Pagosa Springs, CO

Activities in Pagosa Springs, CO

Durango and the surrounding area including Pagosa Springs and Silverton offers endless opportunities to enjoy its beautiful scenery and perfect weather year-round. In winter, try skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, ice skating, dogsledding and horse-drawn sleigh rides for fun outdoor activities. In summer, take advantage of secluded hiking trails, steep single track, exhilarating whitewater rapids or a scenic horseback ride. Experience an unforgettable hot air balloon ride, get into the backcountry with a rugged Jeep tour, or fish local rivers or hit the greens. Select an activity from the left-hand column to learn more
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Pagosa Outside Adventures
Pagosa Springs, CO
Montezuma Inflatable Kayak Tour - 2/3 Day"No Experience Required" This 'ducky' trip runs in conjunction with our regularly scheduled raft trip, but is great for folks looking for a little more excitement than simply relaxing on a raft. You get to captain your own inflatable kayak down the mild waters of Montezuma Canyon. Lots of families split their group between the raft trip and the kayak tour. Some of the group can relax on the raft while those looking ... Read More
Hovenweep
Pagosa Springs, CO
The trail system at Hovenweep provides visitors excellent views of all the archeological sites. The Square Tower Group features a two mile loop that begins at the visitor center and is a perfect starting point for any visit. Between the visitor center and the first overlook (a distance of roughly 300 yards), the trail is paved and may be traversed by visitors in wheelchairs with assistance. Most visitors spend an hour exploring the area, with the full ... Read More
Mesa Verde
Pagosa Springs, CO
Mesa Verde, Spanish for green table, offers a spectacular look into the lives of the Ancestral Pueblo people who made it their home for over 700 years, from A.D. 600 to 1300. Today the park protects nearly 5,000 known archeological sites, including 600 cliff dwellings. These sites are some of the most notable and best preserved in the United States.Mug HouseThe Mug House hike offers the opportunity to see a rarely visited cliff dwelling. Mug House,built ... Read More
Pagosa Outside Adventures
Pagosa Springs, CO
This is the river tubing trip that Pagosa is known for. We shuttle you up the river and you float back on the Cadillac of river tubes. When you are done, exit the river near the Visitors Center and Hot Springs Resort and simply walk across Main Street to our shop and catch the next shuttle. You need to be adventerous and a good swimmer to enjoy this trip. When considering taking your young children, please realize that there is always a possibility of ... Read More
Pagosa Outside Adventures
Pagosa Springs, CO
You don't have to break a sweat to enjoy the beauty and thrill of a high country mountain bike ride. We offer a variety of bike tours for all abilities and fitness levels. Even though we do offer the hardcore mountain bike experience, lots of our guests love our shuttled rides from Nipple and Jackson Mountains.Nipple Mountain - 1/2 day"Gravity Tour" This shuttled tour is the easiest way to experience the beauty and thrill of a high country bike ride ... Read More
Wind Wranglers Balloon Company
Pagosa Springs, CO
Private Flights for couples and small groups. Customize your ballooning experience by choosing a nice relaxing ride high above the valley while viewing the San Juan Mountains or a ride on the wild side down a river gorge for a breath taking experience.Private Balloon FlightsVactioners from round the world agree that an escape from their generally crazy (and fabulous) lives on a private balloon ride adds to their other experiences of luxurious, extravagant ... Read More
Southwest Organization for Sustainability
Pagosa Springs, CO
The Pagosa Farmers Market is located is the east end of the parking lot of Pagosa Lumber and Hardware at 2435 Eagle Drive. Markets will be held each Saturday beginning July 9th and continuing through September 24th. The Market opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 1:00pm.The Farmers Market features goods from local farms and gardens in Pagosa Springs and Archuleta County and regional farms in the Four Corners area. Featuring:Vendors with fresh, locally grown ... Read More
Rocky Mountain Balloon Adventures
Pagosa Springs, CO
For once, a fantasy can become a reality! You have a unique opportunity to "break the earthly bonds of gravity," and if you've been dreaming about flying--try this!The adventure begins when we meet our guests shortly after sunrise when the mountain air is still calm and stable, the perfect conditions for ballooning!Ballooning is a "hands-on" participation sport, and we will enlist your energy in the set-up and inflation of the balloon which will hold up ... Read More
Pagosa Outside Adventures
Pagosa Springs, CO
May through June is the prime time for whitewater rafting. Spring snowmelt swells the San Juan and Piedra Rivers and whitewater adventures abound! We offer a variety of trips to fit any schedule or budget.River Bend - 1/4 Day - 9:00 and 2:00"Splash and Dash" This quick intro to rafting is a great trip for testing the waters or those on a limited time budget. A relaxing start a few miles above Pagosa is followed by fun splashy man-made rapids right through ... Read More
Sportsman's Campground & Mountain Cabins
Pagosa Springs, CO
Experience the majestic San Juan Mountains at our quiet, family and pet friendly RV/tent campground and mountain cabins. Enjoy the cool, refreshing mountain air at an elevation of 8,100 ft., just 18 scenic miles from the highway and 20 miles northwest of Pagosa Springs in Southwest Colorado. Leave the crowds behind and relax with family & friends at the campground, fish for trout on nearby waters, take a scenic hike into the San Juan Mountains, check ... Read More
Rocky Mountain Wildlife Park
Pagosa Springs, CO
View the Beautiful mountains of Colorado on horseback arranged through Lobo Outfitters based here at the Rocky Mountain Wildlife Park.We offer a variety of rides for everyone to enjoy. We have trail rides for those that have never been on a horse before or those that prefer adventure, overnight pack trips.A one hour ride is great for the beginner or someone who is looking for a shorter ride. The trail is through more of a meadow landscaped with a rolling ... Read More
Diamond M Outfitters
Pagosa Springs, CO
Diamond M Outfitters offers exclusive wilderness hunts for the archery, muzzleloading, and first rifle elk seasons. These are for fully guided and semi-guided camps only. These hunts are structured to take advantage of the unique hunting opportunities that are available in a true wilderness setting. For those hunts that occur later in the year, we offer the opportunity to hunt out of camps that combine private land and National Forest.From Wilderness ... Read More
High Country Fishing Charters
Pagosa Springs, CO
Guided fly fishing trips in Pagosa Springs CO. Fish the High Country streams of the San Juan National Forest, Navajo Lake, the San Juan River (The Quality Waters, in New Mexico) and exclusive rights to private property on the Navajo River and San Juan Rivers, near Pagosa Springs, Colorado.Join a Pagosa Springs Fishing Guide for a great day fishing on the rivers and streams in Southwest Colorado, and Northern New Mexico on Navajo Lake and the " Quality ... Read More
Ski & Bow Rack
Pagosa Springs, CO
Ski and Bow Rack has some of Southwest Colorado's and northern New Mexico's Best guided fishing trips! Please Call Today for more information 970-264-2370 or contact us here. Snow Angel Ranch, Pagosa Springs COThe Snow Angel Ranch is one of the best kept secrets of the area. Enjoy catching trophy sized trout while feeling like you've taken a step back in time. Very beginner friendly with very positive results. Navajo River, Chromo COThe Navajo River is an ... Read More
Wolf Creek Backcountry
Pagosa Springs, CO
Wolf Creek Backcountry offers a unique lodging experience with the Pass Creek Yurt. Nestled at the foot of the Continental Divide, the Pass Creek Yurt offers a one-of-a-kind adventure. Miles of hiking, mountain biking, skiing, and snowshoeing trails surround you and the peace and serenity is unmatched. Unlike camping, everything is provided for your backcountry stay including cooking and eating utensils, beds with pillows, wood stove, and even hut shoes. ... Read More
L Bar Z Ranch
Pagosa Springs, CO
Kurt and Danna, owners of L Bar Z Ranch Cabins, welcome you to our private, working ranch in beautiful Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Our brand new charming log cabin and our more rustic Kow Palace cabin are fully equipped with everything you need (full size kitchen, dishes, linens, appliances, etc...). Overlooking the San Juan River, our guests have access to 1/2 mile of private fishing along the famous San Juan River. We are 1 mile East of downtown Pagosa ... Read More
Bruce Spruce Ranch
Pagosa Springs, CO
Summer accommodations at Bruce Spruce Ranch include the Faris House and fourteen rustic log cabins. The log cabins vary in size and capacity but all are charming. Most of these cabins are authentic full log structures with chinking. Each has wood flooring, a full kitchen, pot belly wood stove for heat, and cold running water. Hot showers are centrally located. From the screened in front porch you can swing on a porch swing while you enjoy the whistle of ... Read More
Pagosa Springs Golf Club
Pagosa Springs, CO
The Pagosa Springs Golf Club is a spectacular Public Resort Facility with 27 championship holes. Ponderosa pines line the fairways making the course both beautiful and challenging. Golfers are surrounded with magnificent views of the San Juan Mountains in southwest Colorado.Each year new golfers are tested by our challenging 27 holes of golf. Leagues, tournaments, and golf outings at Pagosa Springs are great ways to get together on the golf course. Be ... Read More
Summit Ski & Sports
Pagosa Springs, CO
The Town of Pagosa Springs maintains the ponds behind River Center for ice skating. When the ice is at least 4" thick, ice skating is allowed. There is no fee to skate on the ponds, and skate rentals are available nearby at Summit Ski and Sports. During Ice Skate season (Mid- Dec. thru Mid- Feb.) we offer ice skate rentals with ice skating right out our back door! Ice skates are $5 for 3 hours. Read More
Wolf Creek Ski Area
Pagosa Springs, CO
Wolf Creek is a high alpine ski resort, 10,300 feet at the base and 11,900 feet at the summit, located in southern Colorado on scenic U.S. Highway 160. Its versatile terrain includes 1,600 acres along a high alpine ridge serviced by two triples, two doubles, one quad chairlift, and one magic carpet. Average snowfall is 465 inches earning the area its reputation for "The Most Snow in Colorado." Read More
Wolf Creek Snowmobile Tours
Pagosa Springs, CO
Wolf Creek Snowmobile Tours offers the best riding available near the Wolf Creek Ski Area; and all throughout the beautiful San Juan National Forest with convenient locations near Pagosa Springs and South Fork, Colorado. At WCST, we care about the safety of our guests, our veteran guides are all trained in backcountry safety and have a minimum certification of First Aid/CPR. Our guides typically spend over 250 days a year in the backcountry allowing us to ... Read More
Lobo Outfitters
Pagosa Springs, CO
Lobo Outfitters has been outfitting South-central Colorado and North-central New Mexico for over forty years. We have developed a successful business based upon excellent client service. We understand that your outdoor experience with us will be a lasting memory. We strive to achieve success defined by each individual client. Please feel free to browse our website and contact us for any additional information. We would enjoy the opportunity to show you ... Read More