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Kimberly Nicoletti | Activities | December 10, 2017

Usually, bowling alleys echo with lofted balls and crashing pins. But at bol, classy purple hues illuminate icy-looking limestones walls in the sleek, white dining room which transforms into a high-energy dance floor on Friday and Saturday nights. A 60-foot-long bar snakes its way along several big-screen televisions, airing big games and huge air captured […]

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Katie Coakley | Activities |

It’s a commonly held opinion that bigger is better; in the case of biking in the winter, it’s undeniable. Fat bikes — off-road bicycles with oversized tires that allow you ride on soft, unstable terrain like snow — have moved past the “what is that?” stage and are here to stay. From dedicated cyclists who […]

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Brenda Himelfarb | Activities |

Nestled between Beaver Creek and Bachelor Gulch lies a piece of paradise known as McCoy Park. Its views of the Gore Range, Castle Peak, the Flat Tops Wilderness area and the north face of the New York Mountain in the Sawatch Range are breathtaking. The area is a wondrous playground for snowshoers and Nordic skiers […]

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Brenda Himelfarb | Activities | July 6, 2017

Used to be that kids spent almost every waking moment outdoors. From the time they played hopscotch on the sidewalk to playing baseball or, perhaps, building a fort, kids were outside getting dirty, getting scraped up – but having good old messy fun and loving every minute of it. Ahh, those were the days. These […]

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Brenda Himelfarb | Activities |

When it comes to the coolest kids’ race on the planet, the Kids Adventure Games can’t be beat. It’s a time when kids put down their phones, tablets and X-boxes to take part in an epic, adventure packed, fun-filled weekend for an experience of a lifetime. The games push kids further to do more than […]

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Katie Coakley | Activities , Summer |

Hear that? It’s the sweet sound of the skate park. Not just for skateboarders (bikers and scooters utilize it, too), skate parks are the alternate heart of a community. Riders of all ages congregate here to learn, hone their craft or simply hang out with friends and spectate. In the Vail Valley, there are now […]

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Heather Hower | Activities |

What started as a fun adventure, something to do in the summers when the mountain was closed, has become a lifelong passion for Jon Urbana—and thousands of young lacrosse players are winning as a result. Twenty-five years ago, Mark Foster, the father of one of young Jon’s friends, started a lacrosse (lax) team in Denver. […]

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Katie Coakley | Activities , Summer | July 5, 2017

Stand at the bottom of the Eagle Bahn Gondola in Lionshead and gaze upwards. You can’t see it, but perched at the top of the mountain is a world of adventure, just waiting to be explored. Known as Epic Discovery, the mountain coaster, rope courses, climbing wall, bungee trampoline and other activities give guests an […]

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Brenda Himelfarb | Activities , Dining , Dining and Nightlife | January 5, 2017

If you want to enjoy a truly unique Colorado experience why not hitch a ride on a sleigh or snowcat? Why not get cozy under a couple of blankets and let the star filled night sky light your way to a delicious meal? It’s a wonderful way to enjoy the kind of tranquil evening that […]

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Author | Activities , Activities , Blog | January 3, 2017

ARROWHEAD A wonderful family ski mountain just two miles west of Beaver Creek, Arrowhead can be accessed from Beaver Creek Mountain via the village- to-village interconnect. Lift Information: Lift opens at 8:30 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m. Ski School: Arranged through Beaver Creek at (970) 754-5300 or Grooming: Arrowhead has more than 90 […]

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