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Outdoor classes let you learn new activities to enjoy in the outdoors in Vail or Beaver Creek. Maps, orienteering, outdoor sports and first aid are just some of the classes available.
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Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Rappelling with Apex Mountain School opens the door to adventure. It's an activity for groups and individuals of all ages, abilities, and fitness levels in an easy-to-access location with amazing vistas. Apex's professionally-trained guides will ensure you have a safe once-in-a-lifetime experience. No experience necessary and all equipment is provided. Call today to learn more about rappelling and other family-friendly activities. Read More
Colorado River Center in Vail Valley, CO

Colorado River Center in Vail Valley, CO

The Colorado River Center at Rancho Del Rio offers a full day of FUN for the whole family. It provides an abundance of family river activities near Vail and Beaver Creek Resorts. Options include:Rafting or Ducky rentals. Half- or full-day rentals available.Have lunch on the shaded patio area and enjoy kids' playground plus splashing in the riverPhoto Ops GALORE!!!Swim in the river. PFDs (personal flotation devices) available.Tube (bring your ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Avon, CO

Apex Mountain School in Avon, CO

Come learn Wilderness Survival skills with Apex Mountain School, Vail's #1-recommended private wilderness instruction, famed for unmatched client care. Kids, families, singles, couples, and all ability and fitness levels are 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, ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Avon, CO

Apex Mountain School in Avon, CO

Vail's #1-recommended ice climbing tours and instruction. Unmatched client care. Apex welcomes all ability & fitness levels, kids, families, singles, couples. All activity-specific equipment provided. Great winter vacation activity (off the ski slopes) for new or experienced climbers. East Vail is a world-revered ice climbing destination and among the most accessible locations in Colorado. Featuring routes up to 110 feet from beginner to advanced, ... 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
Vail Nature Center in Vail Village, CO

Vail Nature Center in Vail Village, CO

From endless constellations, cascading shooting stars and full moons almost as bright as the sun, these are the realities in the mountains of Vail that should be experienced by all. Learn the constellation myths from different cultures and how to locate them in the sky. All ages, $10 per person. Bring attire appropriate for mountain evening weather. 2018 Summer Schedule: Fridays | 8:45 pm-10:00 pm (6/15/18-8/31/18)Pre-registration is requried. Please ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Wind down next to a warm campfire as you and your family learn about the Rocky Mountains from a local Naturalist. Specific topics change weekly. All ages, $10 per person.2018 Summer Schedule: Thursdays & Saturdays | 7:00 pm-8:30 pm (6/14/18-9/1/18)Pre-registration is requried, please register online. Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

This unique fly fishing program is comprised of education about stream ecology and entomology (study of insects), as well as the basic skills of fly fishing. Most importantly, it's about having fun on the water! No previous experience is required. Fishing equipment is provided. Ages 8-13, $45/person. Please pack appropriate outdoor clothing, a water bottle, and lunch or snack for each child. This program runs rain or shine with the exception of lightning. ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Explore the meadows, forests, and riparian areas of Buck Creek in search of our many bird residents. Learn about birding, bird identification, and habitats important to our avian friends. Some binoculars are available or bring your own. All ages, $5/person. No pre-registration required, just show up!2018 Summer Schedule: Mondays & Wednesdays | 9:00 am-10:00 am | (6/11/18-8/8/18) Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Beavers are one of the animals that define the Rocky Mountains and Vail is lucky to have a healthy beaver population right in town. The evening begins at the Vail Nature Center with educational activities, followed by a drive to a beaver pond where there is an active lodge. Bring warm clothes and a flashlight. All ages, $10 per person. 2018 Summer Schedule: Mondays & Wednesdays | 7:00 pm-8:45 pm (6/13/18-9/3/18)Pre-registration is required, register ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Discover and learn about a breathtaking variety of local birds on a morning walk through the meadows and woods along Gore Creek. All ages, $5/person or $3 for VRD taxpayers. No pre-registration required, just show up!2018 Schedule: Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:00 am-10:00 am | (6/12/18-8/9/18) Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Join Vail Nature Center staff on a leisurely one-hour walk through the woods and meadows to learn about the flowers that carpet the mountains, the conditions they need to thrive, and how they change throughout the season. All ages, $5 or $3 for VRD taxpayers. No pre-registration required, just show up!2018 Schedule: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays | 11:30 am-12:30 pm | (6/11/18-8/10/18) Read More
Nova Guides & Lodge at Camp Hale in Camp Hale, CO

Nova Guides & Lodge at Camp Hale in Camp Hale, CO

NEW! Nova Guides is offering archery instruction and target practice this summer. This inclusive activity includes two hours of instruction using a compound bow and arrows. All the necessary gear is provided. You will learn to set the bow, aim, and shoot. Safety will be a major focus of this activity. Instructors provide four archery stations complete with traditional bulls-eye targets and a variety of animal targets.Learn a new sport at a historic ... Read More
Ski & Snowoard School in Lionshead, CO

Ski & Snowoard School in Lionshead, CO

Kids can explore the mountain and fine tune their skills in a small group setting with a friendly professional instructor.  Read More
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