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Vail Family Fun Hot Spots

Enjoy a few hours or a full day of fun at any of these family fun centers.  Most Family Hot Spots are located just a short drive from your vacation lodging but offer endless opportunity for family fun in summer and winter. From family-friendly hiking and biking opportunities, to countless ski school packages in the winter, thrill rides and water parks to cultural events for the whole family and everything in between, this is a perfect place to enjoy a vacation for kids and adults of all ages.


Enjoy a few hours or a full day of fun at any of these family fun centers.  Most Family Hot Spots are located just a short drive from your vacation lodging but offer endless opportunity for …

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Featured Family Fun Hot Spots

Colorado River Guides

"Let our family take your family down the river."

The last of the mom & pops outfits, Colorado River Guides takes great pride in offering raft trips designed to keep the whole family laughing and … Read More

Horse Mountain Ranch in Wolcott, CO (970) 653-1001
Explore: Family Fun | Family Fun Hot Spots | Wolcott, CO

4 Eagle Ranch

Offering a wide variety of winter activities

Homesteaded in the 1880s and situated in a secluded valley setting just 30 minutes from Vail and Beaver Creek, 4 Eagle Ranch offers tons of fun for … Read More

4Eagle Ranch in Wolcott, CO (970) 926-3372
Explore: Family Fun | Family Fun Hot Spots | Wolcott, CO

Family Fun Hot Spots

Adventure Ridge

Family fun at Adventure Ridge

Play in the afternoon and well into the night at Adventure Ridge with ski bikes, kids' snowmobile track, a slippery slope of rip-roaring tubing lanes … Read More

Mid Vail, Vail Mountain Lionshead, CO (970) 754-8245
Explore: Family Fun | Family Fun Hot Spots

Imagination Station

The perfect place for hands-on fun!

Providing a fun learning environment for local and visiting children ages 2-12 and their families. The Imagination Station, a thoughtful play space, … Read More

675 Lionshead Place Lionshead, CO (970) 479-2292
Explore: Family Fun | Family Fun Hot Spots

Avon Recreation Center

Bring the whole family to the Avon Rec Center!

Exercise on state-of-the-art Paramount strength equipment and TechnoGym treadmills and ellipticals. We also feature Free Motion Incline Trainers, … Read More

90 Lake Street Avon, CO (970) 748-4060
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Vail Gymnastic Center

The perfect place to bounce, tumble, and roll

Tumble, bounce, and cartwheel at the Vail Gymnastics Center, a state-of-the-art facility, which houses martial arts, trampoline, and gymnastics for … Read More

551 North Frontage Rd W Lionshead, CO (970) 479-2287
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4 Eagle Ranch

Fun for the whole family!

Entertaining families visiting the Vail Valley for over 20 years in our private Ranch setting. We're 20 minutes from Beaver Creek and 25 minutes from … Read More

4098 Colorado 131 Wolcott, CO (970) 926-3372
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Back Bowl

The most incredible bowling alley you've ever seen

The award-winning Back Bowl Family Entertainment Center in Eagle is a complete entertainment facility offering 20 state-of-the-art, computerized … Read More

50 Chambers Avenue Eagle, CO (970) 328-BOWL
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Bearcat Stables

Fun for the whole family in the Vail Valley area.

Enjoy the company of a knowledgable guide who will share with you the history of the land through which you ride. Catch glimpses of deer and elk in … Read More

2701 Squaw Creek Road Cordillera, CO (970) 926-1578
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National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum

People, heritage and legendary tales of mining

Learn about mining's colorful history with exciting exhibits for the whole family. Explore realistic walk-through replicas of an underground mine and … Read More

120 W. 9th St. Leadville, CO (719) 486-1229
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Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

A truly unique mountain-top, family adventure
Take winter fun to hew heights with Winter on the Mountain!
Ride the scenic tram to experience Winter on the Mountain, offering a host of holiday-themed activities for kids of all ages. Experience Colorado's … Read More

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road Glenwood Springs, CO (800) 530-1635
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A.J. Brink Outfitters

So much to do for the WHOLE family!

Perfect for the whole family, offering a variety of horseback rides, including half and full-day rides complete with an authentic high-country … Read More

3406 Sweetwater Rd Gypsum, CO (970) 524-7344
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Vail Village, CO (970) 476-5300


Vail Village, CO (800) 833-1729

Vail Nature Center

Vail Village, CO (970) 827-9725

Toy Store

Vail Village, CO (970) 476-4731

Walking Mountains Science Center

Avon, CO (970) 827-9725

Mount Princeton Hot Springs

Nathrop, CO (719) 395-2447