Vail is one of the top downhill skiing destinations in the country, but did you know that our mountain town also offers fantastic Nordic skiing? Slow down this winter and enjoy the peace and tranquility of our Vail cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails! Glide through the groomed trails at the Vail Nordic Center or forge your path at the backcountry trails at the Vail Pass Recreation Area. No matter your interests, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices offers the perfect basecamp for your Colorado winter getaway!
During winter, the Vail Golf Club transforms into the Vail Nordic Center. Enjoy 17km of cross-country trails and 10km of snowshoe trails. They offer rental equipment on-site, so you don’t have to worry about traveling with your gear. They also offer lessons, clinics, a full-service retail shop, and an on-site restaurant.
Visit the Beaver Creek Nordic Center and take the lift to the McCoy Park natural area. There, you can access 19km of groomed trails for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing and enjoy breathtaking views of the Sawatch Range. The center also offers a rental shop, lessons, and tours for visitors looking to sharpen their Nordic skiing skills.
If you are looking to snowshoe or ski with a local guide, we recommend the Vail Nordic School at the base of Golden Peak. They specialize in backcountry tours that allow you to see Vail like never before. Please call 970-754-4390 to book your private Vail cross-country skiing tour!
The Vail Pass Winter Recreation Area is a 55,000-acre area offering 119 miles of motorized and non-motorized trails. Please read the backcountry recreation safety guide to learn how to navigate the trails safely. Enjoy dozens of trails for varying skill levels at Vail Pass this winter!
Slow down this winter and explore the snowshoeing and cross-country skiing trails around Vail! Choose Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to host your winter getaway in Vail Valley and find the perfect vacation home for your unique needs. Whether you are looking for a one-bedroom Vail condo rental or a multi-family home, we have you covered. Book your Vail winter getaway today!
No 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!
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:
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 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.
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!
If you want to get around by taxi, we recommend High Mountain Taxi!
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!
Before heading out for adventures, start your day with a hearty breakfast in Vail! Fortunately, finding the perfect breakfast spot near your vacation rental is a breeze when you partner with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. Whether you are craving savory breakfast classics or something sweet, there is something for everyone’s taste buds. Discover the flavors of Vail during your next getaway!
The Little Diner is the only full-service diner serving all-day breakfast in Vail Valley. They specialize in breakfast classics and regional specialties using locally sourced ingredients. They offer an expansive menu including crepes, omelets, breakfast platters, mini crepes, breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, and more!
Head to Westside Cafe & Market for a hearty breakfast in Vail. They are known for their delicious eggs benedicts but also offer omelets, biscuits and gravy, french toast, buttermilk pancakes, and healthy options. We recommend pairing your breakfast with their award-winning bloody marys!
If you wake up too late for breakfast, no need to worry because Vintage offers a fantastic brunch menu! This French brasseries-style restaurant offers a wealth of brunch options, including eggs benedict, puff pastry galettes, french toast, and waffles. But what sets Vintage apart are the specialty brunch cocktails, mimosas, bloody marys, and champagne cocktails.
Big Bear Bistro offers delicious breakfast items just steps away from Gondola One on Vail Mountain. They serve breakfast all day with options like burritos, breakfast sandwiches, omelets, crepes, french toast, pancakes, and avocado toast.
Start your morning at Loaded Joe’s in Avon or Vail. They serve gourmet espresso for those who need their morning cup of joe. Their menu includes breakfast sandwiches, burritos, acai bowls, and smoothies.
No matter what time of year you plan your visit, you can always start the day with a delicious breakfast in Vail! Stay with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and discover our broad range of property types, amenities, locations, and prices. Browse our Vail vacation rentals and find the perfect property for your Colorado getaway today!
Fall is right around the corner, and if you are looking for family getaways in Colorado, you’ve come to the right place! Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties invites you to spend fall in Vail Valley with your loved ones. Our Bavarian-inspired mountain town sets the stage for family-friendly activities like hiking, biking, ziplining, and horseback riding. Experience the season’s splendor in beautiful Vail, Colorado!
There are endless ways to keep your family entertained this fall, such as:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties offers the perfect lodging for family getaways in Colorado! We provide properties throughout Vail Valley ranging from one to five bedrooms to accommodate families of all sizes. Reach out to our friendly reservation specialists at 1-800-571-0055 to discover which one of our Vail or Beaver Creek rentals is right for your family!
Vail is a year-round playground for outdoor lovers, and there is no better time to explore our Rocky Mountain town than summertime! Vail is the ideal Colorado summer destination, with activities catering to a variety of interests. Experience hiking through mountain trails, a round of golf at our alpine golf courses, rafting down the Colorado River, free live music, fun on Vail Mountain, and much more! Whatever your interest, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices offers the perfect Vail vacation rentals for your summer getaway!
Vail transforms in the summertime, ushering in an abundance of outdoor adventures. Discover your favorite Colorado summer activities in Vail, including:
Plan your Colorado summer vacation in Vail and discover all the things to do in beautiful Vail! Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices offers an impressive selection of Vail vacation rentals throughout the valley. Whether you are planning a family getaway or a solo trip, we offer the perfect vacation rentals for your summer trip!