Spend the Heart of the Winter Season in Ouray, Colorado

As the holiday season rolls around, many of us are thinking about where to spend the heart of winter and the start of a new year. If you’re looking for a festive destination that is full of adventure, look no further than Ouray, Colorado.  Ouray is a picturesque mountain town situated in the San Juan…Continued

Exploring Ouray’s Winter Wonderland: The Best Winter Activities

If you’re looking for a winter getaway, Ouray, Colorado is an ideal destination. Located in the heart of the San Juan Mountains, Ouray boasts some of the best winter activities in the state. From snowshoeing, to skiing, to snowmobiling, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this picturesque mountain town.  Here are some of the…Continued

Celebrate the New Year at Twin Peaks Lodge and Hot Springs

Expectations run high on New Year’s Eve as everyone counts down to the big moment to sing, toast, and kiss the old year farewell and welcome the new year with all its promise. If you’re looking for a place to relax and view the New Year’s Eve fireworks, look no farther than the Twin Peaks…Continued

Reasons to Stay Warm at Twin Peaks Hot Springs This Winter

Put on your swimwear and head to the pool in the months of December, January, and February. Although it may seem counterintuitive to be outside in the freezing cold wearing almost nothing, the advantages of a winter swim outweigh the short walk from your room to the soaking pool of your choosing. Here are a…Continued

What to Do With Thanksgiving Leftovers

In the United States, 108 billion pounds of food are wasted annually. It represents around 40% of all food. Every aspect of the food system experiences food waste. Nevertheless, people are the main cause of food waste. Sadly, that food waste has a negative effect on both our environment and ourselves. Fortunately, there are numerous…Continued

Travel Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

The greater likelihood of inclement weather for travel is one of the major concerns with Thanksgiving. Traveling during the holidays can be stressful enough, but if you’re driving a long distance and snow is expected, the stress increases twofold. However, you can be ready for anything by following these guidelines. Consider Traffic The day before…Continued

Come Check Out These Shops in Ouray!

Ouray is fortunate to be home to a large number of exceptional artists, craftsmen, and creative store owners. Shops in Ouray offer unique and special gifts, as opposed to the uniformity of goods offered at your local mall chain stores. Below are just a few shops where you can discover high-quality things that are unique…Continued

Enjoy One of These Iconic Ouray Restaurants

If you plan to spend the day hiking in the mountains, visiting the many historical sites around Ouray, or exploring the various ghost towns in the area, you will work up an appetite. Ouray is not only rich in history, but it also has a ton of fantastic restaurants, and we have several recommendations to…Continued

Spooktacular Halloween Events Near Ouray

There are only a few days left until Halloween! Several fun and spooky events have popped up across Colorado, including right here around gorgeous Ouray. Prepare to have a spooky good time close to Twins Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs if you live in or plan to visit Ouray this Halloween with these spooktacular events: …Continued

Bring Your Pet to Ouray!

There is no greater adventure than one shared with your four-legged best friend. Fortunately, Ouray has a reputation for welcoming pets and providing plenty of places to spend time with your canine companion. You and your furry friend are welcome at our Ouray hotel, where you can relax in comfort after a day of explorations.…Continued

13th Annual Telluride Horror Show

On October 14–16, Telluride, Colorado will host its 13th annual Horror Show. This festival is the largest of its kind in the state. Telluride, Colorado, is a world-famous mountain resort town, and every year the festival draws the latest and best genre films from around the world, along with film fans from all over the…Continued

This Weekend’s Events: Ridgway 1K and San Juan Barrel Festival

The San Juan Barrel Fest, taking place from 2:30 to 5:30 on October 1 at Hartwell Park in downtown Ridgway, is an excellent way to support the Sherbino while having fun.  At this event, barrel brewers and vintners from the Western Colorado region share a cask or barrel of something special. Each brewer or winemaker…Continued