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River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort

River Runners Riverside Rafting Resort 24070 County Road 301 Buena Vista, Colorado 81211 800-723-8987 Open Daily May – September River Runners has been the best whitewater rafting company in Buena Vista, Colorado since 1972. White water rafting trips on the Arkansas River are offered daily from this beautiful Riverside Rafting Resort. Colorado’s best whitewater rafting trips are located on the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, Colorado. Spend a day rafting on the Arkansas River. There are whitewater rafting trips for all ages and abilities. By rafting with River Runners you will be able to relax at this rafting resort before and after your whitewater rafting trip. One thing that makes rafting with River Runners special is that most rafting...

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Collegiate Peaks Golf Course Buena Vista, Colorado

This is a great, no frills Golf Course that is kept in great shape. A total of 9 holes are available here with the capability of doubling the 9 for 18 total holes with some different tees. Situated just a mile or so West of Buena Vista Colorado, the Collegiate Peaks Golf Course has amazing views from each hole of the Sawatch Mountain Range. You will most likely encounter Colorado wildlife such as deer and sometimes Elk on the course, so be watchful. After a busy day white water rafting or hiking a 14,000ft mountain peak, relax and unwind with a great game of Buena Vista golf. Rates are reasonable. Collegiate Peaks Golf Course Buena Vista, Colorado 28775 Fairway...

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Super 8 Hotel Buena Vista, Colorado

Super 8 is a great, convenient and afforable option for Buena Vista lodging. A few blocks from Main Street, the Super 8 Hotel is across the street from Buena Vista’s best Pizzaria – Pizza Works. Also nearby is a convenience store, gas station, health food store, local brewery, town park with pond and more. The Super 8 is also Pet Friendly which is a huge bonus for Buena Vista travelers with pets. Travelers to Buena Vista enjoy Super  8 for its affordable and sufficient rooms, great location and friendly service. Utilize the Super 8 while exploring the vast wilds of Buena Vista outdoors in any season. Summer travelers will enjoy white water rafting, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and more. Winter enthusiasts...

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St. Elmo Colorado Cabin Rental

A No Frills cabin in the heart of God’s Country. St Elmo Colorado is an old abandoned mining town that used to be the center of it all in the early 1900’s. Today, St Elmo is a popular place for visitors to come admire Colorado wildlife and get glimpses of the Colorado mining history. At your doorstep are some of the best ATV and hiking trails known to man. Explore TinCup Pass,Cumberland Pass, Hancock Pass, Mirror Lake, Hancock Lake and Grizzly Lake just to name a few of the nearby outdoor attractions. St Elmo Colorado cabin fit 3 people comfortably. Bring your own linens and grocery as there is no other options once you are up to St Elmo. Enjoy...

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Rainbow Lake Resort Buena Vista, Colorado

Talk about amazing….Rainbow Lake Resort is a wonderfuly private lake resort with the cutest assembly of small cabins nestled on its shores along with a large Lodge complete with additional condos and a communal game room. The cabins are full equipped with private bathrooms and kitchens to make your Colorado Cabin stay private and relaxing. Fish at the private lake from your doorstep, or venture onto the neaby Colorado trail on foot or horseback. For the true Colorado adventurer, try white water rafting the Arkansas River nearby. If you crave natural geothermic Hot Springs, Cottonwood Hot Springs is just down the road from Rainbow Lake Resort, making it an easy relaxing destination after a long day exploring Buena Vista....

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Paradise Cove Hideaway Cabin Rental B

Looking for a relaxing and private getaway? Look no further than Paradise Cove Hideaway. This 2 bedroom cabin is nestled along Cottonwood Creek and is a short walk to Cottonwood Hot Springs. The cabin is surrounded by San Isabel National Forest, so perfect for exploring hiking trails nearby. Just 6 miles or so from Buena Vista, Colorado, Paradise Cove Hideaway has all the kitchen essentials to keep you satisfied for days without leaving its cosy, quaint and no-frills atmosphere. But when you do leave the cabin, be sure to try some white water rafting on the Arkansas River nearby. Or how about a Jeep Tour. Perfect for a small family or two couples, Paradise Cove is a great affordable...

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Mt. Elbert Lodge Twin Lakes Colorado

If it’s postcard views you are looking for, Mt Elbert Lodge and Cabins in Twin Lakes Colorado has it. Available cabins range from 1-5 bedrooms and have all the necessities you need inside to make a comfortable stay. Twin Lakes is roughly 20-30 minutes drive from downtown Buena Vista Colorado, so a manageable destination spot to still venture out and explore all that the Chaffee County outdoors has to offer. Around Twin Lakes, you can take guided fishing tours or jeep tours in the summer, and dogsled or snowmobile tours in the winter. Or, venture in to the historic town of Twin Lakes Colorado. Your cabin at Mt Elbert Lodge is at the base of Independence Pass, which in the...

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K Bar S Riverfront Cabin

Quaint 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath cabin perched high above the Arkansas River in Nathrop Colorado. Nathrop is just 6 miles South of Buena Vistsa, but does not have any town amenities. The K Bar S Cabin sits on 16 acres, so relax and unwind here. Views of Mt Princeton are great. K Bar S Riverfront Cabin 10580 CR 197A Nathrop, CO, 81236 719-395-0432 Open Year...

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Vista Court Lodge & Cabins Buena Vista, Colorado

Located just West of Buena Vista township, Vista Court cabins sits on two acres and offers a variety of one, two and three room cabins in a quaint cul-de-sac style setting with vast views of the mountains from each cabin. Also onsite are horseshoes, lawn shuffleboard, and tetherball and communal BBQ facilities. Vista Court is on the Cottonwood Pass road, so a quick jaunt out to Cottonwood Hot Springs for a soak, or Colorado Trails, horseback riding, white water rafting, and more….. In the summer months, you can walk to the local Farmer’s Market and pick up some locally grown produce and canned goods. Vista Court Lodge & Cabins Buena Vista, Colorado 1004 West Main Street Buena Vista, CO 81211...

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Thunder Lodge & Cabins Buena Vista, Colorado

Thunder Lodge and Cabins are nestled near downtown Buena Vista on beautiful Cottonwood Creek. There are eight cabins in a courtyard setting, each equipped with their own full kitchen. Choose from one or two bedroom cabins outfitted with modern flat screen t.v.’s. Just a short walk to local restaurants and bars, the Thunder Lodge & Cabins is a great place to stay if you seek a cozy cabin during your Buena Vista Colorado stay. Open year-round, make the Thunder Lodge & Cabins  your hub for the Colorado outdoors. Whether you come to Buena Vista Colorado for summer or winter activities, this will prove to be a quiet and quaint place to stay. Thunder Lodge & Cabins Buena Vista, Colorado 207...

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Salida Golf Course Salida, Colorado

A beautifully placed 9-hole course on the mesa in Salida, just West of downtown. The Salida Golf Course is well-maintained throughout the summer months and well into Fall. The Salida Golf Course also has a quaint and polular club house that serves food and beverages throughout the day. The course itself has some sand and water obstacles to challenge even seasoned golfers. The price is fair and the course is wonderfully set on a grand mesa overlooking the Sangre de Cristo and Sawatch Mountain Ranges. Salida Golf Course Salida, Colorado 404 Grant Street, Salida, CO Salida, CO 81211...

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Liar’s Lodge Bed and Breakfast Buena Vista, Colorado

A beautifully situated 23 acre property on the Arkansas River banks, just 1 mile out of Buena Vista, Liar’s Lodge is a large home with 5 guest bedrooms and a separate guest house for rent. Each guest bedroom in the main lodge has its own private bathroom. The guest house has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms fully equipped with its own kitchen and private deck overlooking the Arkansas River. Locally owned and operated, the hosts will make you feel right at home here at the Liar’s Lodge. Many guests come year after year to enjoy the beauty of Buena Vista Colorado from one of the most quaint and cozy Bed & Breakfasts in the area.   Liar’s Lodge Bed and...

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Ghost Town Guest House St Elmo, Colorado

An old historic landmark in St. Elmo Colorado, the Ghost Town Guest House has just a few small rooms for guests with breakfast service. Each nook and crany of this historic home is filled with antiques combined with some modern amenities. Enjoy beautiful furnishings and views from the home. At the gateway to all things outdoors, you  might still take a while to relax in the morning to enjoy the sounds of nature before slipping on those hiking boots. At your doorstep, explore hiking on the Colorado Trail, snowmobiling, A.T.V. rentals, mountain biking. Just down the road is Mt Princeton Hot Springs for a quick natural soak after your days activites. Ghost Town Guest House St Elmo, Colorado 25850 Main St....

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Mount Massive Golf Colorse Leadville, Colorado

Possibly one of the most beautifully placed golf courses on the Planet – Mount Massive Golf Course is located just South and West of downtown Leadville. It’s 9-hole course is nestled on the edge of wilderness area, so you get a great combination of open and wooded areas on the course. The main challenge with Mount Massive Golf Course is to beat the weather. We have often times been rained out on late afternoon games, so play it safe and get there before it gets too late in the day. The course itself is challenging, especially when you find yourself more focused on the amazing views from every angle than the game itself…. Well worth whatever they are charging...

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Buffalo Peaks B & B Buena Vista, Colorado

A Bed & Breakfast right on the Collegiate Peaks Golf Course in Buena Vista, Buffalo Peaks B&B is beautifully appointed and well-maintained. Choose from three guest suites, each equipped with its own private bathroom. Views of the Collegiate Peaks are abound from the house and common areas. Enjoy your morning coffee from a sun deck or cozy-up by the fireplace. Guests come both to relax at Buffalo Peaks B&B and to play in the Colorado Outdoors. Enjoy nearby activites such as horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking the Colorado Trail, soaking in natural hot spring pools, skiing, snowmobiling, white water rafting and more….. Buffalo Peaks B & B Buena Vista, Colorado 28928 Fairway Drive Buena Vista, CO 81211 719-395-3313 Open...

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Great Sumac Lodge

Located next to the grocery store in Buena Vista, Colorado this motel is walking distance to restaurants and shopping. The Great Sumac lodge has about 30 rooms. This family owned motel is not fancy and is a little dated. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The grounds have ample parking and a small picnic area out front. Some rooms have kitchenettes available and all rooms are air conditioned. This motel in Buena Vista, Colorado is pet friendly. Pets are welcome with a fee. You may select a motel room with two beds, a king or a queen. Any where you stay in Buena Vista, Colorado you are not far from the incredible outdoor activities this Colorado playground has to...

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Topaz Lodge & Motel Buena Vista, Colorado

There cannot be a more central location than the Topaz Lodge for Buena Vista lodging. Less than a block from Main Street, the Topaz Lodge in on Highway 24 in Buena Vista. Family friendly lodge with street level room entrances, the Topaz is convenient and affordable. A few steps from a few Buena Vista well-known restaurant staples: Pancho’s Mexican Restaurant (which is best for ice cream and snacks) and the Evergreen Cafe (breakfast and lunch, diner-style). Across the street is the Buena Vista town park, complete with small pond for sunset strolls and sunrise coffee walks. Enjoy your stay at the Topaz Lodge with friendly, local staff there to ensure you enjoy the most of your Buena Vista Colorado vacation....

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Mountain View Motel

This Buena Vista motel is right on the main strip in Buena Vista, Colorado. A row of 11 small rooms on Hwy 285. A cheap place to crash for the night when you are whitewater rafting on the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, Colorado or climbing a 14er. This motel is pet friendly. When on vacation in Buena Vista, Colorado be sure to check out the main street. Filled with quaint shops and great restaurants this town has it going on. The new South Main Street has unique architecture and it feels like you are walking through a movie set. This new part of town is nestled along the Arkansas River. This is also home to the Buena Vista...

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Best Western Vista Inn Hotel Buena Vista, Colorado

A centrally located Hotel in Buena Vista, Colorado! The best Western hotel is located on Hwy 285 in Buena Vista, Colorado. This hotel has some views of the 14,000 foot peaks surrounding Buena Vista, Colorado. This property is smoke free and is not pet friendly. Relax in the indoor swimming pool during your Buena Vista, Colorado vacation or work out in the exercise room. You may utilize this hotel’s meeting facilities if you are here on business. The business center offers fax, high speed internet, and photo copy services. Free wireless internet is available in all hotel rooms as well as cable satellite television. Laundry facilities are onsite and available to vacationing guests. This hotel location is great is...

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Pinon Court Motel Buena Vista, Colorado

Literally a cul-de-sac of cute little studio cabins, Pinon Court Motel is centrally located in the heart of Buena Vista Colorado. A pet-friendly facility, your cozy cabin is across the street from Buena Vista town park and pond. A great place for your pooch to get out quickly for a quick stroll or swim. Walk to several restaurants and a few bars from your cabin. During the day, explore all that Chaffee County has to offer: Winter: get out on a snowmobile tour or ski at Monarch Mountain, just 30-40 minutes drive. Ice fishing at nearby Cottonwood Lake, Snowshoe the Colorado Trail…. Summer: white water raft the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, hike a 14,000ft mountain, jeep or atv...

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