Kid Friendly Summer Activities

4098 CO-131, Wolcott, CO
81655

Our special location is built upon a rich western heritage born on the high plains and mountain peaks of the state’s historic past. It is here on the valley floor of the Eagle River basin that we invite you to relax and breathe in the natural resources that will help create memories for a lifetime. We have set our expectations high to ensure you’re able to enjoy all that 4 Eagle Ranch has to offer.

http://4eagleranch.com/
Above and Beyond 4×4 Guides
4098 CO-131
Wolcott, CO 81655

Above & Beyond Guides is a Jeep and ATV Tour Company that operates out of the Vail and Beaver Creek, Colorado areas. All we do is fourwheeling and the Backcountry is our office. Everyday of the summer we try to enjoy the outdoors and all the incredible sites to be seen. We are located at beautiful 4 Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO. A short drive from the Vail and Beaver Creek, CO areas. All of the pictures on the website are of us, our home, and some of the local characters out at the ranch. Come along with us on a tour you will never forget!

http://www.aboveandbeyond4x4guides.com/
970-390-JEEP(5337)
4 MacDonald St, Eagle, CO
81631

Welcome – to the magical realm of Camelot Balloons. We specialize in year-round hot air balloon tours above the beautiful Eagle River Valley – home of the world famous Colorado resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek and Bachelor Gulch. Our hot air balloon flights are surrounded by brilliant blue skies and breath catching Rocky Mountain Vistas.
It’s what vacation legends and enchanting memories are made of….

http://www.camelotballoons.com/
(970) 328-2290
Epic Discovery Summer Activities

GOLDEN EAGLE ZIPLINE

Take in the sights and sounds of Vail Mountain from a bird’s eye view on the Golden Eagle Zipline at the top of Eagle’s Nest. Soar, zip and swoosh to new heights with your friends on this 1,200 ft-long zipline!

Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 8 years old, 45-80″ tall, and weigh between 55 and 275lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, required for all activities.

 

GORE RANGE ADVENTURE COURSE

Put your strength and balance to the test as you explore challenging obstacle areas via ropes, bridges, logs and balance elements, all with a bird’s eye view of Vail’s surrounding mountain ranges!

Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 52″ tall and weigh at least 45-250lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

HOLY CROSS ADVENTURE COURSE

Put your strength and balance to the test as you explore challenging obstacle areas via ropes, bridges, logs and balance elements, all with a bird’s eye view of Vail’s surrounding mountain ranges!

Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 52″ tall and weigh at least 45-250lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

EAGLE’S NEST SUMMER TUBING

Grab a tube, hop a lift, get a rush! Adventurers young and old will love taking thrilling runs down the 550 ft-long tubing hill. Music entertains you the whole way down, while the Adventure Bahn carpet ride will take you back to the top.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 42″ tall and at least 7 years old. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

FOREST FLYER™

Speed is your friend as you fly through the forest on a raised alpine coaster! the Forest Flyer™ winds its way 3,400 feet down the mountain, following the natural contours of the landscape through the forest.

For guests who do not meet the height requirement for the Forest Flyer™ a free ride along ticket will be provided for a companion 16 years or older to accompany them as the driver.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must be at least 54″ tall to ride alone. For participants who are at least 3 years old and 38-54″ tall, a free ride along ticket will be provided for a companion 16 years or older to accompany them as the driver. Max. weight 330lbs. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

MOUNTAIN GOAT CLIMBING TOWER

Harness your inner adventure while scrambling up to new heights! Explore the nooks and crannies of the 25-ft tall climbing wall while taking in the views of the surrounding mountain ranges, all while safety strapped in. The climbing wall is designed with beginner to advanced climbers in mind, so there is fun for all ages and abilities.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must weigh between 45-250lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

BUNGEE TRAMPOLINE

Kids and adults can bounce, flip and soar skyward on this trampoline, all while safely harnessed to a series of bungee cords.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must weigh between 30-180lbs. Harness must fit properly.

 

LITTLE EAGLE ZIPLINE

The Little Eagle Zipline is a super fun, single-line, 200 foot-long zipline geared toward the littlest adventurers.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must weigh between 30 – 100lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

PINE CONE ADVENTURE COURSE

The Pine Cone Adventure Course is a kids-friendly, smaller version of Vail’s challenges courses, featuring easier-to-navigate ropes, bridges, logs and other kid-friendly obstacles closer to ground level for Vail’s younger guests.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must weigh between 30 – 100lbs. Harness must fit properly. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

MARMOT MINI TUBING

Grab a tube and glide down the mountain on a thrilling, adrenaline-fueled ride. The multi-lane tubing hill features two runs, and easy-access surface lift gets you back up top fast.

Activity Restrictions: Participants must weigh between 30 – 100lbs and at least 3 years old. Fully enclosed footwear, no heel straps, are required for all activities.

 

SCENIC GONDOLA TICKET

Enjoy magical views of the Gore Range while the Eagle Bahn Gondola whisks you up above 10,000 feet.

(970) 496-4910
Fly Fishing Outfitters
1060 W Beaver Creek Blvd
Avon, CO 81620

Since 1992 Fly Fishing Outfitters has been serving the Vail Valley. We are a locally owned and operated, year round, Orvis endorsed guide service and retail location in Avon (next to Agave). We are the only Orvis endorsed guide service in the Vail Valley and the two time winner of the Orvis Endorsed Outfitter of the Year. Our passion is connecting people with nature through fly fishing. We provide every client with a top notch experience whether they are a first time fisherman or have been fishing for years we will match them with a professional guide and guarantee a safe and fun day on the river. Our retail location provides all of the fishing gear that you need for fishing in Colorado and beyond.  Since becoming Orvis Endorsed Guides in 1992, Fly Fishing Outfitters has sought to provide unsurpassed customer satisfaction and has always set out to meet all the other high standards of excellence that Orvis, the world’s largest network of guides, has set forth. Our retail store and guide service was truly the first to be open year round and is the longest running in the area.  Fly Fishing Outfitters prides itself on attention to detail. We have completed over 12,000 trips, some as large as 800 people, and one of the most important reasons why we continue to succeed is that we care, both for our customers and our resource.

https://www.flyfishingoutfitters.net/
(970) 476-FISH
(970) 845-8090
(970) 845-0284
Lakota Guide ATV, Unimog, and Jeep Tours
411 Metcalf Rd.
Avon, CO 81620

Access Vail’s and the surrounding areas spectacular backcountry with our fun and knowledgeable guides who operate custom off road Jeeps.  See areas of Colorado spectacular Rocky Mountain Region come to life as you rock scramble to the top of remote, awe-inspiring overlooks. Whether you want a more technical, bumpy ride or a smooth, scenic ride, we have something for everyone. Our guides provide you with “inside info” on the natural history, folklore, geology, plant life, and local critters’ large and small that inhabit our landscape. We hope to create incredible memories for you to take home.

(970) 845-7238

Leadville was one of the world’s great mining camps.  Incredible wealth was generated in this two-mile-high city from gold, lead, silver, and zinc mining and smelting.  ‘Everyone’ came to Leadville, including Presidents Grant and Theodore Roosevelt.  Houdini, Oscar Wilde, Buffalo Bill Cody, and the Ziegfield Follies performed at the Tabor Opera House which still has tours of this 1879 structure.  Institutions such as the Guggenheims, the May Company, Marshall Fields, and Dow Jones, got their start in Leadville. Musical productions The Ballad of Baby Doe and the Unsinkable Mollie Brown were based on Leadville residents.  The world’s largest molybdenum deposit is still being mined nearby.

Mountain Wolf Jeep Adventure, Inc.
P.O. BOX 55
Vail, CO 81658

With Mountain Wolf Jeep Adventures you’ll learn the secrets of Colorado’s quiet places.  Your guide, Wolf, will teach you everything from the massive mountain ranges to the most intricate flowers.  Learn all about the local history, including stories of the American Indians who use to roam this beautiful land.  Here is what Mountain Wolf Jeep Adventures will provide.  Breathtaking photo opportunities in one of America’s most visually stunning regions.  An intimate introduction to high country wildlife, flora and fauna.  Every detail of your comfort and safety is carefully considered.  Be ready for the experience of a lifetime.

(970) 926 – WOLF (9653)
(970) 926-9512
Nova Guides ATV Tours
PO Box 2018
Vail, Colorado 81658

Enjoy the rich history of Camp Hale where the 10th Mountain Army Division trained, views of four different mountain ranges, and the Continental Divide on one of our guided ATV tours. Just 15 miles from Vail, our terrain offers glimpses of true Colorado backcountry.

Never ridden an ATV before?  Not to worry – no previous riding experience is necessary.  Our professional ATV guides will give you all of the proper safety instruction and operation lessons you will need and then you’re on your way!  ATVs, Four Wheelers, Quads – they all mean the same thing..FUN!  Bring your camera, because on a clear day you can see the two biggest peaks in Colorado, Mt. Elbert and Mt. Massive.

All guided ATV tours last two hours on the trail.  The morning and midday ATV tours include lunch at McAllister’s Grill, in our scenic lodge, at Camp Hale.  Choose a made-to-order lunch from our menu and enjoy it in the Lodge or on the deck surrounded by majestic mountain peaks.

(719) 486-2656
Nova Guides Fly Fishing
PO Box 2018
Vail, Colorado 81658

Enjoy a day at our Private Trout Lake nestled in the spectacular Pando Valley at Camp Hale just a short drive from Vail. Our lake has Rainbow trout of all sizes. If you are lucky, you can get the “Colorado Grand Slam” of 4 trout species: Rainbow, Brown, Brook, and Cutthroat in the Camp Hale basin. Nova Guides lake is fed by Watson Creek and natural springs. We always have water to fish when area rivers are blown out, to warm or too high to fish.  We require our guides to be used on our private water, and they will have all the gear you need.  Our lake is Catch & Release only.  Fly Fishing only.  Dry flies, nymphing, and streamer fishing all produce fish from our waters. We require single pinched or barbless hooks, no bait is allowed, and all trout are catch and release. If the weather turns inclement or you get hungry, you may enjoy lunch and refreshments at McAllister’s Grill in our Lodge at Camp Hale.  Want to learn to play fish better? Interested in learning specialty casts like double haul or spey? Love to fish Drys? Our Private water is the perfect place to perfect techniques in a relaxed, private environment that is loaded with trophy fish.  Private waters are only available with our fly fishing guides.  Our guides will supply the rods, tackle, and gear!  Nova Guides Professional Fly Fishing Guides are available to book for beginner or novice anglers.  A guided tour includes all necessary equipment, fishing rods, flies, waders, and transportation.  Guided guests have primary access to private water. We do not rent gear.

(719) 486-2656