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    Scenic Motorcycle Rides in Colorado (near Vail)

    Welcome to ThinkVail! We hope you find this article about Scenic Motorcycle Rides in Colorado helpful. Motorcycling in Colorado is a demanding, but amazing adventure. Most every road in the area boasts steep grades and tight curves and many require skill and attention at all times. Throw into the mix, jaw-dropping scenery, huge elevation gains, tons of wildlife and unpredictable weather conditions (including snow in July) and you’ll see why there is never a dull moment driving in the high country.

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    10 High Altitude Plants for Colorado-Best for Mountain Gardens

    Welcome to ThinkVail – We hope you find this article about the Best High Altitude Plants for Colorado helpful. Growing almost anything in the mountains can be challenging. Gardeners in Vail, Colorado and in any mountain town must battle intense sun, a short growing season, little rain, deer, rabbits and less oxygen than at sea level, all make growing plants at elevation, a seemingly impossible task.

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    The Best RV Parks in Vail CO

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about RV Parks in Vail, CO helpful. Whether you’re planning a long trip or just getting away from it all for the weekend, an RV camping experience to the Vail valley is the perfect escape.  Without the hassle of tents and cumbersome camping gear, you can basically sleep with all the comforts of home. Your RV is the perfect basecamp for Colorado adventures like rafting, horseback riding and hiking in the summer, skiing and snowmobiling in the winter or leaf peeping in the autumn.

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    White Water Rafting Vail CO

    Colorado is home to some of the best white water rafting in the world. And the Vail area offers an amazing variety of rafting adventures, from friendly-family float trips that lazily meander through scenic canyons to adrenaline pumping, big water river carnage. White water rafting in Vail, CO is second to none.

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    Vail Valley Disc Golf Courses & Tournaments

    Disc golf is a popular activity that seems like it was custom-made for the Colorado mountains.  Vail Valley disc golf  courses get you outdoors on beautiful, natural courses, hiking from hole to hole, with a quiver of lightweight discs.  You will enjoy breathtaking scenery and lovely weather while trying to avoid obstacles like trees, rocks and rivers to sink the disc into the target. These disc golf courses are the perfect destination for the outdoor enthusiasts looking to have fun.

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    Where to Play Pickleball in Vail Colorado

    Welcome to ThinkVail! We hope you find this article about where to play pickleball in Vail, Colorado helpful. Pickleball is the fun, popular, new racquet sport that is taking Colorado, and the rest of the country by storm. It is one of the fastest growing sports in North America and everybody is giving it a try.

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    Best Places to Picnic in the Vail Valley

    The long, snowy days of winter have passed and summer begins to beckon. It’s time to grab the picnic basket, a bottle of wine, some delicious snacks, cheese, crackers, sandwiches, fresh fruit and any other must-have items and go off into nature to enjoy a big, beautiful picnic with the people you love.

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    Vail Area Golf Courses-Links on High

    Welcome to the Vail Valley and to high altitude golfing at its best!. The elevation of the Vail Valley ranges from East Vail at 8,200 ft. in elevation to Gypsum at 6,300 ft. in elevation and includes summit courses that top out at 9,200 ft in elevation. We are up certainly there in elevation, and it will affect your game, but mostly for the better.

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    Vail Mountain Biking Trails

    There are a TON of amazing Vail mountain biking trails in the Vail Valley. From the iconic single track trails of Vail Mountain and Beaver Creek to the hidden gems of Minturn and Eagle Vail and the new mountain bike utopia of Eagle, Colorado. Bike riding is the perfect way to explore the new areas. It combines speed and a sense of adventure with the ability to go further and faster than you can just walking or hiking.

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    Ice Climbing Vail Colorado

    Ice Climbing in Vail, Colorado is a combination of pure ice climbing and mixed climbing which means a combination of ice and rock. Luckily, for those who love to hug ice, East Vail has a tremendous amount of challenging single pitch, mixed/ice climbing and it is all easily accessible, and in most cases, visible right from the road.