Where to stay around South Fork?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 178 holiday lettings near South Fork. From 78 Houses to 72 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South Fork is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to South Fork?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in South Fork. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rio Grande Club: 152 holiday lettings
  • Coller State Wildlife Area: 169 holiday lettings
  • Elwood Pass: 168 holiday lettings
  • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad: 164 holiday lettings
  • Underground Mining Museum and Community Center: 50 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Fork listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in South Fork?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 78 Houses in South Fork. Our other popular types of South Fork holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I rent mountain rentals in South Fork?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 91 mountain rentals in South Fork. You have also many other possibilities in South Fork area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 28 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 15 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Fork?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in South Fork. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in South Fork, Colorado is a perfect choice for anyone who enjoys activities in the out of doors

    Once a mining town, South Fork is now a popular holiday destination. A holiday rental home in South Fork will put you close to all of the very best reasons to visit here including many outdoor activities and interesting attractions.

    Things to Do on Holiday to South Fork, Colorado

    Whether you visit during the summer or the winter you will always find a long list of outdoor activities to enjoy. The summer offers the opportunity for hiking, cycling, wildlife spotting and off-roading. It is during the winter that South Fork is at its best. During the winter you can enjoy downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowmobile excursions, snowshoe treks and snowboarding. Ice fishing is another option. Cut a hole in the ice and wait for the perfect catch. The lakes freeze over and provide a spot for ice skating. With so many winter activities, you probably won?t be able to do them all in just one visit.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to South Fork, Colorado

    Many people who visit South Fork do so for all of the outdoor activities. There are also some attractions located nearby. The Underground Mining Museum provides a glimpse into the everyday lives of miners and allows visitors to learn about the mining process. The Rio Grande County Museum is another spot where you can learn about the history of the area. Clear Creek Falls is a lovely outdoor area that boasts jagged rocks and a waterfall. If you holiday to South Fork during the fall then you can enjoy the gorgeous foliage that features vibrant shades of gold, red and orange.

    Weather in South Fork, Colorado

    The winters in South Fork are very cold and the summers are mild and pleasant. During the winter the average low temperatures are between -16° and -10° C and the average highs are 3° to 7° C. In the spring the average lows are -4° to 1° C and the average highs are 12° to 16° C. During the summer, the average lows are 4° to 8° C and the highs are 23° to 25° C. South Fork is a fairly dry region. The most rain occurs from July through September with between 30 and 48 mm per month. The rest of the year there is only between 10 and 20 mm per month.

    Travel to South Fork, Colorado

    The nearest airport to South Fork is San Luis Valley Regional Airport (ALS) which is 79 km away. The nearest international airport is Denver International (DEN) which is located 415 km from South Fork. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Activities and attractions in South Fork

    Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes South Fork a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rio Grande Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Wolf Creek Ski Area (16 mi / 25.8 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in South Fork

    Travellers enjoy South Fork for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, April, February or December, when snowfall averages 25.55 inches and temperatures average -15°F.

    Exploring the natural features in South Fork

    Travellers enjoy South Fork for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Fork is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Coller State Wildlife Area (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Elwood Pass (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
    • Treasure Falls (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
    • Rainbow Hot Springs (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
    • Rio Grande National Forest (21.7 mi / 35 km)