There are many good reasons to choose Pagosa Springs for your next breakaway including the amazingly beautiful scenery, exciting outdoor activities and friendly people. A holiday rental home in Pagosa Springs will put you close to all of the best this area has to offer, and you are sure to feel right at home.
Pagosa Springs is a paradise for anyone who enjoys activities in the out of doors, and this is true no matter what time of the year that you choose to visit. During the winter enjoy spending time at one of the nearby ski resorts. These resorts offer the opportunity to participate in all manner of activities such as skiing, snowboarding, sledding, sleigh rides and snowshoe treks. When the weather is warm you will find that there is still plenty to do. Some of the popular warm-weather activities include hiking, hot air balloon rides, horseback rides, boating and cycling. ATV excursions are another popular option.
In addition to the long list of activities in the out of doors, visitors to Pagosa Springs will also find that there are many interesting attractions nearby. Rocky Mountain Wildlife Park is a wonderful choice for animal lovers. Only animals that cannot be released to the wild are kept here, and the main mission of this facility is to educate people about the importance of wildlife conservation. Spend an afternoon browsing through some of the nearby art galleries and, perhaps, find a new piece of art to add to your own collection. The Rainbow Hot Springs are a perfect place to relax. The naturally hot water can soothe your body after a day filled with strenuous activity.
The temperatures dip very low during the winter months and the summers in Pagosa Springs are quite warm and sunny. During the winter the average lows are between -13° and -7° C and average highs are 6° to 12° C. During the spring the average lows are -3° to 1° C and the highs are 17° to 23° C. During the summer the average lows are 4° to 9° C and the average highs are 28° to 31° C. There is between 20 and 68 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Pagosa Springs is Durango La Plata County Airport (DRO), located 68 km away. Denver International Airport (DEN), is the nearest international airport and is located 354 km from Pagosa Springs. You will need a car for use during your stay.