Ouray Colorado Vacation Guide and Trip Planning Information for SW Colorado

Three Favorite Four Wheel Drive Trails Around Ouray

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Fri, Aug 29, 2014 @04:48 PM

Ouray Colorado is the Jeeping Capitol Of The World!

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Tags: things to do in southwest colorado, colorado vacation, southwest colorado, ouray, 4WD, jeeping

Ouray Colorado is Calling all Birders

Posted by Karen Avery on Wed, Aug 20, 2014 @08:57 AM
Switzerland of America, also known as Ouray Colorado wants everyone to know about the arrival of the Black Swifts.

These are very elusive birds and it wasn't until they strapped on micro backpacks with geo locators did they learn that the Black Swifts in Ouray winter in Brazil, a 4300 mile journey to the lowland rainforest on the Amazon River.  Researchers finally tracked the birds and the story is outlined in the Denver Post by writer Nancy Lofholm.  These high flying creatures can't even purch on a branch or sit on a wire.  They are only able to make their homes on the small crags of vertical canyon walls near very large waterfalls.

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Tags: wildlife viewing, box canyon falls, ouray birding

Live Music, Craft Beer, and Excellent Food in Ouray August 23, 2014

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Mon, Aug 18, 2014 @02:26 PM

Grillin & Chillin in Ouray is great Family Fun with a Variety of Entertainment!

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Ouray Colorado Presents a Night at the Opera!

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Tue, Aug 12, 2014 @06:07 PM

Wright Opera House Brings The Central City Opera Company to the San Juan Mountains this Fall.

For the first time in the history of the Wright Opera House, true Opera will fill the corridors of the music hall. The Friends of the Wright are working non stop toward a complete restoration, and work is well under way. Maintaining the historic grandeur, while upgrading it such that it can support contemporary performances is indeed a process, made even more fascinating to those of us who are blessed to watch from the beginning.

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San Juan Chamber Music Fest - Four Great Concerts all Around Ouray

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Wed, Aug 06, 2014 @11:16 AM

The San Juan Mountains Sing August 20 through the 24, 2014!

Ouray County Performing Arts Guild works year round to provide Ouray County with quality events in music, dance, theater and other genres. A non-profit organization, OCPAG sponsors presentations and performers of the highest caliber in the performing arts for the enjoyment of Ouray County’s residents and visitors.

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Tags: things to do in ouray colorado, things to do in ridgway, ouray music, san juan mountains, ouray event, ridgway event

Ouray Mountain Trail Run - Rain or Shine September 27, 2014

Posted by Maria Ziemba on Sat, Aug 02, 2014 @01:39 PM

Enjoy the Majestic Beauty of Fall in the San Juan Mountains with this Amazing Marathon! Register Today!

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Tags: things to do in southwest colorado, ouray, san juan mountains, box canyon lodge & hot springs, ouray event