Vail’s Legendary Terrain: Northwoods

Feb. 22, 2017

What makes Northwoods Legendary?

One of the most popular areas of Vail Mountain, Northwoods offers easy access to some of the best terrain on Vail Mountain. This area can be ridden all day! The lift ride is quick, is the first to open, and the last to close for the day. Speaking of lift rides (pending Forest Service approval), Chair #11 will be upgraded to a six pack for the 2017-18 season, reducing wait times and increasing uphill capacity by 25%. For the early morning powder seekers, Northwoods is the place to go. It offers terrain of varying steepness and difficulty, and suitable for all types of skiing, whether you enjoy the open fields of Northstar, or the tree skiing in Snag Park.

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A Video Post Card From Vail

Feb. 22, 2017

 

We wish you were here, Love Vail

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Navigating Holiday Weekends in Vail

Feb. 17, 2017

The weather looks flawless and you’ve got a three-day weekend. There’s only one possible way you’re going to spend your day: enjoying a picture perfect day skiing. You hit the road early and beeline for first chair; cruise up to the gondola, only to find that you had the same idea as other people.

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Spring in Vail: the Season of Dreams

Feb. 2, 2017

  Like a dream dressed in endless blues and whites. Like an adventure for the refined at heart. Like a fountain of youth for the soul.

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Warning! Snorkel May Be Necessary…

Jan. 23, 2017

While January has been a deep month for Vail snow totals, Sunday, January 22 took things to a whole other level!

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You Wont Believe What These Kids Said at Ski School

Jan. 20, 2017

As we ride the lifts and ski with our youngest guests in ski school we meander into some priceless conversations.  Here are a few gems:

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Vail Mountain Safety Month Schedule

Jan. 13, 2017

National Safety Awareness Month Schedule- January 2017 Chaos Canyon Children’s Safety Scavenger Hunt Saturday, January 14th and Sunday, January 15th 10am – 2pm at Chaos Canyon Join Vail Mountain Safety staff in Chaos Canyon for a family-friendly scavenger hunt. Little rippers must answer a series of safety-related questions before receiving a gift bag at the […]

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