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Wonderful place to visit. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience and can't wait to return. Loved the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Jean W
Tampa, Florida, United States
Best resort ever

We’ve been going to Beaver Creek since 1986 when we first learned to ski. The ski school is... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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One of the premier ski areas in the world, Vail and Beaver Creek offer excellent skiing and many other attractions.
Vail, CO 81658
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Apparently when you auto-renew your Epic Local Pass, you're really signing your life away. This piece of crap business will not let you cancel your pass for ANY reason. I can't afford my pass this year, tried to downgrade - apparently I was only able...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Wonderful place to visit. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience and can't wait to return. Loved the rodeo, ballet and the jazz. Always something interesting to do and see. Great restaurants.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve been going to Beaver Creek since 1986 when we first learned to ski. The ski school is excellent and three generations of our family have learned to ski there.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stayed in a private home on the resort and visited both villages; Beaver Creek and Vail. Beaver creek is smaller and more intimate setting. Something for everyone at both of these resort villages. BC is smaller of two, so you can see the whole village...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank M B
Reviewed 25 July 2018

These resorts are by far my favorites! Skiing / boarding for every skill level from beginner to expert. The restaurants and shopping leaves one wanting for nothing. Also, there is plenty of other activities for those that may not care to ski....dog sledding, sleigh rides...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Suzan C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Machines worked for two days and created a monster half pipe out of ice and snow for the WInter Olympic Qualifications. Its a lovely place to visit summer or winter, but winter is when it's really a buzzing community.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JD N Monique T
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Stayed in a private home in BC but made many trips to the Village. The atmosphere is family friendly and things are well marked except the public parking. Flowers are everywhere & are meticulously cared for. Of course, prices are high ($6.50 for a dip...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I must say traveling with a teenager isn’t always easy! We had a two week trip and her favorite thing was The Beaver Creek Rodeo! Family friendly event from 2 years old - 92 years old! We all laughed, cheered, smiled and clapped! There was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

We had the complete opposite experience. It was fun, families all out having fun and we thought the announcers were funny.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We stayed in a townhome with a private hot tub in Buckhorn up the mountain from the Ritz-Carlton in Bachelor Gulch. Breathtaking views, close to skiing in winter and great hikes in the summer, this place was the perfect spot to start every day with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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15 November 2018|
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Response from mckenzi | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Vail is amazing! Great shops great restaurants. A must do!
Bo C
15 August 2018|
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Response from froedad | Reviewed this property |
Wait until you get to Colorado for the outer layers. You can probably buy your base layers online at better prices. If driving up from Denver, you may try the Outlets at Silverthorne (about 45 minutes from Vail on I70... More