Avon, CO

Activities in Avon, CO

Vaction activities in Vail & Beaver Creek are extensive and offer year-round options for all ages.
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Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Snowshoe with Vail's #1-recommended private mountain school and unmatched client care. Kids, families, singles, couples and all ability and fitness levels welcome. All activity-specific equipment provided. Snowshoe in the beautiful backcountry of the Colorado Rockies and experience some of the most beautiful vistas Colorado has to offer. Featuring beginner to advanced terrain, we have snowshoeing for all levels. Apex clients consistently say, "The most ... Read More
Sun & Ski in Avon, CO

Sun & Ski in Avon, CO

Sun & Ski is a full-service ski shop providing sales, service and rentals to the Vail Valley. It carries the largest selection of top ski and snowboard brands on the mountain. It has the most competitive rental prices, plus applies two days' rental towards the purchase of new skis or a snowboard. It also offers expert boot fitting and uses state-of-the-art Wintersteiger equipment for ski and snowboard tuning. Convenient location in Avon, near Beaver ... Read More
Vail Rec District in Vail Valley, CO

Vail Rec District in Vail Valley, CO

A variety of programs for children and adults alike. A variety of classes offered from fitness and sports training to art and cooking classes. Visit www.vailrec.com for the complete schedule. Aikido - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays & WednesdaysImprove balance, increase flexibility and develop power through training in this Japanese martial art. Redirect an attacker's energy and use that energy to neutralize the attack. No class December 25, 2013 and January ... Read More
Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours provides railroad tour packages every day of the year. We come to your front door with our spacious vans to get you to train stations throughout central Colorado. Choose from 3-, 5-, 8-, or 12-hour tour packages that include many additional family-fun activities along with the excitement of "ridin' the rails!" Most tour packages include complimentary beverages, lunch and free digital photographs and videos of your ... Read More
Vail Valley Food Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Vail Valley Food Tours in Vail Valley, CO

This fun 3-hour lunch tour will guide you through both the history and the gourmet food that make Vail a world-class destination for every season. Why have lunch at only one spot when you can have a 5-course lunch at some of the best restaurants in Vail? Taste gourmet samples spiced with history and art on this fun Foodie Adventure! All food tastings and the guided tour are included in the ticket price. Alcohol pairings are additional. Brewery and ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Vail's #1-recommended Ice Climbing guides. Unmatched client care. They welcome all ability/fitness levels, kids, families, singles, couples. All activity-specific equipment provided. Great winter activity for new or experienced climbers. East Vail ice climbing is world-revered and some of the most accessible in Colorado. Featuring routes up to 110 feet from beginner to advanced, and have climbing for all levels. Apex clients consistently say, "The most ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Vail's #1-recommended private mountaineering school. Unmatched client care. We welcome all ability and fitness levels, kids, families, singles and couples. Ski and Board some of the best backcountry terrain in the world. The Colorado Rockies are famous the world over for picture-perfect backcountry powder shots - experience it with us. Featuring beginner to advanced terrain, we have skiing and boarding for all levels. Apex clients consistently say, "The ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Come learn Wilderness Survival with Vail's #1-recommended private mountain school and unmatched client care. Kids, families, singles, couples, and all ability and fitness levels welcome. All activity-specific equipment provided. Come and learn the "ins and outs" of surviving in a winter wilderness - from avalanche education to technical skills, building snow shelters and more. Apex clients consistently say, "The most fun we've ever had in the Vail ... Read More
Vail Valley Paragliding in Vail Valley, CO

Vail Valley Paragliding in Vail Valley, CO

Experience flying above mountains and valleys, living the dream of foot-launched flight. Paragliding is the simplest form of aviation, designed like a parachute but shaped like an airplane wing, a paraglider can soar just like an eagle. The company's priority is for you to experience flying comfortably and safely. Certified USHPA tandem pilots will ease you into the air on a tandem flight that's simple and easy - with the pictures to prove it! And ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center provides fun and interactive programs to help you explore your own curious nature. Learn about local wildlife, the vital watershed, and the alpine environment through interactive exhibits or ask a Naturalist all your burning nature questions. Hands-on, rotating demonstrations, weekly adult and child programs and beautiful outdoor trails will entertain any age, any interest, any time of year. All ages. FREE! Donations ... Read More
Gore Creek Fly Fisherman in Avon, CO

Gore Creek Fly Fisherman in Avon, CO

Vail Valley's friendliest Fly Fishing Shop with over 35 years of experience. Specializing in catering to all levels and abilities, offering half-day and full-day guided trips. Enjoy fly fishing any time of the year. From half-day wade trips on small intimate waters to full-day floats down the mighty Colorado and everything in between, Gore Creek Fly Fisherman will customize a trip that is exactly what you're looking for. The shop offers finest in ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Join a Walking Mountains Naturalist for a gentle, educational hike through aspen forests and streamside communities near the Avon Walking Mountains science center. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Walks will be conducted on snowshoes as necessary depending on snow levels. Please wear proper footwear and clothing for the outdoors in winter. Snowshoes provided. All ages, FREE. Monday - Saturday 2pm-3pm. Visit our ... Read More
Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO

Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO

Portofino Jewelry offers a unique experience to visit & make jewelry in the store. Creating jewelry is easier than you think. All ages & skill levels are welcome. Design your own to remember your mountain visit. Just come in & enjoy our hospitality anytime or make a reservation for larger groups. It's relaxing & fun! Trained staff want to help you. Events, like a Birthday or Bridal Party, can be scheduled as well. Portofino Jewelry is ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Travel by snowshoes on an educational tour through the forests atop 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. Sign up at the Nature Discovery Center or call 970.754.4675. Daily 2pm-3pm for ages 10+. Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Join an instructor trained as a Certified Interpretive Guide on these leisurely half-day outings in the White River National Forest. Guests need not have snowshoes or snowshoe experience but must have a sense of wonder and enthusiasm for spending time in the winter environment! Groups will hike and discuss the ecology of the local natural systems while spending time among snowcapped peaks and silent winter forests. Adults and ages 14+. $45/person. Visit ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Challenge yourself to over 14,000 feet of elevation gain on one of Apex's fourteener ascents! Colorado offers the greatest number of fourteener summits in North America, making it the perfect destination for adventurers and enthusiasts alike. Skin or snowshoe to approach your route. A fourteener ascent with Apex is for everyone up for a challenge; no prior experience required. Climb a fourteener to gain experience and push for higher mountains, such ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Don't just wonder what goes on in the natural world as you enjoy the views from the slopes of Beaver Creek, find out! Meet a volunteer Forest Service Ranger at the Environmental Learning Center at the top of Chair 5 who will take you on an educational nature tour of Beaver Creek by ski or snowboard. Ability Levels 3 and up, all ages, FREE. Mondays, 1:30-2:30pm, December 12, 2016 through April 10, 2017. No reservations required! Read More
Avon Log Cabin in Avon, CO

Avon Log Cabin in Avon, CO

Ice skating will be available this winter season at Nottingham Lake with skate rentals, hot cocoa, s'mores, and a welcoming fire pit to help keep you warm. Avon Recreation's ice rinks will are open to the public for ice skating seven days a week during the winter season, weather permitting. Skating is free to anyone who has his/her own skates. Skate rentals are available to children and adults at the Recreation Center. We ask that the public heed all ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Children will explore the natural world and have fun with others while developing their sense of place. Topics vary weekly and help children express their inherent wonder and curiosity as little scientists. Come prepared for indoor and outdoor winter activities such as songs, stories, games, and outdoor play. Please bring water and a small snack for your child. Children 3-5 years with adult. $10/pair & $5/additional child. Generously underwritten by Alan ... Read More
Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

ZIP across the Colorado River in spectacular Glenwood Canyon! Experience the thrill of flying high on 400 foot-long ziplines. Challenge yourself on an exciting High Ropes Adventure Course. Scale the Rock Climbing Walls. A true family fun adventure! Package your activities with a raft trip and save money. Located at No Name Exit 119 off I-70 just 1.5 mi. east of Glenwood Springs between Vail & Aspen. Also check out the 65-foot high Tower Tour, l... Read More
Aces & Eights Casino Shuttle in Vail Valley, CO

Aces & Eights Casino Shuttle in Vail Valley, CO

Aces & Eights Casino Shuttle offers three daily departures for groups of eight or more from anywhere in Eagle County. Plus FREE dining and bonus cash offers at the Golden Mardi Gras Casino. Have less than a full group? You can still get on board at the pickup point in Frisco (30 minutes east of Vail on I-70). With 4-and-a-half hours of exciting casino action, live musical entertainment and free drinks while gaming, you can hit the jackpot on slots, ... Read More
Colorado River Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado River Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado's only full-service rental and rafting facility lets you rent your own raft or kayak to find your own adventure. Enjoy a scenic, relaxing, fun-filled day on the beautiful Colorado River either in a raft or a super-fun inflatable kayak. You and your family can rent your own boats and go on your own adventure OR book a tour and enjoy a GUIDED family-friendly raft or kayak trip. Read More
Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

The Colorado Adventure Center @ Glenwood Canyon Resort in nearby Glenwood Springs offers unforgettable bike tours! Enjoy the spectacular Glenwood Canyon Downhill Bike Tour & peaceful Rio Grande Bike Trail. Stop along the way for a hike up the popular Hanging Lake Trail or just to enjoy the views. Colorado Adventure Center provides top-quality comfort bikes, helmets, bike locks, day bag, and FREE shuttle drop-off...all you have to do is ENJOY! Read More
Beaver Creek Sports in Avon, CO

Beaver Creek Sports in Avon, CO

Looking for family adventure? Beaver Creek Sports offers a variety of bike equipment and gear to suit your entire family. The rental options include freeride, full-suspension, cruisers, junior sizes, Burley trailers and road bikes as well as bike accessories. Helmets are provided with every rental. Read More
Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

The Glenwood Canyon Trail parallels the Colorado River in spectacular Glenwood Canyon for smooth, scenic riding for all fitness levels. Why bike uphill when you can take advantage of the Glenwood Canyon shuttle service? The shuttle to Bair Ranch takes you 14 miles into the amazing Glenwood Canyon. Ride downhill along the Colorado River with ample opportunities for breaks, picnic, and side hikes including the spectacular Hanging Lake Trail. Multiple daily ... Read More
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Timberline Tours, the region's #1 rafting outfitter, teams up with the Fossil Posse to offer a prehistoric journey back through time, to when the Great Dinosaurs roamed the Colorado River Valley. On this unique adventure, you will explore real footsteps, bones, and other dinosaur remnants. Trip includes transportation, rafting, lunch and Fossil Posse Camp. Pickup at 9am and return approximately 3:30pm. Available Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call 970 ... Read More
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Discover a Colorado only a lucky few have seen, on an exciting off-road adventure. Timberline Tours is your guide to the wildlife and wild tales of the historic Eagle River Valley. Experience the grandeur and beauty of the White River National Forest as you travel to over 10,000 feet in elevation with breathtaking views of the Sawatch and Gore mountain ranges and the Eagle River valley. Vail's premier adventure outfitter since 1971. Offering Jeep tours ... Read More
Avon Kayak Park in Avon, CO

Avon Kayak Park in Avon, CO

Whether you're a seasoned paddler or a curious sightseer on the sidelines, Avon's Whitewater Park offers an exhilarating freestyle kayaking experience. Located just blocks south of the town center, directly under Bob the Bridge on Avon Road, Avon's Whitewater Park is 350 feet in length and offers beginning, intermediate, and advanced paddling opportunities. The Park offers a spectator viewing terrace and large flat boulders along the rivers edge for ... Read More
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Experience the hottest new water sport in the nation...Stand Up Paddleboard! Timberline Tours is the forerunner in SUP tours in Vail, with groups going out from May to September and catering to a variety of abilities. Try it for the first time on flat water or hone your skills on moving water and rapids through some of the most beautiful canyons in the west. Timberline Tours supplies the gear, including state-of-the-art equipment and Coast Guard-approved ... Read More
Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado Adventure Center in Vail Valley, CO

For over 40 years, Rock Gardens Rafting has been offering EXCITING Colorado Whitewater Rafting Adventures! From mild to wild, you'll find amazing raft trips for all ages and abilities. Enjoy a family float w/ FUN duckies on the Colorado River. Crave Adrenaline? The thrills are non-stop in Glenwood Canyon's Shoshone Rapids or shoot the rapids on nearby Clear Creek. Full and Half-Day Adventures available. Short on time? The Shoshone short trip is only ... Read More
Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

One of the premier rafting destinations in The West! Vail's location offers easy access to FOUR fantastic rafting areas, the Eagle, the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon, the Upper Colorado, and the Arkansas River. Each section has its own unique experiences. Lakota Guides has been providing whitewater adventures in Colorado for over 30 years. Our mission: memorable adventures with your safety in mind. Recognized as a leader in Colorado's adventure ... Read More
Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

An authentic Western Colorado experience! Being in the saddle is about as American West as you can get. Lakota Guides Colorado horseback tours in the summer are a magical experience. The mountains are alive with wildlife and the sweet smell of wildflowers. You may see elk, deer and bighorn sheep filling their bellies on the abundant grass. Turs are operated on a private historic working ranch. One-hour and two-hour Cattle drives and Custom tours ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Rock climb with Apex in Vail, Colorado this summer! The #1-recommended private climbing and rappelling guides in the area and throughout Colorado. Fun for the whole family and exeptional guide services for those who want to improve their skills. Come see why clients keep returning and call Apex activities "the most fun we've ever had in the Vail Valley!" Read More
Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Cover miles of mountain terrain while enjoying breathtaking views of Colorado's open space. Lakota Guides ATV Adventures start at the private ranch. Then climb through valleys, over ridges and pass through sage flats, cedar forests, oak brush hills, and dark timber. Experienced guide will answer any questions about the area's history, local landmarks, animals and vegetation. The Colorado ATV Adventure is a thrill for beginners and experienced riders ... Read More
Above & Beyond 4x4 Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Above & Beyond 4x4 Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Above and Beyond 4x4 Guides provides the best ATV, RZR Side by Side and Jeep tours in the Vail, Colorado area for families and visitors of all ages. Scenery, excitement, relaxation, and service... Above & Beyond provides it all. It offers the best selection of Polaris Side by Side UTV rentals and Customized Jeeps around. Experienced and knowledgeable guides will take care of you and your loved ones in the backcountry so you can enjooy the best part ... Read More
Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Lakota Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Access Vail's and surrounding area's spectacular backcountry with fun and knowledgeable guides who operate custom off-road vehicles. Lakota Guides offers two separate trips. Jeep Tours take in the beautiful scenery of the White River National Forest, and Unimogs allow you to explore the spectacular 5,500-acre private ranch located in famous Glenwood Canyon. Morning, afternoon, sunset and custom tours available. Natural history, folklore, geology, plant ... Read More
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO

Providing the ultimate in outdoor adventure since 1971. These world-class guides are on the cutting edge of river guiding around the globe. Families love scenic, relaxing float trips on the Colorado River. Or experience Class III whitewater...or the adrenaline-rushing challenge of Class IV or Class V rapids. Also try a guided inflatable kayak tour or a stand-up-paddle tour.  Timberline provides a complete, first-class rafting experience with ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Have you ever wondered how something works or how something was made? In the monthly Science Behind series, we partner with a guest presenter to explore a large variety of interesting topics. The Science Behind series offers opportunities for adults to apply new knowledge and skills to everyday life, while having fun! Classes are free or low cost to attend. Space is limited! Classes are held once a month at Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon and ... Read More
Above & Beyond 4x4 Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Above & Beyond 4x4 Guides in Vail Valley, CO

Above and Beyond 4x4 Guides provides the best Jeep tours in the Vail, Colorado area for families of all ages. Scenery, excitement, relaxation, and service, Above and Beyond provides it all. The experienced and attentive guides will take care of you and your family in the backcountry. Every family friendly tour is sure to be an amazing experience for everyone. Check out the wide variety of tours that are sure to please every group! We also offer ATV/Razor ... Read More
Charter Sports in Avon, CO

Charter Sports in Avon, CO

Let Charter Sports' knowledgeable staff select the right bike for you. Save 30% off a 4-hour, 8-hour or 24-hour bike rental. Join Charter's professional guides for a 2-hour, thrilling-yet-easy coast down 3,000 vertical feet on the Vail Pass paved bike path! Or try the 4-hour full suspension bike rental with lift ticket for downhill, single track mountain biking at both Vail and Beaver Creek Resorts. 5 convenient summer locations to shop or pick up ... Read More
Avon Recreation Center in Avon, CO - (970) 748-4060
Venture Sports in Avon, CO - (970) 949-1318
Venture Sports in Avon, CO - (970) 949-1318
High Gear Cyclery in Avon, CO - (970) 470-4126
Sage Outdoor Adventures in Vail Valley, CO - (970) 476-3700
Sage Outdoor Adventures in Vail Valley, CO - (970) 476-3700
Fly Fishing Outfitters in Avon, CO - (800) 595-8090
High Gear Cyclery in Avon, CO - (970) 470-4126
Venture Sports in Avon, CO - (970) 949-1318
Transition Sports in Avon, CO - (970) 845-7388
Sage Outdoor Adventures in Vail Valley, CO - (970) 476-3700
Sage Outdoor Adventures in Vail Valley, CO - (970) 476-3700
Performance Tours Rafting in Vail Valley, CO - (800) 328-7238

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