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Summer Activities

Summer Vacations in Vail

When the snow melts, a whole new world of activities opens up in Vail. This alpine wonderland features sunny, 80-degree days that create a haven for outdoor enthusiasts at our Colorado family vacation resort.

Experience Vail summer events and attractions during your next visit.

Summer Activities

  • 13 championship golf courses
  • Art galleries
  • Betty Ford Alpine Gardens
  • Biking (mountain, trail, tours)
  • Bird watching
  • Bowling
  • Climbing and mountaineering
  • Concerts
  • Cultural events
  • Dining
  • Dino digging
  • Disc golf
  • Eagle County Fair and Rodeo
  • Fishing
  • Fly-fishing
  • Gondola rides
  • Walking Mountains Science Center
  • Hay rides and cattle rides
  • Hiking and backpacking
  • Hot-air balloon rides
  • Indoor and outdoor ice skating
  • Indoor laser tag
  • Inline skating
  • Jeep tours
  • Kayaking
  • Lawn sports
  • Miniature golf
  • Music festivals
  • Nightlife
  • Epic Discovery activities (Alpine Coaster, Tubing, Zip-lining, hiking and more) at the top of Vail Mountain
  • Scenic gondola rides to the top of Vail Mountain
  • Shopping in Vail
  • Skeet shooting
  • Sporting clays, trap shooting and paintball
  • Tennis
  • Train rides
  • Vail Nature Center
  • Whitewater rafting

When you visit Vail Residences at Cascade Village during the summer, take a walk or bike ride along the scenic, paved trail located behind the hotel alongside Gore Creek. If you follow the trail east, it will take you to Vail and Lionshead Villages, the Vail Golf Course and even over Vail Pass to Summit County. Taken west, the path leads to several parks with lively playgrounds and picnic facilities.

Check out events happening in Vail and the surrounding area this summer.

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Food and drink celebrate the culinary heritage of the Colorado Rockies. This delicious blend of cultures echoes Vail’s own heritage.

Open all day, Gessner, the resorts signature restaurant is open breakfast through dinner, showcasing authentic flavors from the Colorado Rockies.

Enjoy breakfast buffets, relaxed lounge lunches and refined dinner experiences all overlooking Gore Creek and Vail Mountain.


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