Local Attractions

From golf courses and state parks to hot springs and adventure parks, our unique location in the valley allows you to enjoy the best of Colorado living without wandering far from your doorstep. Additionally, we have a unique mix of casual and fine dining restaurants close by, as well as a range of performing arts centers.

If you want to spend a sunny day outdoors and enjoy a few rounds of golf, you can take your pick between Beaver Creek Golf Club, EagleVail Golf Club, and many others. For miles of hiking trails, plan a day trip to Sylvan Lake State Park. There are also many hot springs in the county including Radium Hot Spring, Dotsero Warm Springs, and Iron Mountain Hot Springs. For fun summer and winter activities, consider a trip to Frisco Adventure Park, where you can go biking, play disc golf, or go tubing and skiing.

Once you’ve worked up an appetite, get some fuel at casual restaurants like Ticino, Pho 20, or Southside Benderz. If you’re celebrating a special occasion, local fine dining favorites include Mirabelle at Beaver Creek, Grouse Mountain Grill, and Splendido at The Chateau.

After dinner, cap off the evening with a concert or comedy show at venues like the Vilar Performing Arts Center or the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. Many exciting festivals are also hosted near Avon including the Vail Dance Festival.

No matter what your unique interests are, there’s always something exciting happening locally in Avon, Colorado. To learn more about our community, give us a call today!

Sylvan Lake State Park

Sylvan Lake State Park is a Colorado state park located in Eagle County, 10 miles south of Eagle, Colorado. The 1,548-acre park established in 1987 and surrounded by the White River National Forest includes a 42-acre lake and 1.5 miles of trails.

  • 10200 Brush Creek Rd
    Eagle, CO 81631
  • (970) 328-2021

Walking Mountains Science Center

Walking Mountains Science Center provides locals and visitors of all ages with opportunities to explore nature, gain a scientific understanding, and learn about the many wonders of our mountain environment through natural science and sustainability programs.

  • 318 Walking Mountains Ln
    Avon, CO 81620
  • (970) 827-9725

Beaver Creek Resort

Sizable ski resort with multiple mountains, 3 terrain parks, lodging, cross-country trails & events.

  • 210 Beaver Creek Plaza
    Beaver Creek, CO 81620
  • (970) 754-4636