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Vail, Beaver Creek and the Vail Valley Season Highlights
Founded in 1993, SOS Outreach provides high quality, core value based
recreation programs to at-risk and underprivileged youth through skiing and
snowboarding. By using the core values of Courage, Discipline, Integrity and
Wisdom SOS builds strong morals, self-esteem and interpersonal skills.
Cave Tours / Adventure Park
(970) 945-4CAV (4228)
51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road Glenwood Springs CO
For a variety of exciting activities for both kids and adults this winter, head to Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs. Ride the scenic tram to the top of Iron Mountain then enjoy a guided tour of ‘Glenwood Caverns & Historic Fairy Caves’…rated one of the ‘Top 10 Family Cave Tours in the Country’. Experience the state’s longest Alpine Coaster as it plunges you 3400’ down the hillside then returns you effortless back to the top. Both kids and adults love the Wild West Laser Tag arena and the state’s only 4-D Motion Theater. With their new Funday Pass, the scenic tram ride to the top along with unlimited turns on all 3 attractions is only $30! Add the cave tour for on $5 more! Call 800-530-1635 or go to www.glenwoodcaverns.com for park hours and other info. Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is located midway between Aspen and Vail on I-70.
Shane and I and our staff are so excited for a great 2012/13 season at the Vail Nordic Center.
Wanted to let you know about a few things. Our RETAIL SHOP will be open, starting, Tuesday, November 6th. Early season hours will be Tues-Sun 10-5 (9-5 Daily once track opens). Come out and check out our new gear and equipment, etc. SEASON PASSES will be on sale at a discounted $10 savings up until Thanksgiving Day, November 22. Come out early and get those passes. We will be starting our KID'S SEASONAL RENTALS on Nov. 20th.
Our annual NORDIC SKI SWAP will be Saturday, November 17th from 9-5. Used gear will be sold downstairs and we will have a great sale on new and used gear upstairs. Our annual DEMO DAYS will be Saturday, January 19th, from 10-5. This is a great time to try all the new gear.
Located in the heart of Colorado's Beaver Creek Resort, this 530-seat theatre, owned and operated by the Vail Valley Foundation, presents a variety of year-round performances including jazz, comedy, dance, film, Broadway musicals, theatre, rock concerts, family shows and more. The diversity of our year-round offerings provides incredible opportunities to see truly awe-inspiring performances in their uniquely intimate setting.
The Mountain Musher- Vail's Original Dog Sled Company. Family owned and operated in the Vail Valley for 20 years. Experienced guides, friendly dogs, beautiful private trail only 10 miles from Beaver Creek. Let them show you the backcountry in a way no one else can.
Vail's oldest operating hot air balloon company invites you to experience the fantasy in a majestic mountain setting. Flights originate from the Vail/Beaver Creek area at sunrise. Each flight is unique, the views are spectacular, it is common to see wildlife and it is generally warmer in the air than on the ground! Their complimentary post flight ceremonial champagne celebration is legendary and includes a commemorative certificate of your journey. FAA certified. National Aeronautical Association record holder. Reservations required. MC/V/D/AX accepted. Phone (970) 328-2290 or visit www.camelotballoons.com
Imagine the World’s Largest Hot Springs Pool, a three-hundred foot long swimming pool kept at 90 degrees all year long, and a therapy pool that relaxes muscles and relieves aches at 104 degrees. Water This is a must do attraction to elevate the experience of your Colorado ski vacation.
Located in the center of Beaver Creek Village, Black Family Ice Rink offers endless family-friendly fun. Teach the little ones to skate, take a spin around the rink with your sweetie, or sit back on one of the plush couches that line the rink and kick your feet up. Offering weekly events like Family Night at the Firepits each Monday and Disco Skate Night on Monday and Friday evenings, Beaver Creek ice skating provides endless fun for kids young and old and is a great activity for families and groups.
Our heated snowcoach is perfect for those of you who want to enjoy the beautiful Rockies in the winter without being cold! Travel with ease in our 13 passenger, fully enclosed, heated, four-track vehicle that maneuvers over the snow. Our trails wind their way through the White River National Forest at historic Camp Hale. Climb to elevations as high as 12,500 feet with panoramic 360 degree views and enjoy the pristine beauty of the Colorado Rockies and the Continental Divide. Our knowledgable guides will highlight geographic features including THE biggest peaks in Colorado and also educate you on the historic military training of the 10th Mountain Division that trained on the very same trails in the 1940s.
If you’re looking for the ultimate in snowmobiling riding, Nova Guides invites you to join them for an unforgettable experience in the Colorado backcountry. With access to the largest riding area in the vast White River National Forest, Nova Guides has been a premier snowmobile outfitter in the Vail area for over 25 years. Join their Top of the Rockies adventures which begin at historic Camp Hale, just 15 miles south of Vail, and wind your way up to 12,500 feet with incredible 360-degree views of the Gore, Ten Mile, Collegiate, and Sawatch mountain ranges as well as the Continental Divide. They’ll even provide complimentary door-to-door transportation!
No matter if you’ve never ridden a snowmobile before or are an experienced powder hound, their professional guides will make you feel right at home and provide the perfect experience for your ability. With a fleet of brand new, 2012 snowmobiles, you can trust that you are in good hands with top of the line equipment and certified backcountry guides.
Join Paragon Guides at their cozy Backcountry Cabin at the Arrowhead Ski Area for an enjoyable snowshoe tour experience. Part of the original homestead, wood heat and a rustic look make for a warm comfortable setting. A picnic lunch or wine and cheese cap off the day with good friends. Professional guides, snowshoes, poles, gaiters and snack provided.