Mr. Luxury Ski

Pepi Gramshammer showed up in the Vail in 1962 as an Austrian ski racer and instantly fell for the Rockies. He and his wife opened Hotel Gasthof Gramshammer a chalet-style inn on a sunny corner in 1964, and its Pepi’s Bar has been an après-ski stalwart for more than 50 years. Pop in at for the best Austrian beers in the West and steaming plates of bratwurst and Wiener schnitzel.


This article originally appeared in Jetsetter.