- TripBuzz found 51 things to do with kids in or near Buena Vista, Colorado, including 25 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Salida, Nathrop and Canon City.
- From Cottonwood Lake to Harvard City Riding Stables, the Buena Vista area offers 50 different types of family activities, including: Rafting, Farms & Ranches, Other Adventures and Parks.
- A small town in Central Colorado, Buena Vista is located at the base of the Collegiate Range, a section of the Rocky Mountains. This area is most known for white water rafting and other recreational activities such as fishing, camping and horseback riding. Adventurers also visit the area to hunt for gems, rocks and minerals.
Trail rides in the San Isabel National Forest and the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness area are offered by the Harvard City Riding Stables. They also offer fishing trips that are accessible by horseback and pack trips.
At Four Mile Recreation Area, visitors can explore 100,000 acres of nature filled with interlacing trails and rolling hills. These trails accommodate a variety of outdoor activities; including ATV driving, hiking, horseback riding, and more.
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12844 E Highway 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
With American Adventure Expeditions, visitors can choose from a range of outdoor activities which include family friendly and high adventure rafting trips as well as other off river adventures such as zipline and atv tours, horseback riding, mountain bike tours and more.
In addition to a variety of whitewater trips for varying levels of skill and experience, The Adventure Company also offers ATV tours, hot air balloon flights, mountain biking, scenic trail rides, rock climbing, kayaking and more.
Wilderness Aware Rafting offers whitewater rafting trips on the five state rivers as well as on the Salt River in Arizona. They also organize zip-line tours, horseback rides and mountain bike trips to the Rocky Mountains.
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115 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
Performance Tours Whitewater Rafting offer a variety of supervised rafting trips to many scenic attractions on the Arkansas River such as Buena Vista, Royal Gorge, Breckenridge and Idaho Springs.
Whitewater rafting through Colorado is the primary service of Browns Canyon Rafting. Both the Arkansas River and the Clear Creek River are accessible for rafting through the company with both waterways providing their own type of excitement.
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113 North Railroad Street, Buena Vista, CO 81211 MoreLess Info
Buffalo Joe's Whitewater Rafting organizes a variety of rafting trips making use of inflatable kayaks, paddle and oar boats on the Arkansas River. The trips weave through the surrounding vistas such as Browns Canyon and Wild Horse Canyon offering scenic views.