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Pagosa Springs, CO Travel and Vacation Getaways

Dramatic Rocky Mountains, breathtaking cliffs, lakes, rivers and geological rock formations. Pagosa Springs is a Four Corners destination, located in the heart of Southwest Colorado. Famed for its beautiful high desert plateau landscape, premier outdoor recreation and soothing mineral hot springs, you'll experience an unforgettable getaway that is sure to offer something for everyone.

Pagosa Springs, Colorado Vacation Destination

Experience Colorado mountain charm along the banks of the San Juan River. Visitors are treated to a wealth of year round outdoor offerings in the upper San Juan Basin. The San Juan National Forest and Weminuche Wilderness is a top rated natural attractions. Camping, hiking, swimming and sightseeing will get you up close to the majestic Rocky Mountains. Boating and fishing are popular activities in Navajo State Park. History and archeology buffs will want to step back in time and explore ancient Pueblo Indian ruins at the Chimney Rock Archeological Area.

In the winter, skiers and snowboarders alike can zip down the mountain at the Wolf Creek Ski Area, known for having the most annual snow in Colorado. For those looking for a little vacation stress-relief, soak in the hot springs or enjoy a peaceful hot air balloon ride over the San Juan Mountains with Rocky Mountain Balloon Adventures.

Pagosa Springs, CO Travel Tips

  • Packing tip - Pack a good pair of walking shoes and hiking boots as you never know what outdoor activity you'll try next.
  • Best attractions/tourist spots - Pagosa Springs hot mineral baths are the perfect way to unwind and relax after a full day of outdoor exploration.
  • Great time of year to visit - Anytime! Pagosa Springs belongs to the “Colorado Sunbelt” and experiences 300 days of sunshine each year.

Weather - Climate (average high temperature)

  • January: 39°F
  • February: 44°F
  • March: 50°F
  • April: 59°F
  • May: 68°F
  • June: 78°F
  • July: 83°F
  • August: 80°F
  • September: 73°F
  • October: 63°F
  • November: 49°F
  • December: 40°F

Nearby Cities/Towns

  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Durango, CO
  • Steamboat Springs, CO

Nearby Airports

  • Durango-La Plata County Airport
  • Albuquerque International Sunport
  • Denver International Airport

Medical Facilities

  • Pagosa Mountain Hospital