Stretching for 7 miles through the Colorado Rocky Mountains, Vail is a destination offering not only world-class skiing but year round activities and adventures. A European style village, the inviting streets are lined with boutiques, spas and a variety of top-notch restaurants. After an active day, the après-ski ranges from beers to cocktails, slope-side decks to gourmet restaurants, live music or all night dance parties. Vail bursts with culture and atmosphere.
A ski trip to Vail never disappoints with more than 5,200 acres of skiable terrain and 193 epic alpine trails. Skiers of all levels will find terrain to satisfy with seven legendary back bowls, wide long groomed runs for beginners, terrain parks, superpipe, racecourse and a kids adventure zone. Discover all the mountain has to offer with a private ski lesson or explore the amazing views from the mountain on your own. The adventure is not just for skiers, Adventure Ridge offers snowshoeing, zip-lining and tubing and is fun for the whole family. Enjoy a dinner sleigh ride, snowshoe along scenic trails or simply relax and take in the breathtaking views from the mountain top.
Summer months in Vail are vibrant with endless outdoor music and cultural events. The snow melts and meadows of wildflowers and aspens spring to life. Catch a ride on the Eagle Bahn Gondola to Adventure Ridge for exceptional views, scenic sunsets and hours of fun for the whole family with climbing, mountain biking, tubing, disc golf and lawn games. Summer offers sunny days and scenic trails to enjoy hiking, biking and horseback riding. As the snow melts the Eagle and Colorado Rivers produce exhilarating rapids for rafting and kayaking as well as quiet spots for great fly-fishing.
Just 25 miles East of Vail is the alpine resort town of Beaver Creek.
Vail is not just a destination, it is an experience.