Welcome to Vail, Colorado Where Mountain Life Means Mountain Biking
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Fabulous road rides, epic trails, scenic cruises. Vail is the perfect place to explore on two wheels.
When you come to Vail in the summer, you are stepping into world class mountain biking and road biking territory. Our trails are some of the best in the country, but best doesn’t have to mean difficult. Vail mountain biking trails run the gamut from paved, level and leisurely to steep, breakneck and downhill.
Whatever your biking inclination we can get you on a bike and out into Vail and the surrounding area.
Bike Rentals in Vail Give Easy Access to Beautiful Trails
No matter what your skill level and experience, we have a trail for that! Most of our trails are accessible from the gondola with plenty of beginner and intermediate options. If you want to get out into the back country there are even more options. From a short playful trail ride to a daylong epic adventure, Vail has what you need: the perfect mountain bike ride for you.
Bike paths are the pathway to family fun.
If you are looking for some outdoor family recreation, there is no better way to enjoy Vail than to explore on a hybrid bike. From tooling around town to hopping on the bike path for lunch in Edwards, Bike Valet can get you and your family out and about.
Road riding brings you face to face with Colorado.
Experience the beauty that is Vail, Colorado first hand. Challenge your stamina against the terrain as you pedal over stunning mountain passes. Shuttles can take you to or from nearby destinations so you get the most out of your road biking experience.
Bike Valet has the bike you need, whether you want to test yourself climbing Vail’s legendary roads, enjoy hundred of miles of single track, or just cruise around town. With the best selection of demo bikes Vail has to offer, we’ll get you our fast to enjoy the valley on two wheels!
What kind of bike adventure to you want today?
With so much available for the two-wheel adventurer, you can have a new mountain biking experience every day.
Hybrid Bike Rentals
It’s all about comfort. Whether you are pedaling around town, taking the bike path from Vail Pass down into town, or even cruising between mountain towns, our hybrid bikes are built for touring. Upright seating allows for taking in the views and spotting the wildlife as you ride. The comfortable saddle and 24 speeds mean you and your family can ride longer in more comfort. And you won’t be saddle sore tomorrow, so you can do it all again.
Mountain Bike Rentals
Want to get off the pavement and feel the dirt under your wheels? Go into the back country or try out some of the exciting downhill trails accessible from the gondola and lifts. Whether it’s a short ride or an all-day epic adventure you crave, we have a bike for that. Whether you or you kids are just getting started mountain biking, or you’ve been doing this all your life, mountain biking in Vail will be an experience you will cherish long after you’ve headed home.
Off-road trails beckon no matter your skill level or experience
Beginner, intermediate and advanced trails with easy access mean a you can get off the beaten track and feel dirt under your wheels. Take your bike on the gondola, or lift, get off at any of the trail access points. Beginner and intermediate trails right off the lift. Gondola access brings fabulous trails right to your front wheel.
If you want a challenge, we are up to that.
We’ve hosted more world cup and world championship mountain biking races than anywhere else in the country. Vail County trails are some of the best cross country trails in the world. Trails up and down the Valley. Sets us apart.
Road Bike Rentals
This year we also offer road bike rentals, so you can see more of the Vail area or experience the surrounding mountains on two wheels.
One great road biking adventure is the famous Copper Triangle, also known as Leadville Loop. This 89-mile loop departs from Vail, taking you through Minturn, Leadville, Copper. You’ll go over Fremont Pass and Vail Pass and climb Battle Mountain. Come in and talk to our experienced staff to get the scoop about this classic Colorado ride and other great road rides around Vail.
Gears dropping? Chain stretched? Brakes squealing? If you need your bike tuned up before your next adventure, we can service your bike to get it repaired and ready to ride. Don’t miss a day in the saddle.
Vail Valley Scenic Bike Rides
Hitch a ride up Vail pass and coast down into the scenic
Vail Valley with our Vail Pass Shuttle.
Enjoy 15.6 miles of mostly downhill gliding past epic vistas, beaver ponds and Gore Creek.
Take advantage of Bike Valet’s guided or unguided bike shuttles and tours to see more of the area surrounding Vail. Our complimentary maps and well-marked trails make it easy to find where you want to go – and easy to find your way back.
FRISCO TO VAIL TEN MILE BIKE TOUR
Vail to Frisco Colorado Is a beautiful downhill glide into scenic Frisco Colorado. The ride is a paved path trail from the top of Vail Pass to Copper Mountain ski area and east through Tenmile Canyon for 6 miles to Frisco.
Take the ride, get some lunch and we’ll pick you up and bring you back to Vail.
GLENWOOD CANYON BIKE PATH
The Glenwood Canyon Recreation Trail provides easy access to Glenwood Canyon and the Colorado River, making these natural wonders ideal for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy. This tour offers endless opportunities to explore on bike or by foot.
Bike Valet rents bikes and provides drop-off services so riders only have to ride in one direction. The trip leaves daily at 9:30 am.
Vail Pass Shuttle
We take you and your bike up to the top of Vail Pass. From here a paved bike path takes you on a rolling, mostly downhill cruise back into town. Before you get started, pause for a moment to enjoy being on the top of the world. At over 10,000 feet in elevation, Vail Pass is one of the highest paved passes in Colorado. From here you can see the Gore Mounatin Range with Elk Mountain to the southwest and Keller Mountain to the southest. The parking area has picnic tables so you can eat lunch before your ride, or you can stop along the way at any of a number of pull offs to rest, recreate or for a snack. There is a minimum of 2 people per shuttle ride.
Shuttle with bike rental $60/person
Shuttle only $30/person
Shuttle Pick-up in Minturn or Edwards
Hop on the bike path in Vail and head down to Edwards or Minturn for a morning at the Farmer’s Market or lunch and an afternoon of exploring our one of our quaint nearby mountain towns. You and the family can take the smooth and well-marked bike path down, and because we pick you up, you have to hoof it back up the mountain. The best of both worlds for family-friendly fun! Minimum of two people per shuttle, please.