Town of Avon
Follow the soothing ebb and flow of the Eagle River through the Town of Avon and discover a community of friendly locals and part-time residents sharing in a wealth of year-round recreation, shopping, dining and transportation from this central location within the Vail Valley. Convenient for pedestrian traffic, Avon offers all the national retail comforts of home, mixed in with locally-owned boutiques, upscale and casual dining options, open space, parks and bike trails all within a five-mile radius.
If value and convenience are high on your list of travel requirements, make Avon your home base. Getting to Beaver Creek Mountain is easy with the free in-town bus, resort shuttles or the Riverfront Express Gondola. The high-speed gondola escorts you directly to Beaver Creek Landing where you can access rentals at Beaver Creek Sports, a ticket office, a shuttle to Beaver Creek Village or skiing in Bachelor Gulch with the Lower Beaver Creek Express chairlift.
Never a dull moment, Avon touts a vibrant list of seasonal events to augment Beaver Creek Resort’s exciting schedule, including Salute to the USA, a 4th of July celebration featuring the largest fireworks display in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, the Triple Bypass Bicycle Tour and the XTERRA Triathlon. When you feel like getting dust on your boots, cowboy up and head over to the Beaver Creek Rodeo for an authentic western good time.
Nottingham Park and the Avon Recreation Center are central to summertime fun in Avon. The park offers paddle boats, stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, fishing, playgrounds, volleyball courts and covered picnic areas to play all day. The Rec Center touts a 140-foot waterslide, a lazy river and elaborate kiddie pool, lap swimming, workout facilities, yoga, Pilates and indoor racquet courts.
For value and the convenience of a centralized location to Beaver Creek Resort and Vail Valley recreation, book your stay in the Town of Avon.