Winter is truly a wonderful time of year when pure, white snow blankets everything, creating a real-life snow globe effect. If you love all of the beauty and fun that winter brings, then you definitely need to view our list of enjoyable winter activities available in Pagosa Springs. Galles Properties loves the snow as much as you do, and we look forward to helping you enjoy all that winter has to offer. If Pagosa Springs captures your heart and mind, and you want to make it your home, then contact us and let us help you find the perfect real estate for your family.
Skiing and Snowboarding
Wolf Creek Ski Area and boasts 1,600 skiable acres. With an annual snowfall of 500 natural inches on average, they definitely receive “the most snow in Colorado.” Located in the San Juan Mountains, Wolf Creek offers stunning views of nearby mountain peaks as you ski or board down the run of your choice. Wolf Creek offers nine lifts for your convenience and ability. From lifts for children and beginners to lifts for intermediate and expert, there is something for everyone to enjoy. They also offer ski school for groups and beginners, children, school groups, and private lessons.
Ice Skating and Sledding
Right in the heart of downtown Pagosa Springs, you will discover a free skating pond and sledding hill that is open to residents and visitors alike. Ice skating and skate rentals are also available at the skating rink in Town Park. Sledding takes place primarily on Reservoir Hill. There are other hills in town that are also popular such as Lobo Overlook and Hatcher Lake Greenbelt. Be sure to check that no matter where you go to sled, that you are on public land before you begin. With millions of acres of public land surrounding Pagosa Springs and Archuleta County, there are plenty of places for Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling right in our backyard!
Colorado has become known as home to a vast community of local breweries. From Pagosa Brewing Company and Riff Raff Brewing Company to The Backyard at Pagosa Springs, you will discover so many wonderful local beers to try. Be sure to warm up by pairing a great local brew with a piping hot bowl of chili or soup. You are sure to discover why handcrafted beer from local breweries is so popular. Don’t limit yourself to just one brewery, however, be sure to “hop” around to all of them!
Pagosa Hot Springs
When you visit Pagosa Springs, you have to be sure to take a dip in our famous hot springs. After a full day of playing in the snow, there is no better way to soothe the stiff muscles or aches that you may have than by soaking in the mineral-rich hot waters of the spring. With 23 pools to choose from, you might discover that you want to spend the day moving from one to the next, followed by the best sleep of your life!
Galles Properties loves all of the fun things there are to do in the winter time. From skiing and skating to relaxing in the hot springs, we can’t think of a better place to be than Pagosa Springs. After a day playing in the snow, we know that you’ll want to see what Pagosa Springs real estate has to offer. Call us today and let us help you join us in calling this place home.