Winter Activities

Acclaimed the world over, the Vail Valley offers exciting winter activities such as snowmobiling, sledding, tubing, ice skating, snowshoeing, snow-bike riding, and (yes!) hot-air ballooning. Be sure to check out our summer activities as well.

Ice Skating

Ice Skating

Cordillera offers an ice skating rink just 5 minutes from the Lodge. Skate rentals are available and complimentary hot beverages are served. Lights allow for night skating as well, and a sound system is provided to play your own music while you skate!

Cordillera Ice Skating rink is open weather permitted between mid- December & end of February, hours of opening weather depended as well. Please contact Guest Services for more information.

Sleigh Rides

Sleigh Rides

Enjoy a horse drawn sleigh ride and dinner in the Vail Valley.

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Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing

Enjoy snowshoeing on one of The Cordillera community private trails.

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Snowmobile Tours

Snowmobile Tours

Experience a snowmobile tour through the scenic backcountry of Colorado. Tours range from a two-hour tour, including a hot cocoa break, to a full day of playing in the “powder stashes” and cruising the high ridges at over 10,000 feet. Nova Guides offers tours and rentals at Camp Hale, a historic World War II Alpine training camp. Sage Outdoor Adventures will take you into National Forest just north of Wolcott. For more information, please contact Guest Services.

All recreational activities are provided by third parties and The Lodge and Spa at Cordillera does not endorse and disclaims any responsibility or liability for such activities. The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera does not endorse and is not liable for any activities undertaken by guests and all guests shall participate in such activities at their own risk.