Any Colorado native knows the Million Dollar Highway is one of the most breathtaking, yet dangerous roads in the state. Red Mountain Pass is one of the most well known (and also most dangerous) sections of this highway here in Colorado. Despite its dangers, however,...read more
The Ouray County Historical Society is partnering with the Wright Opera House to provide several educational events to the public! For a $5 fee, you can learn about local mines, archeology, Hollywood films, and more. Each event takes place in the Wright Opera House at...read more
Hiking is a great way to find adventure in our little mountain town. There are hundreds of miles of hiking trails throughout Ouray and the surrounding regions! Before you leave, make sure to check with the Forest Service to make sure any high elevation hikes are okay...read more
Ouray accepts dogs of all shapes and sizes in our little mountain town. When you visit, you will see visitors with their dogs almost everywhere. Dog owners are known to walk their furry friends all over Ouray. When on Main Street, people will often leave their pups...read more
Built in the 1880’s, the Million Dollar Highway is one of the most scenic drives. Part of it weaves through the San Juan Skyway, which is known as one of the most breathtaking drives in the world regarding view. However, despite all the beauty, there are also some...read more
Jeeping, four wheeling, and UTV riding are just a few of Ouray’s most popular activities for both locals and visitors. Taking a ride on these old mining trails is a great way to view the history of old mining locations and enjoy the mountains and forests that make up...read more
After a long plane ride, the last thing anyone wants to do is drive long. boring distances to their destination. Luckily, that’s not an issue when traveling to Ouray! Also known as the Switzerland of America, we have two nearby airports that are only between 1 and 1.5...read more
Live webcams are great ways to check weather, examine traffic patterns, or observe the Colorado seasons. They show you a live feed of your area of interest. No matter your reason for using a webcam, it’s important to know how they can be used. Places to Find Webcams...read more
As a mountain town, we are surrounded by nature. No matter the season, Ouray has an abundance of fun activities and places to see. Here are our favorite things about the town! 1 - Breathtaking Views Often called the Switzerland of America, Ouray is a town nestled in...read more
Ouray is a town with so many aspects rich with history. The name of the town is no exception. What began our little mountain town? Where did it get its unique name? Pronunciation Those here in Ouray have heard almost every incorrect pronunciation of our town’s name,...read more
"Ouray Chalet Inn…Where Happiness is One More Day in Ouray"
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM (Daily)
**Although we have limited front desk hours we are available 24/7 for guests.**
Ouray Chalet Inn
510 Main St.
Ouray, CO 81427
Ouray Chalet Inn
Your best choice for comfortable and affordable hotel lodging.