- The list below includes 47 free or cheap things to do in or near Silverton, Colorado, including 38 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Lake, Off Road & ATV and Art Gallery.
- From Ice Lakes to Molas Pass, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Silverton and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Telluride, Ouray, Ridgway and Durango.
Trail Town Still is a local distillery which specializes in a variety of locally produced home-made spirits including vodka, rum, whisky, gin as well as beer schnapps and apple brandy which are available seasonally.
The Aspen Light Glass Studio & Gallery is a fused art glass studio that features artwork from Diane Quarles. The gallery also has a store that sells glass jewelry, home decor, and decorative outdoor art.
RIGS Adventure CO is a fishing and rafting outfitter that provides an array of products and services. The company features a fly fishing shop and guide service, and also charters white water rafting, kayaking, tubing, and other trips.
The Ridgway Railroad Museum contains display kiosks of the region's railroad history, railroad lanterns, and model cases in its interior exhibit area. The location also maintains a restored caboose and an old motor vehicle.
Deb's Livery offers guided mountain trail rides on gentle, well-conditioned horses. A family-focused livery, Deb's offers 'buddy seats' so that small children can safely ride with parents. The rides offer scenic woodland views.
Serving as a licensed outfitter for the state of Colorado, Buck's Livery offers a variety of outdoor activities. Most of the arrangements revolve around horses including trail rides and pack trips, but there are also big game hunts as well.