Oct 13 23

How to Get Around Town: Vail Transportation Guide

View of Vail Transportation bus stop during winter

View of Vail Transportation bus stop during winterNo matter what time of year you plan your getaway, getting around Vail is easy! Take advantage of the free year-round bus services and easily get around town without worrying about driving or where to park. Stay with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties and access bus stops near your vacation rental. Skip the traffic and maximize your vacation with the Vail transportation network!

How to Get to Vail, Colorado

Last year, we covered How to Get from Denver to Vail During Winter, highlighting shuttle services, buses, and carpooling options from the Denver airport. Use these resources to get to our mountain town:

How to Get Around Vail

Vail Bus Transportation

The Town of Vail Bus offers free year-round transportation to Vail Mountain and the Village. Utilize Ride Vail Transit for real-time information on bus locations, service alerts, and arrival predictions. Please check out the useful bus information before taking transportation. 

ECO Transit

ECO Transit offers bus services to the surrounding communities of Leadville, Minturn, Eagle-Vail, Avon, Edwards, Eagle, and Gypsum. Check out the bus schedule and download the Eco Transit app to manage your visit. 

Car Rental

If you are driving to Vail, we highly recommend reading through local parking information. Consider buying a winter parking pass and check parking availability during your visit. 

Avon Transit

If you are staying in Avon, you can use the free Avon Transit to get around town. This station also connects to ECO Transit, so you can access everything Vail Valley has to offer!

High Mountain Taxi

If you want to get around by taxi, we recommend High Mountain Taxi

Book Your Vail Vacation Rental Today!

Utilize the free Vail transportation to get around town during your upcoming Colorado getaway with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. We offer a wide selection of properties close to the action, including ski in/out, walk to slopes, and free shuttle. Hop on the Town Shuttle and access restaurants, shops, and attractions throughout the Village without the stress of driving. Book your Vail vacation today!

May 12 23

Experience Guided Vail Fly Fishing

Photo of person enjoying Vail fly fishing on the river

Photo of person enjoying Vail fly fishing on the riverVail offers something for every kind of adventurer, from ski enthusiasts to avid anglers. Anglers fall in love with the abundance of rivers that flow through the valley that offer exceptional trout fishing. Discover the best spots for Vail fly fishing from Gore Creek to Eagle River with a local guide. Choose Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to host your fishing getaway and discover the best fishing in the valley!

Vail Fly Fishing Guides

Fly fishing guides offer the best ways to get on the water! Our guides are experts in the area and know where to go, which flies to use, and where to cast your line. Here are a few of our favorite outfitters for your Vail fishing trip:

Gore Creek Fly Fisherman

Gore Creek Fly Fisherman is Vail Valley’s oldest fly fishing shop and guide service in the Valley. They offer guided trips to Eagle River, Gore Creek, Colorado River, Roaring Fork River, and Yampa River. All trips include waders, boots, rods, reels, flies, and beverages. Choose from wade or float trips for half or full-day adventures!

Sage Outdoor Adventures

Sage Outdoor Adventures offers guided half-day fishing trips on Homestake Creek, The Eagle River, Gore Creek, and the Colorado River. They are walking and wade trips, so you can quickly move around to chase the trout. Your trip will include waders, wading boots, rods, reels, and fishing tackle.

Minturn Anglers

If you are looking for a unique Vail fly fishing trip, Minturn Anglers is your outfitter! They offer float and wade trips on Colorado’s beautiful rivers and lakes. Or experience the unique Horseback Fly Fishing trip and combine western fun with the thrill of fishing!

Vail Valley Anglers

Join Vail Valley Anglers for guided fly fishing on the Roaring Fork, Blue River, Colorado River, Gore Creek, and Eagle River. All trips include waders, fly rods, reels, bottled water, and a knowledgeable fly fishing guide. Choose a standard wade or float trip, or sign up for a unique specialty trip. 

Eagle River Outfitter

Eagle River Outfitter offer guided fly fishing trips exclusively on the Eagle River. They offer walk and wade trips for half and full-day trips. These trips include everything you need for the day, including waders, boots, rods/reels, flies, and tackle. 

Summer Vacation Rentals in Vail

Summer is a beautiful time of year to plan a Vail fly fishing trip with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. We offer a wide selection of vacation homes throughout Vail Valley, from Arrowhead to Eagle-Vail. Find the perfect property for your group and spend your summer in Vail!

Apr 17 23

Things to Do in Edwards Colorado

View of things to do in Edwards, CO during summer

View of things to do in Edwards, CO during summerNestled on the western end of Vail Valley, you will find the charming mountain town of Edwards, Colorado. Edwards is an excellent base camp for your mountain getaway, offering an abundance of hiking, horseback riding, fishing, dining, and shopping. There are plenty of things to do in Edwards, CO, and you are a short trip away from endless adventures in the valley. Choose Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to host your getaway, and select the perfect vacation rental in Vail Valley today!

Explore the Great Outdoors

Get outside and explore everything Edwards has to offer, from walking trails to horseback riding and fly fishing:

  • Freedom Park: Visit Freedom Park and stretch your legs on the walking path, cool down at the splash park, or play at the multipurpose fields.
  • Horseback Riding: Join Bearcat Stables for a guided horseback ride through Rocky Mountain scenery past wildflower meadows, groves of aspen trees, and local wildlife.
  • Fly Fishing: Eagle River is a popular fly fishing spot for wild brown and rainbow trout. Join Vail Valley Anglers for guided fly fishing trips on the river year-round!

Things to Do in Edwards, CO: Dining

Stroll along the Riverwalk at Edwards and discover dining, shopping, and entertainment the whole family will love!

  • The Gashouse Restaurant: Dine at this family-owned restaurant, serving the Valley for over three decades. Choose from their menu of steak, seafood, wild game, and soups.
  • Zino: Enjoy contemporary Italian cuisine like brick oven pizzas, handmade pasta, and refreshing salads at Zinos.
  • Main St. Grill: This Edwards restaurant offers casual dining overlooking the Eagle River. From happy hour drinks to Louisanna-inspired dishes, there is something for everyone!

Shopping in Edwards

  • Edwards Corner Farmers Market: Visit the farmers market on Saturdays from June-September. Shop for fresh produce, meat, baked goods, coffee, and more!
  • The Bookworm of Edwards: Stop at the Bookworm and find the perfect reading material at this local bookstore. Then visit the on-site cafe for coffee, breakfast, or lunch. 
  • Alpine Arts Center: Shop for locally made jewelry, pottery, knitting, and paintings here. Discover the perfect souvenir to bring home with you! 
  • Wild Heart: Browse the boutique clothing shops like Wild Heart to find a unique piece for your wardrobe, ranging from jewelry to cardigans.

Vacation Rentals Near Edwards, CO

After discovering all the things to do in Edwards, Colorado, return to your luxury vacation rental with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. We offer several property options near Edwards in Avon and Eagle-Vail. Regardless of where you stay, our private mountain homes are the perfect place to fulfill your luxury lifestyle dreams! 

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