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.
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  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4.4
  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • Nightlife
  • 3.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Value

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The area is huge, but so much of it is so flat you almost need a snowmobile to tow you. Very few groomed runs (2 was all I found) with enough slope for goo...

  • 4

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  • 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...

  • tjkotula (23rd February 2013)

    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...

  • DaveO (12th January 2013)

    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...

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