Four-wheel Drive Trails in Ouray

Four-wheel Drive Trails in Ouray

For centuries, travelers have been drawn to Colorado’s magnificent peaks and valleys in search of adventure, leisure, and fortune. And since as early as 1875, the small city of Ouray has been the preferred base for such pursuits. From this historical mining...
6 of the Best Places to Hike Near Ouray

6 of the Best Places to Hike Near Ouray

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...
What is the Million Dollar Highway?

What is the Million Dollar Highway?

Built in the 1880’s, the Million Dollar Highway is one of the most scenic drives with a rich history. 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,...
Our 5 Favorite Things About Ouray

Our 5 Favorite Things About Ouray

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...
Fall Hiking Trails in Ouray, Colorado

Fall Hiking Trails in Ouray, Colorado

Colorado is known for the sea of colors that appear as the fall seasons near. What better way to enjoy the colors than hiking in the midst of them? Hundreds of miles of hiking trails are scattered throughout Ouray and the surrounding areas. Where will you start? The...
One of the Most Popular Trails in Ouray: Box Cañon Park

One of the Most Popular Trails in Ouray: Box Cañon Park

The Box Cañon Park is one of the most visited waterfalls in Ouray, and rightly so. The huge cascades are something you don’t want to miss, especially when you get the chance to get a close-up view from the bridge crossing beside it! Some History Originally just soft...