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Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:00 AM

Actual Time: 10:15am

This is an opportunity to ski with a Mountain Host guide with extensive knowledge of Vail Mountain, its trails, and its ever-changing conditions. Optimize your ski experience while learning about the mountain, meeting new friends, and having a fun and social ski day.

Back Bowls/Blue Sky Basin Tours. These tours are for intermediate & advanced skiers/riders, meeting at 10:15am on Tues., Thurs., and Fri. (weather dependent) at the top of Chair 4, 5 and 11 at Mountain Safety Center. Starting Dec. 18 (terrain permitting).

*Groups of 8 or more, please call our Mountain Information Center at 970.SKI.VAIL

Lift ticket or ski pass required

 
Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:00 AM

Location: Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Come by Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center from 10am-4pm Monday – Saturday to snowshoe through a winter wonderland. Enjoy time off the mountain as you make your way through the Garden paths covered in snow and discover the importance of trees and the alpine environment above treeline. Warm up afterward with a cup of hot chocolate and engage in drop-in activities available in the Education Center. Snowshoes and poles are available for youth and adults free of charge; donations are appreciated.







Registration is not necessary for the self-guided tours and snowshoes are available for parties up to 10 persons. Cost: FREE

For additional information: bettyfordalpinegardens.org or 970.476-0103

 
Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:30 AM

This is an opportunity to ski with a Mountain Host guide with extensive knowledge of Vail Mountain, its trails, and its ever-changing conditions. Optimize your ski experience while learning about the mountain, meeting new friends, and having a fun and social ski day.

Mountain Tours. Let our guide introduce you to the vast terrain and amenities of Vail Mountain. Tours depart Sun.–Fri. from the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola at 10:30am. Starting Dec. 17 (terrain permitting). Intermediate skiers/riders or above recommended.

*Groups of 8 or more, please call our Mountain Information Center at 970.SKI.VAIL

Lift ticket or ski pass required

 

 
Thursday, January 17, 2019 11:00 AM


Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola)


Introduce your little ones to North America’s first sport, snowshoeing! A Naturalist will take you on a gentle walk and introduce the family to winter nature on the mountain. Designed for families with children ages 4-9, FREE. Preregistration Required

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Snowshoes are provided, but please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy waterproof boots.


Visit www.walkingmountains.org/vailsnowshoe to reserve your space.

For additional information: 970-754-4675

All visitors must have a valid ski pass or Vail Scenic Ride Ticket in order to ride the gondola before 3:30pm daily.

 
Thursday, January 17, 2019 2:00 PM

Location: Nature Discovery Center (Top of Eagle Bahn Gondola)


Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Ages 10 and up, FREE. Preregistration Required.


Snowshoes are provided, but please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy waterproof boots.


Visit www.walkingmountains.org/vailsnowshoe to reserve your space.

For additional information: 970-754-4675

All visitors must have a valid ski pass or Vail Scenic Ride Ticket in order to ride the gondola before 3:30pm daily.


 
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