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Vail Backcountry Tours

#6 of 19 Tours in Vail
Closes in 29 min: 08:00 - 18:00
Open today: 08:00 - 18:00

Vail Backcountry Tours
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Vail Backcountry Tours is the only tour company in Vail Colorado. Why sit in a van for half the day when you can snowmobile just across the street from Vail Mountain? We pride ourselves in providing the most diverse and accessible terrain in the...more
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2111 N Frontage Rd W, Vail, CO 81657-4046
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+1 970-476-7749
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was literally the best experience of my life. It was more than I ever imagined.Ask for Greg, he is an amazing guide

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank soli220
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you had an awesome experience with us! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vail! #VailBackcountryTours #vailsnowmobile

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Greg was our tour guide for a day of snowmobiling in the backcountry near Vail, CO. This was one of the best winter activities we've ever done! Beautiful day and weather. Lots of great views and picture spots. I have to say that Greg was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank swa1ton
Carrie R, Owner at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for coming out! We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip! #vailbackcountrytours #vailsnowmobile

Reviewed 5 days ago

We were a group of 4 and the experience was OUTSTANDING. From the customer service to the tour guide this is a definite tour to put on your list. The tour up and down the mountain was amazing; we had an awesome time. Thanks to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Carrie R, Owner at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for coming out, we look forward to your next adventure with us! #vailbackcountrytours #vailsnowmobile

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 13 that went out with Greg our guide. We had an amazing time, they provided us with everything we needed, pick up was prompt and check in was quick. If you go on this tour ask for Greg we was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EBONY T
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ebony! We really enjoyed having your group out and hope to see you on your next trip. All the best! #vailbackcountrytours #vailsnow #snowmobilevail

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on this amazing Snowmobile Tour with my Best Friend and we were treated like Royalty a long with an Amazing Tour with Gorgeous sites. The tour guides are very knowledgeable of the slopes and have a very nice rest spot that is absolutely cozy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mzcwg
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We appreciate your business and hope to see you on your next trip!! All the best:) #vailbackcountrytours #vailsnow

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greg was our tour guide, make sure you ask for him. Super experience and fun. The luch was amazing up on the mountains. Worth every penny. Beautiful views. 100% percent satisfied.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gloriamn101
Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting with us! We had a great time having you all out, please do join us on your next trip to Vail. All the best! #vailbackcountrytours #vailsnowmobile

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My dad and his girlfriend came to visit, and we went on a half day tour with Vail Backcountry tours. Curtis was amazing! He was super knowledgeable and so much fun, We didn't get to see many views because it was pretty much white out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us! We much appreciate the review and hope to see you out again soon! All the best and let it snow! #vailbackcountrytours # vailsnowmobile

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We took our kids and family on this tour after our wedding in Vail, and what a great time. A little pricey, but I get the upkeep on the machines is expensive. Our guide was awesome, and the break in the yurt was very nice....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Carrie R, Director of Sales at Vail Backcountry Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you! We appreciate you joining us and hope to see you on your next trip to Vail!

Reviewed 11 April 2018

I found this company on trip advisor and we were overall pleased and had an awesome time with Greg. Greg was knowledgeable about CO, the sites, and trails. The snow mobiles were very nice, the seats, handles, and even the thumb throttle were heated. Even...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We had a wonderful time with Nathan as our guide. He was funny, patient, knowledgeable, very helpful and attentive to my parents. We got a bunch of snow, toured for a little, eate a yurt where there was some yummy food cooked for us, and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Marydebsm
3 February 2018|
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Response from Carrie R | Property representative |
Hello! Our two hour tours also go up to nice elevations, you are in Vail's Backcountry as we have over 100 miles of groomed trails, single tracks and open playfields, as well as a playtrack on our private property. Our full... More
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kccooper28
28 January 2017|
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Hello, always best to book ahead of time if possible to assure you will be able to take the tour you would like to book:) Feel free to give us a call to discuss further or I am happy to check the dates you may have in mind... More
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Nancy C
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Response from Ed L | Reviewed this property |
We went on the snow mobile tour and helmets were given out. Snacks/ warm cookies are given, too.
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