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Cottonwood Lake, Buena Vista

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Cottonwood Lake is located in Buena Vista. Take a look at our Buena Vista driving holiday planner to schedule your visit to Cottonwood Lake and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We rented a paddle board and kayak from CKS in downtown BV. The lake is gorgeous, between mountains with lots of spots along the lake for you to take a rest. Be sure to paddle down the little water wa...  more »
  • Speed limit is 10mph on the road, but nobody seems to follow it! Lake is beautiful, have to pay for day pass, or free with National Park senior pass. Saw several people fishing. Gorgeous views! Watch ...  more »
  • We went in the early evening. The fish were jumping and we sat transfixed watching them leap out of the water after their dinner.  more »
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  • Highly recommend for fall colors. Put this in your gps and enjoy a gorgeous drive from Buena Vista. Once there continue to the campground and even into the campground to enjoy lots of fall colors and mountain vistas. We visited last September and it was gorgeous.

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