Vail Valley

4 Eagle Ranch
4098 CO-131, Wolcott, CO

Our special location is built upon a rich western heritage born on the high plains and mountain peaks of the state’s historic past. It is here on the valley floor of the Eagle River basin that we invite you to relax and breathe in the natural resources that will help create memories for a lifetime. We have set our expectations high to ensure you’re able to enjoy all that 4 Eagle Ranch has to offer.

4 Eagle Ranch Dinner Sleigh Rides
4098 Highway 131
Wolcott, CO

Crisp mountain air, starlit skies and a horse-drawn sleigh all await you at 4 Eagle Ranch.  We’ll either pick you up at your hotel or you can drive yourself to come experience Colorado the way it used to be.  When you first arrive, enjoy a warm drink and a bowl of our award-winning chili in the Nelson Cabin (circa 1890) before snuggling under cozy blankets for an unforgettable sleigh ride beneath wide open, star-lit skies.  When you return, a sumptuous buffet will be waiting for you with some of the finest cooking this side of the Continental Divide.  You can go on as many sleigh rides as you like, and throughout the evening you’ll be entertained by a solo guitarist. If you aren’t already full from dinner, a campfire will entice you to make a s’more or two before it’s time to leave.

Alderhof Ice Rink
675 Lionshead Place

Glide around the outdoor Alderhof Ice Rink, located in the heart of Vail Square. The rink is open daily throughout the winter. Ice skates are available for rent.

Alpenrose Restaurant & Bakery
100 E Meadow Dr # 25, Vail, CO

Alpenrose Restaurant & Bakery has been open since 1974. They offer authentic German & Austrian cuisine in their rustic dining room, or on their beautiful patio. They have an extensive list of beer & wine, and exceptional Belgian style pastries. Located just a short in-town shuttle ride away from the Antlers, it's very easy to get to, and our concierge will happy to help you with reservations & directions.

Alpine Arts
280 Main Street C-101

Alpine Arts summer camps include a dynamic lineup of themed art sessions from May through August. These kids' camps give children ages three to six and seven to 12 a chance to explore all art mediums including painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture and crafts, all based on the weekly theme. Now also offerinf camps for Tweens and Teens over the summer.

In addition to our regular schedule of classes, events, and drop-in activities, Alpine Arts Center works with schools, organizations, families, and businesses in the Vail Valley to provide specialized programs that fit their specific needs.  If you have a particular program in mind that you would like to see launched at Alpine Arts Center, please contact us and we will work together to take the idea from a thought to fruition.  Here are some examples of the programs we offer throughout the valley.
Antlers at Vail
680 Lionshead Pl

The Antlers at Vail hotel offers a unique Vail lodging experience in an incomparable setting on beautiful Gore Creek, in Lionshead facing Vail Ski Resort. Just 150 yards from Vail’s Lionshead Gondola and footsteps from the free in-town shuttle, this Vail hotel is conveniently located to Vail Colorado’s shopping, restaurants and nightlife. Ranging from studio suites to four bedroom vacation homes, all spacious condo rentals include a full kitchen, private balcony, daily housekeeping, complimentary WiFi, heated underground parking and much more. Enjoy a crackling fire in your living room fireplace, admire the view from your private balcony or relax in the picturesque pool or hot tubs located on the banks of the Gore Creek. On-site ski rentals and complimentary ski valet during the winter will top off your Vail ski vacation experience at this Vail hotel.
Avon Rec Center Pool
1 Lake Street
Avon, Co

Open year-round, the Avon Rec Center has an indoor pool where you can swim laps in the five-lane lap pool, or simply relax and daydream while floating along the lazy river, or fly down a large water slide.
(970) 748-4060
Avon Rec Summer Camp
1 Lake Street

Avon Recreation Department will be hosting a thrilling, fun-filled Day Camp for children ages five to eleven.  As is tradition, Avon Rec Camps offer fantastic field trips on Tuesday and Thursday each week!
970 – 748 – 4060
Back Bowl
0050 Chambers Ave, Eagle, CO

Established in 2004, the award-winning Back Bowl Family Entertainment Center,  located in Eagle, Colorado, is a complete entertainment facility, offering twenty state-of-the-art, computerized bowling lanes, a full service restaurant and lounge and the area’s largest game arcade…perfect for kids of all ages!

The Back Bowl provides something for everyone, from a day of family fun on the lanes to a relaxed dining experience in the Bowlmor Café & Sports Lounge.

The Bowlmor serves up incredible fine casual cuisine.  With high-definition LCD screens at every lane and in the cafe and sports lounge, it’s also the place to be for all of your favorite sporting events.
Bearcat Stables
2701 Squaw Creek Rd, Edwards, CO

Bearcat Stables has been providing horseback rides and family fun since 1998, and is a staple in the Vail Valley, recognized as one of the top stables in the area. Featured in several magazines such as Vail/Beaver Creek, Food and Wine, Trail Rider, and American Way by American Airlines, we strive for 100% satisfaction in every aspect of our business. Located on the historic Bearden Homestead, originally settled in the early 1900's, you and your family may rediscover a piece of American history while enjoying the beauty of the Cordillera Valley from the back of a horse. From one hour to our four day trip to Aspen, we have something for everyone.

Bearcat’s Cabin Dinner Sleigh Rides
2701 Squaw Creek Road
Edwards, CO

Nestled in the Squaw Creek Valley in Cordillera, 15 minutes west of Beaver Creek, Colorado, Bearcat's Cabin is the original cabin the Bearden family homesteaded during the early 20th century. Thanks to the efforts of the Cordillera Preservation Foundation and Bearcat Stables, the Cabin has been completely restored, and now acts as one of Vail's most historic restaurant settings.

You and your family are invited to tour these historic grounds via Horse and Sleigh while sipping on your favorite beverage. Our knowledgeable team drivers will give you the history of the land and make your journey unforgettable. Bring your camera because you will want to take pictures of these majestic 2000 pound animals.

After your ride, step into a piece of Colorado history as you dine in this historic setting.

Beaver Creek Kids Day Camp

The Beaver Creek Kids' Day Camp is a licensed day camp for children ages 5 to 13. Open Monday-Friday (Closed July 4th), from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., the magic will begin for your children with age-appropriate activities like horseback riding and arts & crafts. It will be a summer they won't forget!

Located in the Beaver Creek Children's Ski School (upper level).


(970) 754-5464
Beaver Creek Stables

If you're looking for that perfect outdoor adventure on your Vail or Beaver Creek summer vacation, look no further. Beaver Creek Stables operates the best horseback riding stables in the Vail Valley to provide you with one of the most exhilarating outdoor activities on your Colorado vacation. With stables on the Beaver Creek Mountain, Beaver Creek Stables will ensure that your horseback riding experience will be second to none.

Choose from one or two hour rides, a three hour picnic ride, rides to Beaver Lake and Beano's Cabin for dinner. To experience a luxurious, most picturesque Colorado horseback riding experience, try the sunset ride to Beano's Cabin on Beaver Creek Mountain. Children age 7 and older are welcome to hit the horseback trails and younger buckaroos can test their horseback riding skills on our ponies. Horseback riding lessons are also available.
(970) 845-7770
Blue Moose Pizza
675 Lionshead Pl #170

675 Lionshead Pl #170, Vail, CO 81657  |  970-476-8666

Blue Moose Pizza is a lively Italian eatery located in the heart of Lionshead Village in Vail that offers the perfect locale for a fun and casual dining experience for groups of all kinds and sizes.  Kid friendly, from the menu selection down to the paper tablecloths, this eatery is perfect for a creative coloring session. The Blue Moose has established itself as a family favorite among its guests.

141 E. Meadow Drive Suite 113, Vail, CO 81657

Bol is not your average bowling alley. Located in the Solaris complex, Bol offers ten modern lanes as well as a fine dining experience to round out a full night of family fun. Be sure to check ahead for special events, including parties and DJ nights!

Bully Ranch
20 Vail Road
Vail, CO

Bully Ranch is located in Vail Village in the Sonnenalp Hotel, and specializes in serving Southwestern Style Cuisine in a Mountain Casual Atmosphere. The culinary delights here make Bully Ranch an ideal place to round-up friends for lunch or dinner. Chicken wings, artichoke dip and Famous Bully Burgers are family favorites. Fish and Chips, Cobb Salad, and a New York Strip Steak top off the dinner menu. Reservations are not necessary to dine in at this fun, and delicious restaurant.

Bully Ranch
20 Vail Road
Vail, CO

Bully Ranch is located in Vail Village in the Sonnenalp Hotel, and specializes in serving Southwestern Style Cuisine in a Mountain Casual Atmosphere. The culinary delights here make Bully Ranch an ideal place to round-up friends for lunch or dinner. Chicken wings, artichoke dip and Famous Bully Burgers are family favorites. Fish and Chips, Cobb Salad, and a New York Strip Steak top off the dinner menu. Reservations are not necessary to dine in at this fun, and delicious restaurant.

Camelot Balloons Inc.
4 MacDonald St, Eagle, CO

Welcome - to the magical realm of Camelot Balloons. We specialize in year-round hot air balloon tours above the beautiful Eagle River Valley - home of the world famous Colorado resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek and Bachelor Gulch. Our hot air balloon flights are surrounded by brilliant blue skies and breath catching Rocky Mountain Vistas.
It's what vacation legends and enchanting memories are made of....

Camp Cordillera

Camp Cordillera, also known as Cordy's Camp is a summer day camp from June 1, to August 19, Monday - Friday, for children ages 5 to 12. The Cordillera Trailhead family Facility turns into the 'Children's Clubhouse', complete with an outdoor pool, water slide, playground, and teepees in the woods.  The staff at Cordy's Camp focuses on offering each child the opportunity to experience Colorado and the great outdoors at their peak.  Children are able to choose what activities they will participate in each day, whether it's sports and games on the lawn or arts and crafts in the Great Room of the Trailhead.  Special instruction in tennis, golf and swimming is offered at an additional cost each week.

Camp Invention

Camp Invention is the only nationally recognized, non-profit elementary enrichment program backed by the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Over the past 40 years, and in partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Camp Invention programs have encouraged nearly two million children, teachers, parents, college students and independent inventors to explore science, technology and their own innate creativity, inventiveness and entrepreneurial spirit.

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