Directions

Directions to A Riverhouse Lodge

12753 U.S. 24/285, Buena Vista, CO 81211

 

Coordinates

38°48’51.2″N 106°06’19.2″W

38.814218, -106.105340

Directions from Aspen (Over Independence Pass – 1 hr. 45 min.)
Take CO-82 to E. Cooper/CO-82 and turn left.  Continue on CO-82 to US 24 and turn right onto US 24. Continue two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Beaver Creek/Vail (1.45 Hrs.)

Travel on I-70 East.  Take Exit 171, Minturn/Leadville exit (Hwy. 24).  Follow Hwy 24 east until you come to the T in the road; turn right to stay on Hwy 24 east.  Travel through Leadville and continue on Hwy 24 two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Boulder (2.5 hours)

Take CO-93 south (becomes US-6 east). Merge onto CO-470 east. Exit on US-285 south travelling through Fairplay, travel approximately 40 minutes to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village. We are the third business on the right. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Breckenridge (1 hour)

Take Hwy 9 south to Fairplay.  At the only traffic light, turn right onto Hwy 285 south.  Drive 35 minutes to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285, 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Buena Vista
Take Hwy 24 east. Our main office is two miles southeast of Buena Vista in Johnson Village.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285 Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Canon City (1.45 hours)

Take Hwy 50 west through Salida merging right onto Hwy 285 north.  Travel approximately 25 miles and merge right onto the Hwy 24/285 junction.  We are two miles south of Buena Vista (if you get to Buena Vista, you have gone too far).   The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Centennial (2 hours)

Take Hwy 470 west to Hwy 285.  Merge onto Hwy 285 towards Buena Vista.  Travel approximately 123 miles on Hwy 285.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Colorado Springs (1.5-2 hours)
Take I-25 to Exit 141 (Cimarron Street) Hwy 24 west. Travel on Highway 24 west from Colorado Springs until you come to a T in the road, approximately 1.5 hours.  Turn left at the stop sign onto Highway 24/285.  Travel approximately 15 minutes to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Copper Mountain/Frisco/Silverthorne/Dillon/Keystone (45 minutes to 1.5 hours)
Take I-70 to Exit 195 (Copper Mountain/Leadville exit).  Travel on Hwy 91 south through Leadville (turns into Hwy 24 east).  Continue on Hwy 24 east two miles south through Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Cottonwood (20 mins) Take County Road 306 east into Buena Vista. At the light, make a right onto Hwy 24 east.  Continue two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24/285 traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285 Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Crested Butte (2 hrs. 20 min.)

From Taylor Park continue over Cottonwood Pass  into Buena Vista.  Make a right at the light onto Hwy 24 E.  Continue two miles south of Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24/285 traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Denver (2 to 2.5 hours)

Take I-70 west to C-470 east (Colorado Springs exit).  Exit onto Hwy 285 south (Fairplay exit) and drive 120 miles to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Denver International Airport (3 hrs.)

Follow the Pena Blvd. airport exit to I-70 west about 9 miles. Travel on I-70 for several miles before exiting on to C-470 east.  Exit on to U.S. Hwy. 285 south and drive approximately 120 miles to Johnson Village (just two miles south of Buena Vista).  We are the third business on the right. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Durango/Cortez (4 hr. 30 min.)

Take the US-160 E ramp; Turn right onto US-160 E/CO-789 E. Turn right, turn slight right onto US-160 E/US-550 S/S CAMINO DEL RIO. Continue to follow US-160 E.  Turn left onto Oak St/CO-112. Continue to follow CO-112. Turn left onto US-285. Turn right to stay on US-285.  Merge right onto Hwy 24/285. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24 / 285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Estes Park (3 hr. 19 min)

Turn slight right onto St Vrain Ave/US-36. Continue to follow US-36. Turn left onto Broadway St./US-36 E/CO-66 E/CO-7 S. Continue to follow US-36 E/CO-66 E/CO-7 S. Turn slight right onto N Foothills Hwy/US-36 E/CO-7 S. Continue to follow US-36 E. Take the Baseline Rd ramp toward CO-93.   Keep left at the fork in the ramp.  Ramp becomes 27th Way.  Turn left onto Broadway St/CO-93 S. Continue to follow CO-93 S. CO-93 S becomes US-6 E/W 6th Ave.  Merge onto CO-470 E toward Colorado Springs.  Merge onto US-285 S to Fairplay.  Continue through Fairplay approximately 37 miles to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Fairplay (40 mins)

Take Hwy 285 south. Drive approximately 35 minutes to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Fort Collins (3 hours 11 minutes)

Take I-25 S to Denver, merge onto I-76 W via Exit 216 (Grand Junction). I-76 W becomes I-70 W. Merge onto CO-470 E via Exit 260 (Colorado Springs).  Exit on Hwy 285 S (Fairplay) and travel approximately 120 miles to Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285 (two miles south of Buena Vista). Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Frisco (1 hour 15 minutes)

Take I-70 West to Hwy 91 South (Exit 195, Copper Mtn. to Leadville). Hwy 91 South will turn into Hwy 24 East in Leadville. Continue on Hwy 24 East two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Keystone (1 hour 30 minutes)

Hwy 6 north to I-70 west. Go West on I-70 to Hwy 91 South (Exit 195, Copper Mtn. to Leadville). Hwy 91 South will turn into Hwy 24 East in Leadville. Continue on Hwy 24 East two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285 Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Glenwood Springs (3 Hours)

Travel on I-70 East.  Take Exit 171, Hwy 24 (Minturn/Leadville).  Follow Hwy 24 east until you come  to the T in the road, turn right to stay on Hwy 24 east.  Travel through Leadville and continue on Hwy 24 two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Grand Junction: ( 4 hours)

Take I-70 East.  Exit 171 towards Minturn/ Leadville. Follow Hwy 24 East to Leadville. In Leadville take a right at the stop sign to stay on Hwy 24 East. Continue on Hwy 24 east 2 miles past Buena Vista.  PLEASE NOTE: You must turn left at the traffic light to continue on Hwy 24 east.  We are the 5th building on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Gunnison (1 hr.)

Take Hwy 50 west over Monarch Pass into Poncha Springs.  Turn left onto US 285 travelling north.  Travel approximately 25 miles and merge right onto the Hwy 24/285 junction.  We are two miles south of Buena Vista (if you get to Buena Vista, you have gone too far).   The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Leadville (35 minutes)

Take Hwy 24 east two miles past Buena Vista.  Turn left at the Hwy 24 East traffic light.  We are the fifth business on the left. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Mt. Princeton Hot Springs/Chalk Creek Campground (15-20 mins)

Take C.R. 162 to Hwy 285. Take a left on Hwy 285 and travel north.  Merge right onto the Hwy 24/285 junction.  We are the fifth business on the left.  The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.  Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.

 

Directions from Woodland Park (1.15 Hrs)

Travel on Highway 24 west until you come to a T in the road.  Turn left at the stop sign onto Highway 24/285.  Travel approximately 15 minutes to a cluster of businesses called Johnson Village.  We are the third business on the right. The Adventure Company is located at 12847 US Hwy 24/285. Pull into drive next to The Adventure Company.   Turn right, you will see A Riverhouse Lodge ahead, it is a light green and yellow lodge.