Retire in Eagle, CO

Livability Score
54
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Ekahi Grill

Just passing by Gypsum during a Colorado road trip and we stopped here. Then we stopped here again on the tail end of that same trip because it's just that...

2. Pickup's Pizza Company

If this had a 6 star rating, I would give it to this place. The pizza was absolutely incredible!! They were really fast and super nice when I came in to get...

3. Expert Burger

Great burger, loved all of the options for different meats and toppings. The truffle fries were also superb, and perfectly matched the sandwich. Although I...

4. Heidi's Brooklyn Deli

I had the Cajun Crab cake sandwich on the French hoagie roll. Onions, tomatoes, and lettuce are the veggies that come on the sandwich. It also had their...

5. Paradigms Restaurant

I am adding myself to the list of folks who LOVE Paradigms. Between the adorable settings, the fabulously cute owner, the friendly staff, and the creative,...

Golf
1. Red Sky Ranch Club

First class golf club. Norman course is beautiful with wonderful views. Very long from back tees but ball flies far out here. Clubhouse is beautiful, food...

2. Eagle Ranch Golf Course

Very nice mountain golf course at a very reasonable price. Condition of fairways was very good and greens were very fast and true. Enough elevation...

3. Gypsum Creek Golf Course

Considering the price of golf in the Vail valley this place gets four + stars, it may be a little rough on the edges bit it really is a nice course. There...

4. Cordillera Golf Course Pro Shop

Played the Mountain course as an unaccompanied guest of a member. Well worth having your home clubs's pro give them a call. Course conditions are excellent,...

Active
1. The Adventure Company

Adventure company rocks! I spent hours looking for the right company to entrust my family's rafting experience to. After looking around, I found, both on...

2. Timberline Tours

Wonderful family experience from beginning to end. Timberline picked us up and dropped us off at our hotel. Our tour included category 3 & 2 rapids, very...

3. Whitewater Rafting

Our group of 4 did the full day rafting trip - for 2 of us it was a first time experience and It will certainly not be our last given the time we had....

4. Bearcat Stables

Friendly people. Fun & healthy horses. Great family entertainment in a beautiful setting.

5. Sage Outdoor Adventures

We ATV a lot at home but still loved the ATV tour! Jimmy, our guide, was awesome. The staff was great. Tips: 1. Prepare to get dirty. Dust will...

Arts
1. Glenwood Vaudeville Revue

This is a fun local stage show good for all ages. I took my daughter for her tenth birthday and she loved it. I found myself grinning and laughing to...

2. Hogback Pizza

Stopped by on our drive back to California and Yelp did us right. This place was AMAZING!!! Started off with the hogknuckles (pepperoni filled bread knots)...

3. Betty Ford Alpine Garden

Every time while in Vail, this is a must see. A relaxing stroll through the varied gardens with lovely waterfalls makes for a perfect afternoon. The...

4. Black Mountain Ranch

This beautiful place was my family's best vacation ever. Go... just go.... Prepare to eat excellent food, ride horses full of spirit, meet incredibly warm...

5. Ready Paint Fire

Beth thank you SO much for your WONDERFUL glass fusing class! You made it so fun to learn the technique & w/ your instructions we felt very comfortable...

Shopping
1. Costco Wholesale

First off: Parking for dayz!!!! I parked like a VIP up front. The inside was really clean! Friendly staff. This was by far the quietest store I have...

2. Vintage Magnolia

Incredible!! Vintage Magnolia arranged the flowers for my rehearsal dinner and wedding and they could not have been more beautiful and perfect. Caitlin sat...

3. Wine or Wort Home Brew Supply

They sale cheese making kits! Excellent gifts for my nieces. Beth and Bit where extremely knowledgeable and very friendly!

4. Dewey Dabbles In Art

The staff and owner are so sweet and patient. They have every color and examples of each after the kiln so you know how it will turn out. Plates, mugs,...

5. Arkansas Valley Digital Imaging

I needed a "passport quality" image printed of me, and they helped me without a hitch. Nice people in there. Typical small town friendliness. THANK YOU! :)

Health
1. Sweet Leaf Pioneer

I visited this shop on my trip back in October! It was my first experience in a shop like this and I was not disappointed! The staff was over the top...

2. Visiting Angels

Visiting Angels provides an amazing service. They really took care of my family. I highly recommend using them!!!

3. Castle Peak Dental

Outstanding office! Beautiful, high tech, friendly staff and excellent female dentist that really cares about her patients.

4. Karen Honnessy

Karen Is Amazing! Last year when we were visiting Colorado my partners arm was in so much pain we sought help from Karen. The last thing you want to do is...

5. Eagle Valley Dental

This place is awesome!!! I hadn't been to the dentist in over ten years and was super nervous. The amazing dentist and friendly, helpful staff instantly...