Kids Adventure Games

The Kids Adventure Games offers kids ages six through 14 an opportunity to experience the thrill of adventure racing while they learn teamwork skills, have fun and build confidence in a one-of-a-kind outdoor experience created just for them. During the race, teams of two work together to navigate a variety of sports and problem-solving challenges, including ziplines, a Tarzan rope, cargo nets, river tubing, mud pits, mountain biking, trekking and more. The 2015 event takes place Aug. 6-9 will feature three full days of racing for beginners (ages six to nine), intermediates (ages six to 11) and experts (ages 10 to 14); a free Family Adventure Expo with activities like a climbing wall, Cave of Confusion and the chance to meet Vail Avalanche Rescue Dogs; Family Mud Run and optional skills clinics for race participants. Registration will open in March 2015. For details, visit

Clark Family Orchards - journey to the Vail Farmers Market

People flock to the Clark Family Orchards tent at the Vail's Farmers Market every Sunday for their incredible peaches and produce. We went to their orchard in Palisade to find out more about the family - who have been growing peaches in Palisade for 6 consecutive generations - as well as what it takes to get the peach from the tree to Vail.

Vail Summer: the Vail International Dance Festival

World-class dancers from multiple disciplines perform in Vail, Colorado's beautiful Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater July 27 - Aug. 10, 2015.

Summer Day Camps for Kids in Vail, Colorado

Whether you and the family are here for a few days or the whole summer, your kids will love the Day Camps in Vail! With specialized classes for preschoolers to 13-year-olds, there's something for every kid.

Vail Summer: Mountain biking on Vail Mountain's Grand Traverse trail

Vail, Colorado's iconic ski runs become a cross country and down hill mountain biker's dream in summer. Grand Traverse Trail is the perfect trail for Vail winter lovers curious to see what their favorite views look like in summer - nothing like riding through the forest only to have the trail open up to green, rolling slopes with endless views of Vail's Back Bowls and Mount of the Holy Cross.

GoPro Mountain Games

June 4 - 7: The country's largest celebration of mountain sport and lifestyle comes back to Vail.

Summer in Vail, Colorado Vail, CO.

"There's a saying in come for the winter but you stay for the summer".

The largest ski resort in North America becomes an outdoor playground in summer with mountain biking, yoga, hiking and more -- all in the midst of the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Colorado.

Music: "Summerlong" by Xylos

9-year-old Jack Tears Up Vail skate Parks

Want to see a future pro-athlete in the making? Check out Jack, who already ollies higher than he stands at 3'10".

Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival 2012

In 2012 the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival celebrated its 25th season.

Colorado's Biggest Farmers Market

Vail's Farmers Market is more than just a place to pick up the freshest produce from local farmers - it's an event to enjoy with your whole family. See: kid friendly mechanical bull.