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Sundown Catwalk

2,867 - 2,983 m | 804 m
Sundown Catwalk is the bottom of many trails in the Sundown Bowl.
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Encore

2,920 - 3,329 m | 1,316 m
The bump run right underneath the Skyline Express #37 lift that is an almost endless field of moguls.
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Morning Thunder

3,089 - 3,205 m | 553 m
Morning Thunder is to the skier's right side of the Tea Cup Bowl and although pretty short, it has great black lines and hopefully fresh powder if that's what you like.
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Over Yonder

3,085 - 3,278 m | 462 m
Over Yonder is so far over that it doesn't get the same amount of traffic that the other trails in this area do.
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Shangri-La

3,135 - 3,374 m | 901 m
Shangri-La is a fun trail that comes from the skier's left of the Orient Express Lift (Chair 21) and ends up at the end of Poppyfields.
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Silk Road

2,914 - 3,493 m
A very long traverse through the back bowls.
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Never

2,985 - 3,178 m | 623 m
Never is one of the furthest trails down Ptarmigan Ridge on the skier's right side of the Sun Down Bowl.
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The Star

3,071 - 3,386 m | 1,031 m
The Star is a super fun run in Pete's Bowl in Blue Sky Basin. It is usually groomed and is a beautiful meander through many tree glades.
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Cow's Face

3,066 - 3,291 m | 652 m
A medium steep mogul field that is on the skier's right side of the Sun Up Bowl.
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Red Square

3,202 - 3,376 m | 389 m
Red Square is an open and steeper area in the Siberia Bowl that you have to walk a little to get to.
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Genghis Khan

3,135 - 3,379 m | 513 m
A wide open run starting with a massive cornice drop.
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Yonder

3,094 - 3,304 m | 581 m
Yonder is the black that you find on the right of Sleepytime as you go under the Sun Up Lift (Chair 17).
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Seldom

2,991 - 3,208 m | 802 m
Seldom is a large area on the right flank of the Sun Down Bowl that has a lot of character.
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Ricky's Ridge

3,034 - 3,311 m | 778 m
Off from the Ptarmigan Ridge in to the Sun Down Bowl. Ricky's Ridge is an open, steep and usually moguled area that is great on a powder day and is usually nicer than many other areas in this bowl.
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Inner Mongolia Bowl

3,131 - 3,480 m | 1,105 m
Worth it on a powder day or even on the days after as few make the effort to get here.
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Outer Mongolia Bowl

3,240 - 3,412 m | 747 m
Outer Mongolia Bowl is a neat area of Vail that doesn't get much traffic and can be awesome some days and not so good on others.
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Teacup Glade

2,917 - 3,156 m | 1,028 m
Brand new run opened for the 2015/16 season.
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Shangri-La Glades

3,055 - 3,325 m | 796 m
These glades are great because they are evenly spaced and have large trees with big spaces between them.
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Sweet N Sour

3,065 - 3,353 m | 706 m
Sweet N Sour is the area you come to after you ski down from the top of the Tea Cup Express (Chair 26) lift or the Sun Up (Chair 17) lift. Parallel to Jade Glade and Genghis Khan.
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Marmot Valley

2,915 - 3,081 m | 747 m
A section in the Tea Cup Bowl area that has all sorts of personality with a pretty easy pitch for a black.
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In The Wuides

3,080 - 3,499 m | 1,503 m
This has a pretty consistent blue pitch to it and has lots of personality.
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China Spur

3,040 - 3,088 m | 527 m
This traverse gets you to China Bowl.
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Chicken Yard

2,961 - 3,212 m | 553 m
Chicken Yard is a steep and challenging bottom section after skiing or riding Apres Vous.
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Red Zinger

3,082 - 3,273 m | 739 m
Red Zinger is the main part of Tea Cup Bowl and has many lines down it.
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Grand Review

3,063 - 3,526 m | 1,987 m
One of our favourites as it's one of the least travelled of the Vail trails.
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Heavy Metal

3,058 - 3,355 m | 997 m
This has lots of bumps, tree glades, and open corridors to keep the advanced intermediate and up satisfied.
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Skree Field

3,208 - 3,446 m | 1,086 m
A Skree Field is an area of loose rocks and this is what you will find here, although this depends of the snow conditions and early season winds.
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Montane Glade

3,084 - 3,355 m | 823 m
Montane Glade is the harder skier's right side of Earl's Bowl that has open glades and tight trees for the advanced rider and skier.
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Resolution

3,200 - 3,525 m | 1,513 m
Resolution is a great area in Pete's Bowl with open corridors and lots of tree glades.
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Rasputin's Revenge

3,094 - 3,334 m | 503 m
You need to walk uphill to get to Rasputin's Revenge, but it's worth it for skiers that are advanced and above.
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Champagne Glade

3,078 - 3,499 m | 1,508 m
Champagne Glade can be one of the best runs at Vail on the right day.
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Blue Sky Catwalk Ridge

3,355 - 3,497 m | 1,052 m
Long ridge leading to several lines in the Blue Sky Basin.
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Lover's Leap

3,156 - 3,441 m | 1,104 m
The terrain itself is some of the steepest at Vail and if you make a mistake you may slide all the way down to the bottom.
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Big Rock Park

3,057 - 3,364 m | 1,548 m
Big Rock Park is one of our favourite sections of Pete's Bowl.
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Steep and Deep

3,269 - 3,485 m | 747 m
Steep & Deep should be called Steep & Short as after 15 turns at the most you are down at the flat part.
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Bolshoi Ballroom

3,107 - 3,492 m | 1,275 m
This is a large area in the Siberia Bowl with a consistent blue pitch and lots of trees.
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Poppyfields

2,999 - 3,266 m | 1,928 m
Poppyfields is the runout gully in the China Bowl and is easy, but there's always a lot of people.
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Orient Express

3,065 - 3,432 m | 1,529 m
Orient Express is kind of a pain to get to and because of that this can be great.
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O.S.

2,944 - 3,162 m | 559 m
O.S. is the furthest trail on the skier's right of Sun Down Bowl, and has a huge stand of aspen and little open corridors to ski or ride through.
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Widge's Ridge

2,986 - 3,286 m | 970 m
Widge's Ridge is a short tangent in the Sundown Bowl area that is a little steeper than most around here and comes quickly into a large area of trees.
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Little Ollie

3,072 - 3,366 m | 936 m
A great powder area or a great bump field, depending on when you get here and the last time it snowed.
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The Divide

2,931 - 3,355 m | 1,417 m
The Divide is the right flank of the long mogul field that comes under and to the skier's right of the Skyline Express (Chair 37).
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WFO

2,883 - 3,169 m | 1,261 m
One of Vail's best kept secrets.
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Gorky Park

3,100 - 3,419 m | 1,107 m
Open bowl skiing and riding with a gully type feel is what you'll find here.
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Sun Up Catwalk

2,863 - 3,103 m | 1,529 m
Sun up to High Noon.
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Cloud 9

2,971 - 3,498 m | 5,106 m
This is the traverse that takes you to Big Rock Park and other trails in this area.
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Kelly's Toll Road

2,917 - 3,078 m | 1,890 m
A work road traverse from the bottom of Earl's Bowl to the Skyline Express or the Tea Cup Express.
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Iron Mask

3,107 - 3,382 m | 848 m
The first turn of Iron Mask will be exciting because you have to drop off a cornice to get here.
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Hornsilver

3,218 - 3,518 m | 1,076 m
This is a large gladed area that intermediates and above will enjoy exploring- as long as you like un-groomed tree glades and open corridors.
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Lodgepole Gulch

2,836 - 2,950 m | 590 m
A run out from several Avanti runs.
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Pride

2,782 - 3,045 m | 1,145 m
Pride is a neat trail under the Pride Express Lift (Chair 26) that has lots of nooks and crannies.
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Minnie Ha Ha

2,946 - 3,060 m | 793 m
Minnie Ha Ha is a blue pitch that separates the two Minnies.
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Old 9 Line

2,771 - 2,937 m | 447 m
This is now a narrow expert trail that has lots of pitch changes, rocks, moguls, drop-offs, small trees and other things to keep you turning.
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Born Free (Green)

2,474 - 2,804 m
Green section of an awesome blue run from the top of the Eagle's Nest area that goes all the way down to near the bottom of Lionshead.
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Safari (Lower Black)

2,536 - 2,665 m | 302 m
A black run at the bottom of Safari.
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Northface Catwalk (Green)

2,881 - 2,967 m | 837 m
Northwoods to Riva.
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Golden Peak Race

2,516 - 2,866 m | 1,533 m
A fast and fun cruiser.
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Riva Ridge (Blue)

2,669 - 3,037 m
Riva Ridge is one of the most famous runs in Vail and is also one of the longest.
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Skid Road (Green)

2,828 - 2,881 m | 672 m
Riva to Highline.
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Prima (Blue)

2,787 - 2,899 m | 422 m
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Ledges (Green)

2,931 - 3,040 m | 606 m
A multifaceted run in the middle of the mountain that has a couple of steep pitches to it.
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Compromise

2,849 - 2,960 m | 581 m
A work road traverse that's sole reason for being here is to give people a way around the Riva Ridge section called Tourist Trap.
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Tourist Trap

2,849 - 2,960 m | 279 m
Tourist Trap is a quick section of Riva Ridge that is very steep for a groomed black at Vail. A great name for this section.
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Lindsey's

2,593 - 2,859 m | 919 m
This has steep pitches and flats and will be pretty challenging for intermediates and above.
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The Pump House

2,867 - 2,984 m | 356 m
The Pump House is a double black diamond section which has some steep sections and many trees.
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Log Chute

2,829 - 2,939 m | 260 m
Riddled with massive moguls. It has some good lines as it has a consistent fall line.
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Cheetah

2,632 - 2,743 m | 584 m
A nice and short blue that helps the intermediate avoid having to take the bottom of Simba.
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The Narrows

2,669 - 2,817 m | 379 m
The Narrows are expert chutes and tree areas that the locals probably don't want us to talk about.
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Pony Express

2,721 - 2,815 m | 390 m
A small shortcut to Whippersnapper.
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Bear Tree

2,542 - 2,737 m | 789 m
A nice blue that is wide open and usually has less people on it than the other trails on the front side.
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Klickty Klack

2,850 - 2,931 m | 204 m
A steep mogul run with wide open bumps. A short pitch that ends quickly on Skid Road
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Simba (Blue)

2,517 - 3,064 m
Simba is a great run off the west side of Vail.
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Cheetah Gulley

2,528 - 2,798 m | 903 m
This is a tight gully with huge stands of aspens which are really fun to ski or ride between.
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Safari (Upper Blue)

2,708 - 2,936 m | 862 m
Safari is a great blue/black over on the west side of the main mountain near the Pride Express lift.
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Cascade Way

2,450 - 2,589 m | 1,184 m
Catwalk to Cascade Village.
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Simba (Black)

2,632 - 2,744 m | 305 m
Black run
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Pepi's Face

2,503 - 2,573 m | 152 m
Named after the famous Vail pioneer, Pepi Gramshammer, this is the last pitch of International. Although short, it is very steep and intimidating.
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Mudslide

2,651 - 2,808 m | 257 m
Mudslide is one of the frontside chutes that have a back country feel and only should be used by experts.
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Minnie's

2,777 - 2,946 m | 500 m
The Minnie's are two short steep runs separated by Minnie Ha Ha.
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Ledges (Black)

2,785 - 2,931 m | 422 m
Ledges is a multifaceted run in the middle of the mountain that has a couple of steep pitches to it.
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Born Free (Blue)

2,536 - 3,119 m
An awesome blue run from the top of the Eagle's Nest area that goes all the way down to near the bottom of Lionshead.
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Bwana (Black Lower)

2,518 - 2,627 m | 260 m
A multifaceted run off the Pride Express Lift that starts black and is steep and moguled.
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The Preserve (Black)

2,534 - 2,642 m | 341 m
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off green but then has two black pitches.
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The Preserve (Blue)

2,642 - 2,775 m | 555 m
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off blue but then has a green and black pitch to it.
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Bwana Loop

2,591 - 2,655 m | 667 m
Bwana Loop is for those who don't want to go down the final blue pitch of Born Free where it gets a little steeper.
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The Preserve (Green)

2,637 - 2,698 m | 252 m
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off blue but then has a green and black pitch to it.
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38

2,506 - 2,610 m | 242 m
A short and steep mogul pitch which is the last pitch right under Gondola One.
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Vail Village Catwalk

2,493 - 2,591 m | 980 m
Down to the base areas.
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Lionshead Catwalk

2,535 - 2,586 m | 871 m
Head to the base areas.
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Blackforest Racing

2,845 - 2,955 m | 530 m
EpicMix Racing.
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Giant Steps

2,610 - 2,800 m | 592 m
A rolling black on the front side that is super wide and has a couple of steep pitches divided by some flat areas.
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Head First

2,500 - 2,649 m | 483 m
A steep and very short pitch at the bottom near the beginning of Gondola One.
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Mill Creek Road

2,608 - 2,671 m | 955 m
Head down to Vail Village.
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Frontside Chutes

2,623 - 2,864 m | 748 m
Great for experts and for taking people who say Vail has no challenging slopes.
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Coyote Crossing

3,060 - 3,119 m | 595 m
This goes from the top of the Eagle's Nest area over to Practice Parkway or Ha Ha Highway and is very flat and easy.
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Windish Way

2,539 - 2,577 m | 458 m
Down to Golden Peak.
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Whipper Snapper

2,689 - 2,859 m | 859 m
Whipper Snapper might be the least travelled trail at Vail.
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Ruder's Run

2,558 - 2,859 m | 1,244 m
Ruder's Run starts from the midway point of the Riva Bahn Express Lift (Chair 6) and is a middle blue that's not that well traveled.
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Gopher Hill

2,506 - 2,558 m | 319 m
Gopher Hill is the beginner area at the bottom of the Golden Peak area.
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Riva Catwalk

2,494 - 2,669 m | 1,311 m
Riva to the base.
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Avanti (Lower)

2,838 - 2,991 m | 858 m
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
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Northface Catwalk (Blue)

2,778 - 2,881 m | 796 m
Northwoods to Riva.
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Skid Road (Blue)

2,881 - 2,932 m | 472 m
Riva to Highline.
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Post Road

2,703 - 2,839 m | 1,503 m
Cascade to other base areas.
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Brisk Walk

2,667 - 2,867 m | 2,964 m
A Cat walk.
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Gitalong Road

2,535 - 3,094 m | 6,305 m
The easiest way to the base areas.
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Sleepytime Road

2,976 - 3,419 m | 5,486 m
Traverse through the back bowls.
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Wow

3,000 - 3,428 m | 1,242 m
Wow starts off thin and narrow for fifty yards and then opens up to a huge bowl that might actually make you say "Wow" the first time you see it.
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Apres Vous

3,015 - 3,406 m | 1,275 m
A huge area in the Sun Up Bowl that has hundreds of different lines and is a great place for powder.
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Challenge

3,115 - 3,280 m | 620 m
Challenge is a fun and short black. The final pitch is pretty steep.
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Slifer Express

3,187 - 3,341 m | 510 m
Slifer Express is a fun blue with an even and fun pitch for the intermediate.
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Poppyfields East

3,266 - 3,467 m | 814 m
Poppyfields East is the skier's left flank of China Bowl and is a nice, easy and open blue.
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Hunky Dory

3,191 - 3,346 m | 712 m
A wide open blue off the top of The Wildwood Express #3 Chair that wraps around to the skiers's right.
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Cady's Cafe

2,867 - 3,089 m | 828 m
Cady's Cafe is a gully type trail that has two distinct sections.
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Ouzo Glade

3,069 - 3,259 m | 576 m
Ouzo Glade is beyond Ouzo in the Game Creek Bowl and has a nice bumpy pitch to it and trees and glades.
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The Meadows

3,095 - 3,283 m | 1,273 m
This is a mostly flat pitch that makes it's way from the top of the Avanti Express to the bottom of Chairs 3 and 4.
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Ramshorn

3,189 - 3,427 m | 1,079 m
Ramshorn is a fun middle of the road green that is usually groomed and quite fun for intermediates and below.
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Ridge Route

3,219 - 3,282 m | 632 m
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Lost Boy (Blue variant)

2,995 - 3,056 m | 249 m
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Baccarat

3,077 - 3,193 m | 411 m
Baccarat, a quick tangent off Lost Boy, starts off flat but rolls over and has a nice blue pitch to it.
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Ouzo

3,004 - 3,263 m | 728 m
Ouzo is probably the steepest of the Game Creek Bowl trails and can be groomed or have small bumps.
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Lost Boy

2,996 - 3,344 m | 2,247 m
Wide open and has a pretty consistent pitch with great views towards Beaver Creek and beyond.
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Showboat

2,988 - 3,344 m | 1,334 m
Showboat is the main run in the Game Creek Bowl and goes right under the chairlift.
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Ben's Face

3,005 - 3,075 m | 250 m
A short mid-mountain mogul run.
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Look Ma

3,096 - 3,210 m | 441 m
A great bump run with a consistent pitch and usually nice rhythmic moguls.
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Cookshack

2,989 - 3,112 m | 356 m
The bumps here are usually perfect since so many good mogul skiers ski here.
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Pika

3,060 - 3,131 m | 841 m
Pika is a short green pitch after the first pitch of Berries or Lodgepole. It is a very flat and traverse trail that winds around and joins Ha Ha Highway.
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Practice Parkway

3,063 - 3,140 m | 1,148 m
Practice Parkway is a beginner area made for the use of second day beginners and up.
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Christmas

3,100 - 3,329 m | 986 m
A busy trail in the Mountaintop Express area that is pretty easy for most.
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Columbine

2,900 - 3,192 m | 1,362 m
This has rolling terrain with flats and steeper pitches that are wide and groomed most of the time.
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The Woods

3,029 - 3,308 m | 899 m
The Woods is a trail in the Game Creek area that comes off Lost Boy. It has tree glades and a nice blue pitch to it.
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Windows Road

3,294 - 3,399 m | 895 m
Access the good stuff in the Sun Down Bowl.
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Chopstix

3,266 - 3,459 m | 730 m
Chopstix is a nice open trail in the China Bowl area that has just a few trees and a very open feel.
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Riva Ridge (Black)

3,036 - 3,295 m | 829 m
Riva Ridge is one of the most famous runs in Vail and is also one of the longest.
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Cappuccino

3,150 - 3,334 m | 649 m
A fun and easy blue run for intermediates that has lots of rolls, pitch changes and tree islands to keep you on your toes.
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Deuces Wild

3,143 - 3,309 m | 495 m
Deuces Wild is a fun steeper mogul run in the Game Creek Bowl area.
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Choker Cut Off

2,911 - 2,965 m | 541 m
Get to the highline express.
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Lodgepole

2,950 - 3,215 m | 1,154 m
This rolling trail has flat spots and steeper pitches and it's wide open.
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Pickeroon (Upper Blue)

3,112 - 3,248 m | 564 m
Pickeroon is a fun trail on the front side that starts off blue and ends black.
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Berries (Upper Blue)

3,122 - 3,223 m | 438 m
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
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Pickeroon (Lower Black)

2,977 - 3,112 m | 437 m
Pickeroon is a fun trail on the front side that starts off blue and ends black.
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Berries (Middle Green)

3,089 - 3,122 m | 177 m
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
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Headwall Ridge

3,109 - 3,366 m | 672 m
The ridge above the Sun up Bowl.
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Highline

2,913 - 3,355 m | 1,528 m
This is one of the places to come if you are a mogul specialist.
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Faro

3,108 - 3,280 m | 521 m
A black in the Game Creek Bowl that has thousands of moguls and a nice consistent pitch.
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Milt's Face

3,121 - 3,386 m | 710 m
Milt's Face is a short and steep run in the Sun Up Bowl that is fun and challenging for many.
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Two Elk Traverse

3,422 - 3,426 m | 385 m
Flat traverse to Two Elk Lodge.
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Blue Ox

2,828 - 3,361 m | 2,182 m
This can be groomed or moguled and the difference between the two is substantial.
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Forever

2,954 - 3,410 m | 1,255 m
We only have a small paragraph to describe one of the best pitches or areas of Vail.
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Poppyfields West

3,266 - 3,421 m | 914 m
Poppyfields West is the harder of the three Poppyfields but is still a middle of the road blue in China Bowl.
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Overeasy

3,096 - 3,242 m | 853 m
Overeasy is a wide green that starts directly under the Avanti Express (Chair 2) Lift and takes you over to the Mid Vail area.
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Windows

3,042 - 3,336 m | 823 m
Windows starts with some tightly packed trees that have great corridors through them if you like that sort of thing.
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Tin Pants

3,284 - 3,372 m | 545 m
Tin Pants is an easy green in the Sourdough Express (Chair 14) area, just below Two Elk Lodge.
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Whistle Pig

3,155 - 3,368 m | 728 m
Whistle Pig is a bumper's paradise off of the Mountain Top Express Lift (Chair 4) that will shorten your day if you're not ready to do battle with the moguls.
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Dragon's Teeth

3,233 - 3,425 m | 853 m
A great cornice area with lots of rocks to jump off and a rolling pitch.
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Yonder Gully

3,103 - 3,426 m | 1,116 m
Yonder Gully is a very large open area of skiing and riding that is off the Sleepytime Road in the Sun Up Bowl.
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The Skipper

3,222 - 3,331 m | 379 m
The Skipper is a fun little tangent off from either the Wildwood Express (Chair 3) or the Mountaintop Express (Chair 4).
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Kangaroo Cornice

3,258 - 3,313 m | 186 m
A quick black off from the top of the Wildwood Express. This is a small cornice although it can get bigger with wind and snow.
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South Rim

3,298 - 3,428 m | 359 m
South Rim is an intimidating first turn into a short and fun black run from the top of the Northwoods area.
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Game Trail

2,990 - 3,146 m | 1,760 m
A way to get to the bottom of the Game Creek Area and the Game Creek Express Lift.
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The Slot

3,103 - 3,397 m | 883 m
Another wide open bowl run in Sun Up Bowl, can be bumpy or windblown unless there is fresh powder!
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Headwall

3,107 - 3,335 m | 557 m
A nice and consistent pitch coming off from Sleepytime on the traverse over towards the China Bowl and beyond.
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Chair 4 Cliffs

3,166 - 3,397 m | 730 m
A big cliff band under chair 4.
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Dealer's Choice

2,990 - 3,247 m | 945 m
A nice blue off Lost Boy in the Game Creek area that has a nice and open blue pitch.
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Campbell's

3,089 - 3,371 m | 804 m
Campbell's is a nice black with a huge open feel to it.
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Bwana (Blue)

2,627 - 3,125 m | 2,082 m
A multifaceted run off the Pride Express Lift that starts black and is steep and moguled.
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Riva Glade

3,059 - 3,295 m | 762 m
Riva Glade is a great and difficult tree area to the left of Riva Ridge.
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Ptarmigan Ridge

3,162 - 3,347 m | 2,107 m
Ptarmigan Ridge is a traverse on the Sun Down Bowl that takes you to all the trails on the right-hand side.
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Pronto

2,964 - 3,062 m | 397 m
Pronto is a short but steep section that takes you from Prima to the bottom of Chair 11.
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S. Look Ma

3,107 - 3,191 m | 302 m
S. Look Ma is a quick pitch above the Wildwood Express (Chair 3) that is steep, but not as steep as its cousin, Look Ma.
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Flapjack

2,958 - 3,404 m | 2,701 m
This starts off very flat and goes for a long time.
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Wapiti

3,387 - 3,468 m | 1,084 m
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Powerline Glade

3,234 - 3,393 m | 605 m
Powerline Glade comes off from the top of the Mountaintop Express (Chair 4) Lift and you take the first left on the traverse over to Ramshorn.
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Straight Shot

2,983 - 3,347 m | 1,060 m
Usually filled with bumps- can be great on a powder day!
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Northstar

3,105 - 3,362 m | 975 m
Northstar is a great twisty black that has a variety of pitches in the Northwoods area.
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Morning Side Ridge

3,048 - 3,335 m | 660 m
Morning Side Ridge is a great open pitch usually with lots of moguls, or powder, depending on recent snows
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Mid-Vail Express

3,115 - 3,277 m | 711 m
This is an easier blue with one steeper pitch that most can handle. The pitch has a little cant to it.
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Berries (Lower Black)

2,969 - 3,089 m | 433 m
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
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Avanti (Upper)

3,095 - 3,282 m | 886 m
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
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Boomer

3,270 - 3,421 m | 890 m
A super wide open green run.
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Whiskey Jack

3,264 - 3,425 m | 921 m
Whiskey Jack is a wide-open blue that's a fun cruiser for most.
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Sourdough

3,267 - 3,422 m | 750 m
Sourdough is a great beginner trail high up the mountain that has a nice and easy pitch to it.
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Northwoods

2,968 - 3,356 m | 1,548 m
Northwoods is one of Vail's all time greats.
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First Step

3,307 - 3,387 m | 275 m
This starts off pretty steep and is usually moguled.
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Trans Montane

2,960 - 3,040 m | 1,377 m
Mid-Vail to Northwoods.
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Timberline Catwalk

3,258 - 3,384 m | 1,379 m
From Mountaintop to Sourdough.
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Avanti (Black)

2,991 - 3,093 m | 288 m
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
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Cold Feet

3,034 - 3,095 m | 395 m
If you're not prepared to go down the middle of Avanti's black rated section then this allows you to go around.
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Chaos Canyon

2,938 - 3,019 m | 735 m
This is a safe place to let kids learn how to negotiate trees or bumps. They will love it as it's catered for them.
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Wild Card

3,113 - 3,333 m | 677 m
Wild Card is a great but short intermediate run in the Game Creek Bowl area.
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Eagle's Nest Ridge

3,146 - 3,347 m | 2,097 m
Access the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola.
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Swingsville

3,096 - 3,429 m | 1,598 m
Swingsville is a harder green off the Mountaintop Express (Chair 4) that is nicely groomed most of the time, but a little steep for a green.
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Prima Cornice

3,041 - 3,260 m | 627 m
Do you want the arguably hardest pitch at Vail? Well, here you go!
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Prima (Double Black)

2,899 - 3,295 m | 1,072 m
Prima is a super-wide trail that is long and challenging with a steep pitch.
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Hairbag Alley

2,987 - 3,187 m | 974 m
Hairbag Alley is a natural half pipe and tree area to the skier's right of Northwoods.
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Gandy Dancer

3,044 - 3,353 m | 1,064 m
This is a roller coaster of a ride with lots of different pitches that roll around right and left, up and down.
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Zot

3,136 - 3,413 m | 988 m
Zot is a short black off of the Mountaintop Express Lift (Chair 4) that usually has moguls and a pretty steep pitch.
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North Rim

3,272 - 3,398 m | 381 m
North Rim is a short and steep run off the Patrol Headquarters area on the top of Vail.
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Jade Glade

3,204 - 3,426 m | 641 m
Offers a consistently steeper pitch with lots of moguls and a few tree islands.
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Rodger's Run

2,965 - 3,261 m | 1,032 m
Rodger's Run is a long and winding bump run that can be relentless unless you're in good shape and enjoy huge bumps.
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Spruce Face

2,985 - 3,058 m | 263 m
Spruce Face is a front side trail that is usually riddled with moguls. It has a nice blue pitch to it with a couple of rolls.
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Cub's Way

2,900 - 3,147 m | 2,126 m
A green run that's great for beginners and kids!
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Lions Way

2,770 - 3,095 m | 2,564 m
Head down to the base areas.
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Emperor's Choice

3,080 - 3,426 m | 1,336 m
This starts off as a feeder to the great runs off to the skier's right of China Bowl.
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