The Collegiate Peaks form a dramatic backdrop for RV camping near Buena Vista.
Where the Arkansas River Valley meets the Collegiate Peaks of the Rockies, RV campers will find the charming town of Buena Vista, set 90 miles west of Colorado Springs. This is Colorado RV camping at its finest, with waterways and mountain views. Once youve found an RV campsite that fits your needs, spend a day relaxing at Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort, day trip to Twin Lakes, or explore the charming town of Leadville. The area abounds with active recreation, including mountain biking, rafting, and hiking. In Buena Vista and nearby Salida, RV parks typically offer full 50-amp hookups and sites with room for big rigs, while some San Isabel National Forest campsites are dispersed for dry camping only. Meanwhile, Railroad Bridge Campground and others in the Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area offer a mixture of RV sites and tent camping spots. No matter where you land, cap off a busy day by gathering around a campfire to listen to the aspens rustle.