National Diabetes Prevention Program

National Diabetes Prevention Program

Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center’s Wellness U and Chaffee County Public Health are offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program in Salida and Buena Vista. The National Diabetes Prevention Program is a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Ute Country News’ February issue

Ute Country News’ February issue

February brings us Valentine’s Day, Lincoln and Washington’s birthdays and President’s Day. What have you got going on in February? Let the Ute Country News help get your word out.  It’s easy, just send us your information by next Monday, January 21 for our February...
Columbine Manor

Columbine Manor

Offering Respite Care. Let us take care of your loved one while you take a break. 24/7 comprehensive care, in house physician, medication management, transportation to medical appointments available.   Having Surgery? Needing to Recover? Columbine Manor provides short...
Monarch Mountain VETERANS` Appreciation day

Monarch Mountain VETERANS` Appreciation day

Veteran’s Appreciation Day at Monarch Mountain! Come on up and enjoy discounted lift tickets and a free introduction to skiing and snowboard clinic. We’ll welcome you with complimentary coffee and pastries. Rental gear is available at local ski shops as well as on the...
Staycation! at The Surf Hotel

Staycation! at The Surf Hotel

Vacations are nice but, Staycations are even better! Inspired by the understated elegance of European hospitality and the spectacular natural beauty of our home in the Rocky Mountains, our unique perspective and location offer guests a sense of luxury without...
Snow Removal

Snow Removal

As this winter progresses it is looking as though we are going to be getting more and more snow. It is important that we keep the side walks open to pedestrians. When property owners fail to do this, customers, school children and other pedestrians are forced to walk...
Dog Training Classes

Dog Training Classes

Gone to the Dogs:  Does your dog listen to you?  We can help! Are you ready to get started with Dog Training Classes?  We have multiple, weekly Obedience, Agility and Puppy Classes at Gone to the Dogs.  Let our World Class, Certified Trainers help you get the best...
Brand New Home in Buena Vista!

Brand New Home in Buena Vista!

Enjoy this brand new home with unique floor plan with the master suite tucked away off the central living area.  Located in Buena Vista with great mountain views! 108 Raven Way has 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms, with 9 foot high ceilings, recessed lighting, mud room,...
Great Home for Less Maintenance!

Great Home for Less Maintenance!

For those interested in living virtually maintenance free…there is a beautiful home situated in a quiet gated community, offering spectacular mountain views of the Collegiate Peaks Range.  The living room has vaulted ceilings and is designed to have an open floor plan...
Ute Country News’ January deadline

Ute Country News’ January deadline

What’s new for the New Year 2019?  Let the Ute Country News help get your word out.  It’s easy, just send us your information by next Friday, December 21 for our January 2019 issue.  Feel free to give us a call to see if your piece of interest fits 719-686-7393 or...
Paddler or Fisherman’s Dream Cabin!!

Paddler or Fisherman’s Dream Cabin!!

This cabin is one of a kind property with a beautifully remodeled cabin on 160 feet of Arkansas River frontage!  That includes more than half of the eddy below House Rock Rapid and is easily accessed.  With the stunning mountain views and being close to town, this...
The New Year is Approaching – Run a Business!

The New Year is Approaching – Run a Business!

For remarkable Highway 24 frontage…this property has an ideal location for visibility and access.  301 South Highway 24 is on a corner lot with plenty of indoor restaurant and bar seating, is over 6700 square feet of space, situated on over half an acre of land. There...
Tree for Shelter Tree for Dogs & Cats

Tree for Shelter Tree for Dogs & Cats

                  Gone to the  Dogs presents  Trees have Ornament Photos of Dogs & Cats.  We have a list of what they need.           Drop by either Location and Give a Gift to one of Ark-Valley Humane Society’s adoptable pets!                          Santa...
The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

The View Cafe & Gifts Holiday Open House

The View Cafe & Gifts Annual Holiday Open House Friday November 30, 2018 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Located in The Best Western Vista Inn at 733 N. US Highway 24 in Buena Vista Join us for a fun day of food tastings, wine, music, special offers and...
Beautiful Home on over 550 Acres by National Forest!

Beautiful Home on over 550 Acres by National Forest!

This grand home of 26599 CR 339 in Buena Vista, sits at the base of Mt Princeton.  The property is situated on 550 Acres of mostly forested land with meadow, grassy field, historic structures and water rights.  All the lands have been placed in protective conservation...
Artist Reception @ BVPL

Artist Reception @ BVPL

Join us at the Buena Vista Public Library for an Artist Reception with 4 local artists showing in December.  “Meet and Greet’ Alice and Lance Sawyer along with Cheryl and Paul Rauschke Friday, December 7th from 4-6pm.  Refreshments will be served
The Trailhead

The Trailhead

402 E Main St Storewide sale AND spend at least $75, and you will be entered into a raffle to win amazing prizes from Yeti, Patagonia, Rumpl & more! November 23-25 https://www.thetrailheadco.com/  
The Village

The Village

 414 E Main St 10% off purchases of $25 or more, 15% off $50 or more, and 20% off $100 or more November 24-25, December 1-2 https://thevillagebv.com/  
BV Ornament Fundraiser – Help Us Grow The Holiday Tree

BV Ornament Fundraiser – Help Us Grow The Holiday Tree

$10 contribution for each BV snowflake ornament. Your contributions will go toward the purchase of a larger tree base for the Buena Vista Community Holiday Tree located at the Splash Park. The goal is to grow the tree to 17 ft tall for 2019! Ornaments are available...
Deck The Door Contest – First Place is $500

Deck The Door Contest – First Place is $500

Your Holiday Door could win prizes! All Buena Vista community members are eligible. $500 – first place $250 – second place $100 – third place Email a clear photo of your holiday-themed door to Joy at JDuprey@PinonRealEstateBV.com by 5 p.m. on Friday,...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.   Movies will show even as the weather turns colder.  We even ran in the snow on Sunday.   Thanks to those brave souls who came out and joined us!! Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have...
Charming Mountain Cabin – $324,000

Charming Mountain Cabin – $324,000

Super Cute Cabin that borders BLM on 2 sides. Wild Life Meadow on the East side of property. This is a great get-a-way cabin with lots of charm. Large wood burning fireplace, wood floors throughout, 3 sleeping areas, vaulted ceiling and 2nd level loft. Metal roof...
Christmas Cards Available Now!

Christmas Cards Available Now!

Mountain Spirit Photography is offering 4 different images as a traditional folded card printed on high quality shimmery pearl paper. It makes the snow sparkle! 25 cards are $45  Get 50 cards for just $75! Sizes are printed to the left on the image shown below and all...
Holiday SALE! 30% OFF

Holiday SALE! 30% OFF

It’s okay to buy yourself a present too! Take advantage of our HOLIDAY SALE! Yep. We know you have been eyeing that print. So why not take advantage of our 30% off sale and get it for yourself! We don’t offer sales very often, so you better get on it!...
“Stars On Snow” Winter Choir Concert Series

“Stars On Snow” Winter Choir Concert Series

The Noteables and You’ve Got Male choral groups will present their winter concert series “Stars On Snow”, December 7-9 in Salida and Buena Vista.   Under the direction of Linda Taylor, the women’s and men’s choruses will perform a wide variety of holiday...
Custom Mountain Home – $799,000

Custom Mountain Home – $799,000

Stunning warm and cozy mountain home with 360 degree views of the Collegiate Peaks and valley. Home was finished in 2015 so near new, built with Full ICF Construction being very energy efficient and also has solar panels. Great room has large rock wood burning...
Wonderful Mountain Home – 15 minutes fromTown!

Wonderful Mountain Home – 15 minutes fromTown!

This nicely kept mountain home is a perfect match for someone looking for space in the Colorado Mountains. Home offers space and is situated on 8.5 fenced acres with trees, pasture, along with rolling hills.  Only one minute from Hwy 24 and about 15 minutes away from...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.   Movies will show even as the weather turns colder.   We’re calling it “The New Winter Sport”!!   Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have plenty of hot drinks, popcorn,...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche Drive In will remain open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays Movies will show even as the weather turns colder Bundle up, bring your ‘blankies’ and we’ll have plenty of hot drinks, popcorn, and treats Hopes are to show new films well into the fall,  maybe...
Rocky Mountain Christmas Fair

Rocky Mountain Christmas Fair

Saturday, November 17th 9:00am to 3:00pm Buena Vista High School Gymnasium 559 S Railroad St., Buena Vista Over 55 Vendors – Various handmade crafts, jewelry, soaps, clothes and more! Special Guest Appearance – SANTA CLAUS! Sponsored by the XiMu Chamoer of...
Home for Sale on 25.90 Acres

Home for Sale on 25.90 Acres

Prepare to be delighted by this “must see” property adjoining the 07-Elk Bench Corridor. CLICK HERE to View Photos and more Details Pinon Real Estate Group-Buena Vista Julie Kersting, Broker Owner, GRI 719-395-7840...
Snow Shadow Lodge for sale in Nathrop

Snow Shadow Lodge for sale in Nathrop

Expect nothing less than equisite attention to detail throughout this spectacular log home on 12.77 acres in Nathrop. CLICK HERE for photos and more details! Pinon Real Estate Group-Buena Vista Julie Kersting, Broker Owner, GRI 719-395-7840 cell...
Comanche Drive In Information

Comanche Drive In Information

The Comanche will remain open, showing new movies on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.  We will run even if the weather is bad so bundle up and come out and enjoy some great new movies in 4K digital clarity.  Concessions will be available with lots of hot drinks and...
Bark or Biscuit Dog Costume Contest

Bark or Biscuit Dog Costume Contest

Dogs in costume get a photo and a treat. Best dog costume wins prizes! Saturday, October 27, 3-5 pm. at Gone to the Dogs, 300 E Main St., Buena Vista, 719-966-5445. No registration required. Sponsored by Gone to the Dogs and Pinon Real Estate – Buena...
Artist Reception @ BVPL

Artist Reception @ BVPL

Artist Reception Friday November 9th, from 4-6 at the BV Public Library.   Meet and Greet 3 local artists displaying in November: Photographer Leigh Holloway, Wood Sculptor Will Jansma, and Photographer Jim Greene.  Refreshments will be served.
New Member Perks at www.buenavistacolorado.org

New Member Perks at www.buenavistacolorado.org

We are proud to announce the launch of our new website for the Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center at www.buenavistacolorado.org! The site is packed with features to attract visitors to the Buena Vista area and connect residents and visitors alike with...
Geocaching in Buena Vista, Colorado

Geocaching in Buena Vista, Colorado

Click here for details on the Buena Vista GeoCaching Journey Geocaching by Dick and Jan Scar Geocaches are containers of various sizes hidden anywhere you can imagine. There were over 700,000 geocaches hidden around the world! And there are over 50 located within 10...
ATVing Around Buena Vista, Colorado

ATVing Around Buena Vista, Colorado

by Carl Bauer The Buena Vista area is chock full of ATV opportunities. There’s the 4 Mile Area on the east side of the valley that is mostly high clearance 2WD roads, along with ATV trails and single track. This area is open nine to eleven months out of the...