Have a Meal at Mineshaft

At the Twin Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs, we’re all about making your stay as welcoming and comfortable as possible. We previously mentioned the Sage Spa which offers a variety of treatments to help you unwind and revitalize. We also know that when you’re busy vacationing in Ouray, oftentimes the last thing you want to…Continued

Ice Climbing Practically Saves a Woman’s Life

Doing exercise or any kind of physical activity is often used as a way to cope with the stresses of life. Exercise is effective in getting rid of worries, managing anxiety, and keeping the body in tip-top shape. A recent CNN article highlights the story of a woman who also used a certain type of…Continued

Delve Deep into the Ouray Ice Park

We’ve talked a lot about the Ouray Ice Park and its popularity. It is frequently covered in the press and with its free admission, there are few reasons not to give this attraction a try. The park is open to everyone no matter how skilled or unskilled they may be. The 303 Magazine website recently…Continued

Check out the Diverse Music of StillHouse Junkies

Are you looking for a post Valentines Day event that the entire family can enjoy? After you’ve booked your stay at Twin Peaks, you may wish to set aside some time to visit the always active Sherbino Theater over in neighboring Ridgway. It’s there where you can check out the musical stylings of Stillhouse Junkies.…Continued

Great Coffee in Colorado

These frigid winter temperatures are no joke! While you’re busy staying warm and cozy in your Twin Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs room, you may be wondering how else to stay warm. Would a warm cup of Joe hit the spot? Ouray and the surrounding areas have several places where you can relax and unwind…Continued

Become Acquainted with the Growling Old Men

Acoustic acts frequently visit the Sherbino Theater over in Ridgway. Last year, we mentioned several of them and this year we’re continuing the tradition by telling you about some of the acts that will soon be performing. In this case, that musical act is the duo known by the amusing name of Growling Old Men.…Continued

Take a Soak in a Piece of History

The Ouray Hot Springs Pool may be one of the most well-known attractions, but it’s not the only place to take a warm soak. Their something of a well-kept secret yet Wiesbaden Hot Springs (part of Historic Wiesbaden) has a rich history and remains a must visit. The Ute tribe believed the springs had restorative…Continued

Famous Colorado Mountain Pass Receives an Accolade

Hello and happy New Year! We are excited to welcome you as a guest of Twins Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs in 2019 and show you the incredible experience Ouray has in store for you. In the meantime, there is some intriguing news regarding one of Colorado’s most infamous mountain passes. Have you been off-roading…Continued

Ouray’s Major Attraction Is Open

Wintertime in Ouray is an experience everyone should try and do. From the snowcapped San Juan Mountains to the gorgeous sights and the variety of activities, the winter season is a great time to experience Ouray, Colorado. In case you missed the news last week, we’re excited to report that the Ouray Ice Park has…Continued

The Musical Stylings of Moors and McCumber

Happy Friday, ladies and gentlemen! We can already hear the early rumblings of the holiday season soon to kick off. In the meantime, here’s an event happening next month you can start preparing for if you have broad musical tastes. The musical duo of James Moors and Kort McCumber (simply known as Moors and McCumber)…Continued

Enjoy the Musical Stylings of Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles

There is nothing quite like some smooth jazz to put you into a certain mood. Whether it’s the light tunes that evoke feelings of a certain time in your life or just the musicianship, some jazz is good for the soul. The vintage jazz band Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles has remained steadfast in…Continued

Learn More About Ouray’s Rich Mining Past

Numerous decades before it became what it is today, Ouray, Colorado was teeming with miners seeking fame and fortune by mining for gold. As the mining heyday eventually came to an end, many of these mines plus the mining towns that accompanied them were abandoned but left largely intact. Today, many of these mines and…Continued