Westcliffe Businesses & Services
Though we don’t have a “big box” store in the county, city amenities are just an hour's drive and most locals like to keep it that way.
Following are some of the local businesses and service providers.

General Information and Links

  • Great information for your visit to Westcliffe. www.visitcustercounty.com

  • The Wet Mountain Tribune - Our local weekly newspaper since 1883. 404 Main Street. (719) 783-2361 www.wetmountaintribune.com
  • KLZR  FM 91.7 - Our local, substainable, interactive community radio station. 103 S 2nd St (719) 783-0987 - Stream us at www.klzr.org


Call for hours since some change with the seasons.

  • The Alpine Lodge Located on the East slope of Sangre de Cristo Mtns (719) 783-2660
  • Chappy's Bar & Grill 213 Main Street (719) 783-0813
  • Tony's Mountain Pizza  630 Main Street (719) 783-9300
  • Hwy 96 Roadhouse 404 Main St. (719) 783-3331
  • Chopsticks Asian Grill 62 Main Street (719) 783-4040
  • Rancher’s Roost Café & Banquet Room2 Main Street (719) 783-4147 www.clifflanes.com
  • Westcliffe Wine Mine 109 N 3rd St (719) 783-2490
  • Hunger Buster Drive-In 824 Main St (719) 783-9228
  • Silver Dome Saloon 110 Main St. (719) 783-9458
  • Sangrita Restaurant 212 Main St (719) 783-4054
  • Subway 425 S. Sixth St. (719) 783-2748
  • Candy's 103 S 2nd St (719) 783-9516


  • Lowe's Westcliffe Supermarket  (719) 783-0550
  • Sunflower Natural Foods (719) 783-9266
  • Elevation Meat Market (719) 783-4263
  • Sugar & Spice Mountain Bakery (719) 783-4045


  • Health Club and Pool  50 Main St, Silver Cliff - Altitude Community Fitness offers a 25-meter lap/swimming pool, gym, personal training,  yoga classes and more.      (719) 783-0750 www.atlitudecommunityfitness.org
  • Bowling – Cliff Lanes, located in Westcliffe, offers 8 automated bowling lanes, an arcade, community room and the Rancher’s Roost Cafe.  (719) 783-2031 |  www.clifflanes.com
  • Tennis Courts on Hermit Lane.  To get to Westcliffe’s new tennis courts, drive into Westcliffe and make a left on 4th Street.  Go to the Hermit Lane, just past the park, and make a right on Hermit Lane.  The tennis courts are located immediately on your left.
  • Jones Theater 119 Main St, movie and theater house; live theater productions, first run movies and concerts ranging from jazz to bluegrass to opera (call or check website for schedules)
    (719) 783-3004 www.jonestheater.com

Arts ,Culture and Events

  • 3rd Street Gallery Operated by the Sangres Art Guild, the gallery displays and sells regional artwork. 59000 N Hwy 69 (719) 315-6045  www.sangresartguild.org
  • Greenstone Artworks Representing the art of select Colorado artists. Also provides studio & classroom space. 100 Main St  (719) 315-6048  www.greenstoneartworks.com
  • Brookwood Gallery Representing the art of the local Mefeld family. 211 Main St  (719) 783-2166  www.brookwoodgallery.com
  • Westcliffe Center for the Performing Arts Located at the Jones Theater at 119 Main St. Live theater productions and concerts. (719) 783-3004  www.jonestheater.com
  • Jones Theater 119 Main St. First run movies year round. (719) 783-3004  www.jonestheater.com
  • Mission Wolf 13388 CR 634. Wolf sanctuary located in the remote mountains. Vistors welcome. (719) 859-2157 www.missionwolf.org
  • Smokey Jack Observatory South Adams Blvd. Hosting year round star parties. (719) 398-1284  www.wetmtndarkskies.org


  • The Bluff Park At the west end of Main Street one block west from the heart of the downtown district. Dog walking, picnicing & relaxing.
  • Hermit Lane Park  (Tennis Courts/Soccer Fields/Covered Pavillion).
  • Westcliffe Town Park Between 3rd and 4th Street.  Playground.

White Water Rafting


  • High Mountain Lakes The Sangre de Cristo Mountains offer many high mountain lakes and streams for all varieties of angling.  There are several hiking and mountain trail guides that identify many of the local lakes and how to get to them.
  • Fly-fishing  Southern Colorado and the Arkansas River offers some of the best fly-fishing in the state. Sign up for a 1/2 day or full day guided fly fishing trip, both on the river and along it's beautiful shores. Learn from the pros. RoyalGorgeAnglers/Arkansas River (888) 994-6743 | www.RoyalGorgeAnglers.com
  • ArkAnglers FlyFishing Arkansas River (719) 539-4223
  • Float Fishing Guides: Arkansas River Tours/Cotopaxi  (800) 321-4352 | www.arkansasrivertours.com

Horseback Riding

  • Bear Basin Ranch Bear Basin offers horseback riding for beginners to experienced riders. 
    (719) 783-2519 | www.BearBasinPacktrips.com.
  • Music Meadows Ranch Matching the right thouroughly trained horse to each riders skill level and confidence. Range Rides, Picnic Rides, Sunrise Ride, Horse Camping, Full Moon Rides, Unguided Trail Riding. (719) 783-2222  http://musicmeadows.com


  • Rainbow Trail  One of the areas best know hiking trails, the Rainbow Trail runs horizontally along the Sangre de Cristo Mountains at around 9-10,000 feet.  The trail can be accessed by one of the many roads that head up into the Sangre range.
  • Other hiking trails The Sangre de Cristo and Wet Mountains offer a variety of hiking options, too many to include here. We have several hiking trail books and maps at our office and local merchants also offer information on hiking in the area.

SilverWest Airport

  • Located 9 miles south of Westcliffe on Hwy 69 and is adjacent to Silver West Estates, a fly in/out community. It offers a 54' wide x 7,000' long paved runway.                     360 CR 310 (719) 371-7784 | www.silverwestairport.com

Health Services

Beauty Services

  • Hair Experts (719) 783-4025
  • Mirror Image (719) 783-0555
  • The Mane Attraction Salon (719) 269-8608
  • Town & Country Salon (719) 783-3433
  • Elevations Salon (719) 783-9633
  • Marilyn Adams Skin Care  (719) 439-5585


Animal & Ranch Services

  • A Painted View Paints and Qtr Horses AKA RDH Holdings, LLC Horse boarding available (719) 783-9100  www.apaintedview.com
  • High Peaks Animal Hospital (719) 783-3770 www.highpeaksanimal.com
  • PAWSitive Reaction, Inc. Dog training (719) 783-4149