Updated Spring 2019
Vail has launched a new idea of enjoying the mountains, without having the snow blanketing the ground. Epic Discovery is a summer mountain adventure at Breckenridge for all ages. Vail Resorts has created a family and eco-friendly place where you can come and enjoy the scenery and environment. It is a new way that families can experience all that the mountains have to offer. The idea is to learn about the surroundings while playing. It creates a great adventure.
The activities range from bouldering and rock climbing, to zip lines and a large observation deck in Horseshoe Bowl. Long and fast Alpine Slides and a Gold Run Coaster. The Kids' Adventure Zone includes bungee trampolines, panning for gems and gold, a human maze and mountain bike park.
With all this fun also comes an important relationship. Vail Resorts has teamed up with The Nature Conservancy, the leading conservation non-profit organization, to bring the educational side to the new adventures. This partnership should encourage families to learn about their natural surroundings. There will be learning stations integrated throughout the mountain, where the USFS Forest Rangers can share their passions about the mountain and wildlife. One percent of all revenue earned by the summer activities will be donated to the Nature Conservancy to be used to restore and maintain a healthy forest for future generations to enjoy.
We all love the mountains!
Visit www.epicdiscovery.com/breckenridge for more information.