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Mountain Magic

Individually incredible, collectively amazing, the mountain resort towns of Vail, Beaver Creek and Avon delight year-round visitors with world-class skiing, shopping, dining and an unending array of recreational diversions. 

Explore All There Is To See And Do In The Vail Valley

Consistently ranking among North America’s top ski resorts, Vail captures the essence of modern luxury. On Vail Mountain's 5,289 acres, there is an incredible amount of terrain ranging from challenging terrain parks to the spacious Back Bowls, technical bump runs and the beautifully gladed Blue Sky Basin. Off the slopes, Vail Village boasts award-winning restaurants and trendy shops with mountain village flair. Summer brings hiking, biking, shopping, dining, concerts, and festivals. Vail’s free shuttle service makes access to the slopes and all the activities easy.

When you pass through the gates at Beaver Creek you’ll leave everyday life behind and enter a world full of charm and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Inspired by renowned European resorts, Beaver Creek Village offers everything from ice-skating, Nordic skiing and snowshoeing, luxury shopping, exquisite dining and easy access to the ski slopes. Visit Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead Villages with Beaver Creek's complimentary village transportation. Summertime offers mountain biking, hiking and horseback riding. Beaver Creek is also home to Vilar Center for the Performing Arts. Whatever season you visit, you’ll experience all of the grandeur and magic that Beaver Creek has to offer.

The town of Avon is known as the “Heart of the Valley” for its location and family-friendly atmosphere. Serving as a gateway to the world-class Beaver Creek Resort and just eight miles west of Vail, Avon is an ideal home base for your vacation property. The newly added gondola located at the Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa offers easy and direct access to Beaver Creek and Bachelor Gulch. Whether hiking, biking, rafting, skiing or just enjoying a day at Nottingham Park, you’ll find all manner of mountain adventures convenient to Avon.