The Town of Vail is a Home Rule Municipality in Eagle County, Colorado, United States. The population of the town is about 5,305 ; it is the largest ski mountain in Colorado.
Between Lionshead and Vail Village, Vail offers hundreds of shops from boutiques to outdoor gear to art galleries. Find the perfect cowboy boots or ski boots, jewelry and cocktail dresses, apparel and art.
Located in pedestrian friendly outdoor environments set to the backdrop of the beautiful Gore Range and Vail Mountain, take a stroll around the town with the whole family. Convenient In-town bus routes allow you to explore both base villages within a matter of minutes.
In Vail, you can walk out just about any front door and run right into a hiking trail. From beginner, wildflower-filled hikes to advanced climbs that might just take your breath away, there’s no shortage of terrain for any type of hiker.
Have the adventure of a lifetime with whitewater rafting in Vail. Waterways surrounding Vail offer rafters everything from extreme Class IV rapids to family-friendly Class I rapids. Learn more about the different river classifications and find the perfect rafting option for your next summer adventure.
From the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater to the bars and restaurants that line Vail Village, you can find free live music and great nightlife any night of the week in Vail.