Winter Family Activities in Vail
Located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola (Lionshead), Adventure Ridge offers afternoon winter fun! From tubing to snowshoeing to ski biking, Adventure Ridge has an abundance of activities that will appeal to the whole family.
Ride through newly fallen snow and gain an opportunity to view wildlife such as deer, elk, and eagles during a winter horseback ride. Whether you are a beginner or looking for a more advanced tour, choose from a variety of ride times sure to meet your needs.
Visit the outdoor skating rink surrounded by glowing firepits at Vail Square in Lionshead Village. Dobson Ice Arena offers indoor skating year-round.
After a very successful summer season, Sage Outdoor Adventures is offering Segway tours in the winter! Whether you choose an unguided rental or a guided tour, the Segway is the greenest and most technologically advanced transportation in the world. At dusk, glide quietly through the snow covered streets and enjoy spectacular building and tree lights during the "Vail Lights" tour.
Tour Eagle County in a comfortable 4-wheel-drive vehicle. Your private naturalist guide will focus on your individual interests and introduce you to local hot spots to best view wildlife upclose. Regular winter sightings include elk, mule deer, bighorn sheep, bald eagles, golden eagles, and much more.