Welcome to Gypsum | Eagle | Wolcott
Laid-back and peaceful communities with easy access to nearby major amenities.
Located within the charming area of Eagle County, Gypsum, Eagle, and Wolcott are thriving communities that both in-state and out-of-state buyers are flocking to. Home to iconic Colorado views and a relaxed atmosphere, these areas are ideal for those who love the outdoors.
Gypsum is an incredible community with a rustic-chic charm. Boasting a variety of parks, trails, and breathtaking views, it is perfect for those who want a scenic and natural community away from the energy of bigger cities. Residents can enjoy golf courses, fitness centers, and ample outdoor activities. Neighborhoods tend to be very peaceful, and it is easy for buyers to find charming properties that lie on several acres of land.
Eagle is another incredibly well-known area. This is where locals know to come if they love outdoor activities. With locations ideal for hiking, fishing, mountain biking, and more, Eagle boasts an impressive array of activities for local families to enjoy. Communities have a mountain-town feel while still providing plenty of functional amenities. Homes tend to be extremely secure, and many boast open concepts with newly-renovated interiors.
Wolcott is another exceptional area for buyers to consider. A small and tight-knit community, Wolcott is ideal for families who desire privacy and a laid-back lifestyle. Homes have in this neighborhood have strong character, and many have a modern yet mountain-inspired interior. With plenty of properties to choose from, buyers in these areas can easily find a home and community that best fits their lifestyle.
What to Love
- The peaceful atmosphere and unbeatable views
- Active, quintessential Colorado lifestyle
- A tight-knit and welcoming atmosphere
Residents of these areas love to experience all the amazing activities in the vicinity. From exploring the hilly mountain ranges to working out in state-of-the-art community fitness facilities, there is always a way to stay active and social. Neighborhoods also have plenty of parks, golf courses, and tennis courts, which are perfect for socializing with neighbors.
The communities also boast convenient proximity to Eagle County Regional Airport
, which is located in Gypsum. This makes it extremely simple for residents to take quick and frequent weekend vacations and easily return to the comfort of their homes.
Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping
There is a laid-back and relaxed atmosphere in this area, but the neighborhoods also offer unbeatable proximity to vibrant, must-try restaurants. One favorite spot in the nearby Vail area is Elway's
. This high-end steakhouse is the ideal spot for celebrating special occasions. With an elegant setting, peaceful outdoor patio, and an extremely helpful waitstaff, this restaurant provides an unbeatable experience. Some menu highlights include the twin lobster tails, the Vancouver Island salmon, and any of their U.S.D.A. prime steaks. With an extensive wine list and sophisticated ambiance, this is a can’t-miss spot.
Though these areas are more low-key than neighboring communities, they also offer convenient access to plenty of nearby shops and local businesses. Vail’s Villages
offer hundreds of boutiques and galleries, perfect for locals to browse. Selling accessories, outdoor gear, home goods, jewelry, shoes, and more, residents can easily access any items they desire.
Things to Do
Besides exploring the beautiful surroundings, residents can also take advantage of many incredible amenities, such as the luxe golf and country clubs.
The nearby city of Vail also offers plenty of events and activities for locals to take part in. With a winter-sports-centric culture, this is an unbeatable and high-energy spot. During the winter months, many locals come out to participate in Vail Legacy Weekend
. Celebrating the history of the area, guests can participate in or view the annual mountain parade, learn about Vail’s history, and meet up with fellow snow sports enthusiasts. Another popular activity for those passionate about winter sports is viewing the Birds of Prey
World Cup in the nearby Avon area. Here, guests can witness star athletes take on a World Cup downhill ski course. Perfect for major fans of the sport, this is a can’t-miss activity.
Families in the area also have incredible access to strong schooling options. Vail Christian High School is one private school in the greater Vail area that provides students with an outstanding education. Widely regarded as one of the best Christian high schools in the state, this school helps students grow in their faith while also providing an impressive college-preparatory curriculum. With an authentic student community and tons of rigorous courses, students have easy access to the tools necessary for their success.