Vail Mountain Safety Month Schedule
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 end of the hunt.
Daily Ski Patrol Mountain Sweep
Any weekend day in January
Ski Patrol Headquarters at 2:45pm for back side sweep
Meet the Vail Ski Patrol at 2:45pm for your chance to do the final back side sweep with Vail Ski Patrol and learn about safety tips from the pros.
Helmet Safety and Giveaway
Saturday, January 21st and Sunday, January 22nd
8:30 am to 2 pm at the base of Gondola One
Join Kim Greene from Vail Valley Medical Center to learn about helmet safety and receive a free helmet with a $10 donation.
Ski and Snowboard Registration
Saturday, January 21st
8:30 am at the base of Gondola One
Register your board or skis with the Vail Police so they can be tracked if they are lost or stolen.
Flight for Life Helicopter Viewing
Saturday, January 28th (weather dependent)
10am at top of Avanti Express Lift (#2)
Informative look at the flight helicopter and the crew at the top of a chair.
Vail Safety Patrol Dog Meet and Greet
Saturday, January 28th and Sunday, January 29th
10-11am at Eagle’s Nest, top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola (#19)
Meet Vail’s avalanche rescue dogs At Eagle’s Nest outpost.
Tuesday and Thursday Safety and Blue Sky Basin Tours
Tuesdays and Thursdays in January
10:30am at Henry’s Hut at the top of chair 4/5 and 11
Get a tour of Flapjack Slow Zone with safety tips & enter to win a GoPro.