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A Little Ouray, Colorado Trivia

Because of a certain virus, the stunning landscapes and rich history of Ouray may require waiting until social distancing is no longer a thing. In the meantime, some interesting if perhaps not entirely useful facts about Ouray can help you learn a little more about it once the time comes to see it in person.…Continued

Grab Some Grub at Mineshaft

The Twin Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs strives to make your Ouray experience a memorable and relaxing one. While you’re busy admiring the mountain views and exploring the various sights, you probably don’t want to spend too much time figuring out where to have a fulfilling meal. Thanks to the Mineshaft restaurant, you can dine…Continued

Explore Ouray With Your Four-Legged Friend

For those us that have a strong sense of wanderlust but also have close family members of the four-legged kind, we want to take them into consideration. Usually, this means bringing them along on exciting adventures whenever possible. If Ouray, Colorado is among the towns you want to visit, you’ll be happy to know there…Continued

The Rise of the Wright Opera House

Join us as we take a trip to Ouray’s rich past to learn more about one of its most iconic sights: the Wright Opera House. To this very day, the building remains in Ouray and can be identified by visiting famous Main Street. The history of The Wright Opera House extends about as far back…Continued

Warm up With Some Weekend Sketch Comedy

The workday stress combined with the frigid winter temperatures means most of us could probably go for unwinding once the day is close to over. If you like to laugh and enjoy watching sketch comedy, you may want to head over to the Sherbino this weekend to check out the “It’s All Fun and Games…Continued

Fodor’s Singles out Romantic Ouray

You probably already have or had Valentine’s Day plans but if you’re thinking about what you’d like to do next year, why not spend it in Ouray, Colorado? The widely respected travel and tourism publisher Fodor’s thinks it’s one of the most romantic small towns in America for couples! Indeed, Ouray made the list of…Continued

One of Colorado’s Scenic Winter Drives Is Near Ouray

The winter season can turn virtually any city, town, or landscape into a snowy work of art. Already known for being picturesque, Ouray, Colorado doesn’t necessarily need the help of snow to add to its visual appeal yet a winter drive in and around the area can make for great memories. The website Out There…Continued

Ride the Rockies Returns

Are you a fan of cycling? If so, now is the time to start training for the 35th edition of the popular Ride the Rockies bicycle tour. The event is returning to the southwest Colorado area for the first time since 2017 and will see riders travel from Durango through several towns, including our own…Continued

Ouray Is a Top Christmas Town

You may still be recovering from the Christmas 2019 celebrations, or you may already be thinking about what you might want to do this year. Christmas is typically associated with beautiful scenery, a feeling of goodwill, and plenty of snow. Hence, if you’re planning on traveling somewhere, you may be seeking a small town vibe…Continued

All Eyes Are on the Ouray Ice Festival

Along with the annual opening of the perennial favorite Ouray Ice Park, one of Ouray’s most anticipated events is the Ouray Ice Festival. Kicking off on January 23rd through the 26th, the event is all about ice climbing. Whether you’re someone who decided 2020 is the year you’re going to become an ice climber or…Continued

Get into the Holiday Spirit with These Local Events

With the cold Ouray weather and its cozy ambiance, it certainly feels like the holidays. If you want to get into the spirit of the season, lots of different events are going that the entire family can enjoy. This weekend, none other than Ol’ St. Nick himself and his wife Mrs. Claus will be dropping…Continued

Stay Warm This Winter in Ouray’s Hot Springs

If you’re coming to Ouray, one of the many reasons you may be visiting is to enjoy the fun of the Ouray Ice Park. After you’ve spent a cool day climbing the manmade “ice waterfalls”, how do you stay warm? During your Ouray stay, make sure to visit the Ouray Hot Springs. Surrounded by gorgeous…Continued