Kids & Family

Buena Vista offers fun for the whole family!kids and family

Great Outdoors

Mountains, rivers, valleys – and more! great outdoors



Discover BV’s unique shops and boutiques.



The world’s best whitewater starts here!


Come for a visit, stay for a lifetime!

We have it all! If you can work or play anywhere – why not here?


We have put together a package to help you learn a bit more about Buena Vista,
the people, the culture, and what we have to offer.

Sleepy mountain town?

Not a chance!

Upcoming events in BV

Date/Time Event
07/13/2018 - 07/15/2018
All Day
Set Them Free Off Road 2018

Chaffee County Fairgrounds, Salida Colorado
07/13/2018 - 07/17/2018
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Comanche Drive In Theatre

Comanche Drive In, Buena Vista CO
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Ark-Valley Humane Society Salida Facility Event

Ark-Valley Humane Society’s South Facility, Salida CO
07/16/2018 - 07/21/2018
9:15 am - 3:00 pm
Vacation Bible School

Faith Lutheran Church, Buena Vista CO

Click here for more Events.

BV Blog

The latest and greatest news from the valley.

Building YOUR Brand. “What’s love got to do with it?”

Building YOUR Brand. What’s love got to do with it? Love is Everything! First and foremost, if you love and have a true passion for your product or service most likely it will be well received and thriving.  A successful brand is about heart and sharing the love of one’s creation with others.  Share the principle, your fundamental truth(s), which served as the foundation of creating your brand. Share your truth on why your product(s) or services are worth your own personal self-sacrifice and why they impassioned you to bring your concepts to fruition. 

New Year & New Activities with BV Rec!

Christmas Opening kicked off the holiday season in our lovely little town of Buena Vista on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017. The air was crisp and clean and promised to warm as the sun peeked over Sleeping Indian. As the final preparations were made it was time to enjoy the fruits of the collaborative effort of over 70 different businesses, groups, and non-profits. This day truly reflected what can be accomplished when groups band together under the spirit of community and celebration.

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