We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vail Nordic Center

Features Animals
Open Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Review Highlights
Best Value in Vail!

Visited for an afternoon of cross country skiing. $10.00! What? In Vail? I know, seems like it... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
dirtdog59
,
Lyons, Colorado
Friendly and patient

If you are a snow shoe expert or never put them, ask the Director, Nate for help and he will make... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
joeln292
Read all 22 reviews
27
All photos (27)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
When snow blankets the Vail Golf Club, it becomes the full-service Vail Nordic Center. Glide along 17 kilometers of daily-groomed skate and classic track, 13 kilometers of fat bike trails or snowshoe on 10 kilometers of scenic trails. The...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
1775 Sunburst Dr, Vail, CO 81657-5564
Website
+1 970-476-8366
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Vail
from USD 355.00
More Info
from USD 550.00
More Info
Reviews (22)
Filter reviews
22 results
Traveller rating
15
4
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
15
4
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews cross country skiing downhill skiing snow shoes great workout great alternative groomed trails rental equipment golf course a lot of fun skate teacher lesson skiers skis
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Visited for an afternoon of cross country skiing. $10.00! What? In Vail? I know, seems like it costs $10.00 to breathe the air here! The staff were very helpful and friendly. Miles and miles of groomed trails. It is in the valley and follows along...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dirtdog59
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If you are a snow shoe expert or never put them, ask the Director, Nate for help and he will make you experience a great one. His knowledge is at a Mt. Everest level and teaches you how walk (in snow shoes) once again. Great...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank joeln292
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The Vail Nordic center can help you with everything to get started cross country skiing. Their pro shop is awesome and customer service is great. However they also rent so you don’t have to buy, you can try both styles of skinny skis first before...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MountainKim
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Great place to snow shoe and cross country ski. Friendly staff, excellent facility, good rental equipment. Trails clearly marked. Spent 3 days here. Hot chocolate upstairs afterwards. Not overly expensive. No senior discounts.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank harmsenom
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The longe is great! Heated seat while you change, very nice people there. Plenty of room, so you don’t seat on other people’s head while trying on boots. Experience once you get outside is another matter: 1) Classic skiers feel like second class citizens. Tracks...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Vigo
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Truly a great alternative to have in the heart of downhill ski country! They offer a very nice nordic shop, rentals, and trails. We snowshoed and fat-biked at this facility and enjoyed both activities immensely. Very well run with courteous staff.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank hojoej
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This was our second visit to the Vail Nordic Center (first time was 2 years ago). We love this place! Everyone at the Vail Nordic Center is so friendly and helpful. We signed up for a cross country lesson both years and loved our instructors....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best!!! This was my first time cross country skiing and I had the best time ever. I took a lesson at the center with Evan. He was awesome and taught me everything I needed to know as a beginner. He was very patient...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lanamdr
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Had fun my first time cross country skiing... Rebecca was a great teacher. I just wish the trails were clearly marked. Other than a map, there were no markers. I was a tad intimidated wondering if I would end up on the wrong trail. Other...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Alexandra V
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We rode the shuttle from our hotel to the Vail Nordic Center. They did, however, seem to have ample parking if you prefer to drive. We paid $10 each for a pass. We snowshoed for about 90 minutes on nicely groomed trails on a lovely...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank TrueBlueAl
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 30 nearby hotels
The Wren
105 reviews
2.00 km away
Manor Vail Lodge
782 reviews
2.05 km away
The Galatyn Lodge
75 reviews
2.26 km away
Tivoli Lodge
1,586 reviews
2.27 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 131 nearby restaurants
Almresi Restaurant
154 reviews
2.41 km away
Terra Bistro
793 reviews
2.30 km away
Big Bear Bistro
211 reviews
2.42 km away
Pepi's Bar & Restaurant
879 reviews
2.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 133 nearby attractions
Gerald Ford Amphitheater
162 reviews
1.72 km away
Vail Valley
321 reviews
2.42 km away
Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame
138 reviews
2.44 km away
10th Mountain Whiskey & Spirit Company
62 reviews
2.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
JudithB1762
26 November 2018|
Answer
Response from VailRec | Property representative |
Hi Judith, there is free parking at the Vail Golf & Nordic Clubhouse while you are using the Vail Nordic Center facilities. The parking is included with the purchase of a Nordic Center day/season pass.
0
Votes