Vail Ski Resort Guide
Snowboarding in Vail
There’s plenty of terrain in Vail for the avid snowboarder. Fast chairlifts on Vails front side will whisk beginners up to gentle pistes, then on to the back bowls which will satisfy intermediate and advanced boarders alike. Vail boasts three terrain parks too.
Après ski in Vail
Vail centre is pedestrianised and packed full of swanky shops bars and restaurants. There’s plenty to do and the bars and clubs often have live music and dancing if that’s your bag. The red lion bar is situated in the village centre and has been around for years, it features big screen TV, and great food.
There are many restaurants to choose from with food from all over the world which can vary from takeaways to fine dining. Some recommended restaurants include The Wildflower at The Lodge for fine dining, and Campo de Fiori for more reasonably priced Italian food.
Activities off the slopes in Vail
Silverthorne is a shopper’s paradise and can be easily reached by bus. Here you will find designer outlet shops galore.
Adventure Ridge at the top of the Gondola features a family night theatre event with dinner and there’s a Tubing hill in Vail which is enormous fun.