Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in South Fork

The mountains and riverfront create a pretty picture of South Fork. Travellers especially like the skiing, hiking and fishing in this welcoming and scenic city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


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.

Natural features

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)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Fork

The nearest airport is in Alamosa, CO (ALS-San Luis Valley Regional), located 44.4 mi (71.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Fork?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 149 holiday lettings around South Fork. From 67 cabins to 66 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in South Fork?

We all like a room with a view. But if you're craving views that'll leave you feeling on top of the world, you'll have to head for the hills. HomeAway has no less than 72 alpine holiday properties available. Alternatively, you might be looking for another type of holiday setting. HomeAway has plenty of rental options to pick from, including:

  • 22 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 19 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in South Fork in a large group?

The recipe for a perfect trip is relaxing with close friends and family in an exciting new place. If you'll be visiting with a big group, HomeAway can help out. Why not take a peek at the 23 cabin holiday rentals listed here? They're the leading choice for big groups of travellers. If you're planning on travelling in a big group, the holiday rental options that can meet your needs include:

  • Searching for places that can fit 6 of you? We have 35 that will suit. Prices start from £57 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your crew, you'll be pleased to learn that there are 21 rental accommodation that are ideal. Prices begin at just £115 per night.
  • Seeking properties for rent to suit 10 people? You'll be glad to find out we have 17 that will fit the bill. You can book one from just £60 a night.

You and all your besties will be in good hands when you organise your South Fork holiday with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in South Fork?

Cut down on those hefty accommodation costs by organising your stay with HomeAway. You'll find a range of unique holiday rentals and save heaps of cash! Rivers Edge is a bargain-hunter's dream. And with 6 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £78 a night, it's not difficult to see why. You'll find another 16 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Alpine Village. The average price here is £140 per night.