Pagosa Springs is situated within the San Juan Forest in the majestic San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. The town offers a rich geological and cultural history to explore. The soaring cliffs, ragged peaks, magical alpine pools, undisturbed wilderness, cascading rivers, and soothing hot springs reveal a dramatic geological history that invites voyagers, young and old, to venture into the backcountry.
Town Website: http://www.townofpagosasprings.com/
Weather: Winter - High 43 Low 8, Summer - High 79 Low 42
Rocky Mountain Wildlife Park includes a variety of recreational activities
Visit Chimney Rock Indian Ruins
Relax at the world-famous hot springs, “Pagosa” got its name from the Southwestern Ute word for “healing waters"
Schools: Archuleta County School District - Pagosa Springs Elementary School, Pagosa Springs Middle Schoold, and 2 High Schools
Closest Airport: Durango-La Plata County Airport 58.8 miles away
Major Airport: Colorado Springs Airport 245 miles away
Wolf Creek Ski Area 24 miles away
Monarch Ski Area 151 miles away