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 Beaver-Creek-Ski-Resort-LogoIf you are heading out west for vacation and are looking for a hidden gem, then come check out Beaver Creek. This is one place you will find yourself not wanting to leave. There are endless amounts of activities to do all year round. Below you will find some of our favorite reasons why we all love Beaver Creek as much as we do! So check it out! 

Free Cookies 

After a long enjoyable day of skiing, come enjoy freshly baked chocolate chip cookies at the base of the Centennial Lift. At 3 pm from November- April there will be Vail employees with the famous chef hats handing out these little pieces of heaven! Make sure to get down there on time, before they run out! 

No Crowds 

One amazing little secret that Beaver Creek is known for is the lack of crowds. Not having to wait in lift lines can make your day that much better! There is something offered for every level skier at Beaver Creek, from beginner green runs to expert terrain. Don’t miss out! 


A fairly new addition to the mountain is the fascinating chairlift/gondola, located at the base of Beaver Creek. This lift is called the Centennial Lift; it is a 6 person chairlift as well as a gondola. For those who prefer to sit inside a gondola up or down the mountain you now have that luxury! It is definitely one unique feature to this mountain.  

Beaver-Run-ResortFree Dial-A-Ride 

There is no need to rent a car! Once you arrive at the Denver Airport, the luxury shuttle service called Peak 1 Express can pick you up and bring you to your lodging in Beaver Creek. Once you arrive there is a FREE shuttle service that will pick up and drop off where ever need be inside the Beaver Creek/Bachelor Gulch Gates. Just call (970)949-1939! 

Mountain Welcome Tours 

New to the mountain? Well, no need to worry! There is a guided 2-hour terrain tour of Beaver Creek Mountain. This is for intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. So come check out some of the locals favorite spots on the mountain! 

After hearing about a few of the things that makes Beaver Creek an amazing vacation destination, how could you not want to go? So, start planning for a the last little bit of Spring Skiing this year or get a head start for next years winter ski vacation! You won’t regret it!