Fall is in the air!

And just when you thought Vail activities were slowing down.  Come out and enjoy Vail in a whole different way.

Adventure Ridge at the top of the Lionshead gondola will remain open daily until Labor Day (September 4).  After that, the gondolas in Lionshead and Vail Village will continue operations Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays until the last day of the season (October 1).  The Eagle Bahn gondola will be running 9:30 AM-6 PM on those days while Gondola One will run 9:30 AM-4PM.  Adventure Ridge will be open until October 1 on the same days that the gondola is running.  Bike hauls will continue through October 1 as well.  Adventure Ridge is currently offering a new pass for unlimited rides on the Forest Flyer Mountain Coaster: each day after 1PM, you can purchase a ticket for unlimited rides on the Coaster for $55 or for $75 you can include a scenic ride ticket for unlimited gondola rides.The Oktoberfests are beginning in just 3 weeks!

Oktoberfest in Lionshead is September 8,9 and 10.  Oktoberfest in Vail is September 15, 16 and 17.  Hours are 12 noon-10PM on Fridays and Saturdays and 12 noon-6PM on Sundays.  Come and enjoy music, German food and of course beer and/or soda.

Gore Creek Properties can offer you a 2-night stay so you can make the most of your short vacation.  Almost every property we manage is on the free shuttle bus route so you don’t need to think about parking your car in Vail or Lionshead.  Come out and enjoy!!!!


If you are a leaf lover (and who isn’t!) peak leaf viewing is HERE AND NOW FOR AT LEAST 2 WEEKS.  Come out to Vail and treat yourself to one of the most beautiful times and scenery of the year.  The mountains of Colorado are stunning and driving is easy.  Most restaurants are open, Adventure Ridge and almost all the activities at the top of the Lionshead gondola are operating Friday-Sunday from 9:30AM-6:00 PM until 10/1/17.  The Vail Farmers’ Market continues to operate on Sundays from 10AM-3PM until 10/1/17.  Conditions for hiking are perfect with cool mornings and comfortable afternoon weather. The mountain biking trails are in perfect condition. Road biking is also a wonderful sport to enjoy with little traffic to have to deal with.  Golf courses are still open at reduced rates. So come out and enjoy Vail before ski season is upon us. (Vail opens 11/17!!!!!)

Special events:

Taste of Vail Fall Food and Wine Classic Sept 21-24
Slow Fashion Vail Sept 22-24
Vail/Beaver Creek Restaurant Week Sept 29-Oct 8
Outlier Offroad Festival Sept 30-Oct 1
Vail Valley Soccer Cup Oct 6-8

Gore Creek Properties offers all of our properties at reduced rates now and there is a minimum of only 3 nights so plan a last minute trip out here.  You’ll be glad you did!