Thursday, May 30, 2013

Chaffee County Summer Events in Salida, Monarch, & Buena Vista Colorado

 There are few ski vacation rentals in Colorado that can offer access to such a wide variety of activities to choose from any time of year.   

Chaffee County area is bustling with activity in the summer.  Here are my suggestions of the best June events for the whole family that are not to be missed in and around Monarch, Buena Vista, & Salida Colorado.  

 June 1 & 2 - Colorado Hill Climb Association in Monarch, Colorado.  The CHCA is Colorado's home-grown, grass-roots, fan-friendly all American Race Club! We host racing events on mountain roads throughout this great State and more. Come see what you've been missing!  Monarch race is scheduled June 1 & 2.


June 12-16, 65th FIBArk in Salida, Colorado
America's Oldest & Boldest Whitewater Festival! Events include kayak & rafting competitions, running races, and a hooligan race. Also enjoy music, food, and beer in the park! Sponsored this year by Eddyline Brewing.

 June 13 -Ride the Rockies 
2013 Ride The Rockies rides into Salida June 13, rides out June 14.
The 28th annual tour will feature 3 scenic mountain passes, a trek over the highest suspension bridge in the U.S. and 20,400 vertical ft. over 7 days and 513 miles. Cyclists will begin their journey in the picturesque town of Telluride; ascend Lizard Head, Wolf Creek and Poncha Pass; and visit the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, before crossing the finish line at Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs. 

June 20 & 27 - Free Concerts at Riverside Park  
A series of free outdoor concerts at 6pm throughout the summer. The series highlights area musicians and provides weekly entertainment in downtown Salida for locals and visitors alike.

Salida Art Walk will be celebrating it’s 21st year of celebrating the area arts slated for June 28, 29, and 30! Join the fun. Reserve the date! Make the time.

Colorado's Original Loop Tour 
Canon City, Buena Vista, Carbondale, Paonia, Crested Butte, Salida, Canon City.

Your resource for summer events in Chaffee County, (Salida, Monarch, Buena Vista) is here. Ski Town Condos is the place to stay, just minutes to all the events and activities ranging from concerts and festivals to art walks and historic tours to bike races that will occur throughout the summer.

Concierge services at Ski Town Condos vacation rental keep your vacation planning time short and the variety fun! Enjoy lodging in the comfort of a 2 bedroom condo with log beds, down comforters, a full kitchen, washer/dryer, and hot tub in the gazebo.  Call today to make your reservation at 719-539-7928.

Gigi Griefenberg, Owner Ski Town Condos Vacation Rentals, your Monarch and Salida Colorado Lodging Choice

Sunday, May 5, 2013

5-Day Colorado Family Summer Vacation Package for $290 per person, based on 4 guests!

Experience Colorado’s great outdoors with this 5-Day Family Summer Vacation Package for $290 per person based on 4 guests! 

This vacation package may provide your kids with some new experiences like rafting the Arkansas River, hiking in the Rocky Mountains, a scenic train ride with a glimpse of Colorado's history, a tram ride to the top of the Continental Divide, and horseback riding in the wilderness while they explore Colorado’s great outdoors. 

5-Day Colorado Summer Vacation Package for $290 per person based on 4 guests! This incredible $1160 package includes the following for 4 guests: 4 nights lodging in a 2 bedroom condo, half day Browns Canyon Raft trip, 2.5-hour Horseback Ride, 2.5 hour Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad train ride, & Tram Ride to the top of the Continental Divide! (Extra person rate: $209 + 6.8% tax; 3 guests $339pp + 6.8% tax; 2 guests $439pp + 6.8% tax; 1 guest $739 +6.8%
tax) -$20 per child 12 & under.  Guests must be a minimum 6 years old to horseback ride and 50lbs to raft.  Available May 24 till August 15, 2013.

Waking up in the pines at Ski Town Condos is the perfect lodging choice for Salida and Monarch, Colorado.  For more information or to make reservations, call (866) 539-7380 or visit

Gigi Griefenberg, Owner Ski Town Condos Vacation Rentals, your Monarch and Salida Colorado Lodging Choice