From skiing and ice skating to shopping and spa days, Beaver Creek, Colorado has something for everyone, regardless of your speed. To take the stress out of vacation planning, use this winter vacation guide to Beaver Creek put together by locals who know the destination best. You’ll strike the perfect balance between downtime and “go” time too.
Here’s a taste from our sample Beaver Creek itinerary:
7:30am: Start your week off right with breakfast at The Terrace, located in The Charter at Beaver Creek. Insider Tip: Share some Challah French Toast for a decadent morning.
8:45am: Arrive at the children’s Ski School to get the little ones some lessons from world-class ski instructors. Then head to the Centennial Chairlift where you can take in incredible views from 10,200 feet up and hit the slopes.
12:30pm: When your stomachs start growling, meet everyone for lunch at the Umbrella Bar at the Red Tail Camp. Insider Tip: Order one of their Euro-inspired hot dogs.
3:30pm: After getting in a few more runs, ski back to the Village and take the kids over to the ice rink. Relax on the comfortable patio next to the fire pit while the kids skate around.
4:30pm: While the grandparents roast marshmallows with the kids, slip out for a hot stone massage at Spa Struck.
6:00pm: When everyone’s refreshed and ready, head back over to Black Diamond Bistro for dinner. Insider Tip: Order a few of the artisan pizzas to sample and share as a group.
8:00pm: For some after-dinner entertainment, check out the schedule at Vilar Performing Arts Center and catch a show. If the kids are itching to see the latest flick, head to Riverwalk Theatre in nearby Edwards.