Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Vail

Planning a ski trip to Vail? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Vail stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Vail review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.
  • 4.1
  • Beginner
  • 3.8
  • Intermediate
  • 4.4
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4.3
  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • Aprés Ski
  • 3.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Overall Value
  • 3.7

Helpful Highlights:

I agree, stop complaining, if you love skiing, enjoy spring skiing! Icy? Yes, slushy? Yes. Good times? Yes. Hard fast and slow? Yes. This is skiing! No ...

  • 4.1

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  • Sandel Mundindel (11th February 2014)

    No single uniform green run for speed carving, all have blue or even black (!) sections to pass to loop back to the lift. Swingswille which is supposedly ma...

  • anonymous ( 1st February 2014)

    I confess I didn't want to go to Vail as a family. I was conscious of the 'glamour' reputation and didn't want a holiday at expensive restaurants and feelin...

  • Chris M (18th January 2014)

    Ok, the Apres is world class. But you also pay world class prices. Vail Underground is more my price range, hard to find but great drinks. Now to the riding...

  • Steven Dratler ( 2nd January 2014)

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  • Phyllis O'Grady (23rd December 2013)

    How can you beat Vail's Back Bowls? ...you can't! Even beginners can make it up to the top of the mountain and ski the Sourdough lift. Their slogan says ...

  • ca-wthr-man (18th April 2013)

    Everybody here in Colorado hates the rule of having to close early because of the Forest Service. This is due in part to the migration of Elk - This is no l...

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