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Vail, Colorado is one of the world’s most beautiful mountain towns. Vail is often thought of as a ski destination, and while it is home to a premiere ski resort, there are countless things to do off the slopes all year long. In fact, Vail has so many activities that both families and groups of friends come back year after year. 

From kids’ camps and alpine adventure to guided tours and luxurious day spas, there is no shortage of things to do in Vail. You can spend every day of your trip doing something different. Or, you can just spend your vacation relaxing and soaking in the peaceful views. Either way, you’re sure to leave to leave Vail refreshed and ready for your next trip.  For those that are planning a winter trip around skiing or snowboarding, there is a large range of terrain at Vail Mountain. The Back Bowls are great for experts, while the Vail Ski & Ride School can give lessons to beginners. 

Winter Activities

Skiing and snowboarding at Vail Mountain Resort
Ice skating on Vail Square
Nordic (cross-country) skiing
Scenic gondola rides
Alpine mountain coaster and tubing at Epic Discover
Cozying up with hot cocoa in your spacious vacation rental

Vail Sports Ski RentalsIf you are looking to rent equipment you may do so in advance here. This allows you to choose complimentary delivery or pick up your equipment at the Vail Sports in Lionshead. Guests at Montaneros receive 20% off, free delivery, and private boot fittings. The latest snow conditions, as well as lift ticket prices can bee seen here for Vail. 

Summer Activities

Mountain biking
Road cycling
Strolling through Vail Village and Lionshead
Whitewater rafting
Horseback riding
Ziplining at Epic Discovery
Al fresco dining and wine tastings

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is America's only mountain theme park. Located above the town of Glenwood Springs, the park offers cave tours, thrill rides, dining, children's activities, special events and more. This is a must-see Colorado Destination! The new Glenwood Gondola will enhance your adventure with a faster ride to and from the park. Buy your tickets now and get a 10% discount and expedited entry via the VIP line.

Iron Mountain Hot Springs offers 16 natural mineral hot springs soaking pools and a freshwater family pool with jetted spa. All surrounded by mountain views along the Colorado RiverBuy your tickets now to get a 10% discount and expedited entry. 

If you're looking for fine detail — from pre-arrival grocery delivery and stocked bar, transportation coordination to curated local experiences — let KEY handle every detail of your trip so you can experience the best that Vail has to offer. KEY's team of local experts are ready to curate an interactive, personalized itinerary for your upcoming trip.  Click here to get your perfect Vail itinerary started.  

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