Ouray Colorado Vacation Guide and Trip Planning Information for SW Colorado

Wright Opera House Welcomes Jayme Stone to Ouray this February!

Posted by Karen Avery on Sat, Jan 12, 2013 @10:35 AM

Jayme Stone's "Room of Wonders" February 9, 2013 at the Wright Opera House in Southwest Colorado!

It is easy to see the resemblance of the original banjo in more modern stringed instruments, each of which has a truly distinctive sound.

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Ouray Welcomes Climbers to the Best Ice Festival Ever!

Posted by Karen Avery on Tue, Jan 01, 2013 @09:27 PM

Whether competing, or just ready for some icy climbing action from the sidelines, The 18th Annual Ouray Ice festival is the place to be this January!

It is hard to believe that just a few short years (well, 22 to be exact) ago, a few industrius adventurers gathered at the Uncompahgre Gorge with sprinkler heads and PVC pipes to flow water over the sides of the gorge and ‘farm’ ice. Today, The Ouray Ice Park boasts over 200 climbs, and plays host to one of the most widely attended Ice Festivals in the world. Atheletes from all over make the journey to Ouray every January to compete with the best of the best on Ouray’s ice and mixed terrain.

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