Avon, Colorado is a dynamic year-round community
Town of Avon: Known as the “Heart of the Valley” for its geographic location, Avon is a great place for visitors to choose to stay. Whether skiing, hiking, paddling the Eagle River or enjoying a leisurely day in town, you’ll find that launching your mountain adventures from Falcon Point in Avon is easy and convenient.
Avon offers a small mountain town atmosphere with many amenities. The town serves as a gateway to the world-class Beaver Creek Resort and is eight miles west of world-famous Vail. Avon also offers a multitude of recreational opportunities, events, parks, open space and trails, and a mix of local and national shops and economical restaurants. It is small enough to walk around, but offers a free daily shuttle connecting the town to Beaver Creek Village as well as dining, and shopping hubs within city limits.
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Walking Mountain Science Center
From pre-k to gray enjoy opportunities to explore nature, gain a scientific understanding, and learn about the many wonders of our mountain environment through natural science and sustainability programs. Explore your curious nature with us! More Information
FIS Audi Birds of Prey World Cup
Beaver Creek Mountain is home to the formidable Birds of Prey racecourse, challenging an international roster of top athletes for one week of racing featuring Men's Alpine Ski Racing.
Beaver Creek Stables
Experience the beauty of a Beaver Creek summer on horseback.
Mini Golf & Par 3
Not into a full 18 holes? Try Willow Creek Par 3 course in Eagle-Vail or really go small and play a round of mini golf in Beaver Creek.
The Vail Valley is home to some world class fly fishing. Start up valley in the Gore Creek or make your down stream a little bit to the Eagle River. Bring your own reels and explore the wonders of these waters or enlist the services of the one of the valleys guides to help you land that trophy fish you have always dreamed about.
Beaver Creek Rodeo
The Beaver Creek Rodeo features the full line up of classic rodeo events – Bronc Riding, Team Roping, Barrel Racing and of course, Bull Riding! Get in on the rodeo action by signing up for the Calf Scramble, Mutton Bustin’ or Burro Racing. Bring the whole family for pony rides, face painting, and mechanical bull rides!
World Class Skiing
The primary feature from November until mid April is the world class skiing and snowboarding at Vail, Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead Mountains.
Jeep and ATV Tours
Numerous back country tours are available on designated trail systems throughout our area. Learn local history, view scenic wildflowers, mountain ranges and sunsets with several options to choose from. For the adventurous, rent your own ATV and explore alpine meadows, rushing brooks and spot wildlife.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
Try your hand at new craze of stand up paddle boarding. Guides will effectively teach stand up paddling techniques and river dynamics, as each paddler actively controls his or her board down river.
White Water Rafting
This is a prime, central location for white-water rafting trips. From family-friendly float trips on the Upper Colorado River to rip-roaring whitewater rapids in Brown's Canyon, guided tours are available on a variety of rivers including the Colorado River, Arkansas River and Eagle River.
The base of Beaver Creek mountain is packed full of fun for little ones from bungee jumping, rock wall climbing, panning for gems and mini golf!
The Town of Avon offers paved recreational paths around Nottingham Park, along the Eagle River, and throughout town. It also offers dirt single-tracks on the northwest side of town in the West Avon Preserve. The paved pathways and the dirt trails provide opportunities to walk, jog or bike while enjoying the town's mountain landscape. More Information
There are few places in the world where the game of golf can be played in such astounding natural beauty. Best yet, golfing at altitude means you're a drive away from one of the longest drives you'll ever hit. Public courses can be found in Vail, Eagle-Vail, Avon and Eagle.
Avon/Beaver Creek Signature Events
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The staff at Falcon Point is happy to assist our owners and guests in making reservations or setting up any activities you would like during their stays.
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