Town of Vail
Coveted as one of the largest ski resorts in the world with more than 5,200 acres of developed ski and snowboard terrain, seven legendary Back Bowls spanning seven miles, and the most groomed terrain on the planet, Vail has been an extraordinary winter vacation destination for passionate skiers and snowboarders for more than 50 years. Vail has a vibrant pedestrian village with stellar lodging and dining experiences.
Elevation: 8,120 feet (base)/ 11,570 feet (summit)
Claim to Fame: Famous as a world-class mountain resort town, Vail is also home to notable cultural events such as Bravo!Vail, Vail Film Festival, and the Vail International Dance Festival.