Vail Ski Resort is located in Eagle County, Colorado, next to the town of Vail. Vail Mountain is the largest single mountain ski resort in the United States.
Vail Mountain has three sections: The Front-Side, Blue Sky Basin, and the Back Bowls. The mountain is the second largest resort in North America after Whistler Blackcomb.
Most of the mountain is wide open terrain with trails of all types. Vail Village is modeled on Bavarian village styles, with pedestrian streets.