Youth Sports


Youth Sports

VRD offers a number of youth sports programs throughout the year for all ages and abilities. Please click below for more information on specific programs.
  • Bill Wright Tennis Center

    Summer | All Ages

    The Bill Wright Tennis Center offers a slice of heaven, eight Har-Tru clay courts with the Gore Range as a stunning backdrop. Open daily in the summer, the tennis center includes a full-service pro shop that rents rackets and courts, offers private lessons and provides clinics for all ages.

  • High County Hoops | Boys and Girls

  • Pickleball

    Year Round | All Ages

    The Vail Recreation District pickleball program is a year-round program with summer outdoor play at the Golden Peak Pickleball Center, and winter indoor play at Red Sandstone Elementary School. Lessons, drop-in play and summer camps are offered.

  • Vail Nordic Center

    Winter | All Ages

    When the snow falls, the Vail Nordic Center operates on the Vail Golf Course and has programs for all ages and abilities. During the winter, the Nordic Center offers classic and skate skiing, snowshoeing and fat biking.


  • Youth Futsal (Indoor Soccer)

    Winter | Grades 1-5

    Futsal is a Brazilian indoor soccer game that is used as a teaching tool. It develops players' technical and tactical ability by forcing them to maneuver and make decisions in a confined space.

  • Youth Golf Lessons & Camps

    June-August | Ages 6 and up

    Vail Golf Club offers a variety of golf camps where kids will learn fundamentals and etiquette of the game. Private lessons are also available for youth golfers.

  • Youth Gymnastics Classes

    Year Round

    The Vail Gymnastics Center offers Youth Gymnastics programs for toddlers and kids of all ages.

  • Youth Hockey

    Fall and Winter | Ages 5 and older

    VRD offers Mile High Mites, Mini Mites, Mites and a Girls Only program where youth will learn the fundamentals of ice hockey through fun and educational instruction and enjoy an introduction to competition.

    Girls Intro to Hockey 

    Ages 9 and older.

    Girls will learn...
  • Youth Ice Skating

    Fall and Winter

    VRD offers Learn to Skate classes various other skating class through the Skating Club of Vail at Dobson Arena throughout the school year.

  • Youth Soccer Programs

    Fall and Spring

    Recreational soccer is a two-season sport in both the Fall (generally starts right after Labor Day through Mid-October) and Spring (late April thru early June).

  • Youth T-Ball Program

    Spring | Ages 5-6

  • Youth Volleyball

    Winter | Grades 3-6

    Kids in grades 3-6 will learn to play volleyball like a pro! Participants will work on FUNdamentals with a lower net and smaller court and focus on footwork and agility.

  • Zeke M. Pierce Skatepark

    Summer | All Ages

    The Zeke M. Pierce Skatepark is open every day in the summer, dawn to 11 p.m, weather permitting.