- 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.
Since 1985, the Mountain Man Tours have been offering Guided River Adventures in Colorado. They offer extreme outdoor adventures like River Rafting ranging from your desired wave-action level from shooting turbulent rapids to smooth Sailing River rafting.
Whether you are looking for high adrenaline adventure or a lazy float down the river, 4 Corners Whitewater, should be your outfitter of choice. Join their experienced guides for a whitewater rafting adventure on the San Miguel and Animas, or rent a tube and float under the sun.
Abbey Lane Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in the historical mining town of Creede. The gallery features modern art as well as an extensive selection of jewelry, pottery, paintings, and woodwork by local, regional, and national artists.
A historic site, the Last Chance Mine is a restored 18th century silver mine. It is an open-air museum that offers people a chance to relive history for free! It showcases mine buildings, museum and a collection of rock and minerals.
Ute Indian Museum showcases the cultural heritage of the Ute tribe of Native Indians who are the indigenous inhabitants of the area with the help of multiple dioramas and exhibits. The Museum also encompasses the Chief Ouray Memorial Park and Chipeta's Crypt.