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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  • 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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  • Tevis Vandergriff (14th April 2014)

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Scotty ( 9th July 2012)

    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 ...

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