You can make yourself at home in the condos of Townsend Place, cozying up by the wood-burning fireplace or relaxing in the outdoor hot tub. Vail's many hiking trails are easily accessible—take to the scenic Eagle's Loop trail for views of Mount of the Holy Cross.
Full kitchen with microwave, refrigerator, stove, and oven
Why visit now: Bravo! Vail, named one of the top classical music festivals in the country by NPR, runs June 27–August 2.
Enjoy the view: Private balconies and patios overlook the Rocky Mountains and surrounding forests.
Embrace adventure: Play a round of mini golf, jump on the bungee tramp, or test your endurance on the climbing wall.
Beaver Creek, Colorado: Year-Round Adventure in the Colorado Rockies
Set among ponderosas and snowcapped mountain peaks, Beaver Creek is a small resort town in the Colorado Rockies with year-round adventure. It's a popular skiing destination from November to April, with 150 runs that cater to multiple skill levels. In the warmer months, you can scale the resort's lofty peaks on guided hiking excursions, golf on an 18-hole course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and fly fish in mountain streams. The town also hosts numerous music, food, and wine festivals throughout the summer. A 10-minute drive from Beaver Creek, the 2.3-million-acre White River National Forest abounds with additional recreational opportunities and local wildlife.
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