San Juan Mountain


Ouray, Colorado is home to the world famous Ouray Ice Festival and is an ice- climbing destination for adventure seekers worldwide! Check out this killer video by Barry Stevenson

Ouray, Colorado is known as the “The Switzerland of America” and has everything to offer those in search of adventure and beauty! From lush wildflowers, breathtaking waterfalls, brilliant fall foliage, to the phenomenal natural ice walls of the San Juan Mountains in Uncompahgre Gorge.

We highly recommend these Don’t Miss Sites:

  • Million Dollar Highway / San Juan Skyway
  • Box Canyon
  • Camp Bird Road
  • Owl Creek Pass
  • Black Canyon of the Gunnison
  • Hike the Perimeter Trail
  • Fly Fishing
  • Cycling
  • Paddleboarding
  • Rafting

At Timber Ridge Lodge will make your Ouray Vacation fun, affordable and convenient… because we’re literally minutes away from all the most popular  attractions.

We are located on the Million Dollar Highway and San Juan Scenic Byway, right at the mouth of the valley.

With easy access to Telluride Ski Resort, Silverton Mountain and famous Red Mountain Pass some of the best resort and backcountry skiing in Colorado.

If you want to learn one of the fastest-growing winter sports in the country, we’ll be happy to connect you with the best local ice-climbing guides, equipment rental facilities and more. Make your next vacation a real adventure and learn to ice climb!

Your winter vacation can also include:

  • Hunting
  • Snow-shoeing
  • Downhill skiing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Hot Springs
  • Snowmobiling

We’re big believers that whether you’re coming to Ouray for the ice climbing, back country skiing, Jeeping, hiking or the year-round Ouray Hot Springs Pool Timber Ridge Lodge is the ideal spot to serve as your Base Camp for Adventure.