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Vail Mountain Opens China Bowl
09 December 2016

Vail Mountain Opens China Bowl

Vail Mountain began operating Orient Express (#21) and Teacup Express (#36) today, accessing terrain in China Bowl. The resort also opened Riva Bahn Express (#6) and Highline Express (#10), bringing the total skiable acres to 2,692, the most open terrain at any ski resort in Colorado. Vail has received two feet of new snow in the last week, and the Colorado forecast is calling for consistent snowfall until Dec. 18.
As Much as Six Feet of New Snow Delivered to Top Ski Resorts throughout Western North America
30 November 2016

As Much as Six Feet of New Snow Delivered to Top Ski Resorts throughout Western North America

Within a week of opening for the ski season, resorts throughout western North America received a massive dose of winter weather – including the arrival of as much as six feet of snow accumulation and cold temperatures which dipped to the single digits. National weather forecasts call for additional snowfall and continued cold temperatures throughout the first week of December.

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The Forest Flyer Returns for Winter

Speed is your friend as you fly through the forest on a raised alpine coaster! The Forest Flyerâ„¢ returns this winter and winds its way 3,400 feet down the snowy slopes of Vail Mountain, following the natural contours of the landscape through the forest. Whether you’re looking to let your inner child loose or your ...

The New Sun Up Express (#9)

Vail Mountain has opened its legendary Back Bowls, providing access to portions of Sun Up Bowl via High Noon Express (#5) and the new, high-speed Sun Up Express (#9). Vail is now offering 1,285 acres of skiable terrain. The Bwana Terrain Park will also open with four features. “We are thrilled to open a portion ...

Latest Terrain Updates

Get the first tracks on your favorite runs this season. Check back here for the latest terrain updates and trail openings! NOVEMBER 27 Chair 15 will open with access to beginner terrain. For Vail’s official Terrain and Lift Status visit vail.com/terrain-and-lift-status

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