Fun for the whole family!

Vail Activities

Vail Activities

Activities and Local Information for Vail, CO Condos

You know you're coming to Vail, CO for your Colorado vacation.  You know you're going to spend a lot of time in the great outdoors!  You have all the amenities of a hotel with home-like condominiums that are luxuriously comfortable and can get any where in town on the free private Simba Run Vail Condos shuttle. So, what else do you need?

In a resort like Vail, there is always plenty to do for the whole family.  While other ski resorts may have a few of the elements we do here, none other has it all.  Vail, Colorado is internationally known for its four and five star restaurants, world-class shopping and spas, and of course, the outdoor activities and nightlife.


Vail is home to several renowned chefs, including Nobu Matsuhisa.  The Vail Dining Guide is a great resource, but feel free to ask our friendly front-desk staff for information about all of Vail's great restaurants.  From breakfast to lunch, from apres to dinner and apertifs, our knowledgeable staff can help you with reccomendations, find reservations or directions to the restaurant of your choice.


Here are a few links to help you with some of the tasks you might need help with:

Babysitting Services - Piece of mind when the little ones can't go
Calendar of Events - Check out what's going on in Vail while you are here.
Church Services - Times and services for all denominations.
Grocery Delivery Service - Grocery shop on line & have delivered before you arrive. Now includes Kosher,too!
Weather Forecast - Check the forecast for the next couple of days.
Baby Equipment Rentals - Rent cribs,highchairs,strollers & other baby needs by the day or by the week.


Book your summer adventure with Nova Guides!
Nova Guides Summer Activity Guide (pdf)

Adventure Ridge (Summer activities) - Always something going on from trampoline to dino digs, there's something for the entire family.
Arts Festival - Artists from all over come to display their crafts.
Betty Ford Alpine Gardens - Walk through a magnificent aray of alpine flora.
Bike Rentals - Fun for the entire family.
BRAVO! Vail Valley Music Festival - World class musical performances from the New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia and Dallas Symphony Orchestras as well as smaller performances at the Ford Amphitheater, around Vail Village and Lionshead, and thoughout the Vail Valley.
Children's Activities - The best guide for children's activities.
Walking Mountains Science School - Science camps, adventures and family programs.
Piney Ranch - perfect for hiking, biking, canoeing, and horseback riding. Located 10 miles outside Vail up Piney Lake Road.
Four Eagle Ranch - Take the whole family for lunch and an old fashion hay ride, horseback riding and more; 25 miles west of Vail near Wolcott, CO.
Mountain Bike Camp - Kids - Why not learn from the best?
Silverthorne Outlet shopping - Outlet shopping 25 minutes from Vail.
Rock Climbing - For the more adventurous.
Sports Camps for Children - There are always some great sports camps going on in Vail, why not make a family vacation out of it?
GoPro Mountain Games - Come watch the compititions in kayaking, bouldering, speed climbing, running trails and Mountain Bike trials, along with music and fun.
Vail Farmer's Market - Fresh fruit and vegatables as well as arts, crafts, food and fun.
Vail International Dance Festival - Dance companies come from all over the world to perform.
Vail Jazz Festival - For those jazz lovers out there
Vilar Performing Arts Center - Fablous shows and concerts throught out the year.


Book your winter adventure with Nova Guides!

Lift Tickets
- Get single day or multi-day lift tickets at Vail Mountain for the whole family.
Ski Lessons - Any one need to brush up on their skills, wants to learn to snowboard, or a never ever? Check out internationally known Vail Mountain Ski School.
Adventure Ridge (Winter activities) - Day or night, fun for the entire family.
Children's Activities - The best guide for children's activities
Dog Sledding - Call ahead, only two riders to a sled and they fill up fast
Ice Climbing - For the most adverturous persons
Ice Skating - Whether you figure skate or play hockey check out the activities going on at Dobson Ice Arena.
Snow Shoe Rental - If you want to go out on your own
Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek - Fantastic shows and concerts all year round.

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Vail Film Festival
Taste of Vail
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