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Vail, CO
Vail, CO

DELIGHT IN THE ELEGANT CHARM OF A PLACE YOU'LL NEVER FORGET

YOUR TRIP PLAN IS READY

Anticipation is one of the best parts of planning a ski trip. Looking at hotel options, exploring the world-class dining scene, picking out your favorite runs…it’s half the fun! We’ve compiled everything you need to know to make the planning process easy and enjoyable, bringing you that much closer to the perfect vacation. And if you’re visiting Vail for the holidays, check out our special tips in this article.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR THE PERFECT TRIP TO VAIL
Dining Vail, CO
EXPLORE WORLD-CLASS DINING
Vail is just as renowned for its dining scene as it is for its skiable terrain. From award-winning restaurants and chefs to local favorites, there’s something for every palate and budget. Plus, our on-mountain restaurants offer the best views of Vail Valley.
What to Bring Vail, CO
what to bring
We’ve created the ultimate packing list so you don’t forget the important things for your ski vacation, like your gloves and hat. Use our gear guide to make sure you have everything to stay comfortable on and off the slopes. 
Ski Lessons Vail, CO
BOOK SKI LESSONS
Even if you’re a seasoned pro, our wide-ranging ski lessons are perfect for everyone. Learn new parts of the mountain, improve your turns, and maximize the day with no lift lines. It’s like getting a personal tour of Vail Mountain from the experts.
Skiing Vail, CO
DISCOVER VAIL MOUNTAIN
This is why you came to Vail. To ski our incomparable Back Bowls, to explore our 5,289 skiable acres, to chase first tracks on your favorite runs. Vail Mountain is a behemoth, with endless opportunities for you to enhance your skiing. Be prepared before you get on the mountain. Start planning your day by checking out our favorite terrain and utilizing the always-helpful trail maps, and prepare to be blown away by Vail’s majesty.

YOUR PLANNING ESSENTIALS

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