About Beaver Creek
About Beaver Creek
Beaver Creek, Colorado is one of the premier ski resorts in North America. Beaver Creek is a great family destination where you will find luxury hotels with spectacular views and amenities as well as fine dining, golf, numerous hiking and biking trails, tennis, kid’s activities and arts festivals. In fact,Forbes named Beaver Creek the Best Ski Resort for Families for 2014. Beaver Creek is Vail’s neighboring resort, located just 10 miles west of Vail along Interstate 70. Along with the towns of Avon, Minturn and Edwards, Beaver Creek and Vail, Colorado are often referred to as “The Vail Valley.”
Beaver Creek is comprised of 3 separate villages (Beaver Creek, Arrowhead, and Bachelor Gulch), all linked by ski trails and a complimentary shuttle service. It is home to the spectacular Vilar Performing Arts Center, a 530-seat theatre, which presents a variety of year-round performances including Broadway musicals, rock concerts, family shows, comedy, dance, film, jazz and more.
If you are looking for Beaver Creek information, check out the links below for Beaver Creek Lodging and Resorts, Beaver Creek Summer and Winter Activities, Calendar for and Events in Beaver Creek as well as facts and stats about the Beaver Creek area.
Beaver Creek Lodging
“It’s not exactly roughing it” in Beaver Creek. Luxury hotels and condominiums offering the best Colorado has to offer await your arrival. From hotel rooms and suites to an entire house stocked with your favorite foods and beverages, there are accommodations to fit every life-style. There is no need for a car as our complimentary shuttle system will take you where you want to go, but mostly everything is within walking distance.
Beaver Creek Summer Activities
Beaver Creek has a spectacular golf course as well as numerous gorgeous hiking and biking trails.There is horseback riding, fly fishing and white water rafting for the more adventurous. Of course Beaver Creek has lots of quaint boutiques and restaurants if you prefer some relaxation. Or how about a massage at one of our luxurious hotel spas?
Beaver Creek Events
Beaver Creek’s summer calendar of events is robust, with a weekly rodeo, world-class performances at the Vilar Center, the Rocky Mountain Antiques Festival and the Beaver Creek Arts Festival in August. There’s truly something for everyone in Beaver Creek!
Facts & Stats
|Beaver Creek Village Base Elevation: 8,100 ft.||Mountain Biking in Eagle County: 343 miles of trail|
|Arrowhead Village Base Elevation: 7,400 ft.||Mountain Biking at Beaver Creek: 49.8 miles of trail|
|Beaver Creek Summit Elevation: 11,440 ft.||Hiking in Eagle County: 166 miles of trail|
|Beaver Creek Vertical Rise: 3,340 ft.||Hiking at Beaver Creek: 62.5 miles of trail|
|Avon, CO Town Size: 8 square miles||Trail Running in Eagle County: 22 miles of trail|
|Eagle County Size: 1,694 square miles||Road Biking in Eagle County: 274 miles of road|
|Paved Recreational Path: 23 miles (Vail Pass to Avon)||Paddling in Eagle County: 86 miles of river (Colorado and Eagle Rivers)|
|Paved Recreational Path in Eagle County: 58 miles (Vail Pass to Gypsum)|
Average Daytime Temperature – 75 degrees
Average Nighttime Temperature – 45 degrees
Beaver Creek enjoys more than 275 days of sunshine annually with little-to-no humidity.