Sports and Tours
On-site bike rental is available at Beaver Creek Sports for cruising on the path along the Eagle River into Edwards or Vail, or for a leisurely ride around Avon or up to Beaver Creek Village. Reservations are not required. Gore Creek Fly Fisherman, our on-site fly fishing guides, offer daily clinics as well as guided trips in our backyard or to other fabulous Colorado fishing spots. Reservations can be made through our concierge.
Guests can head out our back door up Beaver Creek Mountain for a variety of hiking trails for beginners and those who are more adventurous, or opt for the trailheads of Colorado’s Fourteeners by car.
Several tour operators offer white water rafting beginning as early as May through the end of September. The tour operators provide equipment and transportation on a variety of trips for families and those who want more adventure. Children may go on float trips as young as two years old. Reservations required. Jeep tours are also available through the same tour operators. See some of the most panoramic views in the Valley, including fields of wildflowers and possible wildlife. Reservations required.
Horseback riding is offered on Beaver Creek Mountain (two miles), with reservations, for ages seven and up. Beaver Creek Rodeo takes place every Thursday evening, June 18th through August 20th, offering a wonderful family show within walking distance of the resort. Children 12 and under are free, 13 through 17 are $5 and Adults are $15. No reservations needed.
Don't miss the best fireworks show in Colorado: Salute to the USA in Avon July 3rd. The Vail Valley offers many festivals throughout the summer: Bravo Music Festival (in July; tickets required), Vail Valley International Dance Festival (July 27 - August 9; tickets required), Blues Brews & BBQ festival (Memorial Day Weekend), Arts Festival (August), Wine & Spirits Festival (August), and Oktoberfest (September). Bud Light Hot Summer Nights offers Free Concerts every Tuesday, June 17 - August 19th, at the outdoor Gerald Ford Amphitheater, located nine miles from the hotel. Vail Jazz Festival takes place Labor Day Weekend.
XTERRA and Ironkids Triathlons
For those athletic guests, the Beaver Creek XTERRA Triathlon takes place in July and Ironkids Triathlon is held on Labor Day weekend in the Town of Avon.
Dates and times for festivals are subject to change; please contact resort concierge for more detailed information.