- TripBuzz found 56 things to do with kids in or near Ouray, Colorado, including 39 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Telluride, Silverton and Ridgway.
- From Bach'lers Stable to Yankee Boy Basin, the Ouray area offers 34 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Hot Springs & Geysers, National & State Parks and Other Adventures.
- A former mining community of silver and gold, Ouray, CO was built upon the men and women who sacrificed everything they had for the chance of finding these elusive metals. There are many opportunities for guests to relive the history of the area and discover the life of a miner with various works of art, museums, and abandoned mines.
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.
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.
The Trimble Hot Springs are actually the only combination geothermal waters, day spa, and lodging resort in Durango. There are several mineral-rich hot pools with natural waters and the largest outdoor heated Olympic sized pool.