The Vail Valley offers a wealth of year round activities ranging from skiing to golf to mountain biking to gourmet dining and shopping. Browse the activities below or view our Vail Valley Activities Map to locate your next adventure.
There is an old saying in the Vail Valley that people came here for the winter, but moved here because of the summer. Hiking is the quintessential activity for high alpine living. Learn more
Wide trails and rolling terrain are essential to a great Nordic experience. In the winter, Vail’s golf course doubles as a Nordic center. Learn More
Gold Medal fishing is one of Vail’s most popular summer activities. All Colorado rivers are public access, meaning you can float and wade onto any parts of the water. Learn more
The Vail Valley has more big-name designer golf courses than any other ski community in the nation. Learn more
Horseback riding is truly the most authentic way to experience the West! Several outfitters in the Vail Valley offer trips ranging from 2 hours up to a week or more. Learn more
As evidenced by the repeat appearance year after year of the Teva Mountain Games, the Vail Valley is one of the most exciting destinations for white water rafting and kayaking. Learn more
The Vail Valley offers a wide range of restaurants from gourmet dining to grabbing a quick burrito. There are also a wealth of shopping options. Learn more