Archuleta County in Southwest Colorado

About Pagosa Springs

Refreshingly Authentic
Located in Southwestern Colorado near the New Mexico border, Pagosa Springs is the perfect mix of Southwest and Western cultures. Nestled in the San Juan National Forest visitors will find a variety of outdoor activities to participate in including biking, skiing, rock climbing, and horse back riding. Recently, Pagosa Springs was included in National Geographic Adventure Magazine's 50 Best Places to Live and Play NOW: The Next Great Adventure Towns edition. To explore what Pagosa Springs has to offer please visit

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"Pagosa" is a Ute Indian name given to the hot mineral springs renowned for their healing qualities. Relaxing hot mineral baths and swimming pool are open all year. San Juan National Forest and spectacular Weminuche and South San Juan Wilderness areas offer untold adventure opportunities. Visit the Fred Harman Art Museum, Rocky Mountain Wildlife Park, Chimney Rock Archeaological Area, and experience our 27 hole golf course. Winter provides great powder skiing at Wolf Creek Ski Area and miles of groomed snowmobile and cross-country ski trails in magnificent mountain settings.


Pagosa Springs Area Visitor Center
402 San Juan Street
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
(800) 252-2204
Pagosa Springs Tourism
Pagosa Springs Online Visitor Guide