VAIL, Colo. – Dec. 15, 2014 –
Vail Mountain, one of the largest ski resorts
in the world, will move to its winter morning operating schedule beginning Friday, Dec. 19. With the shift in operating hours, the majority of front side lifts will open at 8:30 a.m. and close at 3:30 p.m. The Back Bowls and Game Creek as well as Blue Sky Basin will open as soon as lifts and terrain are ready. The Back Bowls and Game Creek will continue to close at 3 p.m.; Blue Sky Basin will close at 2:30 p.m. Lift operating hours are posted at the base of all open lifts and are subject to change with conditions.