays: Country singer Ned Miller is 84. Actress Jane Withers is 83. Opera singer Montserrat Caballe is 76. Actor Charles Napier is 73. Jazz musician Herbie Hancock is 69. Actor Frank Bank (“Leave It to Beaver”) is 67. Rock singer John Kay (Steppenwolf) is 65. Actor Ed O’Neill is 63. Author Tom Clancy is 62. Actor Dan Lauria is 62. Talk show host David Letterman is 62. Author Scott Turow is 60. Singer David Cassidy is 59. Actor-playwright Tom Noonan is 58. Rhythm-andblues singer JD Nicholas (The Commodores) is 57. Singer Pat Travers is 55. Actor Andy Garcia is 53. Movie director Walter Salles is 53. Country singer Vince Gill is 52. Actress Suzzanne (cq) Douglas is 52. Rock musician Will Sergeant (Echo & the Bunnymen) is 51. Rock singer Art Alexakis (Everclear) is 47. Country singer Deryl Dodd is 45. Folk-pop singer Amy Ray (Indigo Girls) is 45. Actress Alicia Coppola is 41. Rock singer Nicholas Hexum (311) is 39. Actor Nicholas Brendon is 38. Actress Shannen Doherty is 38. Actress Marley Shelton is 35. Actress Jordana Spiro is 32. Rock musician Guy Berryman (Coldplay) is 31. Actress Claire Danes is 30. Actress Jennifer Morrison is 30. Rock singer-musician Brendon Urie (Panic at the Disco) is 22. Actress Saoirse Ronan (“Atonement”) is 15. Thought for Today: “Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are.” — President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945).


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2003 Volkswagen Golf 4dr HB GL Manual $7,991 2.0L #P7195 Mileage: 76,384

Own bed, own bath, NS, NP. Female preferred, in house with other female professional. Next to hiking trail, ample parking, great privacy.


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2004 Volkswagon Jetta GLS Turbo. Front wheel drive w/ASR. 60K miles, leather-heated seats. 2 sets of tires on rims. 1.8L Turbo, full mfg warranty to 74K or July 09. Well cared for, excellent condition.


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Private bedroom & bath in SF home avail 5/1. Renter will share laundry & kitchen facilities. N/P N/S, refrigerator provided. Great views from deck. 1st month & security upfront.

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Nice 3BR 3Ba single family home with 3 car garage on 11 acres. Horses allowed. 6-12 month lease.

2001 Subaru Forester

Allroad 5dr quattro AWD Man $17,991 2.7 #2800 Manual 40,927

Liftview 2BR 2Ba condo. Clean, FP, dishwasher, W/D, balcony, extra storage, near lift, NS, NP. First, last, security.

155” with 939mi, reverse, gas rack/can, cover, aftermarket can, Walker shocks F/R, underseat factory bag.

2001 Volkswagen New Beetle 2dr Cpe GLS TDI Manual $8,991 1.9L, Gray #2691 Manual, 69,229

2BR 2Ba top floor, end unit, apt in Brookside Condos in Avon available for rent. On river with high end Faux finishes. Swimming pool, hot tub, underground parking and across from lift. Available May 1.


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2BR 2Ba, 1 car gar, fully furnished, garden level. Very clean, includes utilities.

Studio unit, 1 room with small refrigerator, cook top & sink w/ private entrance. Pets possible, includes utilities. 6-12 month lease.

Large 1BR 1Ba, living room, dining room, & kitchen with private ectrance. Pets possible, rent includes utilities. 6-12 month lease.

4BR 3.5Ba, 2 living areas, 1 car garage, NS, pets neg. Walk to school, movies and more!

2003 BMW 3-Series Sedan $15,991 3.0 #P2017 Mileage: Contact Us


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44,217 Miles, 4dr Value Edition, Automatic, Dr blue exterior, Black interior Stock #P7626


Roommate needed in Eagle Vail condo. 1BR 1Ba available in 3BR 3Ba condo, River Oaks. Bus access. 1st month, last month.

1BR 1Ba Eagle Ranch Carriage House. Wood floors, excellent mountain views, W/D.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 2 bedroom townhome on the river. Furnished and on the bus route.

Booth Falls townhome. 2BR 2Ba + loft. Views, bus route, furnished. 6 month lease.



2 Bedroom, 2 Bath townhouse. 1 car garage, hardwood floors, N/S N/P. Security deposit & references.

Lovely, quiet, sunny 4BR 4.5Ba duplex in Singletree; 180-degree views, 3,000sf, 2 car garage. Will consider pets.

3BR + loft, 1.5Ba, townhome in Homestead. Plenty of parking, close to trails and town of Edwards. W/D, fireplace,p artially furnished. NS NP First, last, deposit. Available May 1

412 Taylor St. Studio suite available. Sunny 1BR, Ba, living room, furnished, access to W/D. Deposit due up front. Can be couple with child. Parking available, no dog.

3BR 2Ba unit. Pets possible. Rent incl utilities. 6-12 month lease. $799 for 1st month

2BR 2Ba, fireplace, garage. N/S Pets considered pool and hot tub, furnishings optional

Immaculate 3BR 2Ba sf home w/ attached 2 car gar. Lg master bedroom, bath and walk-in closet.Vaulted ceilings, large deck. Grass mowed and watered for you, central heat and AC, low utility bills. Avail 6/1.

527 sq ft open office available on month to month basis, or 1-6 month lease. Desirable location.

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Rental in Downtown Edwards Plaza. Good for retail or office use. 1050 sq ft, 760 sq ft, and 430 sq ft. All spaces finished and divided into small offices.

Vail Office Space Glen Lyon Building Ski-in/ski-out, gold medal fishing water on the Town of Vail bus route. Creekside, balcony access. 480 sq ft. Available immediately.

OPEN HOUSE Sun April 12, 9-5pm 11B Blackbear Cotton Ranch, Gypsum $549,500 Vail Mountain Realty Debra Duvall 970-471-1706

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Professional office space for lease. 1,124 sq ft for only $14 sq ft NNN. Ready for immediate occupancy. Plumbed for Dental / Medical / Chiropractic.


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2BR 2Ba condo with washer & dryer on site. Pets possible. Rent incl utilities. 6-12 month lease.

12 month lease, large end unit. 3 level townhome, 3BR 3Ba, N/S, N/P, W/D. 1.5 car attached garage, gas heat. Excellent property across from Edwards Medical Center

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Homestead Townhome available to rent 4/20. 6 month or longer lease. 2BR, 1.5Ba, W/D, fireplace, unfurnished, newer appliances, nice neighborhood. $1375/month

Buffalo Park Unit 13. 3BR 2.5Ba, ski-in/ ski-out condo w/large master suite, spacious deck, underground parking, & Alpine Club Membership Option.

Buffalo Park Unit 13 $1,345,500 Suzi Apple


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Newer 2BR 2Ba condo available in Dakota Square. Great views! Available NOW.

4-bedroom• 4.5 Baths Walls of windows Cathy Miskell (970)376-7227 Price: $7,125,000

Avon Crossing. 2BR condo. Convenient location to all of Avon’s amenities. Great investment opportunity & locals buy!

Avon Crossing $424,900 Judd Babcock


Settlers Lodge Unit 203. Sunny, south facing 3BR condo in the heart of Bachelors Gulch mountain. Lowest price/sq ft condo in Bachelor Gulch.

133 S. Fairway. Located on the 3rd fairway. 7,289 sq ft home has 6 beds, bar, billiards, multiple decks, & private guest quarters.



Settlers Lodge Unit 203 $1,750,000 Suzi Apple

1848 Beard Creek Trail. This 4BR 4.5Ba home is located in Seven Eagles. Lowest priced in per sq ft in CVC.

1848 Beard Creek Trail $1,400,000 Suzi Apple


133 S. Fairway $4,495,000 Suzi Apple

764 Beard Creek Trail. This gorgeous .84 acre lot is perched above the 11th fairway & surrounded by endless views. Walking distance to clubhouse.

764 Beard Creek Trail $925,000 Suzi Apple


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Located at the Gondola to Beaver Creek, views, designer furnished, on site mgt, rental program. Offered $40,000 below last sale.

Only $495,000 Mark Weinreich


833 Strawberry Park. 2.46 acres, 7BR home boasts ski-in/ski-out access, aweinspiring views, exquisite detailing & furnishings in an unequaled setting.

3698 Daybreak Ridge. Ski-in/ski-out 6BR masterpiece in Bachelor Gulch with a 50 foot stone fireplace.

3698 Daybreak Ridge $7,995,000 Furnished Suzi Apple


Lot for sale. Scenic 2 acre lot w/ Gore Range views and a pond!

833 Strawberry Park $10,900,000 Suzi Apple

83 Norgaad Way $375,000

1458 Beard Creek Trail. Spectacular .57 acre lot on the 6th fairway of CVC course. Sweeping views, mature trees, & a stream make this a one-of-a-kind.

802 Beard Creek Trail. Modern mountain luxury. 5BR, multiple stone verandas, fire pit, large rec room, wine cellar, elevator, & gorgeous views from every room.


1458 Beard Creek Trail $895,000 Suzi Apple


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802 Beard Creek Trail $4,675,000 Suzi Apple


2195 Cresta Rd. Magnificent 7BD ski-in/ ski-out estate. Over 13,700 sq ft, 12 fireplaces, outdoor & indoor waterfalls & stone grotto spa.

2195 Cresta Rd. $11,900,000 Suzi Apple


Bear Paw 204B. 3BR 3Ba ski-in/ski-out condo. Huge enclosed patio, new furnishings & electronics.

Bear Paw 204B $2,300,000 Suzi Apple


11,026 sf masterpiece, insp by romantic style found in Italian mtn villages. Stone terraces overlooking Spring Creek, 2 acres of open space, unrivaled outdoor living.

50 Spring Creek $9,500,000 Suzi Apple


2,172 sf 3BR + office, 3Ba, 2 car garage. Thoughtful flr plan, big views & great finishes incl granite, stone, hardwood & timber beams. Owner is ready to sell!

26 Bentwood, Sky Legend $499,000 Lynne Krnacik



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Luxurious Mountain Living The Iverson Team 200 Windermere Circle § $2,695,000 4BD/4.5BA § Web ID: M318090

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233 Timberwolf $474,900 Liz Leeds

970.331.1806 970.393.3191 Ken Rue


6,200+ sf. Beautiful 4BR 3.5Ba high end home + a large 1BR 1Ba guest suite & 1,895 sf of unfinished basement. Vaulted ceilings, granite, stainless...

Only $539,900 Bob New


Riverfront park in Lower Downtown. Exceptional value for the discerning buyer. 2100 16th Street #210 $319,000 Susan Matthews

Everything about it will wow you! 6,500+/- sf, 4BR 5.5Ba, gourmet kit, offices, media rm, wine cellar, exercise rm, 4+ car gar on 1.5 easy care acres.

Sleepy Hollow Ranch. 87 acres of Brush Creek & endless views, this ranch may be subdivided. Feat. a charming home, guest cabin, & track barn.

Great value between Eagle Ranch & downtown Eagle! 3BR + den, w/ functional floorplan, granite counters, hdwd floors, gas FP, 1 car gar. Low dues!


Sleepy Hollow Ranch $12,995,000 Suzi Apple


255 Mayer St. SF home on a corner lot adjacent to open space. 3BR, bright, open living spaces, & unparalleled location.

255 Mayer St. $735,000 Suzi Apple


Racquet Club condo on Gore Creek. 1BR 1.5Ba, recent $50K remodel. Offered designer furnishes. 2 decks, wood FP. On-site athletic club, outdr pool, property management & rental prog. Walk to TOV bus. Brokers welcome.

$369,000 Dan Reynolds


Sunny 2 story loft! Seller to pay Buyer’s Condo fees for a year! You’ll love walking along the river & enjoying local amenities.

Quartz Building #210 $535,000 Sandra Kelly


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Main floor living in Cotton Ranch. 4BR + den, 2 car garage. Close to schools!

55 Trailside Lane § $4,995,000 6BD/7BA § Web ID: M22040



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2800 Rule Ranch Road $1,950,000 Suzi Gartner


510 Brush Creek Terrace $399,000 Doug Schwartz


Best custom home value in ER! 4BR 3.5Ba Ranch. Beautiful finishes. On quiet cul-de-sac, end of 4th fairway. Private setting, big views. Pre-approved short sale.

$650,000 Bob New


Prime Edwards Riverwalk office space, main level, riverside. 895 sq ft, full or partial lease or sale. Entry, 2 offices, 3 workstations, kitchenette, bathroom. Furnishings negotiable.

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186 Brett Trail South. Beautifully furnished new home in 1.04 acres features 4BR suites, a pond and fishing to Lake Creek.

186 Brett Trail South $1,950,000 Suzi Apple


Cherry Creek North Unrivaled address... 2BR 3Ba 191 Clayton Lane #304 $1,095,000 Susan Matthews


Large 5BR w/ large eat-in kit. Located on 2 acres of land. Multi-level Trex deck. Minutes from dntwn Eagle. Lowest horse prop in Eagle.

1301 Fulfort Ct. $549,000 Dari Laidman


Magnificent 35.5 acre ranch w/ 6 stall barn, 10,000 sf indoor riding arena, 6 irrigates fields, outdoor arena, custom log home & awe-inspiring views.

2505 Rule Rd. Sandra Kelly


Developer now offering 4 buyer incentives. From upgrades to lease-to-own. Call/email for opt details.

Aidan’s Meadows Prices start at $679,900 Rick Messmer


137 Main St. Commercial office space w/ wet bar, coffee room, full kitchen, & gorgeous finishes.

137 Main St. $525,000 Suzi Apple


36809 Highway 6, .45 acre lot on the 12th fairway of CCR. Views of Castle Peak, Back Bowls, & Eagle River provide the ultimate setting.

36809 Highway 6 $675,000 Suzi Apple


Crestmoor Park Specatcular blend of premium finishes... Main floor master and 3BR suites on 2nd floor

119 Krameria Street $1,995,000 Susan Matthews


Denver Country Club Graceful beauty with historical features and today’s amenities. 130 Gaylord Street $1,975,000 Susan Matthews


9405 Brush Creek. 4BR retreat located on 3.86 acres w/ hillsides, meadows, & a creek. Spacious outdoor living, unique detailing & endless views.

14241 US Highway 6. Beautiful 35.5 acres boasts over 850 ft of Eagle River frontage, gated access, & sweeping valley & river views.



9405 Brush Creek $1,200,000 Suzi Apple

14241 US Highway 6 $1,250,000 Suzi Apple

House, pond, horse corral & garage. New doors, windows, paint & septic. Greenhouse & clean hot tub too! MLS #V318007

$398,500 Mike Devins



3BR 2.5Ba townhome. 1 block to theatre, restaurants, shops, fitness center. Upgraded finishes, fenced backyard w/ patio, master BR suit w/lg deck, attached gar. High ceilings, lots of light, granite & tile. Co-op w/ borkers.


FSBO 970.471.9259

Lovely 3BR sf on the creek & 7th fairway. Large, gracious living room. Separate dining & additional family room. Possible expansion on large duplex lot. Exceptional value!

$969,000 Bev Trout


206 N. Brett Trail. 3BR 3.5Ba home nestled against Lake Creek. Great outdr living, many upgrades, wonderful entertainment spaces, convenient loc.

206 N. Brett Trail $1,275,000 Suzi Apple


The Reserve G102. Great 2BR 2Ba condo, walk out to the pool and river! Great location for the price!

The Reserve G102 $424,000 Judd Babcock


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One of the nicest loc in the complex w/ views to Eagle River! Clean, quiet, top flr 3BR 2Ba, vaulted ceilings, AC, elevator, undrgrnd parking. Close to amenities!

River Pines C304 $499,500 Janice Cerra, GRI


Fice acre horse property w/ irrigation water, adjacent to public land. New 5BR 3Ba, 3 car garage home with office & satillo tile.

$749,500 Henri Stone


3BR + study, 2Ba home. Vaulted ceilings, gas fireplace, large gar, deck & fenced yard. www.

154 B Riverview $377,900 Steve Morris & Betsy Randall

3BR 2.5Ba duplex in Chatfield Corners. 2 car garage, A/C, lots of upgrades from developer.

Chatfield Corners $359,900 Jim Mallas


Hardscrabble Ranch Lot 13, 2.3 acres overlooking the Gypsum Valley w/ access to the BLM & big views.

Hardscrabble Ranch Lot 13 $285,000 Owner Financing Avail. John Nichols


. Quick walk to bus, movie & dining. 1,400 sq ft, 3BR 2.5Ba, end unit townhome with a one car garage.

$490,000 Kelly McDowell



220 Cooley Mesa Rd. 1.17 acres boasts unparalleled, central, location, situated next to Costco in the Airport Gateway Center.

220 Cooley Mesa Rd. $662,800 Suzi Apple


880 Homestead Dr. #6. 4BR 3.5Ba, granite countrs, gas fireplace, & large deck. Membership to court club incl.

880 Homestead Dr. #6 $575,000 Judd Babcock


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3BR 2Ba, 2 car garage, large corner lot. Backs into private land. Plenty of room for first home. Clean and bright!

$385,000 Darrell Chavez


709 Edwards Village Blvd. New 3BR 3Ba SF homes. Featuring Lake Creek views, hardwood floors, stone FPs, & large covered deck.

709 Edwards Village Blvd $865,000 Suzi Apple





ic Pr Gorgeous 3BR 2.5Ba townhome. Beautiful mtn views. 1.5 garage, decks, plenty of storage space, walking dist to court club. Brokers welcome.

Arlington Place $529,000


This 5BR masterpiece is on 3 acres & has exquisite finishes, a grand master suite, state-of-the-art theatre & unrivaled outdoor living.

The Hermitage $6,995,000 Judd Babcock


Cattleman’s Club 7 & 8. Dramatic views up Lake Creek & Sawatch mountains, coupled with creeks & aspen groves, provide the ultimate setting.

Cattleman’s Club 7 & 8 35 acres starting at $5,900,000 Suzi Apple


850 Main St. This 3BR home is nestled on the Eagle River & feat 400+ sq ft of outdoor living. Additional .7 acres offers the ability to build a second home.

850 Main St. $1,450,000 Karen Gilbert


Cattleman’s Club 2 & 3. 4.09 acres of dramatic views up Lake Creek & Sawatch mtns coupled w/ aspen groves provide ultimate setting.

Cattleman’s Club 2 & 3 $1,750,000 Suzi Apple


Ideally situated in a gorgeous high-alpine setting. Charming sf home w/ garage on fantastic flat lot that gets sun all day. Big mtn views, new paint, newer roof, tile & wood flrs, fenced yd & loads of potential

136 Monument Str Priced to sell at $300,000 Matt 970.390.2692

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Explosive mtn views, close to town. This well-kept 6BR SF home is 3,700+ sf & situated among aspen & pine. Lg garage & storage. Owners motivated, close 6/22. FHA, VA, & other avail.

MOTIVATED! $329,000 David Whitman


50 Prickly Pear Ct. 35 acres, expansive views, flat & buildable, horses allowed. Electricity & phone to property.

50 Prickly Pear Ct. $389,000 Suzi Apple


Water Street. Build with confidence, knowing that your views will n ever be obstructed, two lofts offered at this price. Water Street $365,000 Heather Stolz

Juniper Trail. Everything is huge but the price! Incredible Red Sky custom homes for under $1M! Homes on beautiful lots in a gated community.

Fab NEW comtemp home w/ unique & beautiful finishes, 2FP, 3 car gar, great rm w/ huge views, gourmet kit, 4BR, 4.5Ba. Master on main level, w/ adj BR/ Ba or office. Lg media rm, 2 addt’l BR on lower level. Great for entertaining.

Ski Mtn. views on golf course. Vaulted ceiling, open flr plan. Loft can be office, sleeping or exercise area. Master bath is must see sanctuary.


Juniper Trail $998,750 Suzi Apple



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P 505 Lark Sparrow Lane. Wrap around deck, gourmet kitchen, great views, 4BR & much more!

505 Lark Sparrow Lane $2,750,000 Keith Thompson


Luxury & privacy on the Vail Golf Course, sf home w/ Gore Range views. Tucked on a priv cul-de-sac w/ vaulted ceilings & lots of natural light.

1100 Hornsilver $5,595,000 Liz Leeds


5BR masterpiece w/exquisite detailing, unrivaled outdoor living, sumptuous master suite & breathtaking views.

190 Aspen Bluff $5,500,000 Suzi Apple


Platinum rated, top flr 3BR 3Ba penthouse w/ views to Vail Mtn & Gore Creek! Turn key, upgrade comtemp bath, kit, furnishings! Heart of Vail, good loc.

Mountain Haus 670 $3,690,000 Janice Cerra, GRI



3BR 2Ba home in the heart of Singletree. Granite coutertops, new carpeting, & incredible views across the valley.

1121 Berry Creek Rd. $619,000 Judd Babcock


Fish From your deck & enjoy the sounds of Gore Creek from this beautifully appointed, 4BR 3Ba log home. 2 car garage, fully furnished! TOV bus!

Lodges at Timber Creek, C13 $1,595,000 Janice Cerra, GRI


$1,750,000 Susie Weber


The BEST views of Vail Mtn! This magnificent mtn retreat, 5BR 5.5Ba, backs up to BLM land. Incl all of the finest luxuries. Unparallel views!

786 Potato Patch Dr. $4,775,000 Liz Leeds


$560,000 Mark Weinreich


Entertain in gourmet kit, open flr plan. Offered fully furn w/ ample space to overnight guests in this 5BR + 2nd living area res. Newly remodeled, new appliances, granite counter tops.

$1,690,000 Mark Weinreich


926-6602 Own on Forest Rd! Ski-in via Bear Tree. Lovely sf home w/ views of Gore Range & Red Mtn. Expansion possibilities.

224 Forest Rd. $7,150,000 Liz Leeds


The best 2BR 2Ba value in Vail. Ski Mountain views, Gore Creek frontage, recently renovated. Walk to skiing & dining. Pool & parking.

$985,000 Frank McKibben


Amazing Beaver Creek & Sawatch views. End unit feat private top floor master & lower level w/ 3BR 2Ba. Huge views, great finishes, incl. alder doors & trim.

Enclave Townhouse Unit C $796,500 Mac Hodge


Amazing investment opportunity to own this entire 4-unit complex. Each 4BR 3Ba unit has a 2 car gar. Ideal for employee housing! Rental history available.

$2,200,000 Michael Routh



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