2014 Ouray Ice Festival!!!!

To see what happens in the Uncompahgre Gorge over the winter months, there are few words to describe it. Giant pillars of ice stretching down the side of the canyon, gravity creating beautiful forms that beg to be climbed, conquered. It is truly a site to see. Check out this video from Outside Adventure Media: … Continued

Ouray Ice Festival

This year’s Ouray Ice Festival includes the Elite Mixed Climbing Comp on Saturday, January 11 and the Hari Berger Speed Climbing Competition, sponsored by Lowa, on January 12. Athletes will compete for $16,000 in prize money! The Ouray Ice Festival, held each year in January in Ouray, CO, is an eclectic gathering of ice climbers, … Continued

Ouray Ice Park Opens

The Ouray Ice Park Opened Saturday, December 14! The south half of the Ouray Ice Park is OPEN! This includes all climbing areas south of the Upper Bridge to South Park. The north half of the Park will Saturday, December 21. Ouray Ice Festival The Biggest Ice Festival in North America will be returning January … Continued

It’s Yule Weekend!

YULE WEEKEND! A weekend full of festive activities, concerts, festivals, shopping and fun for the whole family. Search for the Ouray ornament in local shops and restaurants for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate for the Ouray business of your choice. Enjoy the holiday parade, get photos with Santa, enjoy a Christmas concert … Continued

Weehawken’s Annual Family Gingerbread Event

A Few Spaces Still Remain for Weehawken’s Annual Family Gingerbread Event This Weekend – Call Weehawken to Reserve Your Spot Today! For years, Weehawken has presented the “Annual Gingerbread House Decorating Workshops” in both Ouray and Ridgway. This fun, free family event serves 25-35 families in each community and is a wonderful holiday tradition. In … Continued

Enjoy Thanksgiving In Ouray

As we enter the holiday of Gratitude, several local restaurants offer a special Holiday menu. Come visit Ouray, stay at the Chalet, and enjoy a small town holiday feast. Here are the restaurants who are open on Thanksgiving. Backstreet Bistro- open 7am-1pm Beaumont Hotel- Grand Ballroom, Thanksgiving Buffet, Seating’s , Noon,2:30 & 5pm Adults $34.95, … Continued

Thanksgiving in Ouray

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and if you are lucky enough to be in Ouray on Thanksgiving (and want to have others cook for you) here is a list of restaurants that will be open that day. Backstreet Bistro– open 7am-1pm Beaumont Hotel – Grand Ballroom, Thanksgiving Buffet, Seating’s , Noon,2:30 & 5pm Adults … Continued

Wright Opera House – Live Holiday Theatre

  Two Exciting Live Theatre Events Enjoy Live Theatre In A Small Town Setting At The Wright Opera House – www.thewrightoperahouse.org Built in 1888 by Francis Carney for brothers Ed and George Wright and their wives, Letitia and Lenora, the Wright Opera House was the center of activities for the City of Ouray until the … Continued