Summer at Beaver Creek Resort

11 April 2016
Incomparable elegance and Rocky Mountain leisure at Beaver Creek Resort will spoil you for anywhere else. Contentment is redefined when the highest expectations are exceeded by simple, unanticipated attention to detail and an unparalleled level of world-class service – which are the hallmarks of this preeminent resort. 
Incomparable elegance and Rocky Mountain leisure at Beaver Creek Resort will spoil you for anywhere else. Contentment is redefined when the highest expectations are exceeded by simple, unanticipated attention to detail and an unparalleled level of world-class service – which are the hallmarks of this preeminent resort. The intimate alpine village serves as an elegant retreat; upscale galleries, boutiques, and lodging grace its walkways.  Covered bridges invite guests to pause and reflect while absorbing the sounds of Beaver Creek as it meanders. Glowing fire pits beckon families and friends to linger; village restaurants tempt palates with James Beard recognized dishes; the crisp mountain breeze reenergizes visitors’ inner child to explore an amalgam of adventure and enjoyment throughout this immeasurable resort.

Luxury accommodations offer instant access to scenic chairlift rides, 50 miles of mountain bike and 62 miles of hiking trails, High Mountain Adventure Jeep 4x4 tours, horseback riding, rock climbing, swimming, whitewater rafting, kayaking, fly-fishing, golfing, tennis, famous rodeos, live music, fine dining, culinary and wine festivals, and more.  In addition, Beaver Creek’s schedule of summer events offers family-friendly fun throughout the Beaver Creek Village and on the mountain.  Beaver Creek Signature Summer Photos
Beaver Creek Resort Summer Photo Library  

Beaver Creek Adventure Center is the Gateway to Family Fun and Unique Experiences
Located in the heart of the Beaver Creek Village, the Beaver Creek Adventure Center beckons guests to enjoy a Colorado mountain vacation of family outdoor fun.  As the portal to all summer fun, the Beaver Creek Adventure Center offers activity recommendations, hike, bike, and fly fishing guided tours, food and wine excursions, family activities, equipment rentals, tickets, packages, and more. 
Summer Activity Photos
 
  • The Kids’ Action Pass offers a variety of close-by recreation on Beaver Creek’s expansive lawn – such as the Bungee Trampoline, Gem Panning, Climbing Wall, and Miniature Golf.  Action Pass photos  
 
  • Hiking Beaver Creek is an adventure of the senses, and professional guides offer guests an insider’s tour of unrivaled scenery - from Lift & Lunch packages and serene nature tours to decadent wine and cheese excursions.  Hiking photos
 
  • From lift-served beginner rides and cruises through enchanting neighborhoods to thrilling cross country adventures and expert descents, guests of all ability levels are invited to access to 50 miles of mountain biking at Beaver Creek.  The ease and convenience of the Summer Adventure Center offers bike and helmet rental equipment, guides, lift ticket sales and more.  Beaver Creek Biking Photos
 
  • No visit to Beaver Creek is complete without a mountaintop glimpse of the surrounding peaks.  Beaver Creek’s Chairlift Ride & Lunch package invites guests to ascend the state-of-the-art Centennial Express Gondola to Spruce Saddle Lodge, which presides over Beaver Creek to offer guests its perennial view of the Gore Mountain Range.  Chairlift Ride & Lunch packages are $40 for adults and $23 for children.  Scenic Chairlift Ride Photos   
Unmatched Summer Day Camps for Kids
Beaver Creek Kids’ Day Camp offers kids ages 5 to 13 a full day of fun in the mountains with outdoor adventures designed specifically to explore, educate and entertain campers all summer long. Children ages five through seven participate in face painting, pony rides, panning for gold, sports and martial arts. Kids ages 8 to 13 experience a schedule of challenging activities led by counselors and guides with activities such as canoeing, archery, kayaking, swimming and hiking. The Five Star program features rafting, jeep tours, alpine slide, rock climbing, horseback riding and swimming for ages five through 13.  For reservations, please visit BeaverCreek.com or dial 970.754.5464.  Kids Day Camp Photos
 
Explore Beaver Creek on Horseback
Explore Beaver Creek via horseback with Beaver Creek Stables, which offers one- and two-hour trail rides, as well as three-hour picnic rides and scenic rides to Beaver Lake. Guests ages seven and older are invited to participate. Reservations are recommended and can be made by dialing 970.845.7770.  Horseback Riding Photos

Find Gold Medal Water
Fly fishing enthusiasts often wait a lifetime to find waters as fine as those surrounding Beaver Creek. Distant high country streams feed into to Gore Creek, the Eagle River, the Colorado River, and the Roaring Fork for some of the best fly fishing in the world – all of which are situated within an 80-mile radius. Experts at Beaver Creek and Gore Creek Fly Fisherman partner to present guided trips and local expertise which reveal the best of Colorado’s waters.  For additional information and reservations, please visit BeaverCreek.com or dial the Beaver Creek Adventure Center at 970.754.5200.
Fly Fishing Photos
 
Find Culinary Excellence throughout Summer
Wellness & Wilderness Vacation at The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort
Summer begins at The Osprey at Beaver Creek, a Rock Resort. New this summer, the luxury boutique hotel presents the Wellness & Wilderness Vacation, through which guests enjoy serene Rocky Mountain vistas, relax, and unwind. Packages include Trek to Table, beginning with a hiking adventure along Beaver Creek’s beautiful hiking trails, followed by a mountaintop picnic at Spruce Saddle Lodge, where Gore Range panoramas await. Following a day of mountain exploration, guests enjoy an après hike Chef’s selection of gourmet pairings and a variety of refreshing cocktails at The Osprey Fireside Grill. End the day with an in-suite massage and soak in the mountain views from the outdoor hot tub for the ultimate Wellness & Wilderness relaxation getaway. Each guest will be outfitted with a keepsake Helly Hansen hiking pack, Grass Sticks trekking pole, water bottle, and stemless wine glass. 

Beano’s Cabin
Nestled at 9,000 feet on the flanks of Larkspur Bowl, Beano’s Cabin features a truly unique dining experience Wednesday through Saturday evenings during summer. Guests choose to arrive by horseback, wagon or shuttle and are greeted by the unmistakable natural beauty of the cabin’s surrounding peaks, wildflower-specked meadows and refined mountain grandeur. Beano’s Cabin is known for its eco-friendly production techniques, creative flavors, fresh herbs and vegetables (many of which are grown on-site), and vast selection of rare wines.  For Beano’s Cabin reservations, please visit BeaverCreek.com or dial 970.754.3463.  Beano’s Cabin Photos

Savor Beano’s Cabin Wine & Cheese Pairing with the Beaver Creek Wine Excursions
On select Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays throughout summer, Beaver Creek’s one-of-a-kind Wine Excursions invite guests to enjoy a scenic hike or 4x4 Adventure Tour which lead to a gourmet wine and cheese pairing at Beano’s Cabin.  Guests depart the Summer Adventure Center in the Beaver Creek Village to embark upon a leisurely scenic hike or afternoon jeep tour of the mountain.  Both options offer stunning scenic views, as well as guided narration of the region’s indigenous flora, native fauna and surrounding Rocky Mountain peaks.  The Summer Adventure Center offers guests use of high-performance hiking boots and trekking poles, while 4x4 adventurers enjoy state-of-the-art escorted navigation throughout the tour. 
Following a hike or 4x4 adventure, Wine Excursion guests are treated to a flight of select wines to be savored with gourmet charcuterie boards of assorted Colorado cheeses, cured meats, honeycomb, artisan breads, and flavored oils. Guests are guided through the tasting by Beano’s Cabin staff, and each delectable pairing is enjoyed amidst the rustic elegance and mountainous surroundings found only at Beano’s Cabin.   Reservations are available at BeaverCreek.com, by dialing the Summer Adventure Center at 970.754.5200 or by visiting the Summer Adventure Center in Beaver Creek Village. Beaver Creek Summer Wine Excursion Photos

Restaurant Connection
Beaver Creek is home to a wide array of epicurean experiences. Stop by the Plaza Pavilion on Saturday afternoons throughout the summer to mix and mingle with the behind the scenes people who give Beaver Creek its world-renowned culinary reputation – chefs, sommeliers and beyond. Each session is unique – from cooking demonstrations and wine pairings to discussions on the history of a storied Beaver Creek gourmet outlet – and each session offers the chance to try a free sampling of the restaurants’ tasty creations. Restaurant Connection take place at the all-new Plaza Pavilion, Beaver Creek’s lush outdoor oasis, located at the west end of the ice rink, every Saturday, June 25 – August 27.

The World’s Most Luxurious Mountain Golf Courses

Beaver Creek offers member and guest play on three championship golf courses at Beaver Creek Golf Club and Red Sky Ranch. Each course is Audubon Sanctuary Certified.  For details on Stay & Play deals at both courses visit BeaverCreek.comBeaver Creek Golf Photos

Beaver Creek Golf Club
Beaver Creek Golf Club, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., is one of the longest established golf experiences in the Vail Valley and is famously known for its narrow and challenging fairways, as well as unrivaled scenic beauty and direct views of Beaver Creek Resort.  The course is exclusively available to Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead lodging guests.

Red Sky Ranch and Golf Club
The majestic Red Sky Ranch & Golf Club is home to two championship golf courses designed by Tom Fazio and Greg Norman. Both Red Sky courses are featured annually in America’s Top 100 Courses You Can Play and harness the sweeping grandeur of the dramatic Colorado Rockies.   Red Sky Ranch & Golf Club is slated to open Friday, May 13; for tee times, please visit BeaverCreek.com. 

Red Sky Golf Club is an exclusive golf facility designed as a private membership club with limited access offered to guests staying at Vail Resorts' family of destination lodges and other select hotels. Tom Fazio and Greg Norman have each sculpted a championship, 18-hole course that weaves through 800 acres of historic ranchlands filled with sage, aspen groves and spectacular mountain vistas. Part of the Red Sky Ranch luxury community, Red Sky Golf Club features two Clubhouses, Silver Sage Restaurant, two driving ranges and the Red Sky Golf Academy.  Red Sky Ranch & Golf Club is located 25 minutes west of Vail, 20 minutes from the Vail/Eagle County airport, and 15 minutes from the base of Beaver Creek Resort.   For more information on the Red Sky Golf Club, please visit RedSkyGolfClub.com or dial 970.754.8400. For information about the residential community of Red Sky Ranch and real estate opportunities, please visit RedSkyRanch.com.

Stay & Play Golf Packages
Beaver Creek Golf Club’s and Red Sky Golf Club’s Stay and Play golf and lodging packages are featured through a variety of Beaver Creek properties, with packages at Beaver Creek Golf Club starting at just $126 per person May 6 through June 14, $199 June 16 through Sept. 15, and $131 Sept. 16 through Oct. 2. Red Sky Golf Club’s Stay & Play packages start at $201 per person May 13 through June 2, $238 from June 3 through Sept. 11 and $220 from Sept. 12 through Oct. 9. Stay & Play rates are based on double occupancy and include one round of golf per person. Packages are not available for groups or rounds already booked and some minimum night stay requirements may apply Friday and Saturday nights; additional restrictions may apply. For reservations, please visit www.beavercreek.com/golf or call 877.204.7883.

Award-Winning Executive Chef Debuts at Red Sky Ranch and Golf Club
Equally-renowned for both his creative dishes and timeless signature recipes, Executive Chef Kirk Weems will join Red Sky Ranch and Golf Club.  With a penchant for flavor and fresh ingredients, Chef Weems draws a following; during winter, his menus at Beaver Creek’s Zach’s Cabin have been lauded as some of the country’s finest.  Hosting guests for lunch at Summer Thyme and dinner at Silver Sage Restaurant, Red Sky offers the essence of fresh summer produce, meats and ingredients.  Fulfilling upon its namesake, Red Sky invites guests to marvel at its famed red sunsets while overlooking the greens of the Audubon Sanctuary-certified Tom Fazio and Greg Norman championship courses.   
 
About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. The Company’s subsidiaries operate nine world-class mountain resorts and three urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Perisher in Australia; Afton Alps in Minnesota, Mt. Brighton in Michigan and Wilmot Mountain in Wisconsin. The Company owns and/or manages a collection of casually elegant hotels under the RockResorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is www.vailresorts.com and consumer website is www.snow.com


 

Contact(s)

Stacie Mesuda

Communications Specialist
Email: samesuda@vailresorts.com
Phone: 970-754-5169

Rachael Woods

Senior Manager of Communications
Email: rwoods1@vailresorts.com
Phone: 530-562-3866
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