Where to stay

We offer a variety of cabin and vacation home rentals located on and around Vallecito Lake, near Durango, Colorado. These properties are very special accommodations for individual or multilple families vacationing together, small family reunions or a single couple.

Browse through our cabins and vacation homes. Or click here to check availability.

What to do

Our cabins and private home rentals are within a short driving distance to an abundance of activities and attractions, including archeological tours, Durango and Silverton train rides, horseback riding, rafting, fall foliage tours, hiking, fishing and hunting.

View a list local activities and attractions.

Who to bring

Vallecito Lake area is a fun vacation destination for family and class reunions, church, and small group retreats. Here you can explore the world with your children or grandchildren and discover a fantastic country. Downtown Durango is only 22 miles away and hosts a broad range of special events, including art & music festivals, fairs, bike races, live concerts, and much more!

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About Us

Bear Paw Lodge is an affordable family vacation destination offering relaxing, personable, and incredibly comfortable mountain Cabins and Vacation Home rentals for spring, summer, and fall foliage vacations (May-October).

Our cabins, which are available for rent between May 1 and October 31, are pet & kid friendly, and are fully equipped with barbeque grills, fireplaces, TV/VCRs. Most have a private outdoor picnic table too.

Our family reunion, wedding, honeymoon, and anniversary accommodations make your special event or Southwest Colorado vacation a memorable one.