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Take a Tour

Take a 360 tour of the park. Each photo allows you to see and feel the different areas of the park.

Go to  the bottom of the page - Select a Stone - for more detailed photos.

Take a Tour

Inscriptions at the Park

"Yesss Baby!!"
-John Thomas
"Trees are the answer"
-Trammell Crow
"I loved this place"
-Jaime Kelce
"I came I saw I bought. Let's play Hockey"
-Merv Lapin
"Ubi Fides Ibi Amor"
-Dean Canada
"Soars with the eagles; Sails in the wind"
-James Roupp
"Live your dream"
-Matthew 'Gus' Gustafson
"Mountains to Climb"
-Matthew Horton
"No worries mate"
-Graydon Silver
"He enjoyed the ride"
"Love you too"
-Donald Hagen
"You're the best"
-James Viele
"It's good to be silly"
-Kathleen Viele
"What the heart has once known it shall never forget
-Erich Windisch
"We Teach what we Live"
-Julia Kaemmer
"Eat, Drink, Talk, Have Fun"
-Robert 'Bob' Berger
"He was the Woods"
-Earl 'Bud' Kellar
"She was the Meadow
-Barbara Kellar
"The moguls are your Friends
-Walter Belleville
"Life is learning to dance in the rain"
-Mary Ellen Canniff
"Thanks for stopping by and saying hello"
-Carolyn Walker
"You are my Rock."
-Trent Cole
"Love and Memories live forever"
-John Welker
"Tis'I-The Happy Hiker"
-Julia Tyler
"We're home, Resting."
-Jim & Sharon Norwood
"Con Te Partiro"
-Gary Louis Post
July 4,1948-July 26, 2008
"Run, Hunt, Fetch, Rest in Paradise"
"Life is an adventure"
-Robert Nels Martinson
"Music is like breathing"
-Arthur Jazz Anton

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Want to learn more about Vail Memorial Park?  Please download and print our brochure.

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About Us

Vail Memorial Park

  • It completes our life cycle as individuals and as a community.
  • It gives Vail a soul.
  • It provides a lasting remembrance of our loved ones.
  • It connects us to the next generation.
  • All who feel connected to Vail have a place here.
  • The Vail Memorial Park Foundation is a 501c.13 nonprofit nonsectarian foundation.

Park Background


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Pet Memorials

Honor and remember your pet and the times you spent together in Vail.  Our custom pet park allows you to have a special reminder of your beloved pet.

Vail Memorial Park
Welcome to Vail Memorial Park

Vail Memorial Park provides a place where those who have lived in Vail, or loved the Gore Creek valley, can be memorialized. Any current or past resident of Vail or Eagle County and anyone who feels an emotional connection with the region is invited to purchase a memorial inscription. Cremated remains may be scattered or interred in an urn of biodegradeable material. 

The 11 acre park is home to native plants and animals. Ecosystems range from wetlands to forest to high alpine desert. The park consist of a network of crushed gravel pathways that form loops through the trees and native boulders. The memorial boulders, walls, and benche line these pathways. At spring run off, waterways come though the park to provide needed moisture to the area. During the Summer months the wildflowers bloom in all their glory. The memorial stones and inscriptions blend with the natural surroundings. Environtmently concious and low water usage. 

The Park is located along the Gore Creek. Parking is available I-70, Exit 180. Walk 1/3 mile downstrem along the Gore Creek Recreation Path. On the left, just past the arched bridge. Please inquire if you would like assistance accessing, or have questions about the Vail Memorial Park.

Several types of memorials are available:

  • Memorial inscriptions on stones in low dry stacked walls or free standing boulders
  • Memorial flagstone pavers as the base of the dry stacked wall start at $2000 for Vail residents.
  • Stone benches and oversized boulders may be placed, please inquire.
  • Ashes may be scattered at the site or intered in a biodegradable urn behind the memorial walls or under memorial stones.

970 476 3400 | Post Office Box 6444 | Vail, Colorado 81658