Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in South Fork

The mountains and riverfront create a pretty picture of South Fork. Travelers like the skiing, hiking and fishing in this welcoming and scenic city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in South Fork

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes South Fork a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rio Grande Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wolf Creek Ski Area (16 mi / 25.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in South Fork

Travelers enjoy South Fork for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, April, February or December, when snowfall averages 10.06 inches and temperatures average 4°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Fork

Travelers enjoy South Fork for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Fork is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Coller State Wildlife Area (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Elwood Pass (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Treasure Falls (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Rainbow Hot Springs (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Rio Grande National Forest (21.7 mi / 35 km)

Transportation to and around South Fork

The nearest airport is in Alamosa, CO (ALS-San Luis Valley Regional), located 44.4 mi (71.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around South Fork?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 143 vacation rentals near South Fork. From 67 Cabins to 60 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Fork for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cabins in South Fork?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 67 Cabins in South Fork. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Fork include:

  • Houses: 60 rentals available
  • Cottages: 67 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 67 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Lodges and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Fork?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in South Fork. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.