Winter Activities


Sonnenalp Adventures

From skiing to snowshoeing there is no end to the adventures you can experience here in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Contact our concierge for information on activities available during your visit.

Sonnenalp Vail

Guided Snowshoe Adventures

The Sonnenalp Activities Department offers guided snowshoe adventures throughout the winter months on the many trails surrounding Vail in the White River National Forest. Please contact the concierge for details.

Ski & Snowboard

Experience world-class skiing and riding at Vail

  • 5,289 acres of terrain
  • 33 lifts
  • Multiple terrain parks, including a 22 foot half pipe
  • Vail’s famous “Back Bowls”

Sonnenalp Ski Concierge

The Sonnenalp Hotel proudly offers our exclusive Sonnenalp Ski Concierge, boasting a private lounge, secure lockers and personalized service located at Gorsuch Ski Café.

Gorsuch Ski Cafe offers top of the line rentals equipment and helmets, along with the latest technology for tuning, repairs and waxing in a private setting just 50 steps from Gondola One.


Unique in the Vail area, the Sonnenalp Kids Club offers structured activities and adventures for kids under the supervision of our Guest Activities Coordinator.