The country’s largest mountain sport competition is scheduled to be held June 5th – 8th 2014. This celebration of mountain lifestyle draws more than 3,000 athletes and about 53,000 observers. The GoPro Mountain Games in Vail encompasses more than 25 sports, art and music fields for both the professional and amateur. More than $100K in prize money will be given away.
Several event venues for the different sports are utilized such as Golden Peak, Vail Mountain, Solaris Plaza, Vail Pass, Homestake Creek and Lionshead Village. Some of this summer’s events include:
Kayaking, rafting, biking, World Cup Bouldering, climbing, fly fishing, stand up paddling, running, dog comps, the Ultimate Mountain Challenge, a mountain photography competition, adventure film school, film festival, an interactive exhibition and demo area, live music, and mountain lifestyle parties along with free concerts, adventure flix, eye candy and Gear Town!
The Lodge & Spa at Cordillera situated on the mountaintop overlooking the magnificent Vail Valley is only about 30 minutes from these events. Why not take some time after the exhilarating days at the Go Pro Mountain Games to relax and unwind at the Cordillera Spa, offering 11 treatment rooms, a full service spa and salon, with indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs.
Good luck at the games!