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Recent South Central reviews

  • Super!

    "We had a great time here for the new year! This place is just a 10-15 min drive from the mountain and is a great place to stay for some skiing and riding!!! We recommend going to South Fork though to get supplies (not Pagosa) because it is much closer to that. It's a cute little place with what seems to be all handmade wood furniture and everything goes together. I would seriously LOVE to own a property like that. The cabin you stay in is the one pictured to the left of the photo :) A great place overall, and the owner is very nice and accommodating- we will be back :)"
    Guest: echrimat Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 5, 2015
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  • The Inn at Potter's Inn

    "We loved our stay at The Inn at Potter's Inn / Aspen's Ridge! What a great place! Everything is nice, and the staff have an exceptional knack for decorating and furnishing the facility in just the right way, filling it with beauty that is refreshing. The spacious sitting area around the huge wood fireplace, and under the massive wood beams is beautiful! The staff are great, warm and attentive to details. I recommend it whole heartedly!!"
    Guest: Ron Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 23, 2014
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  • Perfect for our extended family vacation !

    "When we arrived there was such a warm welcome, of beautiful flowers in the kitchen a cake, cookies, fruit, juice, milk, and coffee waiting for us. We were also welcomed by a family of deer, which visited us every day, as well as a bunny. The house was perfect for all 10 of us, plenty of room, and the views are amazing from the deck and the rooms. The game room and the media room provided great entertainment for everyone, there are many games in the house. The kitchen was great, and very well equipped, we had most of our meals outside. The house feels outside the city, but is only minutes from activities, shopping, and close to the highways. This was a great place to create lasting family memories. We had such a good time, I would recommend this house for everyone. The owner was wonderful, easy to reach and accommodating! Thank you from all of our family."
    Guest: Angela & Scott Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • Highly reccommend

    "Gressoney is everything it has been described to be. My wife and I have traveled extensively, for many years, and this place rates up there with all of our favorites. Extremely relaxing, in a beautiful, quiet valley, with a pleasant, and accommodating staff. We have visited Alpine accents, and stayed in three different cabins, from the cozy Coyote, to the more plenty roomy Gressoney. On this trip we took our grandson, who caught his first trout, in the Rio Grande River, just out the back door of the cabin. All of our stays have been really enjoyable, and we would be highly inclined to recommend it to anyone, and everyone."
    Guest: Jackie & Guy Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: January 31, 2015
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South Central Travel Tips

Southern Colorado Vacation Rentals Offer Beauty in the Mountains

Southern Colorado is an area that’s full of rugged high desert plains and a collection of up to 14,000-foot peaks, rivers that gush with whitewater rapids during the spring, beautiful red-rock outcroppings, and towering sand dunes that are dwarfed by the mountain range set behind them. South Central Colorado was first explored in 1806, some three years after the U.S. made the Louisiana Purchase. A man named Zebulon Pike led the first scouting expedition to what is now known as Pikes Peak but he never actually climbed the mountain that was eventually named after him.

Southern Colorado is well worth a few days of exploration on your vacation due to the vast wonderland of activities and adventures that you and the entire family can embark upon. Southern Colorado vacation rentals and Southern Colorado vacation homes will place you in the heart of the back country. Here, you can set off on a whitewater rafting journey, shop in the historical towns and cities, bike, hike, mountain climb and much more. Imagine spending your vacation in a Lake George cabin deep in the woods near a fishing stream. This can make for a perfectly relaxing vacation, especially since you are never too far from civilization when you need it.

Southern Colorado vacation rentals are complete with all of the amenities needed for your trip. You can enjoy a luxury cabin complete with as many bedrooms as you choose. There are also full baths, living quarters, spacious kitchens, modern electronics such as big screen televisions, DVD players, radios and more. Many of the rentals also have large patios or wraparound decks that are perfect for barbecuing or simple lounging. No need to bring towels, cookware, extra blankets or any other items from home, as these rentals are fully loaded with everything to accommodate you and the family.

Tons to do and see Near Southern Colorado Vacation Homes

Besides the beautiful mountains in the southern Colorado region, there is a ring of smaller cities that offer many alluring attractions. For instance, at the foot of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs vacation rentals offer visitors a chance to step back in time to when the Gold Rush was booming after the discovery of gold in the local spring water. The Gold Rush of the 19th century helped to shape the city’s history and modernity, and today, this has given visitors that opportunity to access the numerous trails and embrace the history of this part of the Rockies.

To the west of the Rockies lies the Royal Gorge and the Florissant Fossil Beds. These two magnificent places are worth a day trip on any vacation. The Royal Gorge offers a chanced to take a literal walk through the ages as this canyon is 1,250 feet deep and 50 feet wide. It’s one of the deepest canyons, while the Florissant Fossil Beds are home to the most amazing fossils you’ll ever see in your lifetime. Thousands of visitors come to see these amazing petrified remains of redwoods, ancient animals and trace fossils

Travel a bit farther from your Southern Colorado lodging and you will discover nearby Cripple Creek vacations, where you can try your luck at low-stakes gambling and other activities. Pueblo and Canon City offer rafting trips, historical museums, camping grounds, mountain biking and superior hiking trails, especially in the San Isabel and Pike national forests. Mountain climbers can brave the Collegiate Peaks near Buena Vista and Salida.

Summer Fun and Winter Bliss at Southern Colorado Vacation Homes

Summer is always a great time to plan a vacation to Colorado. With over 300 days of annual sunshine, the summer months are some of the best in the west. It’s never too hot here as the highs are usually in the mid to low 80s. This makes for a very comfortable summer vacation, as many travelers try to avoid extremely high temperatures in the summertime.

Winter can be great fun for a vacation in the Rockies as well. You can hit the slopes and enjoy almost any snow-related activities that you can think of. Nearly 300 inches of snow fall here every year bring skiers, snowboarders and winter sports fanatics from all over the globe. You can expect to see the first snowfall around September, although it usually snows somewhere in the state every month, except for August (usually). Rainfall for the state brings 16.5 inches each year.

Getting to Southern Colorado Lodging

Most of the time when you fly to Colorado, you will land at Denver International Airport (also known as DIA), and from here, you can rent a car to continue the rest of your journey to Southern Colorado.

There are several highways in the Southern Colorado region that will take you into any of the surrounding cities in the area. However, one of the major highways used in the southernmost part of Colorado is I-25. This highway runs through Las Animas County which is the largest county in the state. I-25 runs straight through almost all of the other cities along the I-25 Corridor and other highways branch out from it. You can find your way to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains from here as well as other popular destinations like Trinidad, Lathrop State Park and Cuchara Ski Resort.

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