Vail, Colorado has plenty of heart-pumping summer activities. This fantastic off-season destination is never short on summertime action. The gorgeous Colorado landscape and plenty of outdoor fun and delicious food make Vail an ideal place to enjoy the summer. Here are some of the top summer activities in Vail that you don’t want to miss!
Few things can compare to the magnificent views inside a gondola with 14,000 ft. mountains in the background. Visit Gondola One in Vail Village or the Eagle Bahn Gondola along Gore Creek for this scenic ride.
Enjoy the thrilling views of the Rocky Mountains from the vantage point of a zip line. Revel in the adrenalin-charged speeds of 60 mph and the sweeping views. There are guides to help you along the way and ensure your safety. You can’t go wrong with Game Creek Aerial Adventure, which has one of the longest zip lines in the United States.
A horseback ride offers you an incredible view of the stunning mountain scenery. There are all-ages trails and more technical trails to test your horse riding skills.
Book with some of the best companies in Vail, including 4 Eagle Ranch and Vail Stables. Bring your little ones because there are pony rides for kids aged seven years and younger.
Mountain biking is another way to enjoy the Colorado sunshine and the stunning Vail scenery. There are trails suitable for first-timers as well as seasoned riders. You can look forward to exciting challenges on an array of trails.
If you’re up for mountain biking, try Vail Mountain Bike Camps. They have excellent packages for the whole family.
Soak in the beautiful Colorado summer by hiking in the mountains. Depending on your preference, it is fun and can be effortless or straining. It also offers you amazing views to enjoy. You can grab a map of the marked trails or hire a guide.
The hikes are accessible for people of all ages and ability levels. Don’t forget to dress appropriately and bring some water.
For veterans, you can hike the Booth Lake trail during summer to enjoy gorgeous views of the mountains and see wildflowers bloom. The Fireweed Trail is a good option for beginners.
We can’t wait to share these adventures with you. Please don’t hesitate to reach out for more information on everything the valley offers. We’d be happy to tell you more.
Our team would also love to help you find a home in Vail. We know the area well and would gladly take you on a tour.
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