Riverbend Resort Cabins and RV Park


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Birds eye view of Riverbend Resort property in the Summer time in South Fork, Colorado. Located on the Banks of the South Fork of the Rio Grande with 1 Mile of Private River Frontage Stocked with Trophy-Size Rainbow Trout.
Vacation Along the Banks of the South Fork of the Rio Grande -- 1 Mile of Private River Frontage Stocked with Trophy-Size Rainbow Trout -- River-front cabins, RV and Tent sites -- 4 Amazing Seasons of Outdoor Recreation

RIVERBEND RESORT: River-front cabins, RV sites, and camping, 3 miles from South Fork, Colorado in the heart of the San Juan Mountains; 15 miles from Wolf Creek Ski Area.

COLORADO MOUNTAIN CABINS: Our modern log and wood cabins have at least one bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, gas furnace, wood burning fireplace, flat screen TV, outdoor charcoal grill and a covered deck. Bedding and linens provided. Deluxe cabins with private hot tub perfect for romantic getaways and family get together. PLEASE NOTE: Prices below are for 2 guests, additional guests $10 per person, per night.


AMENITIES: Pet Friendly (max 2 in Cabins), Hot Tub, FREE WiFi, Satellite TV, (Coin Laundry & Showers Seasonal), Playground, Rec Hall, Game Room, Gift Shop.

Snow falls on Riverbend Resort Cabins in the South Fork Area, Colorado. A Cozy Winter Destination. Trails For Snowmobiling and Snowshoeing.
Cozy Winter Destination -- Trails For Snowmobiling and Snowshoeing -- Wolf Creek Ski Packages
Woman catching and netting rainbow trout caught at the Riverbend Resort Cabins and RV park near the South Fork Colorado area. Catch Your 1st or 1000th Trout. Fishing Steps away from Your Lodging.
Fish the South Fork Rio Grande -- Catch Your 1st or 1000th Trout -- A Mile of Private Stocked River Frontage

TENT CAMPING OPEN: May 1 - November 1 -- Weather Permitting.

RV CAMPING OPEN: All Year, starting in 2022 - 18 sites have been winterized; allowing you to enjoy skiing and snowmobiling from the comfort of your Mobile Vacation Home!

RV CAMPING: Full hookup RV sites with room for slideouts, 30/50 amp service all upgraded! Riverside tent camping under the trees is in a separate area. NEW 2022 18 winterized RV sites!

Aspen trees in the fall surrounding cabin at Riverbend Resort Cabins and RV Park, South Fork, Colorado. River-Front Cabins. Fishing. Scenic Drives. Hunting. Fantastic Fall Colors.
River-Front Cabins -- Fantastic Fall Colors -- Scenic Drives -- Fishing -- Hunting -- Skiing
Cabin living room with fireplace at Riverbend Resort Cabins and RV Park in the South Fork Area of Colorado. Modern Log Cabins. Kitchen Equipped with Refrigerator, Range and Coffeemaker.
Modern Log Cabins -- Wood-Burning Fireplaces -- Full Kitchens -- Covered Decks -- Charcoal Grills

SUMMER: Fish the areas many lakes, streams and rivers. ATV, Jeep, hiking & mountain bike trails; museums; fine dining; 3 train rides. Rio Grande Club is a PGA championship golf course. Pickle Ball on site!

FALL: Enjoy spectacular fall colors, fantastic fishing and big game hunting.

WINTER: Ski and Snowboard at Wolf Creek Ski Area "The Most Snow in Colorado." Miles and Miles of snowmobile trails, nordic skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, and ice fishing are all nearby.

LOCATION: We have the perfect spot to visit the San Luis Valley, along Highway 160 near milepost marker 183, southwest of South Fork at the base of Wolf Creek Pass.

We are less than an hour west of Alamosa and the Great Sand Dunes National Park. 30 minutes from the historic town of Creede, and the famous Creede Repertory Theater. Less than an hour drive from Pagosa Spring, Colorado; a 2 hour drive from Durango, Colorado; 3-1/2 hour drive from Colorado Springs, Colorado; 4-1/2 hours drive from Denver and Grand Junction, Colorado; and 5-1/2 hours drive from Fort Collins, Colorado and a 9 hour drive from Phoenix Arizona.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS: From Durango take Highway 160 through Pagosa Springs and over Wolf Creek Pass near milepost marker 183 on your left. From Colorado Springs you can take US Highway 24 for a leisure mountain drive; or US Highway 50 for a drive along the Arkansas River to US Highway 285 to Monte Vista where you will turn west onto US Highway 160 River bend will be on your left near milepost maker 183.

ADDRESS: 33846 W Hwy 160, South Fork CO 81154

OWNERS: Travis & Tanna Cross welcome you!

PHONE: 800-621-6512 or 719-873-5344 -- For Fishing Conditions; Current Rates and Availability; To Make Your Reservations: Mention the Colorado Vacation Directory.



  • Lodging Open Dates: All Year

Lodging Rates

  • Nightly Lodging Rates On-Season: Range from $110 to $225
  • Weekly Lodging Rates On-Season: Range from $732 to $1497
  • Monthly Rates Available: Yes, call for details.
  • Multi-Night Stay Required: Always required, please call for details.

Accommodation Description

  • About Smoking: All non-smoking units.
  • Cabins/Cottages with Cooking Facilities: 13
  • Classic Travel Trailers or Mini-Mobile Homes: 3 (Travel trailer, Pop-up Camper or Mobile Home, set up on-site.)
  • Units with Queen Beds: Most units.
  • Units with a Private Indoor Hot Tub: 2
  • Units with Wood Fireplaces: 13

Technology In Units

  • Units with TV: All units.
  • Type of Reception: Satellite.
  • Number of Channels: 25
  • TV Screen 32" or Larger: All units.
  • Front Panel A/V Inputs for Video Games and Digital Camera: All units.
  • Internet Access in Units: All units.
  • Internet Access at No Additional Fee: Through Wi-Fi wireless.


  • Specialty Discounts (call for availability): Military Personnel.


  • Camping Open Dates: All Year
  • Along a Highway: Easy access for quick and convenient RVing along Interstate or State Highways.

Camping Rates

  • Tent Camping Rates: $40 a night for two people.
  • RV Camping Rates: Range from $50 to $52 a night for two people.
  • Additional Person Rate: Adult: $3. Kids free under the age of 3. Kids: $3.
  • Weekly RV Camping Rates On-Season: Range from $333.00 to $246.00 for two people.
  • Monthly RV Site Rates (Metered Electricity is an additional cost to the monthly rate) On-Season: Range from $6660.00 to $744.00 for two people.

Site Description

  • RV Sites: 51
  • Tent Sites: 6
  • Separate Tenting Area: Yes
  • Total Sites: 57
  • Full Hookups: 51 sites with water, electric and sewer.
  • 50 Amp Hookups: 51 sites with 50 amp electrical service.
  • Long RV Sites 45+ Feet: 33 RV sites are 45 feet or longer.
  • Pull-Thru Sites: 14
  • RV Sites Wide Enough for Slideout(s): 51
  • Winterized Sites: 18


  • Elevation: 8350 feet above sea level.
  • Region: Alamosa - South Central, Colorado
  • Region: Pagosa Springs Area - Southwest, Colorado
  • Region: South Fork Area - Southwest, Colorado
  • Location: Close to Town.
  • Setting: Mountain views. Waterfront setting along a river, stream or creek. Adjoins public lands. Country feel.
  • OPEN Campfires (individual use): Yes. (If no local fire bans are active.)
  • On-Property in Central Area for Guests to Use: Outdoor Hot Tub. Wood Fireplace. Central Area for OPEN Campfires. (If no local fire bans are active.) Laundry Area (washers and dryers).
  • Kid's Play Structure: On site.
  • Credit Cards: Visa Card. MasterCard. Discover Card. American Express.

Pet Policies

  • Pets in Lodging: All Pets are allowed in designated Pet Friendly rental units. When making a reservation, be sure to ask for one of these units. There may be a fee or a deposit.
  • Pets at Campground & RV Park: Pets are allowed at campsites for no additional cost. Well-behaved dogs or cats are allowed on a leash outdoors while their owners are on-site.
  • Kennel (sitting service for your pet) Available: 20 minutes drive.
  • Pet Park (leash free zone): On site.
  • Vet Services: 30 minutes drive.

Technology For Guests To Use In a Common Area

  • Television: Available.
  • Reception: Satellite.
  • DVD Player: Available.
  • DVD Movie Library: 220
  • Fax Machine: Available with an additional fee.
  • WI-FI Wireless Internet: Available free.


  • Groups Welcome: Club. Reunion. Weddings. Elopements. Youth group with adult leaders. Retreat.
  • Group Meeting Area: Indoor room and outdoor area.
  • Central Area for OPEN Campfires: Yes. (If no local fire bans are active.)
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in Indoor Meeting Room: 100
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in COVERED Outdoor Picnic Area: 25
  • Maximum # of Day-Use Guests in Outdoor Open Picnic Area: 100
  • Maximum # of Lodging Guests with a Group: 95
  • Maximum # of Camping Sites with a Group: 57


    Primarily Year Round Activities

    • National Park OR Monument: 90 minutes drive.
    • National Forests & BLM Lands: Walking distance.
    • Designated Historic District, Site or Plaza: 30 minutes drive.
    • Ghost Town: 30 minutes drive.
    • Designated Scenic/Historic Byway: 5 minutes drive to the scenic byway.
    • Designated Hiking Trails: Walking distance to trailhead.
    • Museum: 30 minutes drive.
    • Golf Course: 5 minutes drive.
    • Movie Theater: 30 minutes drive.
    • Art Gallery: 5 minutes drive.
    • Restaurant(s): 5 minutes drive.

    Primarily Summer Activities

    • Fishing in River, Stream or Creek: On site.
    • Fishing in Lake, Reservoir or Pond: 10 minutes drive.
    • Fishing Tackle Sold: On site.
    • Fly Shop: 5 minutes drive.
    • Boat Rentals: Canoe, Raft, Row, Paddle &/or Motor: 5 minutes drive.
    • Whitewater Rafting Office/Pickup point: 5 minutes drive.
    • Kayaking Rentals: 5 minutes drive.
    • Horseback Trail Rides (Guided): 5 minutes drive.
    • Jeep Trails: 5 minute drive. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
    • Jeep Rentals: 20 minutes drive. (off road, back country, 4WD, Jeep, or jeeping).
    • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Trails: 5 minute drive.
    • ATV (All Terrain Vehicles) and/or Dirt Bike Rentals: 5 minute drive.
    • ATV Sales & Services: 5 minutes drive.
    • Tourist Train Rides: 60 minutes drive.
    • Mine Tours: 30 minutes drive.
    • Historic/Cultural Tours: 30 minute drive.
    • Mountain Bike Trails: Trails start on site.
    • Bicycle Shop: 30 minutes drive.
    • Waterfall Trails: 30 minutes drive to trailhead.
    • Performing Arts Theatre: 30 minutes drive.
    • Mini Golf: 5 minutes drive.


    • Hunting in Area: 1 minutes drive.
    • Colorado Hunting Units/Areas: 76, 79, 80

    Winter Activities

    • Downhill/Snowboarding Ski Area: 20 minutes drive.
    • Cross Country Skiing Trails: 10 minutes drive to trailhead.
    • Ski/Snowboard Equipment Rentals: 5 minutes drive.
    • Snowshoe Trails: 10 minutes drive to trailhead.
    • Ice Fishing: 10 minutes drive.
    • Snowmobile Trails: 10 minutes drive to trailhead.
    • Snowmobile Rentals: 5 minutes drive.
    • Snowmobile Tours: 5 minutes drive.
    • Snowmobile Sales & Services: 5 minutes drive.
    • Sleigh Rides: 5 minutes drive.

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