25 May 2017

Summer Music & Arts Preview

The hills of Vail come alive in the summer, bursting bright with sound, culture, and expression. Follow this comprehensive guide to all the music and art events this summer season in Vail. For the fine art fans… Art in Public Places (AiPP): Over 45 pieces of sculpture, installation, paintings and more can be found in highly ...
01 May 2017

Epic Pass: Here’s Why You Should Buy

The ski and snowboard season isn’t even over and you’re already hearing about the 2017/2018 Epic Pass being on sale. Let’s be real, for many people, next season’s not even on the radar yet. But here’s why the Epic Pass should be. Reason #1: Let’s talk about the facts. 15 Resorts Over 43,000 Acres of skiable terrain! That’s ...
25 April 2017

2016-17 Season Recap Video

It was another incredible season here at Vail Mountain. We want to sincerely thank everyone who makes our mountain such a great place to be. We will see you this summer & next winter!
25 April 2017

Top 10 Photos of the 2016-17 Season

While the temperatures are warming and the flowers are starting to bloom, as always our hearts and thoughts are in winter. Relive our unforgettable 2016-2017 season one more time and explore our Top 10 Photos of the Season and the talented photographers that captured them. 10. Frosty Morning in a Vail Aspen Grove. Photo by ...
18 April 2017

Vail’s Legendary Terrain: Golden Peak

What makes Golden Peak Legendary? The quaint village atmosphere of Golden Peak is home to our renowned Ski & Snowboard School, is the host of some of our Signature events, and offers hassle free access to the mountain via Riva Bahn Express Lift. (#6) If you’re looking for a bite to eat, be sure to to ...
17 April 2017

Kids Ride Free Gondola Rides This Summer

New this summer, all kids can ride the Vail Mountain gondola free with the purchase of an adult ticket, allowing children 12-and-under to experience panoramic views of the Vail Valley and the legendary Gore Mountain Range through a scenic gondola ride. For each paying adult, one child, 12-and-under, will be given a complimentary ticket to ...
13 April 2017

Vail’s Legendary Terrain: Sun Up & Sun Down Bowl

What makes Sun Up & Sun Down Bowl Legendary? Sun Up & Sun Down will likely be your first view of the iconic Back Bowls of Vail, and it is nothing short of inspiring. With the perfect mix of wide open, sprawling terrain, and gladed runs, your ride down will be breathtaking.  Thanks to the the ...
05 April 2017

Vail’s Late Season Operations Info

We are getting ready to wrap up Vail’s 2016-17 winter season. Thank you to all of our guests and employees for making it another incredible year. Get all the details on lift operations and terrain closures here. *Adventure Ridge is now closed for the season. *Game Creek Restaurant & Bistro 14 are now open for lunch ...
05 April 2017

Easter Sunday Services 2017

Vail Mountain will host its annual interdenominational sunrise service on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 6 a.m. inside at Eagle’s Nest. Town of Vail to provide complimentary parking in Lionshead for early service attendees. The Eagle Bahn Gondola will open to the public at 5:30 a.m. to transport guests from Lionshead. Complimentary baked goods ...
05 April 2017

Vail’s Legendary Terrain: China Bowl

What makes China Bowl Legendary? Years before it was officially open to skiers, China Bowl had been named for its headwall, visible now from the top of Orient Express, Chair 21.  This long limestone formation reminded early Vail skiers of the Great Wall of China. China Bowl, along with Tea Cup, Siberia, & Mongolia Bowls, opened in ...