As the snow melts from winter, Vail transforms into a spectacular summer destination. Vail’s fresh air, rugged beauty and charming pedestrian village await visitors. Discover a quaint mountain town where outdoor activities abound and the cultural arts flourish. This summer guests can experience the Vail Jazz Festival, Vail International Festival of Dance, BRAVO! Vail Valley Music Festival, as well as outdoor pursuits like Mountain Divas and the Teva Mountain Games. Stroll along Gore Creek or explore hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails amidst the backdrop of the picturesque Gore Range. This ideal Rocky Mountain headquarters is located in the center of Colorado, less than a two-hour drive from Denver.