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Address: Top of Gondola One, Vail, CO 81658
Phone Number:
+1 970-476-3600

Offering more than 5,289 acres of downhill and cross-country trails, Vail...

Offering more than 5,289 acres of downhill and cross-country trails, Vail is considered one of the best all-around ski mountains in the world.

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Wonderful first trip

Even though it is the end of the season and they will close soon, certain runs had great conditions. We were told where to find the best conditions and what areas to avoid. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doug H
Morganton NC
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Morganton NC
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85 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Even though it is the end of the season and they will close soon, certain runs had great conditions. We were told where to find the best conditions and what areas to avoid. Our three teens had a great time. Very quick customer service at the ticket counter. You might be able to get cheaper tickets in advance online. We... More 

Thank Doug H
Severna Park, Maryland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Overpriced! But so many runs and ski options for all levels. Would like to see them cater more to Americans than just rich, Latin Americans who flaunt their money here. It's a beautiful place but just ridiculously overpriced even in hotels and restaurants in the worst part of the season with poor ski conditions.

Thank Meshelle B
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful place to ski, but completely absurd prices. Unreasonable to expect people to pay $130 for a ski ticket on an off-season ski day.

Thank Jake R
Fruitland, Maryland
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food with big bowls! Great mountain restaurants like the tenth! Epic pass is a great way to ski vail!

Thank peter r
Beverley, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have skied here 5 times now and it never disappoints. A vast ski area with wide open runs, often we had the mountainside to ourselves. Snow is great and accompanied by sun in the Spring. If it was not for the expense and the distance, I would ski here every year.

Thank gezkell
Reno, Nevada
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58 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even during the busy Spring Break period we were able to find runs that we didn't have to share with anyone. The mountain is huge and the snow was great. Move to the Backside, Bowls, and Blue Sky to escape the crowds.

Thank Wayne M
Milan, Italy
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For skiing lovers. Really awesome. Many slopes alternatives, great snow conditions. A paradise for sky lovers.

Thank FG65_13
Level Contributor
65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vail Mountain is an incredible experience. It offers stunning beauty, a ton of variety for all levels of skiers, and a great staff. The people that work this mountain are fantastic- knowledgeable and friendly! The ski school is pricey but fantastic as well!

Thank Amy M
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78 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you only care about the skiing then ignore this review - there's an incredible variety of terrain - huge back bowls and a great variety of trails on the front of the mountain. But for us a skiing holiday is more than just the skiing - it's also the restaurants on the slopes where you can relax and have... More 

Thank Tristan B
Chicago, Illinois
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72 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every year between Christmas and New Year's the Vail Mountain Resort is inundated with hoards of tourists that should have just stayed at home. I started coming here in 1984 and the difference is like night and day. If you're looking for a more personalized, more European vacation head over to Beaver Creek instead.

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