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Address: Top of Gondola One, Vail, CO 81658
Phone Number: 970 476 3600
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Offering more than 5,289 acres of downhill and cross-country trails, Vail...

Offering more than 5,289 acres of downhill and cross-country trails, Vail is considered one of the best all-around ski mountains in the world.

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A must do when in Vail.

Fantastic views. Lovely walks across to Eagle's Nest, some fairly easy, others very hard at altitude.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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leics. UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic views. Lovely walks across to Eagle's Nest, some fairly easy, others very hard at altitude.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The new lions head peak attractions are great. Tube rides mini snowmobiles and trampoline and zip lines. Doing great for all levels and some stuff for non skiers. I lived here a few years but it's getting more and more fun even for my wife who has to suffer each visit cause she doesn't really ski.

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Overland Park, KS
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thought is sounded interesting but wasn't, my husband ordered the buffalo brat it was over cooked. Stick w/ the outdoor BBQ food, you will be happier.

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Peoria, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Summer ride to the top will cost you about $36. The views are pretty amazing, but not as grade as Zermatt Switzerland if you have been there. The top is really gear to entertainment for kids, hikers and bikers. Zip lines for kids and adults, down hill tubing, hiking tours and obstacle simulations available. Not sure what the cost might... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

2 gondolas operate at Vail in the summertime- Gondola One (out of Vail Village) and Eagle Bahn (out of Lionshead). If you take Gondola One, affectionately known as Gondy One, you'll be at the head of different hiking trails or bike trails. An easy hike would be the Wildfire trail (approx 1 mile) flat wooded terrain to Eagle Bahn. The... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must do one-day activity with kids and seniors alike. Has great food and activities for all ages up the mountain. Also do the jeep tours at an additional cost, however, worth it for the views.

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Glen Carbon, Illinois, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a free day in Vail, so paid the money to go to the top on the Gondola. We then hiked further up to the top, and then down to the bottom. We had a hard day the day before, so needed an easy hiking day, and this filled the bill. You can ride up and down as much as... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They have the best things to do with anyone from a family to a couple they have a rollercoaster up on the mountain that you control and they have zip lining in the summer and sing in the winter. Overall very fun Trip Very impressed.

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San Francisco, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice at the top, with lovely views and some hiking trails, but it's expensive and even more so if you want to do the activities.

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Tx
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented bikes and got lift tickets and rode until we were exhausted. We didn't plan on this activity but so glad we did. Get the best articulating bikes as it makes a difference. The restaurant on top of lions head is very expensive but we had a great burger outside and there are lots of activities for smaller kids... More 

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