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Beaver Creek is a kid’s dream destination: an in-room camping experience with special treats, swim lessons to beat the summer heat, a school designed for young skiers, hikes amid the fresh mountain air and activities to learn more about the area and its history. Through the hotel’s Ritz Kids program, guests ages 5 to 12 will leave with new friends and fond memories.

Summer Ritz Kids Programs

Ritz Kids gives children ages 5-12 the ultimate vacation experience through activities centered around adventure, creativity, wellness, and the amazing Rocky Mountain landscape. All programs in our state-licensed facility are guided by knowledgeable and energetic child care professionals who have developed unique activities designed to enhance your child’s stay and create lasting vacation memories.

MORNING HALF-DAY | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

AFTERNOON HALF-DAY | 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. 

FULL DAY | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

KIDS NIGHT OUT (KNO) | 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.  

*Please note that a 24% service charge will be added to all Ritz Kids programs.

For more information or to make a reservation for any of the Ritz Kids programs, please call (970) 343-1138.

*Advanced reservations are required as availability is limited. At drop off for any Ritz Kids program, you will be required to complete paperwork including a medical release form, basic enrollment form, and policies and procedures. Children who are 5 years old must present proof of age at or before enrollment.

*Cancellations made within 24 hours of the scheduled program will be charged 50% of the price. Failure to notify Ritz Kids of a cancellation will result in full charge of the program.

Every day of the week brings a new adventure in Ritz Kids! Kids should plan to bring their outdoor gear (sunglasses, a sun hat, sneakers, etc) as we will plan to get some fresh air playing outside during each morning and afternoon session.

Sunday
Morning: Beaver Creek Village fun and water bottle decoration
Afternoon: Gardening and flower pot painting
Kids Night Out: Beaver Creek scavenger hunt and velvet sand mandala making

Monday
Morning: Nature hike and rock painting
Afternoon: Birdhouse painting and games
Kids Night Out: Grotto night and yarn project

Tuesday
Morning: Painting nature outside and games
Afternoon: Mountain slime making and games
Kids Night Out: Popcorn, movie night and games

Wednesday
Morning: Beaver Creek Village fun and sun hat decoration
Afternoon: Clay project and games
Kids Night Out: Grotto night and decorating a cowboy hat

Thursday
Morning: Gem panning and sand project
Afternoon: Designing your own unique t-shirt and games
Kids Night Out: Rodeo night on June 20, 27; July 4, 11, 18, 25; August 1,8,15. Non-rodeo nights are surprise nights.

Friday
Morning: Nature scavenger hunt and suncatcher making
Afternoon: Mountain collage making and games
Kids Night Out: Grotto night and designing a picture frame

Saturday
Morning: Gem panning, pouch decorating and games
Afternoon: Candilan, scavenger hunt, arts and crafts, and games
Kids Night Out: Carnival night

Winter Activities

Ritz Kids gives children ages 5-12 the ultimate vacation experience through activities centered around adventure, creativity, wellness, and the amazing Rocky Mountain landscape. All programs in our state-licensed facility are guided by knowledgeable and energetic child care professionals who have developed unique activities designd to enhance your child’s stay and create lasting vacation memories.

RITZ KIDS WINTER ACTIVITY SCHEDULE

Every day of the week brings a new adventure in Ritz Kids! Children should bring their outdoor gear (gloves, snow boots, sunglasses, etc.) as we will get some fresh air playing outside during each morning and afternoon session. All programs include a healthy and delicious lunch or dinner prepared in-house by our Ritz-Carlton chefs. 

IMPORTANT NOTES 
* 24 hour advanced reservations are required as availability is limited. Last minute reservations are based on availability. At drop off for any Ritz Kids program, you will be required to complete paperwork including a basic enrollment form, activities and records release form, and policies and procedures. Children who are 5 years old must present proof of age at or before enrollment. 

* Please note that a 24% service charge will be added to all Ritz Kids programs. 

*Cancellations made within 24 hours of the scheduled program will be charged 50% of the price. Failure to notify Ritz Kids of a cancellation will result in full charge of the program. For more information or to make a reservation for any of the Ritz Kids programs, please call: Ritz Kids: 970-343-1073. 

*Children will have their temperatures screened before joining the program. Face coverings are required for all children and staff. We ask that the parent that drops off children also picks the children up to help minimize any possible exposure risk.

The Spa: 970-343-1138 | Ext. 1138 from your guest room 

MORNING HALF-DAY | 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

AFTERNOON HALF-DAY | 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

FULL DAY | 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

KIDS NIGHT OUT (KNO) | 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

SUNDAY
AM: Journey through the forest on snowshoes, then warm up and make a snow themed craft
PM: Get creative and paint your own horse shoe

MONDAY
AM: Discover animal tracks on a snowshoe scavenger hunt
PM: Create an I-spy bottle with your own miniature hidden treasures 

TUESDAY
AM: Play in the Colorado powder with an array of outdoor games, then craft snow globe
PM: Create a mountain collage and play mountain themed games

WEDNESDAY
AM: Discover you inner scientist by making snow slime while staying warm with hot cocoa
PM: Solve riddles and puzzles on a hotel scavenger Hunt

THURSDAY
AM: Play with the snow as you follow scavenger hunt clues
PM: Stay nice and cozy as you decorate your own winter themed t-shirt

FRIDAY
AM: Build snowman outside and make pom-pom craft
PM: Create a western themed dreamcatcher and play western themed games
KNO: Paint a treasure chest for your booty, then travel on a treasure hunt

SATURDAY
AM: Practice taking winter landscape photos outside. Then make a photo frame for your favorite image
PM: Build snow castle outside, flex your creative muscles with an afternoon painting
KNO: Enjoy a pizza party with carnival games and face painting

The Ski Nanny Program is on hiatus for Winter 2020/2021.

Ritz Kids will be closed for the spring season, April 12 through May 24

Designed for children ages 5 to 12, Bachelor's Lil' Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room!

"Rough it" in a 5'x 5' teepee complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed during your visit. Enjoy the camping experience while relaxing in your luxury room.

Items will be set up in room prior to guest arrival. Only available in King bedded rooms including suites, not available in rooms with two double beds due to space and firecode restrictions. Based upon availability. The in-room camping experience is designed for one or two children for $150 per night. If there are additional children there will be a one time fee of $50/additional child assessed.

For reservations please contact your Vacation Planner at 970-343-1066.