Backcountry Skiing in Ouray

Backcountry Skiing in Ouray

With the fresh snow of winter engulfing Ouray, the call of the wild can be heard from peak to peak. Skiers, get your gear on; backcountry and cross-country skiing is definitely on the cards! Additional Ouray attractions include climbing at the world-famous ice park...
Help the Ouray Ice Park Stay Open to the Public

Help the Ouray Ice Park Stay Open to the Public

A Man-Made Ice Climbing Wonder Every season, the staff of the Ouray Ice Park works together to shape the spectacular Uncompahgre Gorge into an ice-climbing wonder. It all starts in November when ice farmers spray water down the canyon walls of the Uncompahgre Gorge to...
Take Your Picnic Basket and Enjoy the Ouray Outdoors

Take Your Picnic Basket and Enjoy the Ouray Outdoors

Winter is coming and snow will soon be upon us. In fact, we’ve already had the first sprinkle of snow. Before the weather turns wintery, visitors still have the chance to grab a picnic basket after a full day of sightseeing in Ouray. Fill it with sandwiches, hot...
Sightseeing in Ouray

Sightseeing in Ouray

Ouray is famous for its natural beauty, its hot springs, and its ice climbing opportunities. But visitors can also enjoy sightseeing in Ouray if they want something different than sports. The Ute people, who used to live here, knew about the therapeutic qualities of...
Summer Water Sports in Ouray

Summer Water Sports in Ouray

Ouray: the Perfect Summer Spot Ouray may not be surrounded by the sea, but it offers plenty of opportunities for water sports for individuals and families alike. Thanks to winter snows that melt in spring and summer, the Western Slopes are blessed with rivers, lakes,...
Spring and Summer Day Trips from Ouray

Spring and Summer Day Trips from Ouray

Ouray is a bustling town with plenty of activities and sightseeing opportunities. Hot springs are an excellent relaxation place that children adore. Hiking, climbing, biking, and walking on winding mountain paths provide amazing opportunities to take in the...