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Interactive Learning in Vail Valley, CO

Kids activities that are active AND educational near Vail and Beaver Creek, stimulating eager brains and keeping little bodies busy.
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO
Timberline Tours in Vail Valley, CO
This unique adventure, offers two thrilling vacation activities for kids near Vail: rafting and dinosaurs! Timberline Tours, the #1 rafting outfitter for the Vail and Beaver Creek area, teams up with the Fossil Posse. This Vail day trip offers a prehistoric journey back through time to when the great dinosaurs roamed the Colorado River Valley. Participants discover real dinosaur footprints and dig for bones and o... Read More
Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO
Portofino Jewelry in Avon, CO
Making jewelry is a great family activity for everyone at any age! Trained staff will help you and provide all the supplies you need. They make it especially easy for kids. Kids can choose from lots of beads & charms that are cost-appropriate and make wearable art. A handmade keepsake helps them create memories of your Beaver Creek vacation!Portofino Jewelry offers a unique expe... Read More
Fossil Posse Prehistoric Journeys in Edwards, CO
Fossil Posse Prehistoric Journeys in Edwards, CO
BE A FOSSIL POSSE DINOSAUR EXPLORER with Fossil Posse Prehistoric Journeys! A must-do adventure for any fledgling dinosaur enthusiast!Trip duration is roughly 3 hours. Kids ages 6-12 years-old learn about ancient Colorado with an entertaining dinosaur talk. Then head off to a realm of dinosaur discovery with real fossils, teeth, bones, footprints, life-sized dinosaurs, and more. Kids get to hold and examine artifacts as they explore dinos... 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. Choose from 4-, 6-, 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 photos and videos of your one-of-a-kind adventure. For 26 years, Alpenglow Adventures Train Tours has been the #1 cho... Read More
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, CO
Voted one of USA Today's "Top 10 Family Cave Tours," Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves are open year-round! Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is western Colorado's #1 must-see atttraction!The amazing Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves are a constant 52 degrees all winter! A million years in the making.Two kid-friendly, walking cave tours available: Historic Fairy Caves To... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO
Meet the amazing natural characters of Vail Mountain that become more perceptible after the skiers leave. Travel by snowshoe as you learn about the habits of nocturnal animals in the serene evening forest. Please come prepared to spend an hour outside in the winter environment with snow pants, hats, gloves and sturdy boots. Snowshoes are provided. Participants sign up at and depart from the Nature Discovery Center. Ages 10+ FREE. Tuesday - Saturday | 5:... 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 take in the majestic 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. Participants sign up at and depart from the Nature Discovery Center. Ages 10+ FREE. Daily | 2:00 pm-3:00 pm  Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO
Learn about our local wildlife, watershed, and environment through interactive exhibits or ask a Naturalist all your burning nature questions. Hands-on, rotating demonstrations and beautiful outdoor trails will entertain any age, any interest, any time of year! Visit the free exhibit hall at Walking Mountains Science Center to explore your curious nature. Appropriate for all ages. Donations accepted. Open Mon-Sat, 9am... Read More
Colorado Snowsports Museum & Hall of Fame in Vail Village, CO
Colorado Snowsports Museum & Hall of Fame in Vail Village, CO
The rich and often colorful history of Vail Village comes alive this winter as the Ski Museum resumes its popular walking tour of Vail Village on Tuesday mornings. Beginning at the Museum, the one-hour tours get underway at 11 am and are priced at $5 per person. Guests are encouraged to contact the Museum in advance at (970) 476-1876 to secure a spot on the tour. Read More
Vail Valley Escaperoom in Avon, CO
Vail Valley Escaperoom in Avon, CO
Immerse yourself in the mental challenge and adventure of an escape room on your Vail vacation. Use your wits to discover hidden objects, solve puzzles, answer riddles, find clues and ultimately solve the mystery. One hour is all you have, so be swift and sharp!It's a "night out" better than any bar or movie! Bring friends, family or coworkers, and let the adventures begin.Locally-themed escpae room challenges: Save the Mountain,... Read More
Imagination Station in Lionshead, CO
Imagination Station in Lionshead, CO
A thoughtful, indoor play space for all ages! The Imagination Station features a water table to inspire experimental play, a Play Wall to integrate physical and cognitive learning, a light table and builder boards that encourage problem solving and a hyperbolic funnel that models planetary motion. Make your Vail vacation fun for the littlest members of your family with interactive activities at Vail's little children's museum. Check out t... Read More
Leadville Railroad in Leadville, CO
Leadville Railroad in Leadville, CO
Need a vacation activity for the whole family and the dog? Enjoy a train ride while visiting Vail, Beaver Creek or Summit County resorts! It's as educational as it is fun!Catch one of the daily trains departing the Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad depot. Kids can even join the engineer in the cab to see what a real locomotive looks like - and talk with the conductor while watching the Arkansas Riv... Read More
Youth Camps in East Vail, CO
Youth Camps in East Vail, CO
Vail Recreation District offers a number of day camps and sports camps for kids ages 2.5 to 18. Day camps are offered Monday through Friday throughout the summer and focus on fun, learning and adventure.Week-long sports camps are offered in a range of activities, including tennis, golf, basketball, baseball, volleyball, soccer, gymnastics, lacrosse, flag football, hockey and skateboarding. Read More
ThinkVail in Vail Valley, CO
ThinkVail in Vail Valley, CO
Check out the comprehensive ThinkVail.com  website about gear, adventures, activities and events in Vail, Colorado. Read More
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