Explore the sensational attractions near our mountain resort
Explore a world of snow-blanketed slopes, starry skies and warm, Rocky Mountain hospitality. Vail Valley in Colorado is consistently one of the top-rated, ski-resort destinations in North America. The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch offers unparalleled ski-in, ski-out access to Beaver Creek Mountain and a convenient, village-to-village shuttle service.
Let us help you make the most of your visit to our luxury Colorado ski resort. Whether you prefer taking in live performances at our nearby theater and event venues, browsing through local Beaver Creek shopping boutiques, exploring local Vail Valley parks and trails or visiting our historical museums and opera houses, our Guest Relations team will be happy to assist you in planning an itinerary for your stay at our Beaver Creek mountain resort. For on-site assistance or questions about local attractions, our Concierge Services, available at (970) 343-1066, can enhance your stay at our ski resort by planning enjoyable activities for the entire family.
Frisco Historic Park and Museum
120 Main St., Frisco
This site, operated by the Frisco Historical Society, preserves the community’s frontier history. It features historic buildings, including Frisco’s original one-room school, the early 20th Century Prestrud-Staley House, a re-created trapper’s cabin, and the original 1881 jail.
Colorado Ski Museum and Ski Hall of Fame
231 S. Frontage Rd., Vail
Located on the third level of the Vail Transportation Center, the museum preserves the development of skiing and snowboarding in Colorado.
Colorado Historical Society’s Healy House and Dexter Cabin Museums
912 Harrison Ave., Leadville
The house features furniture, clothing and pictures from Leadville’s late-1800s mining days. The cabin was built by an early millionaire.
Eagle County Historical Museum
0100 Fairgrounds Rd., Eagle
Containing a railroad caboose, a 1910 Avon Store, and a late 1800s blacksmith shop, the museum – located at the Eagle County Information Center – is open Memorial Day through September.
Tabor Opera House
200 Harrison Ave., Leadville
Opened in Leadville in 1879, the opera house retains its nineteenth-century décor. Operas, concerts, and melodrama are performed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
Glenwood Hot Springs
Exit 116 off I-70, Glenwood Springs
This celebrated natural wonder boasts the world's largest hot springs pool.
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens
Ford Park on S. Frontage Rd., Vail
Open seasonally, this is the highest-elevation public garden in North America at 8,200 feet.
Vail Nature Center
601Vail Valley Dr., Vail
The center hosts a variety of activities, including nature hikes and art classes.
1102 Grand Avenue, Glenwood Springs
Enjoy a short hike from Glenwood Canyon to the crystal-clear, turquoise blue Hanging Lake.
Dillon Marina, Dillon
World-class sailing, boat rentals, sailing instruction, and racing regattas are all available at Lake Dillon, which at 9,000-feet elevation, is home for the highest yacht club in North America.
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park
51000 Two Rivers Plaza Rd., Glenwood Springs
The family-friendly park is packed with fun and adventure for visitors of all ages, including tramway rides, cave tours and climbing walls.
Vilar Center for the Arts
The performing arts center, located in Beaver Creek Village, features a wide variety of entertainment, including jazz, big, band, rock ‘n’ roll, classical, and country music; as well as, theater, comedy, and family shows.
Gerald Ford Amphitheatre
Open-air concerts and dance recitals are among the many events staged at Vail’s Ford Park each summer.
Dobson Ice Arena
The Arena, located in Vail, is open year-round for recreational activities and also commonly hosts concerts.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Fifteen miles west of Denver, Red Rocks is a unique, geologically formed, open-air amphitheatre that draws headline bands every summer.
Riverwalk of Edwards
The Riverwalk of Edwards offers a variety of unique boutiques, a movie theater and an array of dining options. Throughout the summer, Edwards also offers a fresh farmers market every Sunday with a mixture of fresh fruits, vegetables and local treats.
Beaver Creek Village
At the heart of Beaver Creek Resort lies a secluded alpine village with a performing arts center, challenging golf course, year-round outdoor ice rink, world-class shopping and an impressive collection of restaurants.