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.

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Sleepy mountain town?

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Upcoming events in BV

Date/Time Event
08/26/2016 - 08/27/2016
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sweetwater String Band at the Beach

The Beach, Buena Vista CO
08/27/2016 - 08/28/2016
All Day
King Boletus Mushroom Festival

Buena Vista Heritage Museum, Buena Vista CO
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
People's Stage - Blue Rooster

People’s Stage, Buena Vista CO
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Farmer's Market
CCFA Farmers Market 2016 (Final) 1_4 AD RGB

Farmer’s Market, Buena Vista CO
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BV Blog

The latest and greatest news from the valley.

A Busy August

They say when it rains, it pours. We’ve always been a little spoiled here in Buena Vista with light showers and generally sunny weather. Same with our summer events. While we regularly have an event on our weekends throughout summer, this August has really...

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High Elevation and Hydration

WATER! Drink more water! If you visit any high elevation town, chances are good that someone has recommended drinking more water, especially if you’re complaining of being tired or having a slight headache. On an average day, we hear about drinking water all the time,...

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Fire Safety

Fire’s a tricky friend of humans and our forests. It provides heat, and a means of cooking for humans. It can trigger the re-birth of forest Eco-systems, and help fire-dependent plants and trees. It can also be devastating, burning out of control, destroying homes,...

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