Avon with its incredible scenic beauty is the “Heart of the Valley” in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. It is the most populated town in Eagle County and is located at the base of the Beaver Creek Resort and near Vail. This family friendly vacation spot is a great place to start your mountain adventure. The summer offers hiking and water sports and there is exhilarating skiing, old fashioned pond ice skating and other snow-oriented activities in the winter. Don’t miss the high-speed Riverfront Gondola Express, which makes Avon a convenient town to get around without a car! The Eagle River is a great place to fish, kayak, and raft. Avon has a 48-acre park, a 40,000 square foot recreational center, and a water park also to enjoy water sports. Discover unique shopping and restaurants in town. Make reservations for lodging at one of the inspected and approved bed and breakfasts in the Avon, CO area. Our local innkeepers look forward to hosting your Colorado vacation!