La Veta is a great place to be for the 4th of July!

Bring your fishing gear and fish at one of our great mountain lakes: 
North Lake, Bear Lake or Blue Lake

La Veta OctoberFest is the place to be annually the first Saturday of October!
The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad operates out of Alamosa.  For ticket information & complete schedule call 877-726-7245 or visit www.riograndescenicrailroad.com

Golfers will love playing 9 holes at Walsenburg Golf Club. (719-738-2730)   Beautiful scenery will help ease any pain of a bad shot.

Scenic Highway of  Legends

Lathrop State Park is Colorado's first state park, 3 miles west of Walsenburg. The park's two lakes, Martin and Horseshoe have a diverse population of cold and warm water species including trout, bass, channel catfish, walleye, wiper, tiger muskie and perch.

Great Sand Dunes National Monument 
About 60 miles from the Valley, it offers the chance to spend a day at the beach in the mountains.  www.nps.gov/grsa

Kids of all ages will have a blast 
at Wild Waters in Walsenburg

Test your stamina by riding your bicycle from La Veta to Cuchara or on up to Cordova Pass.