Vail Valley, CO

Skateboarding in Vail Valley, CO

Skateboarding instruction and skateparks are available to kids in Vail and Beaver Creek.
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Vail Skate Park in Lionshead, CO

Vail Skate Park in Lionshead, CO

As soon as the snow melts, the Vail Skatepark takes its place on the top level of the Lionshead parking structure. It is open every day, dawn to dusk. Youth, ages seven to 14 years, can join skateboard clinics from 10 a.m. to noon every Tuesday. Private lessons are also available. Helmets are required. Knee pads and wrist guards are recommended. Read More

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Care4Kids Babysitting in Vail Valley, CO

Care4Kids Babysitting in Vail Valley, CO

Family-owned and operated since 2002! As parents, the owners of Care4Kids understand the need for a sitter who will adapt to your parenting style. As business owners, Care4Kids knows its sitters personally and chooses the best fit for your family. Sitters are all nationally background-checked, finger-printed and CPR-certified. They travels to your location and look after your kids - ages newborn and up - day or night. They are thoroughly screened to ... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

The Alpine Coaster at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park has been chosen one of the "10 Best Roller Coaster Rides of Your Life" by USA Today. You're in total control as you soar 3400' feet down the mountainside: go as fast...or slowly...as you like. Ride the Soaring Eagle Zip Ride 600' down the hill. Part of the Winter on the Mountain experience, with attractions for all ages including laser tag, 4D Motion Theater and tours of Glenwood Caverns and Historic ... Read More
Vail Rec District in Lionshead, CO

Vail Rec District in Lionshead, 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
Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO

Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO

Portofino Jewelry is a fun place to create sparkly & unique jewelry. It's a great family activity for everyone at any age. Our trained staff will help you. Call to make arrangements to come in. We make it easy for kids. Kids can choose from lots of beads & charms that are cost-appropriate. A handmade keepsake helps create memories of your time in the mountains. Kids can make wearable art. FUN FOR ALL! Portofino Jewelry in Chapel Square (Avon) near ... Read More
Back Bowl in Eagle, CO

Back Bowl in Eagle, CO

The award-winning Back Bowl Family Entertainment Center in Eagle is one of a kind, with something for everyone! Kids will love bowling on twenty state-of-the-art lanes, complete with gutter-guards, special lighting effects and luxury seating. Shoes and balls available for all ages and sizes. It's a perfect spot to host a unique birthday party or any special event. Kids will also enjoy the largest video and game arcade in Eagle County. Non-smoking. Open ... Read More
4 Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO

4 Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO

4 Eagle Ranch offers fun for the whole family! Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride DINNER on M, W, Th, F, Sa, 6-8:30pm. Includes: sleigh rides, dinner, live music, campfire w/s'mores. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day Sleigh Ride Chili Tuesday LUNCH: horse-drawn sleigh ride, chili & Mac n Cheese, 12-1:30pm (call for reservations). First Thursday Western Dance: throw on your boots and join us the FIRST THURSDAY of EVERY MONTH. $15 cover includes: ... Read More
Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center is the perfect place for teens to get creative in a fun, energizing atmosphere. Drop-in for classes such as Ceramics, Painting, Jewelry, and a new Specialty Series. Or register for events such as Teen Mural Painting Party, Clay Camps, and Art & Movie nights. Teens can also drop in anytime for paint-your-own pottery or to use the ceramics studio and art easels. See website for details and easy online registration. 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
Travel Vail Baby in Vail Valley, CO

Travel Vail Baby in Vail Valley, CO

Travel Vail Baby provides quality baby & toddler equipment rental including - but not limited to - cribs, strollers, high chairs, car seats, hiking backpacks, pack-n-plays, swings, toys, humidifiers, and more. Rental items can be delivered anywhere in Vail, Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch, Arrowhead, Avon, Edwards, and Cordillera. Avoid the hectic security checkpoints and costly baggage fees and just bring the baby. Everything else your little traveler ... Read More
Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

From Mommy and Me Get Messy to Beginning Pottery, Digital Photography, and Cocktails & Canvas, there is something for everyone, both the artistic and not-so-artistic. Take advantage of the beautiful scenery to get inspired and creative, and drop in for art activities, register for session classes, or form your own art club. In addition to art classes, Alpine Arts Center also offers camps for ages 3-6, 7-12, and 13+, as well as art excursions for ... 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
Imagination Station in Lionshead, CO

Imagination Station in Lionshead, CO

A thoughtful, indoor play space for ages two to 12, the Imagination Station features a Thoughts Flow to inspire experimental play, a Play Wall to integrate physical and cognitive learning, a light table and builder boards that inspire problem solving, a hyperbolic funnel that models planetary motion, and a vet clinic where children can play doctor to the animals. Open year-round, located on the second level of the Lionshead Welcome Center. The perfect ... 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
Vail Gymnastic Center in Lionshead, CO

Vail Gymnastic Center in Lionshead, CO

Vail's 9,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art gymnastics center offers programs for all ages from walking toddlers to adults. Walk-in guests are welcome to join classes, and visiting competitive gymnasts can join the team for practices while in the area. Open gym times occur weekly for toddlers, kids and adults. This facility is also available for rental for events including birthday parties. Please call ahead. Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

The Soaring Eagle Zip Ride is an exciting zipline experience at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park. Uniquely designed, this zip ride loads at the bottom then carries you 600 feet up Iron Mountain before releasing you downhill for the thrilling trip back to the bottom. Enjoy sweeping vistas of the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork Valley below and Mt. Sopris in the distance. Get unlimited turns on this and the other thrill rides and family attractions,along ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Naturalists will help you explore an assortment of Rocky Mountain nature exhibits atop Vail Mountain. Come inside to find out what wildlife you might encounter on the slopes of Vail Mountain, watch a short "Skicology" lesson, or learn about snow science! The mountaintop nature center is open during the winter ski season and is accessible via the Eagle Bahn Gondola in Lionshead. All ages, Tuesday-Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday-Monday 11am-4pm. Visit the ... Read More
Iron Mountain Hot Springs in Glenwood Springs, CO

Iron Mountain Hot Springs in Glenwood Springs, CO

Nestled along the Colorado River in Glenwood Springs, Iron Mountain Hot Springs features 16 small, naturally shaped pools filled with iron-rich thermal, mineral waters that range from 99 to 108°F. A larger, freshwater family pool has an elevated whirlpool where parents can relax and watch the kids play.  The bathhouse has beautifully appointed locker rooms and showers, along with a retail shop offering swimwear, pool accessories, gifts, clothing and ... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Located on top of Iron Mountain in Glenwood Springs, Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves is a constant 52 degrees! Check out both the King's Row Tour and the Historic Fairy Caves Tour. Travel deep inside the mountain and experience the most highly decorated cave room in Colorado. Both tours last 40 minutes and are appropriate for kids. No reservations needed for walking tours. The Wild Tour is a 2-hour, on-your-belly tour of rarely visited areas of ... Read More
Back Bowl in Eagle, CO

Back Bowl in Eagle, CO

The Back Bowl Family Entertainment Center in Eagle offers 20 state-of-the-art, computerized bowling lanes, and a full-service restaurant. Great for family entertainment, a relaxed dining experience or a unique private party. Kids' gutter guards on every lane. Neon Nights transforms the Back Bowl into one of the hottest spots for late-night excitement. Live entertainment as well as Live Comedy in the Bowlmor Cafe. The sports bar has 12 large, LCD screens ... Read More
Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center has a special art room just for kids to explore their creativity, with tons of exciting materials at their fingertips. Alpine Arts Center also has activities for the whole family including paint-your-own pottery, ceramics, painting, crafts, birthday parties, monthly pajama parties, cupcakes & canvas events, and more! You may also register your child/teen for themed vacation art camps for ages 3-6, 7-12, and 13+.  Read More
Marko's Pizza in Edwards, CO

Marko's Pizza in Edwards, CO

Enjoy your favorite Italian plates or pizzas at this popular locals' hangout. If the kids can't sit still for a family meal, turn them loose in the the arcade game room! It will keep them entertained and your relaxed for a great evening out. Also a great place for birthday parties!  Read More
Vail Public Library in Lionshead, CO

Vail Public Library in Lionshead, CO

Baby Story Time When: Every Tuesday Time: 10am Where: in the Library's Children's Room For ages 0-18 mos. Baby story time is filled with songs, movement exercises, rhythm and rhyme. This is a very interactive and age appropriate hour of activity. From their unique perspective, perched on the lap of a beloved adult, these very young minds absorb what is going on around them and may already be learning an appreciation for books and reading. Toddler Story ... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Make a day of it at Iron Mountain Hot Springs and Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs. Relax, restore and rejuvenate in Colorado's newest hot springs, featuring 16 thermal mineral pools and a larger freshwater family pool along the Colorado River. Then, take the scenic tram to experience "Winter on the Mountain," with thrill rides, family attractions and amazing cave tours. Be dazzled by thousands of lights, holiday displays, firepits and ... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

For a full day of winter fun and adventure, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park offers a unique, family-oriented alternative to skiing on a winter day! Located just 55 minutes from Vail, through magnificent Glenwood Canyon, Glenwood Caverns is home to the Historic Fairy Caves, recognized as one of the country's 'Top 10 Places to Go Underground', our caves are a comfortable 52 degrees all year long. But that's just one of the many adventures your family will ... Read More
Colorado Adventure Center in Glenwood Springs, CO

Colorado Adventure Center in Glenwood Springs, 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
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
Fossil Posse Prehistoric Journeys in Edwards, CO

Fossil Posse Prehistoric Journeys in Edwards, CO

A must-do adventure for any fledgling dinosaur enthusiast! Duration is roughly 3 hours. Kids ages 6-12 years-old learn about ancient Colorado with an entertaining dinosaur talk, then off to a realm of discovery and dinosaurs with real fossils, teeth, bones, and more. Kids can hold and examine real exhibits while exploring the dinosaur world, a "dino excavation site," and other dinosaur-based activities! Offered June - November.  Read More
4 Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO

4 Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO

Entertaining families in the Vail Valley for over 20 years in a private Ranch setting. 20 minutes from Beaver Creek and 25 minutes from Vail, 4 Eagle Ranch was homesteaded in the 1880s and still has original cabins, gorgeous open pastures and beautiful snowcapped mountain views, offering a genuine Colorado experience to visitors. Open to the public for the popular Western Family Night, Free Rodeo, horseback riding, zip-line adventures, wine tasting room, ... Read More
Bearcat Stables in Cordillera, CO

Bearcat Stables in Cordillera, CO

Enjoy the company of a knowledgable guide who will share with you the history of the land through which you ride. Catch glimpses of deer and elk in aspen groves and wildflower-covered meadows. The trail will be navigated by a beautiful, well-loved horse selected to fit your riding ability. Backcountry advanced rides through the White River National Forest and Holy Cross Wilderness are also available. A true Rocky Mountain experience that is fun for the ... Read More
Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon, CO

Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon, CO

A 48-acre playground located along beautiful Nottingham Lake and featuring basketball courts, beach volleyball, tennis courts, soccer fields, softball diamond, and park features for children, picnic tables, barbeque grills, and recreation paths for walking, bicycling or in-line skating. Paddleboat rentals, fishing poles and bait are also available at Avon's Log Cabin. An overall fantastic place to spend a summer afternoon. Read More
Top of the Rockies Zip Line in South of Copper Mountain, CO

Top of the Rockies Zip Line in South of Copper Mountain, CO

Explore this 2,500-acre PRIVATE preserve high on the Continental Divide. Ride the 6-ton Monster Truck up to the first Zip platform at 11,500 feet. Experience over 8,000 feet of zip lines on 6 different zip sections, 4 with twin lines. All zips have double cables for safety. "Self Braking" is not required. See 14,000-foot mountains and old mining claims from the 6 spacious landings of the 100-ft SKY TOWER. Watch for the resident elk herd and other ... Read More
The Sitter Agency in Vail Valley, CO

The Sitter Agency in Vail Valley, CO

Providing safe, reliable and fun babysitters at your location. The Sitter Agency will find the perfect sitter from its skilled childcare network to meet your family's needs. All sitters are CPR-certified, background-checked, reference-checked, 21 years or older, and experienced childcare providers with a passion for children. The SItter Agency is fully licensed and insured. Enjoy a day on the slopes or an evening out knowing your children are having ... Read More
Zip Adventures in Wolcott, CO

Zip Adventures in Wolcott, CO

Colorado's number 1 zip line tour. Enjoy the pristine mountains, beautiful forests and impressive rivers while zipping 30 miles per hour over a rugged canyon. Zip Adventures provides a uniquely scenic opportunity for sightseeing with photo ops of awe-inspiring cliffs and views of the surrounding mountains. Soar like an eagle 100 to 200 feet above the floor of Alkali Canyon on one of 6 zip lines ranging from 150 to 1000 feet in length. Marvel as the ... Read More
Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures in Leadville, CO

Winterhawk Dogsled Adventures in Leadville, CO

Enjoy a hands-on, educational experience featuring a kennel tour, a ride with a team of working sled dogs, and once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity with some adorable new furry friends. You'll meet some of the friendliest and most loveable Alaskan huskies around. Feel the power, excitement, and energy of our sled dogs as they are harnessed. Then enjoy the exhilarating ride and breathtaking views. The tours are in Leadville, a historical mining town ... Read More
Leadville CO. & Southern Railroad in Leadville, CO

Leadville CO. & Southern Railroad in Leadville, CO

Need something for the whole family and the dog? Catch one of the daily trains departing the Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad depot. Along the way, take some fantastic pictures of Rocky Mountain vistas, woods and streams. You can even join the engineer in the cab to see what a real locomotive looks like - and talk with the conductor while watching the flowing Arkansas River 1,000 feet below. Children and adults will be able to experience ... Read More
Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Perfect for younger kids who are not sure if they are ready for a full day of full-size horses. The basic skills needed for horse camp are taught in pony camp. Yes, they still get to ride the pony a lot! First, the kids learn to lead, groom and saddle their ponies then learn some foundational skills and then ride, ride, ride. If campers get feeling a little tuckered out, they can stop for a snack at any time, get a drink, visit the restroom, or play in ... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Let your kids climb the walls! Kids climb to new heights on the Climbing Wall, a 32' climbing wall. Located at the top of Iron Mountain at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colo., the climbing wall features five different routes of varying difficulty and a textured surface with fossils for the look and feel of real rock. Just one of the amazing attractions and thrill rides you'll find in the Park, including the Alpine Coaster, the Giant ... Read More
Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Alpine Arts Center in Edwards, CO

Register your child/teen for themed art camps at Alpine Arts Center for ages 3-6, 7-12, and tweens/teens. Camps are offered Monday through Friday throughout the summer with morning and afternoon sessions, and the option to sign up for the week session or for a single day. Younger children can choose from camp themes such as Lovable Pets and art FUNdamentals, which all explore the theme through a variety of artistic media ranging from painting and ... Read More
Triple G Outfitters in Wolcott, CO

Triple G Outfitters in Wolcott, CO

For the little wrangler in your group Triple G offers pony rides daily at 11am. Led by one of the guides and accompanied by a parent, these pony rides give the kids a chance to feel what its like to be on a full-sized horse. Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO

For the truly adventurous, the the Giant Swing at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, launches you 1,300 feet above the Colorado River out over Glenwood Canyon! Both the ride and the views of the Canyon and the river below are breathtaking as you soar through the air. The Giant Canyon Swing can accommodate up to four riders at a time, so you can share the adrenaline rush with friends. The Giant Canyon Swing is open in the ... Read More
Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Perfect for first-timers or beginner, and intermediate riders. It's a day of grooming, leading, saddling, riding a little bareback, learning skills around obstacles, and then hitting the trail for long, fun rides. Camp counselors will select a horse perfect for your child's riding ability. They may trot, or even canter, if they're  ready. Eight kids per day. Read More
Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Vail Stables in Vail Village, CO

Family fun activities for the whole family, come and spend a day at the ranch: Full or half-day horse and pony camps available for kids 3-12 yrs. Online Registration Required. Flexible schedule, ideal for vacationers, allows for single, or multiple day camps, consecutive or not. Pony Rides $20/20 minutes per pony. 1st come, 1st serve, 2 ponies available. Petting Zoo with bunnies, kittens, goats, and chickens, $5/child. Open 7 days a week. No reservations ... Read More
A.J. Brink Outfitters in Gypsum, CO

A.J. Brink Outfitters in Gypsum, CO

Perfect for your whole family, offering a variety of horseback rides, including half- and full-day rides complete with an authentic high country western picnic or dining in the restaurant. The western restaurant, overlooking Sweetwater Lake, serves home-style meals. Enjoy the beautiful deck and lots of hummingbirds! Also offering high-country fishing trips, multi-day wilderness pack trips, photography excursions, steak frys, cowboy lunches, cabins, boats, ... Read More
Minturn Anglers in Minturn, CO

Minturn Anglers in Minturn, CO

Minturn Anglers is proud to be Vail and Beaver Creek's most 'kid friendly' fly fishing shop! Children attending this camp will enjoy a day full of fly fishing, wildlife viewings and exploring the mountains. The camp is held from 10am to 3pm seven days a week and includes a fly rod, reel, fly box and instructional video as a gift for your child ($100 value). A snack is provided, but for an additional fee lunch can be substituted. Treat your children to a ... Read More
Vail Rec District in Lionshead, CO

Vail Rec District in Lionshead, CO

The VRD's youth summer camps feature hands-on learning about the natural environment, adventure-packed days including rafting and caving, arts and crafts, plus golf, gymnastics, ice skating, and more. All camps fill on a first-come, first-served basis. Early registration is encouraged. Read More
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