Outdoor Adventures2019-03-14T15:56:47-07:00

Outdoor Adventures

ATV & 4-Wheeling

The Valley offers hundreds of opportunities for those wanting a unique and calm ride through the wilderness as well as those who don’t mind getting banged up by the rocky roads. Whether you opt for a maintained forest service road or a rough back woods trail, you are sure to find something that you will never forget. Take a mid-morning trip or choose to spend a full day enjoying the rugged high mountain terrain [...]

Biking & Hiking

Ramp up your trip with mountain biking in the Upper Rio Grande area. From high alpine singletrack to slickrock, there is an amazing variety of mountain bike trails to be found here in Southern Colorado’s mountains. Click here to read the entire article. And Enjoy the Following Articles… Hiking and Biking Trail Guide Fat Biking Four Seasons of Fun Multi-Adventure Weekends Cycling Stone Quarry Mountain Biking Penitente Recreation Area For more adventurous ideas in [...]

Fly Fishing on the Rio Grande

The Rio Grande is truly one of the best “unknown” rivers in America. That is to say, a crowded day on the Grande may resemble a very quiet day on another river. Drift boats frequent the river during the float season, leaving plenty of room for the wade fisherman. The Rio Grande is the second longest river system in the U.S. South Fork and Creede are located at the headwaters where the absolute best [...]

Rafting & Kayaking

Change up your adventure seeking with rafting on the Rio Grande River. If you are looking for an adventure, June is when Spring run off allows for a tremendous ride on the whitewater, guides are recommended. Quiet, calm, slow paced rides down the river are also a great way to experience the beauty of the Rio Grande National Forest in the Summer months. Click here to read the entire article. And Enjoy the Following Articles… [...]

Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing

Change up your adventure seeking with rafting on the Rio Grande River. If you are looking for an adventure, June is when Spring run off allows for a tremendous ride on the whitewater, guides are recommended. Quiet, calm, slow paced rides down the river are also a great way to experience the beauty of the Rio Grande National Forest in the Summer months. Click here to read the entire article. And Enjoy the Following Articles… [...]

Snowmobiling

The Upper Rio Grande Area has over 300 miles of groomed trails, side trails, open parks, meadows and hills to climb from 8,200 ft to 12,000 ft. These trails follow Forest Service Roads that are not open to driving during the winter. Snowmobiles and Cross Country Skiers share the areas. Be safe and courteous on the trail and ALWAYS consult weather conditions, never go alone, make sure family members, friends or lodge owners know [...]

Horseback Riding

Looking to explore the west on Horseback? South Fork is the perfect place. Whether in an open valley or up in the mountains, the scenery is beautiful. There are many trails in the area that cater to horseback riding and are often shared with people on ATVs, hikers and mountain bikers. We have some wonderful Horseback Riding Outfitters in the area. Wolf Creek Ranch Please call 719-873-5371 for more information or to schedule a [...]

Golfing

Nothing says vacation like a great round of golf. You can't beat the beautiful scenery that surrounds the three great courses in the San Luis Valley. The Rio Grande Club The Rio Grande Club is an 18 hole private golf course set amidst the mountain scenery that South Fork is known for.  The views are simply breathtaking. Monte Vista Golf Club The Monte Vista Golf Club is a public 9 hole golf course located [...]