Summer Activities in Vail, CO
Vail Valley’s one-stop show for everything outdoors! Offering Jeep Tours, ATV Tours & Rentals, Side-By-Side Tours & Rentals, Guided Fishing, and Paintball. We’ve got different tours in Colorado to make your experience unforgettable!
Climb through open meadows, aspen glades, cross through alpine streams and enjoy incredible 360-panoramic views on our guided Jeep Tours. These open-air Jeeps are the perfect way to see some true Colorado back country! For one of the most unique Jeep tours in Colorado, join us as we climb above treeline or explore historical ghost towns, mining remnants, and scenic Camp Hale, CO, home to the famed 10th Mtn. Division which trained for WWII.
For a different experience, climb aboard for a fun-filled adventure on your own four-wheel drive ATV while exploring the National Historic Site of Camp Hale. Climb through high alpine meadows filled with dazzling wildflowers and spectacular views of the Continental Divide and Colorado’s highest peaks. Our ATVs have the capacity for passengers, so bring the kids as this is an experience they won’t want to miss.
Enjoy the latest in side-by-side, off road, technology with our new BRP Off Road Vehicles 2 & 4 seaters. Experience sharp performance for the ultimate combination of power, suspension and agility. Go with a guide or rent your own SBS to enjoy an adventure of a lifetime. Ride through endless miles of aspens and high alpine terrain while being surrounded by 4 different mountain ranges. Our morning tour includes a mountain side lunch.
Fish gold medal water with our experienced guides! On private lake fishing trips you can cast a lure for wild trout amidst the backdrop of amazing Colorado mountains. Our private water is a great way to learn the basics of fly fishing in a controlled environment with a professional guide.
Private Lake Trout Fishing. Enjoy a day at our Private Trout Lake in the natural aspen and pine tree setting of the Rocky Mountains at Camp Hale. Our lake is stocked with rainbow, brown, brook, and cutthroat trout of all sizes. Catch and Release only.
Come and play a game of paintball in a natural aspen and pine tree setting in the Rocky Mountains of Camp Hale. Historic Camp Hale offers terrain with tree bunkers, foxholes, and natural rock barriers. Paintball is a great team building activity that teaches people to work together. It provides leadership training, boosts morale, and offers great exercise. Most of all, it’s fun!! Paintball is perfect for family outings, bachelor parties, corporate retreats, birthday parties, church groups, and charity drives.
Our inclusive package includes transportation, gun, mask, barrel, plug, 200-round pack, endless CO2, camouflage coveralls, and 600 rounds of paint balls (about two hours of game play). This allows the group to play several different games, such as Attack & Defend, Down Pilot, Capture the Flag, and Elimination in 2 to 3 hours. Call group sales to book. 10 person minimum.
Nova Guides offers an array of Team Building programs for your group. These action-packed programs stress cooperative decision making, leadership, and problem solving in a fun and picturesque setting. The Jeep Scavenger Hunt is the perfect way for your group to work together while enjoying the magnificent Colorado Rockies. This excursion starts right at the hotel and culminates at our Lodge at Camp Hale. After a quick orientation outlining rules of the event, teams will be given a camera, and the scavenger hunt packet, which includes photo clues, scavenger hunt items, trivia questions, and a pen. Teams of up to 6 will compete against each other, scrambling to take pictures of designated items and collect various clues along the way.
NEW! Nova Guides is offering entry level archery instruction as a new program this summer! Due to the popular request for a shooting activity Nova Guides decided archery would be a great experience to share with you, our guests. You can join our certified instructor to learn technique, stance, proper draw, sighting and release, safety, and target practice. This activity will begin with a recurved long bow with finger grips attached to the string, arm guards, and arrows. Once you have mastered the basics and can hit the target we will have fun games to take your shot to the next level!
Archery is a unique mountain experience that’s popularity as a recreational activity is growing in the United States. Combine this activity with an ATV tour or Fly Fishing for a fun packed summer day!