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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  • Shay (20th November 2011)

    I love Vail, it's disneyworld for the winter! I cut my teeth at Vail, so I am somewhat loyal to Vail. Vail is amazing, the town itself is breathtaking...

  • Clay King (21st August 2011)

    Vail is expensive. Yes, let's get that out of the way. There's no way around it, but you get what you pay for, and that is certainly true here. If, like ...

  • Brian Campbell (25th July 2011)

    Vail is a great place to visit at least once in your life. The Back Bowls are really what make this a unique resort. As they say, "There is No Comparison"...

  • Tremblay (25th February 2011)

    Valet parking at 45$ at Golden Peak, Lionshead parking at 25$, no discount lift ickets available, no day lodge to put your boots on for people from outside....

  • Mize (24th February 2011)

    Hi! I just got back from Colorodo. I am an avid 30 year old East coast skier, I actually like Killington and Belleayre for their trees and bluebird days, I ...

  • Alex Kennelley (21st February 2011)

    Vail is Vail. All the hype and all of the rumors that you might have heard about it being amazing, is the truth. It is amazing. When I went to Vail there wa...

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