Things to Do in Vail in the Summer

Welcome to the winter wonderland at Manor Vail Lodge. Nestled in the heart of the stunning Colorado Rockies, Vail is a dream destination for winter enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers. With its world-class ski slopes, charming alpine village, and breathtaking natural beauty, Vail offers a plethora of exciting activities and experiences to make your winter getaway unforgettable. Whether you're a seasoned skier, a snowboarding enthusiast, or simply seeking cozy moments by the fireplace, Vail promises an enchanting winter escape like no other. Get ready to embrace the crisp mountain air, revel in the snowy landscapes, and indulge in a wide range of exhilarating pursuits that will leave you with cherished memories for years to come.



Epic Mountain Rentals offers all Manor Vail guests 20% off bike rentals. Book online and save or stop by the Vail location, your one-stop shop to secure all you’ll need for a successful biking trip. Epic Mountain staff can help you select the best bike for you based on price, age, terrain, and ability.

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Book a one-of-a-kind fly fishing experience with Vail Valley’s oldest fly fishing shop and most prominent guide service in the area at Gore Creek Fisherman. Gore Creek welcomes fishers of  all skill levels to catch some of the finest fish in the West.

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Explore Vail's endless hiking opportunities. Lace up your hiking boots and immerse yourself in the splendor of Vail’s great outdoors. Discover picturesque vistas, pristine alpine lakes, and serene forests as you traverse our well-marked trails. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or a nature enthusiast, Vail's mountain trails offer something for everyone. Stop by our front desk for recommendations.

Mountain Biking

Pedal along creeks, lakes, waterfalls, and even scenic, paved roads on Vail's 343 miles of mountain biking trails. You can even take the bike haul gondola to the top of Vail Mountain and cruise down.

Alpine Gardens

As the highest elevation botanical garden in North America at a stunning 8,200', the Alpine Gardens are nestled amidst  a majestic landscape.  Prepare to be captivated by the remarkable sights that await you at this extraordinary botanical gem.


Play on one of Colorado's most beautiful Golf Courses at the Vail Golf Club. Nestled at the base of the Gore Mountain Range, this 18-hole, par 71 experience is the Vail Valley’s most scenic and walkable course.

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Get out on the water and experience stand-up paddle boarding at Nottingham Lake in Avon. Fun awaits only 15 minutes away from the Lodge.

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Picnic in the Park

Nothing screams summer more than a picnic in the park. Stop by The Fitz in Manor Vail Lodge and pick up dinner to go.

Outdoor Pools

Experience our two outdoor heated pools and four hot tubs. Pool towels provided at both pools.

Little Free Library

Stop by our Little Free Library located on the bike path by the front entrance of Manor Vail Lodge. Either enjoy some reading by the pool, on your patio or our beautiful Golden Peak Gardens.

Village to Village

Explore all the shops, artwork, and scenery of both Vail Village and Lionshead. Immerse yourself in a shopper's paradise, with a plethora of unique boutiques and enticing shops to explore.

Manor Vail Spa

Nestled just moments away from Golden Peak in Vail, Colorado, Manor Vail Spa offers a haven for relaxation and rejuvenation of the mind, body, and spirit. Immerse yourself in the luxury of our outdoor pool and hot tubs, allowing the stresses of the day to melt away. For an added touch of serenity, unwind in our co-ed steam room and sauna. Experience true bliss at Manor Vail Spa.

Ford Park

Have a play-date in the park. Experiene Vail's beautiful custom playground for kids offering unique slides, climbing features and swings. Located across the bridge from Manor Vail Lodge.