Heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains

Buena Vista, CO, US
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I live in Chaffee County, the heart of Colorado's Rocky Mountain region. Occasionally, I travel and am not able to take my two dogs, Huck and Hank. Because Huck has an auto-immune condition (IMPA) he can no longer have all of the vaccines

Home & location

We live in Nathrop, Colorado, nestled in the upper Arkansas River Valley between the towns of Buena Vista (15 minutes) and Salida, Colorado (25 minutes). We are 2 1/2 hours from Denver International Airport and two hours away from the

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


First, and most importantly, house sitters would be expected to love and care for our two dogs, Huck and Hank. Generally, they are pretty easy :) They need a walk everyday, which can simply be down the long driveway, or they are happy to go

Meet the pets

  • Huck

    Border Collie

    10 years

  • Hank

    Border Collie

    4 years

Sitter feedback (5)


We had an amazing time housesitting for Kim and taking care of Huck & Hank, two of the best dogs you could hope to spend a weekend with! Their personalities

Stayed · 08 Jul - 11 Jul 2021

Huck and Hank are truly the Goodest Boys. Loving and playful, always up for a little fetch or a big adventure or a lazy snuggle. (Or, preferably, all of the

Stayed · 31 Mar - 03 Apr 2021

We had a great time housesitting in Nathrop for Kim! Huck and Hank are fun, energetic, and cuddly companions and Kim's home is super close to great mountain

Stayed · 14 Oct - 18 Oct 2020

Kim-Thank you for the opportunity to sit with Huck & Hank again! Kim is easy to work with and I enjoy the peace and quiet of the Nathrop/Buena Vista area

Stayed · 21 Aug - 23 Aug 2020

Kimi s easygoing, communicative and helpful in providing all the pertinent information needed to best take care of Huck & Hank. Huck and Hank are such

Stayed · 19 Jul - 22 Jul 2019

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