A Rocky Mountain Adventure


Colorado's Vail Valley is an adventurer’s dream, boasting world-class skiing, hiking, biking, golf courses, and snowmobiling in both Vail and nearby Beaver Creek. At The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, visitors find themselves surrounded by natural beauty in a place where the easy pace of mountain living. The resort also specializes in families, with programs including Ritz Kids, ski lessons and in-room camping. Guests can indulge at the hotel's Beaver Creek spa after outdoor activities.

On-Site Outlets
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The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Bachelor Gulch

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Bachelor Gulch resort features 19 treatment rooms, a luxurious manicure/pedicure salon, saunas, steam rooms, hot and cold plunge pools; and co-ed grotto.

Phone:   +1 970-343-1138
9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Appointment required
Spa Menu
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The Fitness Center

Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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Outdoor Pool

Mon-Sun : 7:00 AM-10:00 PM


Alpine Adventure

Skiing in Beaver Creek

The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch is located only steps away from 2,082 acres of world class terrain on Beaver Creek Mountain. Whether you are a first timer or an expert on the slopes, Beaver Creek Mountain has something to offer for every type of adventurer.

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Winter Activities

With an array of bespoke offerings available at the resort for skiers and non-skiers alike, from snowshoe hikes with the resort’s naturalist guide, to evenings around the firepit with s’mores and curated dining experiences, guests can delight in a day of winter pleasure followed by elevated après experiences.

Fly Fishing

Even during the winter months, fly fishing remains a popular sport in the Vail Valley. Cast your line in the cascading waters of the Rocky Mountain rivers, rich with life, alongside the dedicated help of skilled anglers.

Concert and Performance Series

The Vail Valley has an incredible year-round lineup of talented acts. Enjoy intimate concerts at the Vilar Center in Beaver Creek and unforgettable performances on the slopes or in Vail Village. From  top-notch comedians to famous musicians, the Vail Valley offers a little something for everyone. 

The Holidays

The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch sets the stage for a festive season with a cheerful ambiance and a cherished tradition. Our resort features special programming for guests of all ages including daily activities, a visit from Santa, s’mores galore, and more.


Complimentary transportation to Beaver Creek Village is available through the Village Connect app. We can also assist in arranging private transportation between the Denver International Airport or Eagle County Regional Airport or around the Vail Valley.

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Plan Your Trip

Beaver Creek, Colorado is a year-round destination where guests can fill their day with activities or nothing at all. Packing depends on when you’re visiting and what’s on your agenda. Here are some tips on what to pack, what to reserve, and what to do.

Summer Activities

You may come for the winter, but you will stay for the summer. Bachelor Gulch offers pleasant daytime temperatures and cool evenings suited for fireside s’mores, with easy access to hiking, biking and so much more.

Summer Activities
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Fly Fishing

Try your hand at fly fishing on one of our beatuiful mountain-fed rivers and streams, or crystal clear alpine lakes.

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The Vail Valley offers extensive hiking for all ages and abilities. The White River National Forest is located in our backyard and offers an endless amount of trail systems. There are a number of nearby 14,000 foot peaks, known as "fourteeners," for expert hikers to explore.



Enjoy easy access to mountain, road and cruise biking during the summer and fall seasons. Purchase a lift ticket to access most of Beaver Creek Mountain's terrain with the convenience of a chairlift, cruise along the Riverwalk in Avon or the Gore Creek path in Vail, or embark on the traverse across the breathtaking Vail Pass.

Golf in Vail Valley

Recently named Condé Nast Traveler’s #3 “Top Western U.S. Golf Resort,” The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch offers the game's enthusiasts privileged access to the finest Vail Valley and Beaver Creek golf courses. The Red Sky Golf Club boasts two courses designed by Tom Fazio and Greg Norman, both ranked in GOLF Magazine's "Top 100 Courses You Can Play." Other nearby courses include Beaver Creek Golf Course, Eagle-Vail Golf Club, and Vail Golf Club.

Ritz Kids®

A Kid’s Dream Destination

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.

Ritz Kids activities