The upper Arkansas River Valley is literally at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. Two main towns on the river, Salida and Buena Vista, are popular destinations for a myriad of outdoor activities such as: Mountain biking, hiking trails in Browns Canyon National Monument and all along the river, valley, and mountains, Zip lining, prospecting, hot springs, delicious local food and drinks, and a whole lot more. Check out our list of some of our favorite places, activities, and businesses.
Restaurants – Buena Vista
Restaurants – Salida