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Sights to Explore on a Biking Trip

With the wealth of natural sights to explore, Ouray and the surrounding areas provide an abundance of excitement for anyone looking to immerse themselves in its many vistas. A bike trip reveals many sights, and we’re here to highlight a few. The San Juan Scenic Skyway extends over 200 miles and comprises a portion of…Continued

Return to the Hot Springs of Ouray

Several of the hot springs in Colorado have begun reopening following COVID-19 closures, though this year’s experience of a relaxing soak might not be quite the same experience as in the past. Let’s briefly look at a few of the already open hot springs and/or resorts for dipping in Ouray and the nearby area. We’ll…Continued

Staying in Our Ouray, Colorado Hotel

We can’t wait to have you as a guest of Twin Peaks Lodge & Hot Springs. We’re also very well aware of the factors that affect travel, though. If you wish to experience while staying with us, several new measures have come into effect regarding COVID-19 that you may want to become acquainted with. As…Continued

The Tuneful Song Sparrow

Depending on how long you’ve been reading our blog posts, you may have noticed and enjoyed some of the ones we did focusing on the wildlife. Today we’re focusing on another one of the animals that roams the landscapes, one that you may have come across before stay at home orders became a thing. Of…Continued

Enjoy Delicious Food from Mineshaft Today

Because of the coronavirus, just about every restaurant is taking preventative measures by offering delivery and takeout only options. We completely understand that there may be days when you don’t want to cook and want a quick meal. Thanks to the Mineshaft restaurant, we will be happy to deliver a meal to your door. Mineshaft…Continued

Keep the Body Hydrated With Mineral Water

Have you discovered the great taste of Smart AZ Minerals yet? We invite you to check out the collection of ionic mineral water, packed with great benefits for the body. The Smart AZ Minerals website has a richly distinct assortment of water enriched with important minerals such as calcium, iodine, magnesium, zinc, and more. These…Continued

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

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

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