Founded in 1962, Vail has long been known and consistently ranked as the finest ski resort in North America. With more than 5,000 acres of skiable terrain and 33 lifts, Vail Mountain draws the most discriminating ski enthusiasts and the most elite international guests to its exclusive winter wonderland.
Summertime in Vail is equally spectacular. The surrounding mountains come alive with bright sunny days; colorful Aspens provide a backdrop to majestic pines and blankets of vivid wildflowers. Vail is home to world-class performing art events from rock and jazz to symphony, opera and ballet.
Outdoor adventures abound like fishing, hiking, biking, tennis and golf in addition to a variety of youth and adult recreational and competitive sports.