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Stay in South Main, Get Free Tix to Missed the Boat 1/28!

by January 16, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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We don’t want you to Miss the Boat, so we’re offering a totally awesome Buena Vista, Colorado lodging package for the January 28th River Park Fundraiser with Grammy-Nominated Missed the Boat! More about this energetic, Rocky-grass band below, but first the details:         FREE Admission for 2 plus 15% Off Your Stay [...] Read more »

Cyclocross in South Main

by September 26, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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For the 3rd year running, South Main and the Buena Vista River Park were host to Cross at the River, a cyclocross event which this year had riders bumping down the cobblestones of Swift Circle and sprinting up the staircase at the LoDo Wave on their multiple laps through the course. “Everybody loved the course” [...] Read more »

Jed Presents River Park Check to the Town of BV

by January 25, 2011 » Add more comments.
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Jed presented South Main’s matching funds for the most recent Buena Vista river park GOCO Grant at the January 11, 2011 Board of Trustees meeting. Here’s the letter he read. Dear Town of Buena Vista Board of Trustees, It has been 8 years since the meeting when my sister Katie and I first approached this board to [...] Read more »

Missed the Boat Delivers an Amazing Show [Video]

by January 18, 2011 » Add more comments.
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I think it’s safe to say that most folks in Buena Vista aren’t totally accustomed to sold out live music in the middle of winter, but that’s just what the 200 or so people who showed up Saturday night got. Steamboat-based Missed the Boat delivered the goods to a full, dancing house. Great energy, great [...] Read more »

Don’t Miss the Boat! River Park Fundraiser Jan 15th

by January 5, 2011
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Join Grammy nominees Missed The Boat (Steamboat, CO)  for an incredible evening of high energy Bluegrass and Rockygrass music that will have you dancing all night long.  Come with your friends to share a few cold beverages and support our town’s awesome river park. January 15th, Doors 8:30 @ the Asian Palate, Buena Vista, CO [...] Read more »

Video: Bouldering On the Doorstep

by October 26, 2010 » Add more comments.
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We still have a whole slew of high quality problems set on our public climbing boulders after September’s ABS competition. Here’s some video of a few problems on just 1 of the 3 boulders. Lots of new holds have made the quality of the climbs much higher, so come check ‘em out! Also, if [...] Read more »

The Pump A Thon is On! Make BV’s Bike Park Possible

by October 22, 2010 » Add the second comment.
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Here’s a message from Earl Richmond of Colorado Kayak Supply about another great public park amenity in our River Park. For those of you that do not know, Buena Vista and Northern Chaffee County are very close to getting our public Pump Track built.  It will be located in front of the Buena Vista [...] Read more »

All Crossed Up: Cyclocross Race Draws Record Number of Competitors

by October 12, 2010 » Add more comments.
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This past Sunday, on 10-10-10, South Central Racing put on the 2nd annual “Cross at the River” cyclocross race. Racers made multiple laps on a course which began near the footbridge at the end of East Main Street and made its way as far downriver as the steps at the whitewater park’s new wave, before [...] Read more »

New Map of Buena Vista Disc Golf Course

by September 23, 2010 » Add more comments.
Buena Vista Disc Golf Course Map

It’s been fun to see the buzz around town about the new Buena Vista Disc Golf Course. Of course the experienced disc golfers are having a great time. Meanwhile, if you’re a newbie like me, you’ve bought some new discs from Colorado Kayak Supply or The Trailhead and perhaps donated a few to the Pinon [...] Read more »

Twelve-Year-Old Megan Mascarenas Wins Buena Vista Bouldering Competition

by September 13, 2010 » Add more comments.
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Buena Vista’s first annual American Bouldering Series event took place Saturday and was a great success, with 27 competitors turning out to compete, 60% of which were kids. Families from the Vail valley to the front range and as far away as Santa Fe came to Buena Vista, many of them to enjoy the novelty [...] Read more »

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