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The soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division of the U.S. Army, local heroes of Vail, Colorado
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The 10th Mountain Division of the U.S. Army trained in harsh winter conditions at Camp Hale, located just outside Vail. Vail’s longest ski run is named after the battle they won: Riva Ridge, which played a key role in the outcome of World War II.

Hiking mountain trails in Vail, Colorado
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In 2018, the Global Sustainable Tourism Council named Vail the first sustainable mountain resort destination in the world.

Aerial view of Vail, Colorado, at dusk
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