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
04/02/2018 - 04/30/2018
All Day
Ark-Valley Humane Society Art Fundraiser

Salida Steam Plant Event Center, Salida CO
04/03/2018 - 04/30/2018
12:00 am
GARNA Bloomin' Fundraiser

Salida Greenhouse, Salida CO
04/20/2018 - 04/21/2018
All Day
Beyond the Boot-Camp--From Start Up to Scale Up!

Colorado Mountain College, Buena Vista, Buena Vista CO
04/20/2018 - 04/23/2018
All Day
Technical Rope Rescue TRR

Dvorak Expeditions, Nathrop Colorado

Click here for more Events.

BV Blog

The latest and greatest news from the valley.

Celebrating Community Spirit and the Holiday Season at Christmas Opening 2017

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.

Colorado Autumn Splendor at its Highest Peaks

Colorado Autumn Splendor at its Highest Peaks

“The Mountains are calling and I must go,” John Muir’s famous quote certainly evokes the feeling one gets as the autumn colors begin to appear in our breathtaking valley. Just in time for autumn color exploration the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce is offering an updated and reformatted book entitled, “ATVing in 14er Country.”

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