28 November 2016

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
28 November 2016

Opening Weekend Gallery

22 November 2016

Opening Weekend 2016

Everyone at Vail Mountain is eager to begin the ski and snowboard season. We are now targeting Friday, Nov. 25 for the resort’s opening day. We are dedicated to providing our guests with the best early-season conditions possible and will continue to focus our efforts on opening with a high-quality snow surface. See our resources ...
15 November 2016

2016-2017 Opening Day Announcement

Photo: Andrew Taylor Everyone at Vail Mountain is eager to begin the ski and snowboard season, and with more favorable weather expected this week, we are now targeting Friday, Nov. 25 for the resort’s opening day. We are dedicated to providing our guests with the best early-season conditions possible and will continue to focus our ...
10 November 2016

Mountain Preparedness

Getting Ready for your trip to Vail We all love skiing and riding, and nothing beats Vail’s terrain, weather and picturesque landscape.  That being said, there are some inherent dangers that an alpine environment presents. Not to worry, follow our mountain preparedness guide to ensure an enjoyable and most of all safe day on the ...
21 October 2016

Why Should You Be a Vail Ski Instructor?

By Janet Lawrence “Why Should You Be a Vail Ski Instructor?â€? Wait, is this a trick question? Seriously, this may be the easiest test ever! This is like answering, “Would you like another piece of apple pie?” The better questions is: Why shouldn’t you be a Vail Ski Instructor? Do you love to ski? You love skiing, ...
12 October 2016

2016-17 Guide Guide

Whether you’re an expert who revels in knee-deep powder in the Back Bowls or a casual skier who cruises the groomers, you’ve got to be ready for a variety of conditions on the mountain. Don’t risk having a bad time just because you didn’t bring the right gear along – our Ultimate Gear Guide is here ...
12 October 2016

An Inside Look at Jobs at Vail Resorts: Product Sales and Services

Are you ready to jump into the heart of the action this winter in Vail? See what opportunities await you this winter with Vail’s Product Sales and Services team. You’ll find yourself working in a fast paced environment, just steps away from the ski slopes. As a Product Sales & Services Agent, you’ll deliver outstanding customer service ...
30 September 2016

Vail Culinary Experience to be Featured at the James Beard House in New York

Vail Mountain offers a host of on-mountain culinary treasures, and Steve Topple, Executive Chef at Game Creek Club and Restaurant, will take Vail’s on-mountain culinary experience to New York in October. From the views of the Gore Range at The 10th Restaurant at Mid-Vail to the unique setting of Game Creek Restaurant, on-mountain dining at ...
21 September 2016

Insider’s guide: The Best Times to Visit Vail in the 2016-2017 Season

Vail’s Opening Day is just around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about your ski vacation to Vail. We’ll let you in on a little secret…visit Vail during our suggested times below and you’ll enjoy the best deals (ski school, dining, lift tickets, you name it!) the best lift access and a quiet alpine ...