Your base camp for adventure awaits! There is plenty to do in picturesque Carbondale including biking, kayaking, and world-class fly fishing. In winter, excellent cross-country skiing and snowshoeing can be found along any of the hiking trails, and downhill skiing is only a few miles away.Carbondale continues to draw recognition as a culinary hotspot. From multicultural to American, you'll find a gourmet selection to satisfy everyone. Our mountain town is also home to a local brewery and distillery.With enough shops to keep you busy all day, Carbondale offers a little of everything. In historic downtown you will find art galleries to home furnishings, flowers to gifts, clothing to handmade items, and much more.The area offers a variety of lodging options including traditional hotels with modern amenities, rustic cabins, campgrounds, a historical landmark inn, quaint bed & breakfasts and home rentals.Named among the '50 Best Places to Live' by Men's Journal magazine and a National Geographic Adventure 'Top 12 Town' in the '50 Next Great Places to Live and Play.'