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Get ready for a mountain of summer fun ahead at Vail and Beaver Creek with lifts set to start turning again at the resorts on the following summer opening dates:

  • Vail – Friday, June 1 (weekend-only); Friday, June 8
  • Beaver Creek – Saturday, June 9 (weekend-only); Saturday, June 16


Vail Mountain begins full daily summer mountain operations on Friday, June 8. Summer is Vail’s best kept secret. From big time thrills like biking, hiking and rafting to world class concerts and events, Vail is a unique summer destination with adventure around every corner. Epic Discovery, the ultimate playground, provides a unique, connected, on-mountain summer experience for guests. This first-of-its-kind comprehensive on-mountain summer adventure features components such as zip lines, a rock climbing wall, an alpine coaster, wildlife trail exploration, and interactive, “learn-through-play” activities. Explore summer lodging and book your mountain escape in Vail, with rates as low as $139 per night. For more information visit www.vail.com.

Beaver Creek Resort begins full daily summer mountain operations on Saturday, June 16. Incomparable elegance and Rocky Mountain leisure at Beaver Creek Resort will spoil you for anywhere else. The intimate alpine village serves as an elegant retreat; upscale galleries, boutiques, and lodging grace its walkways. Luxury accommodations offer instant access to scenic chairlift rides, 50 miles of mountain bike and 62 miles of hiking trails, High Mountain Adventure 4×4 tours, horseback riding, rock climbing, swimming, whitewater rafting, kayaking, fly-fishing, golfing, tennis, famous rodeos, live music, fine dining, culinary and wine festivals, and more.  In addition, Beaver Creek’s schedule of summer events offers family-friendly fun throughout the Beaver Creek Village and on the mountain. Escape to an alpine getaway at Beaver Creek, with summer lodging rates starting at $169 a night. For more information visit www.beavercreek.com.