Area Guide

Basalt Colorado is centrally located in the Roaring Fork Valley and at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Frying Pan Rivers. There truly is no better location to experience all the Colorado mountains have to offer. Whether its summer adventures or winter escapes, you can plan the perfect vacations in the heart of Colorado.

Basalt is a mainstay for travelers who visit The Roaring Fork Valley to admire the natural beauty and relax in this quaint environment. Basalt typifies all four rocky mountain seasons, and that’s why people come here for the winter but stay for the summers.

So no matter when you visit Basalt, you will have a variety of choices sure to entertain and fulfill you vacation needs.  Explore area fly-fishing, activities, dining, shopping, art & culture and events in the area by reading more below.