Skiing and Snow Shoeing in Ouray County

Back Country Skiing in Southwest Colorado

Back country skiing is one of the most rewarding winter activities one can partake in around Ouray during the winter months. Skinning up mountains, catching beautiful sunrises, working hard for your uncrowded, glorious, sometimes untracked turns rewards you with a great feeling of accomplishment. It’s also a lot cheaper than a day pass to any …

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Snow Shoeing in the San Juans – Engineer Mountain Road

Colorado weather is a splendor to behold. The sky will darken with angry clouds, covering everything in mountains of snow with no regard to travel plans. Magically, the following morning is bright and full of expectations. The sun glinting on the freshly fallen snow beckons, calling to the adventurer in all of us to explore this …

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Best Five Snowshoeing Areas Around Ouray, Colorado

Snowshoeing in the San Juan Mountains – An Adventure Not to be Missed! For the past few days, all of Colorado has been enjoying healthy snowfall. CDOT has been working non-stop, maintaining our roads, and providing access to a variety of winter activities. The Ouray Ice Park is easily preparing for the Annual Ice Fest …

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Ouray Nordic Council Makes Outdoor Winter Sports Safe and Fun!

Skiing and Snowshoeing season in the San Juan Mountains is about to begin! November is upon us, and Mother Nature has been smiling on Southwest Colorado. We have gotten some wonderful storms: just enough snow to coat the mountains, followed by beautiful sunshiny days that entice any one looking out a window to go out …

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