Vail has many activities to make children smile, on and off the slopes. Here are a few:
SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Vail Resorts prides itself on being one of the best snow sports schools in the world, especially when it comes to kids. They offer age-specific classes and private lessons that include on-mountain activities such as ecology education.
When is a child ready for ski school? Three years old and potty-trained is the rule.
Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory in Vail Village is a savory and visual treat, with over 400 kinds of sweets, specialty toys and stuffed animals.
Craving a cupcake? Mountain Cupcakes in Vail Village has everything from salted caramel to lavender macaroon creations. Cook up your own ice cream concoction at Sundae Ice Cream across from the Transportation Center in Vail Village.
Want to shop for toys? Find Toy Store, located on Bridge Street in Vail Village.