Endless powder. Endless blue skies. Endless fun. Welcome to the center of the Skiing universe.
At 5,289 acres, Vail is the largest single ski mountain in North America, featuring seven powdery bowls, the endless backcountry skiing of Blue Sky Basin and an enormous front side of groomers, steeps and cat tracks. And, with 1,500 acres of corduroy you get the most groomed terrain on the planet. You don’t have to look for memorable days here – they find you. With a yearly average of nearly 350 inches of snowfall and over 300 days of sunshine, Vail will completely reinvent you idea of an epic ski day. Vail is also located only 15 minutes from Beaver Creek Resort giving our guests access to even more of the best skiing in North America.
Mountain Terrain/Lift Opening Schedule: Vail Mountain opens November 16, 2012 and is scheduled to closes April 14, 2013.
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Trail Classification - Vail Mountain
Total Number of Lifts
Number of Trails
Total Skiable Area
5,289 acres/2,141 hec
Riva, 4 miles/6.4 km
Total Uphill Capacity/hour
11,570 ft./3,527 m
8,150 ft./2,475 m
3,420 ft./1,052 m
390 acres/158 hec
January (65 inches)