BV Adventure Hub

BV Adventure Hub prides itself on being Buena Vista’s one-stop-shop for all things outdoor adventure including side-by-side ATV tours and rentals, whitewater rafting, stand up paddle boarding, horseback riding, zip line tours and more.

Shopping on Main & South Main

You’ll love perusing the charming streets of Buena Vista. Treasure hunt in wonderful consignment shops, stop for coffee or ice cream or enjoy a whiskey cocktail or craft beer, or take in a live show at one of our incredible music venues. For a quick trip in and around town, we highly recommend bringing your bicycles.

Harvard City Riding Stables

Trail rides range from $50 for an hour to $175 for a full day. Ride through the beautiful trails of Cottonwood Creek or Mount Princeton and experience the great outdoors in the San Isabel National Forest with friends and family you love!

Mount Princeton Hot Springs

These Colorado hot springs are located in Nathrop, Colorado between the towns of Buena Vista and Salida, Mt. Princeton Hot Springs Resort is ideal for family vacations, romantic getaways, mountain weddings, or corporate events.

Enjoy a one-day hot springs experience or relax with an overnight stay at this unique family-friendly, historic Colorado hot springs resort.

Shopping in Salida

This charming town 20 minutes from Buena Vista is a welcoming Western retreat for everyone, from the solo outdoors adventure seeker to couples yearning for a romantic escape or families who wish to ‘Play and Stay’ in the glorious Rocky Mountains. There is shopping, dining and river adventures galore.

White Water Rafting

River Runners started in 1972 as one of the first whitewater rafting companies in Colorado. Guest experience has always been our top priority, which is why there are now four River Runners locations spanning more than 100 miles of the Arkansas River in Buena Vista, Cañon City and Salida. Find everything from whitewater rafting, kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) to off-roading, camping, dining and more.