South Main Arts & Parks Trust Presents: Free live music series at the BEACH!

by July 12, 2013 » Add the first comment.
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Free Live Music and Beer on the bank of the Arkansas River at the BEACH… the first project by the South Main Arts and Parks Trust; a new non-profit started by the founders of South Main. This entity had been planned since the inception of the neighborhood in 2003. The nonprofit has [...] Read more »

Notes on Designing the Zebra Loft

by May 14, 2013 » Add more comments.
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  The Zebra Loft, as we are calling it, is South Main Vacation Rental’s newest property. Our architect Kenny Craft designed the exterior and Jed and Kennley Selby spearheaded the interior. The following are Kennley’s thoughts on designing what has turned out to be one of the most interesting interiors in South [...] Read more »

Jed Selby Presents: Building a Walkable Place: A Framework for Getting it Done

by April 4, 2013 » Add the first comment.

Building a Walkable Place A Developer’s Framework for Getting it Done from Sonoran Institute on Vimeo.  

Opportunity Abounds in South Main

by March 4, 2013 » Add the first comment.
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“We wanted to be cool before cool was cool.” Evelyn, Mountain Bohemian’s owner told me. Then she expounded. “We had been watching South Main for a long time. Waiting for the right opportunity, then when I found this space I thought, maybe now is right. We wanted to be trend setters, not [...] Read more »

4th Annual Artwalk a Big Success

by December 31, 2012 » Add the first comment.

The 4th Annual Buena Vista Artwalk took place downtown on December 15th, including at numerous locations throughout South Main. The art was amazing, the turnout was great, and this year the live music was taken to a new level. Thanks to Chaffee County Council on the Arts and all who made this wonderful [...] Read more »

Ski Season is Here!

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After a slow start to winter, our local Monarch Mountain and Ski Cooper are fully open with some great snow! After almost no snow through early December, Monarch has been playing some serious catch up with 102″ of snow to date this season! Monarch and Cooper are both fantastic family skiing areas with [...] Read more »

South Main in BV’s Local Paper

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The Chaffee County Times recently ran an excellent piece titled “South Main: Then, Now and In the Future.” For those of you not subscribed to the Times,’ we have provided PDFs of the article below with the Times’ permission. Enjoy! Click each image to download the PDFs (1 to 3 MB) [...] Read more »

Buena Vista, CO Mountain Biking Video

by December 4, 2012 » Add more comments.
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Check out this video of a new trail, 6034A, in the Spaghetti Western area, plus descend the Midland Bike Trail into South Main in downtown Buena Vista, CO. Enjoy! Buena Vista Colorado Mountain Biking Video:  

Video of Buena Vista, CO’s South Main St and River Park Road

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Check out these videos of downtown Buena Vista, Colorado’s South Main Street and River Park Road, located in the South Main neighborhood. South Main Street, Buena Vista, Colorado Did you know that you can stay in the 2nd story apartment of the brick building in this video? River Park Road, Buena Vista, Colorado [...] Read more »

Summit the Sleeping Indian from Your Doorstep

by November 19, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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The 14ers of the Sawatch Range west of Buena Vista, CO get most of the attention from peak-baggers passing through our valley, but turn your sights just east of town and the Sleeping Indian (a.k.a. Midland Hill) beckons. Whether the Collegiate Peaks are snowed in or you’ve got limited time on your hands, the [...] Read more »