Vail’s Gondola One open this weekend for scenic rides
VAIL — Vail Mountain, the largest ski resort in the United States, will open Gondola One in Vail Village for scenic rides this weekend during the GoPro Mountain Games. Guests are reminded that due to the events taking place, bike hauls will not be permitted for the weekend.
In addition, Sarge’s outdoor barbeque at Mid-Vail will be open for the first two weekends of Gondola One’s summer operation schedule.
Starting June 20, the majority of summer operations, including summer activities at Adventure Ridge and on-mountain dining, will be based out of Eagle’s Nest atop the Eagle Bahn Gondola.
Scenic rides will be offered on both gondolas for the summer. Bike hauls will also be offered on both gondolas as soon as conditions permit and trails are opened. Both Gondola One and the Eagle Bahn Gondola will operate according to the following summer schedules:
Weekends only: June 7-9 and 14-16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Daily: June 20-Sept. 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bikes will be allowed up the gondola until 4 p.m. (except this weekend).
Eagle Bahn Gondola and Adventure Ridge
Daily: June 20-Sept. 2, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday through Wednesday
10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday through Saturday
Weekends only: Sept. 6-8, 13-15, 20-22 and 27-29, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Bikes will be allowed up the gondola until 6 p.m.
For more information about Vail Mountain visit http://www.vail.com, or stop by the Mountain Information Center, open daily from 9 a.m.–4 p.m., or call (970) SKI-VAIL (754-8245).