Guided Daytime & Evening Snowshoe Tours

Daytime Snowshoe Tours

Daily | 2:00 pm-3:00 pm | Friday, December 15th 2017-Saturday, March 31st 2018

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop of Vail Mountain. Learn about winter ecology and animal adaptations as you gaze at majestic mountain views. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, warm hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Ages 10 and up, FREE. Call 970.754.4675 for more information. Participants depart from the Nature Discovery Center. All visitors must have a valid ski pass or Vail Scenic Ride Ticket in order to ride the gondola before 3:30pm daily.

Evening Snowshoe Tours

Tuesday-Saturday | 5:30 pm-6:30 pm | Friday, December 15th 2017-Saturday, March 31st 2018

Meet the amazing natural characters of Vail Mountain that become more perceptible after the skiers leave. Travel by snowshoe as you learn about the habits of nocturnal animals in the serene evening forest. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Program is conducted in darkness or low light for most of the winter season. Snowshoes are provided. Participants depart from the Nature Discovery Center. Ages 10 and up, FREE. All visitors must have a valid ski pass or Vail Scenic Ride Ticket in order to ride the gondola before 3:30pm daily.

Looking for a longer snowshoe experience in the White River National Forest?
Click here to learn about our half-day backcountry snowshoe hikes.

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