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Ten Favorite Wineries in Southwest Colorado

Southwest Colorado is filled with hard working entrepreneurs. People using creativity and imagination to stay in this area they love. A few of those creative groups are wine makers, cheese makers and chocolatiers. 5 years ago I opened a Bed and Breakfast in Ouray and started the Wine, Chocolate and Cheese Festival. In both of …

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National Historic District of Ouray: Historic Walking Tour

Eight blocks long by eight blocks wide, tucked at the end of a narrow valley in the San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado, the National Historic District of Ouray sits waiting to show off her Victorian architecture.  There is a walking tour of the town that showcases many of the historical buildings. There are also some …

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The Outdoor Recreation Capital of Colorado: Ouray is a Destination for all Outdoor Enthusiasts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Perhaps one of our most frequently asked questions from guests who have not been to Ouray is “What is there to do?” Well, the answer is simple but long, and really depends on you… First of all, to love Ouray, you have to love the outdoors. This does not mean you are into extreme sports …

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Winter Activities in Southwest Colorado

Looking for a great day trip from Ouray for winter activities? Ever thought about Grand Mesa outside of Grand Junction? Grand Mesa has plenty to do in the winter with beautiful views, it’s worth the two-hour drive! The GMNC (Grand Mesa Nordic Council) grooms over 32 miles of trails for cross-country skiing, skate skiing, and …

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Explore the Mining History of the San Juans this February!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership is a 501(c)(3) organization that works to protect the economic, natural and scenic values of the Upper Uncompahgre River Watershed in southwest Colorado. One of the best ways to protect is through sharing knowledge in a fun and different way. In partnership with the Ouray County Historical Society, a fascinating back country tour of …

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