Vail is a top destination ski resort known for legendary skiing and snowboarding. The vibrant mountain village is at the base of Vail mountain where guests enjoy shops, spas, dining, lodging, concerts and nightlife.

Mountain Facts at Vail

  • Mountain Front: 7 miles of terrain
  • Back Bowls: 7
  • Acres to Ski: 5289
  • Vertical: 3450 ft.
  • Base Elevation: 8120 ft.
  • Summit Elevation: 11,570 ft.
  • Trails: 193
  • Longest Run: 4 miles
  • Terrain Levels: Beginner 18%, Intermediate 29%, Expert/Advanced 53%

Terrain Parks

  • Parks: 3
  • Superpipe: 1
  • Halfpipe: 1

Ski and Snowboard School at Vail

Adult, children and teen group and private lessons are available for all levels of ability. Vail also offers a childcare and nursery.

Ski and Snowboard Specialty Programs

Women’s Ski Clinic – Her Turn: Explore Your Personal Edge Groups are led by a select team of women instructors, trained to make your clinic an exceptional experience. You will learn in a fun and supportive atmosphere where we use video, individual coaching and a summary card to accelerate and anchor your improvements. Intermediate to advanced levels.

Wedel Weeks: The aim of Pepi’s Wedel Weeks is to get each person in shape for the coming season by working hard on the technique of intermediate through advanced skiers.

Adventure Ridge at Vail

Adventure ridge provides a winter fun experience for all ages. Activities include ski biking, tubing, kid’s snowmobiling, bungee trampoline and snowshoeing.

Snowshoeing and Cross Country Skiing

Vail offers a Nordic Sports Center for those interested in showshoeing, cross country skiing or telemarking. The Nordic School offers lessons and specialty programs.

Dining and Nightlife

The Village at Vail is abundant with a variety of dining options, nightlife and Après ski. The village is fun and happening all winter long!

Visit the Vail website.