Ouray County Museum
In a town so well endowed with history, a visit to the local museum is rewarding. Three floors of exhibits feature the local mining...
San Juan Scenic Jeep Tours
The friendly folks at the Historic Western Hotel operate a customized Jeep-touring service. Abandoned ghost towns of the old mining days...
The old Ouray Livery has been in the same family since 1944. It offers short and day-long guided horseback riding in the mountains...
With a rooftop deck to spy on Main Street or chairlift bar stools, this pub is something of a flytrap for visitors; in fact, there is a...
Buen Tiempo Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
This good-time spot bursts with bar-stool squatters and booths of families. From the chili-rubbed sirloin to the posole with warm...
Buckskin Booksellers information
Lonely Planet review
This excellent bookstore exemplifies the passion locals have for their town and area. Buckskin carries a huge amount of books on local history, mining and geology, as well as birding books, guidebooks and hiking and camping information. There are antique books and collectibles, old photographs and ephemera, as well as a great range of fiction titles.
There are also plush armchairs where you're invited to sit and read a while before you buy.