A collection of photos from the Mountain Games held annually in Vail, Colorado.
The Mountain Games is the country's largest celebration of mountain sport, soul and culture.
Professional and amateur outdoor adventure athletes from the Vail Valley and around the world converge upon the mountains and rivers of Vail to compete in seven sports and 21 disciplines including: x-country, freeride, slopestyle and road cycling, freestyle, 8-Ball, sprint and extreme kayaking, raft paddlecross, World Cup bouldering, as well as trail and road running, and the Ultimate Mountain Challenge.
In addition to the athletic events, the Mountain Games includes a mountain photography competition, adventure film school, film festival ,an interactive exhibition and demo area, live music, and mountain lifestyle parties.
The Mountain Games are a Project of the Vail Valley Foundation. Complete information can be found at www.mountaingames.com.