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Vail Mountain Information

Winter Trail Map

Summer Trail Map

There are many ways to explore Vail Mountain! Plan your adventure with our Summer Trail Maps. Be sure to check the status of the trail before you go!

2017 Summer Trail Maps

Think of it as your own personal assistant. Our Mountain Information Center is your resource for reservations and recommendations on the hot spots and best-kept secrets in town. The office is located in the Arrabelle at Vail Square in Lionshead 

Open: Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Mountain Information Center 800-503-8748 or locally 970-754-VAIL (8245)

Lost & Found (970) 754-3059

Game Creek Reservations (970) 754-4275

We are your headquarters for:

  • Vail/Beaver Creek Children’s Ski School Reservations
  • Adventure Ridge Winter Information (and reservations for Ski biking only)
  • Mountain Money Gift Certificates
  • All Product Sales and Service information (lift tickets, season passes, Snowsports school, on mountain dining)
  • Game Creek Club Member Foot Passenger Tickets (Lunch Only)
  • Game Creek Dinner Reservations
  • Specialty Snowsports programs including: Focus Learning System, Master Camps, DEVO, BEAVO and Her Turn
  • Lost & Found Pick Up, Drop Off and Shipping

Complimentary Winter Mountain Ski/Snowboard Tours

During the winter season, Community Guest Service volunteers provide complimentary tours of Vail Mountain for any guest whose ability level is intermediate or above.

General Mountain Tours are offered during the winter season and will leave from the Game Creek Desk adjacent to the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola and from the top of Gondola One at the Mid Vail Ski School desk each morning promptly at 10:30 a.m. It is highly recommended to get to either location by 10:15 as each participant will be required to sign a liability release form before the tour. Each tour is considered a “Familiarization Tour” of the mountain and should last about 2 hours.

The Blue Sky Basin Tours are offered during the winter season, this tour begins at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesdays, and Fridays, from Henry’s Hut across from Patrol Headquarters (PHQ) at the top of Chair 4. Please arrive at Henry’s Hut by 10:45 to sign a release form. This tour is recommended for High level intermediate or above skiers or riders. 

60+ Ski with Us Tour is a weekly program for skiers 60 years of age or older of advanced intermediate or above skiing ability. Complimentary all day mountain tour, Mondays only, provided by Vail Resorts through the National Ski Patrol Mountain Host program. Meets at 9:15 am, top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola at Gondoly’s Pizza on the first level of Eagle’s Nest. Leave for ski tour at 9:30 am. Stop for lunch along the way at one of the mountain restaurants. Tour is limited to the first 30 people to sign up each Monday morning. This is an opportunity to ski with a Mountain Host guide who has acquired the knowledge of Vail Mountain, its trails and its ever-changing conditions to optimize your ski experience while at Vail. It is also a chance to meet new friends and have a fun and social ski day with local and visiting skiers. Starts 12/12/2016 – Last tour date 4/10/17. (Holiday blackout days – 12/26/16, 1/2/17, and 2/20/17)

Gondola foot passenger lift ticket

Don't care to ski or ride down the mountain but still want to ride Vail's Gondola One or Eagle Bahn Gondola? Then you're looking for a Scenic Ride ticket!

Scenic Ride Ticket Adult: $36

Scenic Ride Ticket Child: $18 (FREE with paying adult)

New this summer, kids 12 and under ride free when an adult purchases a $36 Scenic Ride Ticket, allowing the whole family to experience magical views of the Vail Valley and access to Epic Discovery – the ultimate family playground.  Additional children’s tickets will be $18 for a Scenic Gondola ride.

Planning to ride up Gondola One to eat at Mid-Vail or The 10th or up the Eagle Bahn Gondola to eat at Eagles Nest or Bistro 14? You should buy the Scenic Ride and Dine ticket.

Lift and Lunch Package: $46 - $15 dining credit.

Vail Sports at Golden Peak

Price TBD: per day basket storage
Price TBD: overnight ski storage

Vail Sports at Mountain Plaza next to the Vista Bahn

Price TBD: per day basket storage
Price TBD: overnight ski valet

Vail Sports at the Arrabelle

Price TBD: per day basket storage
Price TBD: overnight ski valet (next to the Gondola)

Vail Sports in the Vail 21 building in Lionshead

Price TBD: per day basket storage

On-mountain Daytime Lockers - $4 (token operated) or $6-8 (electric lockers)

Eagle’s Nest
Base of the Gondola adjacent to the restrooms

2017 Winter Dates

OPENING DAY: November 17, 2017.

CLOSING DAY: April 15, 2018


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