Beaver Creek Travel Guide

Offering both a unique summer vacation and a wonderful winter holiday experience, Beaver Creek is a great place for a family getaway. Beaver Creek, Colorado, is a village nestled in the Vail Valley of the majestic Colorado Rockies. People from all over the globe travel to Beaver Creek to experience the wonderful skiing in the winter as well enjoy all the fun and exciting summer activities this outstanding Colorado destination has to offer.

15th Annual Beaver Creek Rodeo

June 23rd, 2016 - August 11th, 2016

Come and enjoy an authentic rodeo with the entire family! In addition to the classic rodeo events, keep yourself entertained with pony rides, face painting, mechanical bull rides, and food from local Beaver Creek restaurants.

10th Annual Beaver Creek Wine and Spirits Festival

August 12th, 2016 - August 14th, 2016

Join in the fun of the annual Wine and Spirits Festival which highlights not only Beaver Creek’s own culinary talent, but food and alcohol from all over the wild west. Take part in seminars, cooking classes, wine tastings and more. You will not want to miss this Beaver Creek favorite.

17th Annual Beaver Creek Oktoberfest

September 3rd, 2016 - September 4th, 2016

Experience Beaver Creek’s 17th annual Oktoberfest with live music, food from your favorite restaurants, and beer! This family favorite event is a perfect way to spend Labor Day Weekend among the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Whether you are drinking, dancing, hiking, or biking, this is sure to be a memorable weekend.


Beaver Creek is a great family-firendly ski resort with trails to suite all skill levels.  The Nordic Sports Center also offers a complete rental shop and guide center.


The chairlifts and gondolas from Beaver Creek and Vail operate all through the summer, so you can hike up (or down) at anytime. See a list of trails and favorite hikes.


Beaver Creek and the entire Vail Valley offers much more than an unforgettable game of golf. Throughout the area, you will find award-winning courses that cater to any skill level, designed by many top golfers

Horseback Riding

Around Beaver Creek, you’ll find anything from one to all-day rides. You can also experience wagon tours and dinner rides, all offering fresh, clean mountain air and beautiful Colorado scenery.

River Rafting

Enjoy a sun-drenched float through high desert canyons of the Colorado Plateau, or rushing whitewater rafting in the infamous Gore Canyon of the Colorado River. See what outfitters and trips are available from Beaver Creek.

Other Activities

Browse from a selection of more unique and personalized activites in the area.