What better way to enjoy the glorious mountain air than with a trusty companion by your side? With all the gorgeous vacation rentals near Vail, Colorado, to choose from, this list should help to narrow it down to just the ones that are dog-friendly. Naturally, the skiing in this area is world famous and draws quite a crowd, but the summer months have plenty to offer as well. Dogs and hiking go hand and hand, and there are many trails for visitors to explore - Booth Falls Trail, Shrine Ridge Trail, and Pitkin Lake Trail, to name but a few. Numerous water sports are available in the area too, including river rafting, tubing, and stand-up paddleboarding. Whatever the season, there's something for everyone here!