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Vail Mountain Info

The base elevation of Vail Mountain is 2,476 meters (8,120 ft.) above sea level while the peak elevation is a staggering 3527 meters (11,570 ft.) making the vertical rise over 1,052 meters (3,450 ft.). Indeed, Vail does provide you with a lot of skiable terrain and with an average snowfall of over 348 inches (881cm) fresh tracks are easy to find.

Vail Mountain prides itself on being a mountain that is accessible to anyone. With 4 terrain parks, 3 pipes, 193 ski trails, divided between expert, advanced and beginner, as well as having 33 lifts with minimal lines, this mountain certainly has something for everyone.

Elevations
Base Elevation: 8,120 ft. / 2,476 m
Peak Elevation: 11,570 ft. / 3,527 m
Vertical Rise: 3,450 ft. / 1,052 m
Snow
Snowmaking: 390 acres / 158 hec
Average Annual Snowfall: 348 inches / 881 cm
Monthly Snowfall Averages
(measured at the top of the mountain and based upon historical totals)
November: 58 inches / 147 cm
December: 59 inches / 150 cm
January: 64 inches / 162 cm
February: 57 inches / 145 cm
March: 63 inches / 160 cm
April: 40 inches / 102 cm
Acreage
Total Skiable Area: 5,289 acres / 2,141 hec
Front Side: 1,627 acres / 658 hec
Back Bowls: 3,017 acres / 1,221 hec
Blue Sky Basin: 645 acres / 261 he
Trail Classification (Total Mountain Acreage)
53% Expert / Advanced
29% Intermediate
18% Beginner
Conventional Trails: 193
Longest Run: Riva, 4 miles / 6.4 km
Lifts
Total Number of Lifts 33
Gondola: 1
High-speed quads: 14
Fixed-grip quad: 1
Triple chairs: 3
Double chairs: 4
Surface lifts: 5
Magic Carpets: 5
Total Uphill Capacity Per Hour: 53,381
Terrain Parks
4 Total: Fly Zone, Flight School, Aviator and Sky Way
Pipes: 1 Superpipe, length 450 feet, walls 18 feet/ 2 half pipes with 13-foot walls
Tabletops: At least 14 throughout all parks
Rails / Boxes: More than 30 plus 12 unique hand-carved rails
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