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Vail Mountain Announces Plans for Capital Improvements for the 2017-2018 Winter Season
26 December 2016

Vail Mountain Announces Plans for Capital Improvements for the 2017-2018 Winter Season

Vail Resorts continues its wave of tremendous investments at Vail Mountain with the replacement of the Northwoods Express Lift (#11) with a six-passenger lift to debut during the 2017-2018 winter season. The new lift marks the 10th lift replacement in the last 11 years at Vail. This plan is subject to U.S. Forest Service approval.
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.

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Vail’s Legendary Terrain: Northwoods

What makes Northwoods Legendary? One of the most popular areas of Vail Mountain, Northwoods offers easy access to some of the best terrain on Vail Mountain. This area can be ridden all day! The lift ride is quick, is the first to open, and the last to close for the day. Speaking of lift rides (pending Forest ...

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Navigating Holiday Weekends in Vail

The weather looks flawless and you’ve got a three-day weekend. There’s only one possible way you’re going to spend your day: enjoying a picture perfect day skiing. You hit the road early and beeline for first chair; cruise up to the gondola, only to find that you had the same idea as other people. Lift ...

Spring in Vail: the Season of Dreams

  Like a dream dressed in endless blues and whites. Like an adventure for the refined at heart. Like a fountain of youth for the soul. This is springtime in Vail, welcoming warmer temperatures, stellar skiing conditions, grilling out at various on-mountain decks and, of course, spectacular events. Stellar Snowfall Last year, Vail Mountain saw ...

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