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Vail Village Winter Activities

Nordic Sports Center 

Need a day off the slopes? Looking for something different? Time for a Nordic experience! Take a backcountry snowshoe or cross-country ski tour in the beautiful White River National Forest, or learn new skills like Telemark. All group tours & lessons are for ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted or at the discretion of the Nordic Department.

The Nordic School desk is conveniently located in Golden Peak. The Vail Nordic School operates under special use permit with the White River National Forest.

Snowshoeing

For all abilities. Our group leaders will take you into the surrounding wilderness as you learn about the area history, wildlife and natural surroundings. Daily group tours go from 10:00am-12:30pm, while all day tours are available Wednesdays from 10:00am - 3pm. Note: Tours include snowshoes, boots (adult sizes only) and poles. Shovels and beacons where appropriate. Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc. For more information visit the Vail Nordic Snowsports School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200.

Cross Country Programs

Our tours for the beginner on up utilize the spectacular wilderness areas that surround Vail. Cross-Country skiing is where it all started. Come join us! A Beginner AM Tour is offered Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays from 10:00am -1:30 pm, while All Day Tours (intermediate and above) are available Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10:00am - 3:30pm (2-person minimum). Note: Tours (with the exception of the skin & ski) include skis, boots and poles. Shovels and beacons where appropriate. Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc. For more information visit the Vail Nordic Snowsports School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200.

Telemark Programs

Free your heel and free your mind. Learn new on-mountain skills or improve your current abilities.

Vail Telemark Workshops are offered from 9:00am - 3:00pm. All levels are welcome and recieve $10 off if you pre-register. 

Small Group Telemark Workshops for up to 3 people are offered for 1/2 or full days. They must be booked through Vail Nordic Department and reservations are suggested.

Private Lessons are available for half and full days upon availability and for up to 6 people. Reservations are required. Please call for rates. Please arrive 35 minutes prior to all tour start times to get outfitted, etc.

For more information visit the Vail Nordic Snowsports School at Golden Peak, call 970-754-3200.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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