Winter in Vail

Welcome to the winter wonderland at Manor Vail Lodge. Nestled in the heart of the stunning Colorado Rockies, Vail is a dream destination for winter enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers. With its world-class ski slopes, charming alpine village, and breathtaking natural beauty, Vail offers a plethora of exciting activities and experiences to make your winter getaway unforgettable. Whether you're a seasoned skier, a snowboarding enthusiast, or simply seeking cozy moments by the fireplace, Vail promises an enchanting winter escape like no other. Get ready to embrace the crisp mountain air, revel in the snowy landscapes, and indulge in a wide range of exhilarating pursuits that will leave you with cherished memories for years to come.


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Nova Guides - Camp HaleSage Outdoor AdventuresVail Backcountry Tours


Explore Vail’s beautiful mountain ranges from a dog sled.

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Moutain MushersWinterHawk Dog Sledding


Immerse yourself in a winter wonderland at the Nordic Center in Vail, where every day promises endless snowy adventures. Open from 9am to 5pm, the Nordic Center welcomes you to explore its meticulously maintained and groomed track. In the event of six inches of fresh snowfall by midday, their dedicated team deploys a snowmobile with a sled to provide additional grooming on the scenic 5K loop, ensuring an even more exhilarating experience.


Start your day by reserving your ski or snowboarding session in advance to secure your spot on the slopes. Don't forget to check out the Scenic Ride Passes, available after 10am (or after 11am during peak times) for a breathtaking view of the surrounding landscapes. If you're a beginner or looking to improve your skills, book a ski or snowboard lesson at least 48 hours in advance for personalized instruction. For all your rental needs, head over to Vail Sports located conveniently across the street, where our friendly guest services team can assist you in making an appointment.


Experience an authentic ranch experience full of family fun and rich western adventure. Enjoy a unique blend of outdoor activities including Sleigh rides, Zip Lining, Horseback Riding, Wine Tasting and more.


Take a day trip to Glenwood Springs
Iron Mountain Hot Springs - Use Discount Code V-MANVL
Glenwood Adventure Park - Use Discount Code V-MANVL
Glenwood Springs Pool


Immerse yourself in pure bliss at our inviting oasis, boasting two outdoor heated pools and four indulgent hot tubs. Dive into ultimate relaxation as you soak in the soothing warmth, surrounded by breathtaking mountain views. For your convenience, pool towels are provided at both pools, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience. Our pools and hot tubs are open daily from 10 am to 10 pm, inviting you to bask in their tranquil ambiance whenever you desire.


With picturesque floor to ceiling views of Golden Peak, Ridge + River Mountainside Kitchen offers an exceptional dining experience. Experience our new menu encompassing an abundance of regionally sourced ingredients from nearby mountains and rivers and a host of sophisticated spirits. To make a reservation, please book on OpenTable, or contact us directly at 970.476.4959.


The Fitz Bar is a local Vail favorite. Known for its casual family dining, local menu, happy hour, live music and outdoor patio. The ski-inspired Fitz Bar is known for its creative craft cocktails and local Colorado drafts. To make a reservation, please book on OpenTable, or contact us directly at 970.476.4959.


Escape to tranquility at The Manor Vail Spa, where you can indulge in a range of luxurious and rejuvenating spa treatments. Unwind and refresh your senses with the added benefit of our new oxygen bar and leg recovery lounge. To enhance your relaxation experience, our steam room and sauna are open from 10 am to 10 pm, providing the perfect oasis to unwind and rejuvenate. Please note that spa treatments are available by appointment only, ensuring personalized attention and a truly blissful spa experience.


Stroll through the heated cobblestone streets and discover the beauty of Vail. Between Lionshead and Vail Village, Vail offers hundreds of shops from boutiques to outdoor gear to art galleries. Find the perfect cowboy boots or ski boots, jewelry and cocktail dresses, or apparel and art. A short walk from Manor Vail Lodge or take the in-town bus which can be boarded from Golden Peak across the street.