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Top 10 Activities with Kids in Salida and Buena Vista, Colorado

Trying to plan the perfect family vacation can feel tough; ensuring that little ones remain entertained, adults aren’t left underwhelmed, and that everybody has experiences that create memories to last a lifetime is a tall order. Luckily, the Salida & Buena Vista area offers families a host of activities that’ll leave everybody happy after a …

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Holiday Gift Guide Locally Made Goods in Salida

Salida has so much to offer, from the picturesque accommodations at Creekside Chalets to the friendly locals who make you feel right at home, you cannot help but visit again and again. When you come to visit and stay for the holidays in this beautiful area, you have the chance to experience the rich variety of locally made goods which are unique to the surrounding culture. You will discover some of the best products Colorado has to offer when you discover Salida.

Salida Distilleries- A Guided Tour

Colorado has built quite a reputation in the last twenty years as being home to some of the best and most diverse craft beer this side of Bavaria.  You almost can’t throw a rock these days without hitting a new microbrewery, and the best part is they are all good! But not a lot of people know that Colorado is also home to some world-class vineyards, as well as some excellent distilleries. Some of which are right here in Salida. Maybe the remoteness makes finding these gems so much more interesting, and the spirits they are distilling, that much more palatable.

Locally Owned Downtown Businesses in Salida

As locals, we are proud of the art, food, history, and incredible passion our local businesses pour into their jobs every day. It’s almost impossible to choose our favorite Main Street spots, but here are some of the best downtown sites to visit during your stay with us.
As locals, we are proud of the art, food, history, and incredible passion our local businesses pour into their jobs every day. It’s almost impossible to choose our favorite Main Street spots, but here are some of the best downtown sites to visit during your stay with us.

Best Hot Springs in Salida Colorado and Chaffee County

Soak in a natural mineral hot springs pool after a day of skiing or hiking. The therapeutic hot springs near Creekside Chalet are the perfect way to end the day or even start it! The facilities are open throughout the day and early evening for the convenience of visitors to the Salida area all year. In fact, they are some of the most popular year-round attractions in Chaffee County and Salida, Colorado. 

The Best Snowshoe Trails in Salida and Buena Vista, CO

If you want to immerse yourself in the winter beauty of Salida and the surrounding area, get a pair of snowshoes and hit the trails. Snowshoeing is an amazing and invigorating hobby that doesn’t take much time to master. In fact, there’s a common saying: “If you can walk, you can snowshoe.” While it’s similar …

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