Beaver Creek lift open daily Saturday |

Beaver Creek lift open daily Saturday

Vail Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

BEAVER CREEK – Summertime at Beaver Creek shifts into high gear this weekend, with a variety of activities and events.

Daily scenic lift rides get underway Saturday, along with the opening of the Beaver Creek Hiking Center. Beaver Creek Kids Day Camp is open featuring horseback riding, visiting the Matawin Teepee Village, and arts and crafts. At the new Summer Adventure Center, located on the Starbucks level of Beaver Creek Village, guests can purchase scenic chairlift ride tickets, check-in for hiking, make reservations for horseback riding, purchase bike rentals and more. To contact the Summer Adventure Center, dial (970) 754-5200.

The Centennial Express Chairlift will be open daily Saturday through Sept. 6, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weather permitting. Kids 12 and younger ride for free when accompanied by one paying adult (up to three children per adult). Spruce Saddle Restaurant at the top of the lift also is open. The Lift and Lunch Ticket offer features a scenic chairlift ride complete with lunch for $27.

For children ages five to 13, the Kids Day Camp is a licensed day camp featuring age-appropriate activities on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Children ages five to seven participate in face painting, pony rides, panning for gold, sports and martial arts. Kids ages eight to 13 experience a changing schedule of challenging activities led by counselors and guides with activities including canoeing, archery, kayaking, swimming and hiking. The Five Star program features rafting, jeep tours, alpine slide, rock climbing, horseback riding and swimming for ages five to 13.

For complete details on all of the activities and events taking place at Beaver Creek this summer, visit

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