Vail Ski Resort in located in the Central Rocky Mountains and is the 3rd largest ski resort in the United States. Opening in 1962, Vail currently has 5,289 acres, with 193 total runs. Area base elevation is 8,120 feet, and a top elevation of 11, 570 feet.
The resort has 31 total lifts 2 gondolas, 2 high speed six person chairs, 15 high speed quad chairs, 1 quad chair and 3 triple chairs.
Ski Area Stats:
Open Acres: 5,515