Cuchara is a charming, mountain village tucked away on the scenic Highway of Legends. There’s a quaint downtown area, consisting of several colorful shops, lodges and restaurants.
The town is surrounded by the San Isabel National Forest and the Cucharas River flows through town. It’s elevation is 8,468 feet.
There was a former ski resort close to town called the Cuchara Valley Ski Area, which last operated in 2000.
Spanish Peaks – Two prominent peaks that the Utes named Huajatolla, meaning “breasts of the world”.
Cuchara Country Music Festival – Annual one-day concert in June, held on the main street in Cuchara.
Things To Do near Cuchara
- San Isbael National Forest
- Spanish Peaks (16mi)