Scenic Chairlift Rides

Enjoy the scenery in Vail & Beaver Creek by taking a ride on the Eagle-Bahn Gondola or the Centennial Chairlift in the summer months. The lifts provide access to Vail's Adventure Ridge or Beaver Creek's Spruce Saddle, each home to a variety of summer activities including disc golf and more.

Summer 2013 Beaver Creek:

Daily scenic lift rides on the Centennial Express Chairlift (No. 6) will take place from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, weather permitting.

Lift tickets are required to ride the chairlift during the summer and up to three kids under 12 years and under ride for free with a paying adult. 2012-2013 season pass holders receive unlimited, free scenic access to the Centennial Express Lift.

At the top of the Centennial Express Lift, Spruce Saddle Restaurant features spectacular views while serving up delicious fare between 11 am and 2:30 pm. Purchase a combined lift and lunch package for $32 and receive a $15 voucher valid towards lunch at Spruce Saddle.
  • Adult One Day Lift Ticket: $26
  • Child 5-12 Lift Ticket (Valid at BC Only): FREE* Up to three free child tickets per paid adult.
  • Adult One Day Lift Ticket & Bike Haul: $31
  • Adult Lift & Lunch: $32
  • Adult Lift, Lunch & Bike Haul: $37

  • Summer 2013 Vail Mountain:

    To purchase gondola tickets or for information about activities on Vail Mountain, stop in the Summer Ticket Office by the Eagle Bahn Gondola or Gondola One.

    Ticket office opens daily, 30 minutes prior to the gondola:
    Sunday - Wednesday, 9:30 am - 6 pm
    Thursday - Saturday, 9:30 am - 9 pm

    Gondola Hours:
  • Friday, June 14 - Sunday June 16: 10 am - 4 pm
  • Thursday, June 20 - Monday, September 2: 10 am - 4 pm.
  • Note: Bikes are not allowed up the gondola after 4 pm.

    Lift Ticket Rates:
  • 1 Day Lift Ticket: (12 and Under): $5, (Adult): $26, (Senior): $21
  • 1 Day Lift Ticket & Bike Haul: (12 and Under): $10, (Adult): $31, (Senior): $26
  • 1 Day Lift Ticket & Mountain Voucher: (12 & Under): $15, (Adult): $32, (Senior): $27
  • 1 Day Lift Ticket, Bike Haul & Mtn. Voucher: (12 & Under): $20, (Adult): $37, (Senior): $32
  • Twilight Ticket after 4 pm: (12 & Under): $5, (Adult): $21*, (Senior): $21*
  • *Note: Twilight ticket includes lift ticket and $10 credit towards food or Adventure Ridge purchase.

    Use our "Local Business Search" to find activity providers! Visit Vail.com and BeaverCreek.com for more details and operating schedules.