We suggest you purchase Epic Day passes in advance so you can reserve the dates you want to be on the mountain. Access will be limited due to COVID-19, so reservations are highly encouraged.
Vail is the largest ski area in Colorado and has terrain that can suit all levels. It is known for the Bavarian style town with high quality shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Vail is generally higher end so can be fairly expensive.
1h 30 min drive to get to the resort (plan ahead if you're traveling to on a Friday or Saturday and returning on a Sunday as traffic can be REALLY bad.
“In the summer the gondola is working so go site seeing or hiking at the ski resort. Summer ice skating is available at specific times. Look at the Vail Daily News paper for special events here and at Nottingham Lake in Avon and in Vail.”
“Good decently priced Mexican food. They also sometimes have live music which can be a nice evening event to have dinner and dance a bit.”
“Counter service lunch & dinner, bar, one outdoor table. Really good fries. ”
Grocery or Supermarket
“Convenient and across the street from Chapel Square! Open from 6AM to 11PM.”