How far do I have to go for Rocky Mountain . . . skiing or snowboarding?
Just 10 easy-driving minutes!
Golfing? 8 miles, just west of Salida. Imagine the view on our local 9-hole course.
Biking? There are numerous bike trails nearby or step outside the cabin door. The cabin sits along CR #220, perfect for biking.
Whitewater Rafting? 10 miles. The Arkansas River is the West's best. We have numerous local rafting companies.
Hot Springs Bathing? There are 4 hot springs within 30 minutes. The closest hot springs waters are at Salida's Community Pool, just 10 minutes away. All others are in the open air.
Monarch Mountain, on the Continental Divide, is just ten minutes from the cabin, with 800 acres of "champagne powder" snow. Why fight the crowds when Monarch feels like it's all yours? We now offer "ski and stay" discounted lift passes for our house guests.Web site also offers newly revised trail map.
Skiing / snowboard rentals and gear located 1 mile from cabin.
Great Snowmobiling and ATV tours - All Seasons Adventures
Monarch Dog Sled rides
Discounted rafting with one of Colorado's oldest rafting companies, they are "Whitewater Professionals" specializing in trips on the Arkansas River.
Web site for bicycling gear and rentals, also displays 5 trail maps.
Guided tour of the area, including ghost towns, winter wildlife tours.
Fly fishing lessons and guides just minutes away. Custom rock climbing instructional trips.
Colorado's largest indoor hot spring pool is 10 minutes away.
Mt Princeton Outdoor Hot Springs
Great site for area information (dining, galleries, and local events calendar)
Nice overview of towns in the area and their activities.
Features historic Salida's walking tour.