Buena Vista & Salida, Colorado

Home of Hot Springs & Cool Colorado Adventures

Take your vacation in the center of Colorado

Chaffee County is located along the Continental Divide of the Rocky Mountains, here the peaks often climb above 14,000 feet and the water in the natural hot springs bubbles out of the ground at 140 degrees.

Buena Vista & Salida are family friendly mountain towns located on the Arkansas River with many restaurants, art galleries, breweries and distilleries.  This year round Colorado Vacation destination is a playground for outdoor adventure.

Abundant snow fall offers incredible winter recreation, ski or snowboard Monarch Mountainsnowmobile over the Continental Divide or take a guided dog sled tour into the mountains. When this snow melts raft the whitewater on the world famous Arkansas River. After your Cool Colorado Adventures soak in one of the many hot springs in the area.

Colorado Map

DISTANCES from CHAFFEE COUNTY

Denver, CO
Colorado Springs, CO
Vail, CO
Breckenridge, CO
Albuquerque, NM
Wichita, KS
Oklahoma City, OK
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
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