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Vail Mountain News Update

Those who plan a vacation in Vail or Beaver Creek this winter are probably already very excited about their upcoming trip. But, just in case you needed a little help to get you ready for what will hopefully be an epic winter, here are some news to get you excited for 2016-2017 ski season.

  • As of today Vail Mountain has already opened its legendary Back Bowls expanding skiable terrain to 1,439 acres (for latest terrain updates please visit
  • With the replacement of Sun Up Express Chair Lift all major lifts at Vail are now high-speed.
  • Northern Rockies should see an equal chance of an average winter this year with periods of intermittent cold and stormy weather. That said, look for resort skiing to provide good coverage all winter long with powder days in between bluebird days.
  • It is not too late to book your ground transportation at discounted rates. Review our services on Google or Yelp and get 15% off your future transfer (Restrictions may apply. Not applicable to transfers on 12/16-01/08, 01/13-01/22, 02/17-02/26, Fri-Sun in March, and existing reservations).


Vail Mountain’s amazing opening day!

Vail Mountain had an amazing opening day, with 1,350+ acres opened and over 6feet of snow. This a great start for the 2015/2016 winter season, and a great indicator about the overall snowfall. If you are planning a trip to Colorado this winter, make sure to book your trip early. Great winters make for busy winter! Enjoy the snow!!! #vailsnow