Beaver Creek is a large ski resort operated by same the owners of Vail and several other ski resorts. There’s great skiing and that’s only part of a stay here. Beaver Creek has everything you would expect from an upscale ski resort. Fine dining, boutiques and lots of activities. There are 3 separate villages as well as two small towns nearby. There is lodging and free shuttles in all the villages. The towns of Avon and Edwards have some economical lodging options and their own restaurants and shops. Beaver Creek is a popular chose for those wanting a resort with all the amenities.


Location Beaver Creek is located in central Colorado near the town of Avon. It is 109 miles from Denver.
Airports Vail/Eagle Airport- 28 miles
Denver International Airport- 132 miles
Season Length November to April (typical length, depending on weather)
Hours 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Mountain Info

Acres 1815
Base Elevation 8100 ft
Summit Elevation 11,440 ft
Vertical Rise 3340 ft
Avg. Annual Snowfall 325 in
Lessons Yes
Rentals Yes
Terrain Park Yes – 3
Snowcat Skiing No
Cross Country Skiing Yes
Night Skiing No


Trails 149
Longest Run 2.75 Miles
Terrain Beginner Terrain 19%
Intermediate Terrain 43%
Advanced/Expert Terrain 38%
Lifts Number of Lifts 25
Gondolas 2
High-Speed Quads 11
Triple Chair 2
Double Chair 2


Amenities Full scale resort amenities
Trail Map Link Beaver Creek Trail Map


Ski Town There is a ski village atmosphere. There are three villages and two small towns close by.
Summer Beaver Creek is also a full summer resort. There’s hiking nearby, biking on the mountain, 3 golf courses in the area and festivals and events throughout the summer. There are many other nearby activities to enjoy.


What are you interested in? Explore some of the best tips from around the city from our partners and friends.