Ouray Colorado Vacation Guide and Trip Planning Information for SW Colorado

December 2012 Events in Ouray and Ridgway, Colorado

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Sun, Nov 25, 2012 @12:28 PM

Enjoy a Picture Perfect Holiday in The San Juan Mountains!

When one imagines the perfect cover on a Christmas card, they don't have to look much further than any window in Ouray, Colorado in the winter!
After a storm, the clouds open up to a crystal clear sky; the sun beaming down on trees laden with snow. Sledding and skiing are within walking distance from anywhere in town, and a sense of Holiday Cheer permeates this Winter Wonderland.

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Ouray Lodge Welcomes Yule Fest Revelers with Great Savings!

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Sun, Nov 11, 2012 @01:12 PM

Wine Chocolate and Cheese Fest Completes Yule Weekend in Ouray!

The Ouray Yule Fest Victorian Christmas Weekend greets the Holiday Season with open arms and activities sure to entertain everyone. From Friday, December 7, 2012 through Sunday, December 9, 2012, the town is bursting with sidewalk sales, Santa on parade, festive music in several venues and the Fourth Annual Wine Chocolate and Cheese Fest, just to mention a few exciting opportunities to enjoy the Holiday Cheer and small town charm Ouray is famous for.

Every year, Ouray locals and visitors welcome the season with a Parade of Lights, filling this tiny mountain town with the bright festivity of the Holidays. Santa will arrive with the parade, and children and pets will all have the opportunity to visit with him at the Ouray Elks Lodge and the Wright Opera House. Sidewalk sales and all around good cheer are the order of the day.

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Ouray Hotel Serves Up the Best Choices this Thanksgiving!

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Thu, Nov 01, 2012 @03:13 PM

Celebrate Thanksgiving with us in Southwest Colorado!

November in the San Juans is the perfect time to visit. After all of the rushing about in the Summer and fall months, things have begun to mellow. Some of the restaurants and shops have closed for the season, and winter has begun to show signs of moving in for a few months. It is not yet cold enough for Ice Climbing, but perfect for soaking in the soothing mineral hot springs on a crisp clear evening.

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