The Town of Vail will be accepting Value cards as payment for access to the Red Sandstone parking garage on specified levels for the remainder of the winter season. The cards were initially activated for use during the holiday season extending through Sunday, Jan. 5 on levels 3 and 4. Beginning Monday, Jan. 6, the cards will be accepted for access to covered public parking on level 3 Monday through Friday and levels 3 and 4 on weekends. The garage is located at 559 N. Frontage Road. Additional restrictions may be required to accommodate functions at the school.
Discounted daily pricing for use of the upper levels of the Red Sandstone garage, is $5 Monday through Friday and $10 Saturday and Sunday for Vail Value card holders. The price for Eagle County Value card holders is $10 Monday through Friday; and $15 Saturday and Sunday. Overnight parking is prohibited on level 4 while the maximum allowable parking on level 3 is 24 hours.
To reach levels 3 and 4, use the upper level access on the east side of the garage. Card holders are reminded to have plenty of value on the card before entering as the nearest reloadable station is in Lionshead. Free bus service from the Red Sandstone garage is provided by the Sandstone, Lionsridge Loop and West Vail Green routes. The proximity to Lionshead Village is a short walk via the pedestrian overpass.
To qualify for a Value card, you must be a Vail or Eagle County resident, employee, property owner or business owner. Cards may be purchased and pre-loaded from the Town of Vail Parking Pass Office, located on the lower level of the Vail Municipal Building, 75 S. Frontage Road. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Value cards may also be used in the Vail Village and Lionshead parking structures.
The Red Sandstone parking garage also accepts Red parking passes which are sold for $450 to qualifying employees. These season passes are good for 7-day a week parking on levels 1-3.
To access live parking counts for real-time parking availability, visit www.vailgov.com/parking-counts or to access bus schedules, visit www.vailgov.com/bus-schedules.
For information on other parking options for the winter season, visit www.vailgov.com/parking/winter or call the parking pass office at 970-479-2445.