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Things to Do in Avon, Colorado

Photo of water by Avon Colorado during the summer: one of the most popular things to do in Avon Colorado

Photo of water by Avon Colorado during the summer: one of the most popular things to do in Avon ColoradoKnown as the “Heart of the Valley,” Avon Colorado is an excellent base camp for your Vail adventures year-round. Whether you are looking to shred legendary slopes or hike through the Rocky Mountains, there are endless things to do in Avon, Colorado. Choose Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to host your getaway and stay in one of our luxury Avon vacation rentals. Spend less time traveling, stay close to the action, and uncover endless Colorado adventures outside your front door!

Beaver Creek Resort

Avon is located at the base of Beaver Creek Resort. During the winter, you can access 1785 skiable acres, kids’ activity zones, cross-country skiing, and ice skating. When the weather warms up, the resort offers hiking, golfing, wine excursions, mountain tours, biking, tennis, fly fishing, and horseback riding. Stay close to the slopes and enjoy easy access to the resort year-round!

Harry A. Nottingham Park

Outdoor lovers will have plenty of activities to choose from at Nottingham Park. Take a walk, hang out at the beach, fish for trout, play a game of tennis, or enjoy a picnic in the park. We recommend spending the afternoon ice skating on the lake if you are visiting in winter.

Walking Mountains Science Center

Explore nature and learn about our unique mountain environment with Walking Mountains Science Center. Join their free guided snowshoe and hiking tours for a fun and educational day on the mountains.

Avon Recreation Center

The Avon Recreation Center offers 400,000 square feet of indoor fun, featuring pools, a lazy river, a water slide, a sauna, an aerobics studio, cardio equipment, a weight room, and a yoga studio. This is one of the best things to do in Avon, Colorado, for the entire family!

Vail Valley Escape Room

Gather your group and see if you have what it takes to solve the Vail Valley Escape Room. Experience interactive adventures like the Marble Mountain Mystery room, where your group will look for missing gold. 

Bubbles Day Spa

After a day skiing or hiking, let your aches and pains melt away at an Avon spa. Head to Bubbles Day Spa and sign up for a massage or facial!

Stay at Avon Colorado Vacation RentalsAvon Colorado Vacation Rental Greenbriar 14

Discover all the things to do in Avon, Colorado, right outside your front door when you stay with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. We offer three Avon vacation rentals in the Canyon Run area and one property in our luxury Greenbriar units. Stay in the two-bedroom Greenbriar 14 condo, and you will be within walking distance of the Avon Recreation Center and Nottingham Park. And if these properties don’t meet your criteria, browse all of our vacation rentals in Vail Valley.

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Things to Do in Beaver Creek, Colorado

Aerial view of Beaver Creek village: the top thing to do in beaver creek colorado

Aerial view of Beaver Creek village: the top thing to do in beaver creek coloradoA vacation in Vail is a bucket list experience for many travelers, and you won’t want to miss out on exploring the charming towns nestled in the Valley while you’re here. From Lionshead Village to Avon and Beaver Creek, there are several mountain towns to explore during your getaway. Today we will focus on Beaver Creek, a family-oriented village offering a more relaxed mountain experience.


Whether you want to ski at one of the top resorts in Colorado, hike the backcountry, or visit local galleries, there are endless things to do in Beaver Creek, Colorado, throughout the year. Stay with us at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and choose one of our Beaver Creek vacation rentals to access these local attractions easily:

Beaver Creek Resort

Beaver Creek Resort may be known for its skiing, but there are plenty of other ways to have fun on the mountain throughout the seasons. 


Beaver Creek Resort offers skiing for all ages and abilities on over 160 trails on the mountain. Families love Beaver Creek, thanks to the beginner and intermediate trails and helpful ski lessons. Adults and kids alike have access to world-class instructors that will help you learn the techniques to conquer the trails. In addition to skiing, winter also offers an ice skating rink and nordic center for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.


Beaver Creek Resort continues the fun into the summer season. The Summer Adventure Center offers a bungee trampoline, gondola rides, climbing walls, mini golf, and gem panning. Summer also re-opens the world-renowned Beaver Creek Golf Club. Other summer activities include hiking, mountain biking, tennis, fly fishing, and horseback riding. 

Beaver Creek Village

At the center of Beaver Creek, you will find an alpine village to explore year-round. These are the top experiences around the village that you can check out during your Colorado vacation:

  • The village is a top spot for apres-ski and local dining. There is a Beaver Creek restaurant for everyone, whether you are looking for a date night spot, a casual eatery, or the perfect cocktail bar.
  • Shop in Beaver Creek Village at one of the fashion boutiques, jewelry stores, art galleries, winter gear outfitters, or souvenir shops.
  • As you explore the village, enjoy our newest art installation, Beaver Creek Wonder. This includes oversized sculptures that offer fantastic photo opportunities for your getaway. 
  • The Vilar Performing Arts Center is the top spot for year-round entertainment with concerts, comedy, dance, film, and family-friendly shows.

Beaver Creek Vacation RentalsPhoto inside Beaver Creek vacation rental with Berkshire Hathaway

Discover all the best things to do in Beaver Creek, Colorado, when you choose Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to host your getaway. We offer over 20 luxury vacation rentals in Beaver Creek, ranging from one to five bedrooms. Many of our properties are ski in/ski out, so you can conveniently access the slopes and village at Beaver Creek. Plan your mountain getaway today!

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