Year-Round Adventures at Snowy Peaks RV Park

Discover the Magic of Every Season at Snowy Peaks RV Park. In the heart of Buena Vista, our park is a gateway to a multitude of exciting activities, each unique to the season. From spring’s blossoming trails to summer’s water sports, autumn’s picturesque hikes, and winter’s cozy campfires, every visit promises new adventures and lasting memories.


World-Class Whitewater Rafting & Kayaking

South Main River ParkĀ 

Historic Buena Vista, Colorado

Downtown Salida, Colorado

Award winning Restaurants

Excellent Lake & Stream Fishing

Extensive Hiking Trails

Mountain Bike Trails & Rentals

Exceptional Wild Life Viewing

Hot Springs Pools

Gold Rush Ghost Towns and Mines

Beautiful Scenic Drives

Jeep Rentals

ATV Rentals

4 wheel drive/ATV tours — hundreds of miles of back-country trails and roads


Gold Panning & Gem Hunting

Skiing at Monarch Mountain only a short drive away

Buena Vista Gold Rush Days


Fire Truck Rides

Pancake Breakfasts




Game Nights



Central Campfire Pit

Pedal Carts

Fishing Tales and Other Tall Stories

Frequently Asked Questions

During spring and summer, guests love engaging in world-class whitewater rafting and kayaking, exploring South Main River Park, and visiting historic Buena Vista and nearby Salida. The area is also known for its excellent lake and stream fishing, extensive hiking trails, and mountain bike trails.
Absolutely! The area around Snowy Peaks is renowned for its exceptional wildlife viewing opportunities. The diverse natural habitats are home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and numerous bird species.
Yes, one of the highlights of the Buena Vista area is its natural hot springs pools, offering a relaxing and rejuvenating experience amidst the beauty of the Colorado Rockies.
Fall brings breathtaking aspen colors, perfect for scenic drives and photography. Winter offers excellent opportunities for downhill skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobile adventures over the Continental Divide.
The area around Buena Vista is a hunter’s paradise in the fall, with excellent opportunities for deer and elk hunting amidst the Colorado wilderness.
Yes, golf enthusiasts can enjoy several picturesque golf courses located a short drive from the park, offering a chance to play surrounded by the stunning Colorado landscape.
The Buena Vista area is rich in history, featuring gold rush ghost towns and mines. These historic sites provide a fascinating glimpse into Colorado’s gold mining past.

Yes, there are several rental services in the vicinity where you can rent equipment like ATVs, jeeps, and ski gear, making it easy to dive into the adventures that Buena Vista offers.

Snowy Peaks is perfect for families, offering activities like fire truck rides, pancake breakfasts, potlucks, game nights, and crafts. The park also has amenities like horseshoes and a central campfire pit for family fun.
Buena Vista is host to several unique local events, including the Gold Rush Days festival and the Buena Vista ATV Historical Color Tour. These events offer a blend of local culture, history, and fun, ideal for visitors looking to experience the community spirit of Buena Vista.


Breathtaking Fall Aspen Colors

Buena Vista ATV Historical Color Tour

Excellent Deer and Elk Hunting

Nearby Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding

Eating at delicious restaurants in downtown Buena Vista

X-Country Skiing

Snowshoeing Trails

Snowmobile Rentals and Groomed Snowmobile Trails over the Continental Divide

Spending time at the campfire at our RV park in Buena Vista

Shopping in historic Buena Vista