Referred to as the Switzerland of America, Ouray is a stunning Alpine city that vacationers will find in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. This city is on the way to the Million Dollar Highway but it is home to fun recreational activities through the year. This includes everything from hiking and biking to off-roading and ice climbing; there is so much outdoor fun. The Main Street in Ouray is peaceful to walk around, with historic buildings and quaint shops. There are also cafés and restaurants, as well as breweries, for relaxing after a long day exploring the mountains.
Hikers will love Ouray, with all its scenic trails around the area. This includes Yankee Boy Basin, which has some beautiful hikes surrounded by mountain peaks. A popular trail for hikers is the journey up to Box Canyon Falls, where there are beautiful waterfalls to admire. To see the surrounding area, visitors can jump in a jeep and explore the San Juan Scenic and History Byway. In the winter, the main attraction in Ouray is the famous Ouray Ice Park. This is where visitors come to enjoy ice climbing. For some relaxation after recreational activities, there are the Ouray Hot Springs Pool.
For winter activities in Ouray, the best time to visit is between December and March.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Ouray. The hottest month in Ouray is July, when temperatures peak at 83 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -7 ˚F. The wettest month in Ouray is January with 4.34 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.26 inches of rain.
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