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79 mi 128 km of trail 4 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 15 Trails Intermediate Trails 16 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails

For such a huge resort, not much is visible from the valley floor. You'll need to get higher to enjoy the huge views. It's at least 2,200' to the summit ridge (on the Lionshead side), and not that easy at this altitude! Taking the gondola gets you to the better trails faster, but it's not cheap unless you have a ski pass (which includes summer usage for free). It's free to ride down if you get yourself up.

Visiting Tips

Trails at the top usually open for July 4th. Wildflowers start to peak in mid-July most years and extend through August. The aspens are spectacular starting in mid-September, and the crowds are all gone by then.

Parking in both structures is free during the summer. It fills up on weekends, but when that happens, overflow parking is allowed on the frontage roads.
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2.0 mi 3.2 km
#1 Radio Flyer
Vail, CO
2.0 mi 3.2 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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6 days ago
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4.1 mi 6.6 km
#2 Grand Traverse
Vail, CO
4.1 mi 6.6 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
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10.0 mi 16.0 km
#3 Two Elk Trail
Vail, CO
10.0 mi 16.0 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
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3.0 mi 4.8 km
#4 Big Mamba
Vail, CO
3.0 mi 4.8 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
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0.7 mi 1.1 km
#5 Lower Radio Flyer
Vail, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#6 Two Elk Connector
Vail, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
4.6 mi 7.3 km
#7 Bowmans Shortcut
Frisco, CO
4.6 mi 7.3 km Frisco, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
0.9 mi 1.5 km
#8 Magic Forest
Vail, CO
0.9 mi 1.5 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
2.0 mi 3.3 km
#9 Hank's Hideaway
Vail, CO
2.0 mi 3.3 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
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3.6 mi 5.9 km
#10 Game Creek Trail
Vail, CO
3.6 mi 5.9 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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18 days ago
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4.9 mi 8.0 km
#11 Cougar Ridge
Minturn, CO
4.9 mi 8.0 km Minturn, CO
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Fallen Trees - Many fallen trees on the trail which require you to get off your bike.
6 days ago
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1.9 mi 3.1 km
#12 Fred's Lunch
Vail, CO
1.9 mi 3.1 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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fun & technical
6 days ago
0.8 mi 1.3 km
#13 OId Nine Line
Vail, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
0.7 mi 1.2 km
#14 Mane Lane
Vail, CO
0.7 mi 1.2 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#15 Onza Alley
Vail, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
1.3 mi 2.2 km
#16 Liondown (Lower)
Vail, CO
1.3 mi 2.2 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
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2.2 mi 3.5 km
#17 Mid Vail Escape
Vail, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
1.4 mi 2.2 km
#18 PMT
Vail, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
6.7 mi 10.8 km
#19 Mill Creek Trail
Vail, CO
6.7 mi 10.8 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago
0.7 mi 1.1 km
#20 Eagle's Loop
Vail, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km Vail, CO
All Clear
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7 days ago

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