Southwestern Colorado’s wintry backcountry makes for the perfect winter wonderland, and our beautiful High Country Lodge offers cozy fireplaces and outstanding amenities that help make our lodge one of the best Pagosa Springs hotels. Whether it’s snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, or snowboarding and downhill skiing on fresh powder, you’ll find the best winter fun here. There are many fun ways to enjoy the winter in and around our one of a kind Pagosa Springs hotels. If you’re looking to discover this pristine landscape: strap on a pair of snowshoes or Nordic skis.
Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
If you are looking to experience our pristine snowy landscapes: strap on snowshoes or Nordic skis and explore the winter wonderland of snow around the San Juan Mountains. The Pagosa Nordic Club maintains the 50km of groomed trails for all to use freely. Families and novice skiers begin on the Reservoir Hill Nordic Trails, while more advanced skiers take to the Coyote Hill Nordic Loops. Snowshoers may share these trails with skiers, as long as they stay clear of the skiing lane.
Downhill skiing and Snowmobiling
Some of Colorado’s best skiing and snowboarding is located just a few short miles from our High Country Lodge. Guests and locals all flock to Wolf Creek Ski Resort the most snow in Colorado, with an early start this year. Wolf Creek ski area is famous for its relaxed vibe, excellent hike-to terrain, snowcat shuttle, at an affordable cost for a fun family getaway. Fewer crowds, no-lines and seven chairlifts spread across thousands of acres make for the perfect destination for powder hounds of all levels.
Tubing Hill at the Best Pagosa Spring Hotel
For a winter tubing experience, check out High Country Lodge Tubing Park’s four tubing lanes Wednesday through Sunday, for an affordable, fun-filled day the whole family can enjoy. Visit us this winter at the Tubing Park at the High Country Lodge, for heart-pounding, high-speed fun for the entire family! Snow-tubing is a great winter activity for all! Family and friends will love sliding down the tubing hill for a fun-filled day. Because there are limited spots per session, we recommend making reservations by calling 970-264-4181. We’ll see you soon for the best winter yet with High Country Lodge. As one of the greatest Pagosa Springs hotels, you’ll find yourself and your loved ones having a wonderful time.