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2 Dec 2022
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Vail & BC Activities

Vail and Beaver Creek are known for their abundant snowfalls and world-class skiing and riding, but there's so much more to do - let us fill you in on our top 5 picks for winter fun.

Top 5 Winter Activities in Vail & Beaver Creek

1. Skiing and Snowboarding

This one is a no-brainer. Legendary powder and miles of groomed terrain - Both Vail and Beaver Creek have skiing and riding for every age and ability. Can't get enough? Try night skiing for a one-of-a-kind experience under the stars.





2. Ice Skating

Alderhof Ice Rink in Lionshead Village, Vail

Enjoy the great outdoors with the family on a pair of ice skates this winter! There are several outdoor ice skating rinks open this season for you to enjoy in the Vail and Beaver Creek areas. This beautiful, Bavarian-style otudoor rink at the base of Vail mountain is open all winter long. 
Beaver Creek Village Ice Rink
Beaver Creek Village, Ice Skating Rink
Enjoy skating with the family in the middle of Beaver Creek village. Open throughout the winter.

3. Snowmobiling

Vail SnowmobilingThe White River National Forest is an expansive snowmobiling playground for families and adventurers alike! There are tours and terrain for every level – whether you’re a novice or passionate about pursuing the powder!





4. Snowshoeing & Cross Country Skiing

Vail Cross-Country SkiingThere are lots of options around Vail and Beaver Creek for trekking either in your snowshoes or cross-country skis.





5. Sleigh Ride Dinners

There’s more than one way to dash through the snow on your Beaver Creek ski vacation. After you’ve tired your legs out on the ski hill, let the sleigh rides of Vail and Beaver Creek carry you through the snow for an unforgettable Colorado evening. Enjoy an afternoon hot cocoa or evening ride wrapped in a blanket, listening to the jingle of a horse drawn sleigh, the crisp mountain air and beautiful mountain views.





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