User-Generated Reviews for Vail

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Vail to better plan your ski trip. Vail reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 66
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 3.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 57%
  • Beginner
  • 32%
  • Families
  • 58%
  • Intermediate
  • 52%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 53%
  • Advanced
  • 58%

Helpful Highlights:

This is our first time skiing here and today was our first day on the slopes. The white out conditions were a little too much for my kids, but I truly enjo...

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  • 4

    Impossible to get bored

    by Steven Dratler - 2nd January 2014

    Pros: More terrain than anyone could ever want

    Cons: A little too big

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  • 5

    Like no place on Earth!

    by Phylliski - 23rd December 2013

    Pros: Amazing terrain with shorter lift lines

    Cons: Village...A bit nouveau riche. Expensive.

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

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  • 5

    We Coloradians hate this more then Anyone - But Understand it

    by ca-wthr-man - 18th April 2013

    Pros: Most CO resorts Could stay open until late may

    Cons: However The national Forest Servcice and Wildlife Services Says Otherwise

    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... Full review

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  • 3

    It's Vail...*shrug*

    by tjkotula - 23rd February 2013

    Pros: Size, Variety of Terrain

    Cons: Size, Attitude, Prices

    Finally made it to the biggest of them all. It's sheer size and variety of terrain is as impressive as advertised. Everyone should be able to find a favor... Full review

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  • 2

    Not As Advertised

    by DaveO - 12th January 2013

    Pros: Well... um...uh...hmmmm

    Cons: Several

    I fail to see why anyone with sense would ski there, when there are other locations in Colorado that have superior snow and conditions. This spot does not g... Full review

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  • 5

    The Mecca of Wide Open Ski Resorts

    by huskerpeak - 9th July 2012

    Pros: Groomed Terrain, Bowls, Lodging, Nightlife, Lift access

    Cons: $$$$

    What to say that hasn't already been said in the other 104 reviews? Not really anything I can except, That if you are looking for the biggest most traveled ... Full review

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