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Vail Recreation Path

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Address: Vail, CO
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This seven-mile, paved path meanders through alpine fields, aspen groves...

This seven-mile, paved path meanders through alpine fields, aspen groves and Vail's picturesque villages.

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Great, easy fun

Great easy fun bike path that meanders it way along the Vail golf course and through Vail. Good for bikers, joggers, walkers.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
exptraveller2014
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Vail, Colorado
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Vail, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great easy fun bike path that meanders it way along the Vail golf course and through Vail. Good for bikers, joggers, walkers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vail and all of its nearby places are great for all types of sports (biking, walking or jogging) while enjoying terrific views.

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Thank Edgardo M
Centennial, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

My husband and I spent a beautiful fall weekend in Copper Mountain in September and rode this path several times. The trail is very well maintained and even though you are near the highway, the way it is situated most of the time you feel like you are out in the wilderness. It is a very beautiful ride and you... More 

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Knoxville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Biking on the recreation path is a very fun experience on a sunny fall day, and also is like a parade of homes, as you pass the beautiful architecture Vail Valley.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We hired bikes from Vail and first off all rode towards Lionshead. However, I would recommend going the other way as it is much more beautiful and wild.

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Philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The path is just as wonderful as people describe. We rented bikes, including a tandem bike for our 4 year old, from Lions Village and began out journey from there. What I wish I knew beforehand and will share so others know is that you can plan a half or full day that really caters to kids. There are 3... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Vail Recreational Path is to be enjoyed by all. Beauty all around for you to enjoy. Take pictures, smell the great outdoors, and say to a friendly fellow walker.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Absolutely beautiful. How can you go wrong, passing creeks, with benches to sit and gaze and ponder, giant, majestic pines, and possible Moose sightings? Just Heaven!

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leics. UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

During our 2 week stay we walked this path there & back from West Vail over 10 times. It is gorgeous.

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Keene
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Used this path during our 17-mile bike ride down from Vail Pass. Well-maintained and easy to use. Loved the scenery from the path.

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