206 adventures

Sundown Catwalk

Sundown Catwalk

Vail
0.8 km120 m25°
Sundown Catwalk is the bottom of many trails in the Sundown Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Encore

Encore

Vail
1.3 km409 m32°
The bump run right underneath the Skyline Express #37 lift that is an almost endless field of moguls.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Morning Thunder

Morning Thunder

Vail
0.6 km117 m28°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Over Yonder

Over Yonder

Vail
0.5 km193 m32°
Over Yonder is so far over that it doesn't get the same amount of traffic that the other trails in this area do.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Shangri-La

Shangri-La

Vail
0.9 km238 m26°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Silk Road

Silk Road

Vail
-0.0 km
A very long traverse through the back bowls.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Never

Never

Vail
0.6 km192 m34°
Never is one of the furthest trails down Ptarmigan Ridge on the skier's right side of the Sun Down Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Star

The Star

Vail
1.0 km314 m25°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Cow's Face

Cow's Face

Vail
0.7 km225 m30°
A medium steep mogul field that is on the skier's right side of the Sun Up Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Red Square

Red Square

Vail
0.4 km173 m27°
Red Square is an open and steeper area in the Siberia Bowl that you have to walk a little to get to.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan

Vail
0.5 km243 m33°
A wide open run starting with a massive cornice drop.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Yonder

Yonder

Vail
0.6 km208 m30°
Yonder is the black that you find on the right of Sleepytime as you go under the Sun Up Lift (Chair 17).
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Seldom

Seldom

Vail
0.8 km217 m27°
Seldom is a large area on the right flank of the Sun Down Bowl that has a lot of character.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Ricky's Ridge

Ricky's Ridge

Vail
0.8 km277 m27°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Inner Mongolia Bowl

Inner Mongolia Bowl

Vail
1.1 km348 m27°
Worth it on a powder day or even on the days after as few make the effort to get here.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Outer Mongolia Bowl

Outer Mongolia Bowl

Vail
0.7 km172 m17°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Teacup Glade

Teacup Glade

Vail
1.0 km240 m29°
Brand new run opened for the 2015/16 season.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Shangri-La Glades

Shangri-La Glades

Vail
0.8 km270 m26°
These glades are great because they are evenly spaced and have large trees with big spaces between them.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Sweet N Sour

Sweet N Sour

Vail
0.7 km288 m28°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Marmot Valley

Marmot Valley

Vail
0.7 km165 m23°
A section in the Tea Cup Bowl area that has all sorts of personality with a pretty easy pitch for a black.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
In The Wuides

In The Wuides

Vail
1.5 km418 m28°
This has a pretty consistent blue pitch to it and has lots of personality.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
China Spur

China Spur

Vail
0.5 km48 m16°
This traverse gets you to China Bowl.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Chicken Yard

Chicken Yard

Vail
0.6 km251 m35°
Chicken Yard is a steep and challenging bottom section after skiing or riding Apres Vous.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Red Zinger

Red Zinger

Vail
0.7 km190 m33°
Red Zinger is the main part of Tea Cup Bowl and has many lines down it.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Grand Review

Grand Review

Vail
2.0 km463 m29°
One of our favourites as it's one of the least travelled of the Vail trails.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Heavy Metal

Heavy Metal

Vail
1.0 km296 m24°
This has lots of bumps, tree glades, and open corridors to keep the advanced intermediate and up satisfied.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Skree Field

Skree Field

Vail
1.1 km238 m34°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Montane Glade

Montane Glade

Vail
0.8 km271 m26°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Resolution

Resolution

Vail
1.5 km325 m27°
Resolution is a great area in Pete's Bowl with open corridors and lots of tree glades.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Rasputin's Revenge

Rasputin's Revenge

Vail
0.5 km240 m37°
You need to walk uphill to get to Rasputin's Revenge, but it's worth it for skiers that are advanced and above.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Champagne Glade

Champagne Glade

Vail
1.5 km421 m25°
Champagne Glade can be one of the best runs at Vail on the right day.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Blue Sky Catwalk Ridge

Blue Sky Catwalk Ridge

Vail
1.1 km141 m21°
Long ridge leading to several lines in the Blue Sky Basin.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Lover's Leap

Lover's Leap

Vail
1.1 km285 m39°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Big Rock Park

Big Rock Park

Vail
1.5 km306 m22°
Big Rock Park is one of our favourite sections of Pete's Bowl.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Steep and Deep

Steep and Deep

Vail
0.7 km216 m32°
Steep & Deep should be called Steep & Short as after 15 turns at the most you are down at the flat part.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Bolshoi Ballroom

Bolshoi Ballroom

Vail
1.3 km385 m24°
This is a large area in the Siberia Bowl with a consistent blue pitch and lots of trees.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Poppyfields

Poppyfields

Vail
1.9 km267 m22°
Poppyfields is the runout gully in the China Bowl and is easy, but there's always a lot of people.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Orient Express

Orient Express

Vail
1.5 km368 m36°
Orient Express is kind of a pain to get to and because of that this can be great.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
O.S.

O.S.

Vail
0.6 km218 m32°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Widge's Ridge

Widge's Ridge

Vail
1.0 km299 m27°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Little Ollie

Little Ollie

Vail
0.9 km293 m26°
A great powder area or a great bump field, depending on when you get here and the last time it snowed.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Divide

The Divide

Vail
1.4 km424 m27°
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).
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
WFO

WFO

Vail
1.3 km289 m25°
One of Vail's best kept secrets.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Gorky Park

Gorky Park

Vail
1.1 km319 m28°
Open bowl skiing and riding with a gully type feel is what you'll find here.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Sun Up Catwalk

Sun Up Catwalk

Vail
1.5 km240 m20°
Sun up to High Noon.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Cloud 9

Cloud 9

Vail
5.1 km530 m15°
This is the traverse that takes you to Big Rock Park and other trails in this area.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Kelly's Toll Road

Kelly's Toll Road

Vail
1.9 km168 m23°
A work road traverse from the bottom of Earl's Bowl to the Skyline Express or the Tea Cup Express.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Iron Mask

Iron Mask

Vail
0.8 km274 m31°
The first turn of Iron Mask will be exciting because you have to drop off a cornice to get here.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Hornsilver

Hornsilver

Vail
1.1 km300 m27°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Outer Mongolia Bowl

Outer Mongolia Bowl

Vail
0.9 km254 m19°
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Lodgepole Gulch

Lodgepole Gulch

Vail
0.6 km113 m20°
A run out from several Avanti runs.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Pride

Pride

Vail
1.1 km263 m23°
Pride is a neat trail under the Pride Express Lift (Chair 26) that has lots of nooks and crannies.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Minnie Ha Ha

Minnie Ha Ha

Vail
0.8 km113 m19°
Minnie Ha Ha is a blue pitch that separates the two Minnies.
Green (Easy)
Private
Old 9 Line

Old 9 Line

Vail
0.4 km165 m24°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Born Free (Green)

Born Free (Green)

Vail
-0.0 km
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
Safari (Lower Black)

Safari (Lower Black)

Vail
0.3 km129 m27°
A black run at the bottom of Safari.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Northface Catwalk (Green)

Northface Catwalk (Green)

Vail
0.8 km88 m16°
Northwoods to Riva.
Green (Easy)
Private
Golden Peak Race

Golden Peak Race

Vail
1.5 km351 m25°
A fast and fun cruiser.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Riva Ridge (Blue)

Riva Ridge (Blue)

Vail
-0.0 km
Riva Ridge is one of the most famous runs in Vail and is also one of the longest.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Skid Road (Green)

Skid Road (Green)

Vail
0.7 km55 m14°
Riva to Highline.
Green (Easy)
Private
Prima (Blue)

Prima (Blue)

Vail
0.4 km111 m27°
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Ledges (Green)

Ledges (Green)

Vail
0.6 km108 m12°
A multifaceted run in the middle of the mountain that has a couple of steep pitches to it.
Green (Easy)
Private
Compromise

Compromise

Vail
0.6 km112 m25°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Tourist Trap

Tourist Trap

Vail
0.3 km110 m30°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Lindsey's

Lindsey's

Vail
0.9 km265 m26°
This has steep pitches and flats and will be pretty challenging for intermediates and above.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Pump House

The Pump House

Vail
0.4 km117 m32°
The Pump House is a double black diamond section which has some steep sections and many trees.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Log Chute

Log Chute

Vail
0.3 km109 m26°
Riddled with massive moguls. It has some good lines as it has a consistent fall line.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Cheetah

Cheetah

Vail
0.6 km110 m21°
A nice and short blue that helps the intermediate avoid having to take the bottom of Simba.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
The Narrows

The Narrows

Vail
0.4 km147 m33°
The Narrows are expert chutes and tree areas that the locals probably don't want us to talk about.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Pony Express

Pony Express

Vail
0.4 km93 m17°
A small shortcut to Whippersnapper.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Bear Tree

Bear Tree

Vail
0.8 km194 m25°
A nice blue that is wide open and usually has less people on it than the other trails on the front side.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Klickty Klack

Klickty Klack

Vail
0.2 km80 m23°
A steep mogul run with wide open bumps. A short pitch that ends quickly on Skid Road
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Simba (Blue)

Simba (Blue)

Vail
-0.0 km
Simba is a great run off the west side of Vail.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Cheetah Gulley

Cheetah Gulley

Vail
0.9 km270 m28°
This is a tight gully with huge stands of aspens which are really fun to ski or ride between.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Safari (Upper Blue)

Safari (Upper Blue)

Vail
0.9 km227 m25°
Safari is a great blue/black over on the west side of the main mountain near the Pride Express lift.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Cascade Way

Cascade Way

Vail
1.2 km140 m19°
Catwalk to Cascade Village.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Simba (Black)

Simba (Black)

Vail
0.3 km112 m30°
Black run
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Pepi's Face

Pepi's Face

Vail
0.2 km70 m32°
Named after the famous Vail pioneer, Pepi Gramshammer, this is the last pitch of International. Although short, it is very steep and intimidating.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Mudslide

Mudslide

Vail
0.3 km157 m33°
Mudslide is one of the frontside chutes that have a back country feel and only should be used by experts.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Minnie's

Minnie's

Vail
0.5 km168 m27°
The Minnie's are two short steep runs separated by Minnie Ha Ha.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Ledges (Black)

Ledges (Black)

Vail
0.4 km145 m25°
Ledges is a multifaceted run in the middle of the mountain that has a couple of steep pitches to it.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Born Free (Blue)

Born Free (Blue)

Vail
-0.0 km
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Bwana (Black Lower)

Bwana (Black Lower)

Vail
0.3 km108 m28°
A multifaceted run off the Pride Express Lift that starts black and is steep and moguled.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Preserve (Black)

The Preserve (Black)

Vail
0.3 km107 m28°
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off green but then has two black pitches.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Preserve (Blue)

The Preserve (Blue)

Vail
0.6 km132 m19°
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off blue but then has a green and black pitch to it.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Bwana Loop

Bwana Loop

Vail
0.7 km67 m14°
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
The Preserve (Green)

The Preserve (Green)

Vail
0.3 km60 m22°
The Preserve is a neat section that starts off blue but then has a green and black pitch to it.
Green (Easy)
Private
38

38

Vail
0.2 km103 m27°
A short and steep mogul pitch which is the last pitch right under Gondola One.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Vail Village Catwalk

Vail Village Catwalk

Vail
1.0 km105 m21°
Down to the base areas.
Green (Easy)
Private
Lionshead Catwalk

Lionshead Catwalk

Vail
0.9 km51 m9°
Head to the base areas.
Green (Easy)
Private
Blackforest Racing

Blackforest Racing

Vail
0.5 km110 m21°
EpicMix Racing.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Giant Steps

Giant Steps

Vail
0.6 km189 m26°
A rolling black on the front side that is super wide and has a couple of steep pitches divided by some flat areas.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Head First

Head First

Vail
0.5 km148 m33°
A steep and very short pitch at the bottom near the beginning of Gondola One.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Mill Creek Road

Mill Creek Road

Vail
1.0 km66 m17°
Head down to Vail Village.
Green (Easy)
Private
Frontside Chutes

Frontside Chutes

Vail
0.7 km241 m31°
Great for experts and for taking people who say Vail has no challenging slopes.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Coyote Crossing

Coyote Crossing

Vail
0.6 km59 m13°
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
Windish Way

Windish Way

Vail
0.5 km38 m19°
Down to Golden Peak.
Green (Easy)
Private
Whipper Snapper

Whipper Snapper

Vail
0.9 km172 m20°
Whipper Snapper might be the least travelled trail at Vail.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Ruder's Run

Ruder's Run

Vail
1.2 km301 m21°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Gopher Hill

Gopher Hill

Vail
0.3 km51 m15°
Gopher Hill is the beginner area at the bottom of the Golden Peak area.
Green (Easy)
Private
Riva Catwalk

Riva Catwalk

Vail
1.3 km176 m18°
Riva to the base.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Avanti (Lower)

Avanti (Lower)

Vail
0.9 km152 m21°
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Northface Catwalk (Blue)

Northface Catwalk (Blue)

Vail
0.8 km102 m16°
Northwoods to Riva.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Skid Road (Blue)

Skid Road (Blue)

Vail
0.5 km51 m15°
Riva to Highline.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Post Road

Post Road

Vail
1.5 km135 m12°
Cascade to other base areas.
Green (Easy)
Private
Brisk Walk

Brisk Walk

Vail
3.0 km220 m25°
A Cat walk.
Green (Easy)
Private
Gitalong Road

Gitalong Road

Vail
6.3 km572 m18°
The easiest way to the base areas.
Green (Easy)
Private
Sleepytime Road

Sleepytime Road

Vail
5.5 km452 m23°
Traverse through the back bowls.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Wow

Wow

Vail
1.2 km427 m29°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Apres Vous

Apres Vous

Vail
1.3 km392 m32°
A huge area in the Sun Up Bowl that has hundreds of different lines and is a great place for powder.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Challenge

Challenge

Vail
0.6 km165 m27°
Challenge is a fun and short black. The final pitch is pretty steep.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Slifer Express

Slifer Express

Vail
0.5 km154 m27°
Slifer Express is a fun blue with an even and fun pitch for the intermediate.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Poppyfields East

Poppyfields East

Vail
0.8 km200 m22°
Poppyfields East is the skier's left flank of China Bowl and is a nice, easy and open blue.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Hunky Dory

Hunky Dory

Vail
0.7 km154 m19°
A wide open blue off the top of The Wildwood Express #3 Chair that wraps around to the skiers's right.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Cady's Cafe

Cady's Cafe

Vail
0.8 km221 m37°
Cady's Cafe is a gully type trail that has two distinct sections.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Ouzo Glade

Ouzo Glade

Vail
0.6 km190 m39°
Ouzo Glade is beyond Ouzo in the Game Creek Bowl and has a nice bumpy pitch to it and trees and glades.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Meadows

The Meadows

Vail
1.3 km189 m21°
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
Ramshorn

Ramshorn

Vail
1.1 km238 m25°
Ramshorn is a fun middle of the road green that is usually groomed and quite fun for intermediates and below.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Ridge Route

Ridge Route

Vail
0.6 km63 m12°
Green (Easy)
Private
Lost Boy (Blue variant)

Lost Boy (Blue variant)

Vail
0.2 km61 m20°
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Baccarat

Baccarat

Vail
0.4 km115 m23°
Baccarat, a quick tangent off Lost Boy, starts off flat but rolls over and has a nice blue pitch to it.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Ouzo

Ouzo

Vail
0.7 km259 m30°
Ouzo is probably the steepest of the Game Creek Bowl trails and can be groomed or have small bumps.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Lost Boy

Lost Boy

Vail
2.2 km349 m19°
Wide open and has a pretty consistent pitch with great views towards Beaver Creek and beyond.
Green (Easy)
Private
Showboat

Showboat

Vail
1.3 km356 m27°
Showboat is the main run in the Game Creek Bowl and goes right under the chairlift.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Ben's Face

Ben's Face

Vail
0.3 km70 m26°
A short mid-mountain mogul run.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Look Ma

Look Ma

Vail
0.4 km113 m32°
A great bump run with a consistent pitch and usually nice rhythmic moguls.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Cookshack

Cookshack

Vail
0.4 km122 m34°
The bumps here are usually perfect since so many good mogul skiers ski here.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Pika

Pika

Vail
0.8 km73 m12°
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
Practice Parkway

Practice Parkway

Vail
1.1 km83 m15°
Practice Parkway is a beginner area made for the use of second day beginners and up.
Green (Easy)
Private
Christmas

Christmas

Vail
1.0 km229 m23°
A busy trail in the Mountaintop Express area that is pretty easy for most.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Columbine

Columbine

Vail
1.4 km291 m24°
This has rolling terrain with flats and steeper pitches that are wide and groomed most of the time.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
The Woods

The Woods

Vail
0.9 km278 m25°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Windows Road

Windows Road

Vail
0.9 km105 m17°
Access the good stuff in the Sun Down Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Chopstix

Chopstix

Vail
0.7 km193 m24°
Chopstix is a nice open trail in the China Bowl area that has just a few trees and a very open feel.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Riva Ridge (Black)

Riva Ridge (Black)

Vail
0.8 km258 m28°
Riva Ridge is one of the most famous runs in Vail and is also one of the longest.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Cappuccino

Cappuccino

Vail
0.6 km183 m23°
A fun and easy blue run for intermediates that has lots of rolls, pitch changes and tree islands to keep you on your toes.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Deuces Wild

Deuces Wild

Vail
0.5 km166 m25°
Deuces Wild is a fun steeper mogul run in the Game Creek Bowl area.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Choker Cut Off

Choker Cut Off

Vail
0.5 km54 m11°
Get to the highline express.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Lodgepole

Lodgepole

Vail
1.2 km264 m23°
This rolling trail has flat spots and steeper pitches and it's wide open.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Pickeroon (Upper Blue)

Pickeroon (Upper Blue)

Vail
0.6 km135 m21°
Pickeroon is a fun trail on the front side that starts off blue and ends black.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Berries (Upper Blue)

Berries (Upper Blue)

Vail
0.4 km100 m19°
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Pickeroon (Lower Black)

Pickeroon (Lower Black)

Vail
0.4 km135 m28°
Pickeroon is a fun trail on the front side that starts off blue and ends black.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Berries (Middle Green)

Berries (Middle Green)

Vail
0.2 km33 m13°
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
Green (Easy)
Private
Headwall Ridge

Headwall Ridge

Vail
0.7 km256 m31°
The ridge above the Sun up Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Highline

Highline

Vail
1.5 km441 m31°
This is one of the places to come if you are a mogul specialist.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Faro

Faro

Vail
0.5 km171 m31°
A black in the Game Creek Bowl that has thousands of moguls and a nice consistent pitch.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Milt's Face

Milt's Face

Vail
0.7 km265 m31°
Milt's Face is a short and steep run in the Sun Up Bowl that is fun and challenging for many.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Two Elk Traverse

Two Elk Traverse

Vail
0.4 km4 m1°
Flat traverse to Two Elk Lodge.
Green (Easy)
Private
Blue Ox

Blue Ox

Vail
2.2 km532 m28°
This can be groomed or moguled and the difference between the two is substantial.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Forever

Forever

Vail
1.3 km455 m28°
We only have a small paragraph to describe one of the best pitches or areas of Vail.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Poppyfields West

Poppyfields West

Vail
0.9 km154 m20°
Poppyfields West is the harder of the three Poppyfields but is still a middle of the road blue in China Bowl.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Overeasy

Overeasy

Vail
0.9 km146 m16°
Overeasy is a wide green that starts directly under the Avanti Express (Chair 2) Lift and takes you over to the Mid Vail area.
Green (Easy)
Private
Windows

Windows

Vail
0.8 km293 m32°
Windows starts with some tightly packed trees that have great corridors through them if you like that sort of thing.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Tin Pants

Tin Pants

Vail
0.5 km88 m19°
Tin Pants is an easy green in the Sourdough Express (Chair 14) area, just below Two Elk Lodge.
Green (Easy)
Private
Whistle Pig

Whistle Pig

Vail
0.7 km213 m26°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Dragon's Teeth

Dragon's Teeth

Vail
0.9 km191 m36°
A great cornice area with lots of rocks to jump off and a rolling pitch.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Yonder Gully

Yonder Gully

Vail
1.1 km322 m27°
Yonder Gully is a very large open area of skiing and riding that is off the Sleepytime Road in the Sun Up Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
The Skipper

The Skipper

Vail
0.4 km109 m27°
The Skipper is a fun little tangent off from either the Wildwood Express (Chair 3) or the Mountaintop Express (Chair 4).
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Kangaroo Cornice

Kangaroo Cornice

Vail
0.2 km55 m26°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
South Rim

South Rim

Vail
0.4 km130 m29°
South Rim is an intimidating first turn into a short and fun black run from the top of the Northwoods area.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Game Trail

Game Trail

Vail
1.8 km159 m17°
A way to get to the bottom of the Game Creek Area and the Game Creek Express Lift.
Green (Easy)
Private
The Slot

The Slot

Vail
0.9 km293 m23°
Another wide open bowl run in Sun Up Bowl, can be bumpy or windblown unless there is fresh powder!
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Headwall

Headwall

Vail
0.6 km228 m30°
A nice and consistent pitch coming off from Sleepytime on the traverse over towards the China Bowl and beyond.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Chair 4 Cliffs

Chair 4 Cliffs

Vail
0.7 km231 m31°
A big cliff band under chair 4.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Dealer's Choice

Dealer's Choice

Vail
0.9 km257 m24°
A nice blue off Lost Boy in the Game Creek area that has a nice and open blue pitch.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Campbell's

Campbell's

Vail
0.8 km282 m30°
Campbell's is a nice black with a huge open feel to it.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Bwana (Blue)

Bwana (Blue)

Vail
2.1 km498 m27°
A multifaceted run off the Pride Express Lift that starts black and is steep and moguled.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Riva Glade

Riva Glade

Vail
0.8 km235 m32°
Riva Glade is a great and difficult tree area to the left of Riva Ridge.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Ptarmigan Ridge

Ptarmigan Ridge

Vail
2.1 km194 m15°
Ptarmigan Ridge is a traverse on the Sun Down Bowl that takes you to all the trails on the right-hand side.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Pronto

Pronto

Vail
0.4 km98 m27°
Pronto is a short but steep section that takes you from Prima to the bottom of Chair 11.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
S. Look Ma

S. Look Ma

Vail
0.3 km84 m27°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Flapjack

Flapjack

Vail
2.7 km447 m21°
This starts off very flat and goes for a long time.
Green (Easy)
Private
Wapiti

Wapiti

Vail
1.1 km81 m10°
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Powerline Glade

Powerline Glade

Vail
0.6 km158 m20°
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.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Straight Shot

Straight Shot

Vail
1.1 km363 m28°
Usually filled with bumps- can be great on a powder day!
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Northstar

Northstar

Vail
1.0 km257 m25°
Northstar is a great twisty black that has a variety of pitches in the Northwoods area.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Morning Side Ridge

Morning Side Ridge

Vail
0.7 km286 m28°
Morning Side Ridge is a great open pitch usually with lots of moguls, or powder, depending on recent snows
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Mid-Vail Express

Mid-Vail Express

Vail
0.7 km162 m20°
This is an easier blue with one steeper pitch that most can handle. The pitch has a little cant to it.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Berries (Lower Black)

Berries (Lower Black)

Vail
0.4 km120 m22°
A fun and varied trail that has it all.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Avanti (Upper)

Avanti (Upper)

Vail
0.9 km187 m24°
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Boomer

Boomer

Vail
0.9 km151 m16°
A super wide open green run.
Green (Easy)
Private
Whiskey Jack

Whiskey Jack

Vail
0.9 km161 m24°
Whiskey Jack is a wide-open blue that's a fun cruiser for most.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Sourdough

Sourdough

Vail
0.8 km155 m23°
Sourdough is a great beginner trail high up the mountain that has a nice and easy pitch to it.
Green (Easy)
Private
Northwoods

Northwoods

Vail
1.5 km388 m26°
Northwoods is one of Vail's all time greats.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
First Step

First Step

Vail
0.3 km80 m31°
This starts off pretty steep and is usually moguled.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Trans Montane

Trans Montane

Vail
1.4 km83 m15°
Mid-Vail to Northwoods.
Green (Easy)
Private
Timberline Catwalk

Timberline Catwalk

Vail
1.4 km126 m14°
From Mountaintop to Sourdough.
Green (Easy)
Private
Avanti (Black)

Avanti (Black)

Vail
0.3 km102 m28°
One of the best groomed runs in the resort.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Cold Feet

Cold Feet

Vail
0.4 km60 m19°
If you're not prepared to go down the middle of Avanti's black rated section then this allows you to go around.
Green (Easy)
Private
Chaos Canyon

Chaos Canyon

Vail
0.7 km81 m14°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Wild Card

Wild Card

Vail
0.7 km220 m26°
Wild Card is a great but short intermediate run in the Game Creek Bowl area.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Eagle's Nest Ridge

Eagle's Nest Ridge

Vail
2.1 km200 m14°
Access the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola.
Green (Easy)
Private
Swingsville

Swingsville

Vail
1.6 km333 m20°
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.
Green (Easy)
Private
Prima Cornice

Prima Cornice

Vail
0.6 km219 m33°
Do you want the arguably hardest pitch at Vail? Well, here you go!
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Prima (Double Black)

Prima (Double Black)

Vail
1.1 km395 m32°
Prima is a super-wide trail that is long and challenging with a steep pitch.
Double Black Diamond (Very Difficult)
Private
Hairbag Alley

Hairbag Alley

Vail
1.0 km204 m23°
Hairbag Alley is a natural half pipe and tree area to the skier's right of Northwoods.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Gandy Dancer

Gandy Dancer

Vail
1.1 km308 m29°
This is a roller coaster of a ride with lots of different pitches that roll around right and left, up and down.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Zot

Zot

Vail
1.0 km276 m33°
Zot is a short black off of the Mountaintop Express Lift (Chair 4) that usually has moguls and a pretty steep pitch.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
North Rim

North Rim

Vail
0.4 km125 m33°
North Rim is a short and steep run off the Patrol Headquarters area on the top of Vail.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Jade Glade

Jade Glade

Vail
0.6 km223 m29°
Offers a consistently steeper pitch with lots of moguls and a few tree islands.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Rodger's Run

Rodger's Run

Vail
1.0 km296 m29°
Rodger's Run is a long and winding bump run that can be relentless unless you're in good shape and enjoy huge bumps.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Spruce Face

Spruce Face

Vail
0.3 km73 m24°
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.
Blue (Intermediate)
Private
Cub's Way

Cub's Way

Vail
2.1 km247 m15°
A green run that's great for beginners and kids!
Green (Easy)
Private
Lions Way

Lions Way

Vail
2.6 km326 m23°
Head down to the base areas.
Green (Easy)
Private
Emperor's Choice

Emperor's Choice

Vail
1.3 km346 m26°
This starts off as a feeder to the great runs off to the skier's right of China Bowl.
Black Diamond (Difficult)
Private
Snag Park

Snag Park

Vail
0.2 km47 m24°
Blue (Intermediate)
Private