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Classic Bouldering in Buena Vista, Colorado [Video]

by May 1, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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South Main broker and Financial Manager, Andre Spino-Smith, also happens to be an awesome rock climber. Here he “sends” one of the most classic V5 boulder problems in Buena Vista, dubbed “The Becklehammer.”

New Skatepark Under Construction on South Main Street!

by April 2, 2012 » Add the first comment.
Buena Vista Skate Park Design Rendering

We were quite excited to see ground break this month on a new skatepark at the intersection of Cedar Street and South Main Street. Located on a piece of Town land near the entrance to South Main, the park grew from efforts of Chaffee County High School (CCHS) student Caleb Green who helped write a [...] Read more »

Buena Vista’s Hwy 24 Needs a Road Diet

by March 15, 2012 » Add the second comment.
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“A road diet is one of the most cost-efficient ways to improve a roadway. You can do a mile of roadway for about $50,000, which is the cost of one sidewalk bulb-out, or to compare, a traffic signal could cost $300,000 or $400,000 -Mike Sallaberry, Transportation Engineer, San Francisco MTA “A road diet is [...] Read more »

Take a Watercolor Workshop with Rock Run Gallery’s Nora Larimer!

by February 26, 2012 » Add the first comment.
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Want to learn or improve your watercolor painting in a stunning mountain setting? Artist Norah Larimer of South Main’s Rock Run Gallery is offering a number of Plein Air watercolor workshops in 2012. These workshops will focus on outdoor painting in the beautiful Arkansas Valley near Buena Vista, Colorado and will [...] Read more »

7 Reasons to Invest in South Main this New Year

by December 29, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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With 2012 upon us, we invite you to come find your place in South Main. Seriously, there will never be a better time to buy. Here’s why. 1) If you like South Main now, this place is going to blow your mind in 5-10 [...] Read more »

Trick or Treating in South Main

by November 1, 2011 » Add the second comment.
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It feels like we’ve hit a critical mass of kids and families in South Main given that we had our first true trick-or-treating outing on Halloween. A posse of South Main families traipsed around the neighborhood, knocking on every door they could find and hitting up households that were a bit unaccustomed to trick or [...] Read more »

Halloween Costume Party @ Asian Palate with Springdale Quartet

by October 24, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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More great music coming to Buena Vista courtesy of South Main resident Bobby Kuepper… Last year’s Halloween event with DJ Harry was a total blast so come on out! From the facebook event page: Come on down to The Asian Palate for a Halloween costume party. Springdale Quartet is a super cool jazzy, funky, dancy, [...] 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 »

South Main: Adaptive, Flexible, Resilient

by September 12, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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It’s always exciting to hear visitors’ impressions of South Main, particularly those in the field of New Urbanism. Our friend John Olson, on the board of the Congress for the New Urbanism Colorado chapter and owner of Olson Planning & Urban Landscapes, stayed in The Firehouse Vacation Rental over Labor Day and wrote a great [...] Read more »

Denver Post Features Kayaker Dustin Urban, of South Main

by September 6, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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South Main resident Dustin Urban is featured today in a Denver Post article about his accomplishments and thoughts on his future. “BUENA VISTA — Dustin Urban balances his son as he prepares lunch for his daughter. The ham is diced while the tow-headed 2-year-old on his hip sips and the darling in the [...] Read more »