La Veta is a picturesque Colorado mountain town with a charming downtown district, diverse local businesses, a nearby public golf course, and quick access to endless activities in the great outdoors.
Located only 5 miles off Highway 160 and 18 miles off I 25, we’re a popular destination for people traveling from Colorado, New Mexico, and the surrounding states to places like Alamosa, Cuchara Mountain Park, Durango, Santa Fe, Taos, or anywhere along the Highway of Legends Scenic Byway.
Heart of the Spanish Peaks
From used books to craft brews, our Main Street is more than meets the eye. You can catch a show, grab coffee, or enjoy our old-fashioned soda shop in any season. Here are our quick picks for what to do around town and beyond.
Find a full list of events and festivities on the Spanish Peaks Country website.
Bars & Restaurants
Fatt Wellers – on-site restaurant!
La Veta Farmers Market – seasonal