Meet your private ski school instructor at Cucina Rustica at the Lodge at Vail for an extraordinary breakfast buffet. You’ll be thankful for the hearty meal as you explore Vail’s legendary Back Bowls and Blue Sky Basin. Not only will you get an incredible insider tour of these areas, but you’ll be coached along the way to improve your skiing ability. And, you can include up to five friends or family members in your private lesson for the same price!
Head up the Vista Bahn out of the new Mountain Plaza base area with your instructor for an adventure-filled morning on a variety of terrain. Try the Slot in Vail’s Sun Down Bowl for a classic introduction to the Back Bowls. Head to PoppyFields in China Bowl for a fantastic intermediate taste of the “back-side.” Explore Blue Sky Basin for beautiful cruising runs among the trees and views like you’ve never seen before. And if you want to learn how to ski the bumps, go straight to Powerline, accessible from the top of Chair #4.
Spoil your taste buds at the incredible Two Elk Restaurant, Vail’s flagship on-mountain restaurant and the gateway to China Bowl and Blue Sky Basin. At an elevation of 11,200 feet, you’ll enjoy some of Vail’s most beautiful views through the abundant windows. This gourmet cafeteria offers a full salad and soup bar, hamburgers, gourmet pizzas, wraps and more. Organic ingredients are featured in many of the dishes.
After your big day on the slopes, it’s time to relax at The Arrabelle's new luxurious 10,000-square-foot RockResort Spa. Get ready to be pampered by the spa’s warm and inviting atmosphere, elegant décor, rejuvenating spa treatments, state-of-the-art fitness center and more.
Before dinner, venture into Vail Village to explore famous Bridge Street with all its wonderful boutiques, art galleries and jewelry shops. Be sure to stop at the Golden Bear for the ultimate Vail souvenir. Enjoy a low key dinner at Larkspur Restaurant in Golden Peak. At the base of Golden Peak, Larkspur Restaurant’s warm ambiance, unpretentious service, and award-winning American cuisine has been a Vail favorite for over ten years. A destination for wine lovers, with a transparent cellar featuring 500 selections from around the world, Larkspur will delight with an exquisite dinner or a cozy, casual bite in the bar.
If you’re not ready to call it a night, check out The Tap Room, Vendetta’s and The Red Lion to experience nightlife Vail-style until the early morning hours.