Find the best place to stay — South Fork

Where to stay around South Fork?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 177 holiday lettings near South Fork. From 76 houses to 73 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: 150 holiday lettings
  • Coller State Wildlife Area: 168 holiday lettings
  • Elwood Pass: 170 holiday lettings
  • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad: 163 holiday lettings
  • Wolf Creek Ski Area: 256 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 76 houses in South Fork. Our other popular types of South Fork holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

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.

    Attractions in and around South Fork

    First time in South Fork and looking for things to do? If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Coller State Wildlife Area and Rio Grande National Forest. Winter activities that you might appreciate include visiting Wolf Creek Ski Area. Also while in town, consider a visit to Rio Grande Club and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad.