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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  • anonymous_user (14th November 2006)

    So crowded there are traffic lights on the hill (actually they are for lift lines)! Obscene crowds though. And the famed back bowls are flat. Ugh......

  • rheaf (12th March 2015)

    We have been visiting a sister and her family in Avon for the last 14 years and have always chosen to ski Vail. We love the Back Bowls and Blue Sky. BUT, th...

  • Walt Gray (16th April 2014)

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Mark Gerardy (30th August 2011)

    Vail is a resort that lives up to it reputation of glitz and glamour, and for skiers, the best part is Vail's unsurpassed acreage and number of lifts to the...

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