Welcome to Ouray!
Situated in the heart of the San Juan Mountains in southwest Colorado, Ouray is known as the Switzerland of America. Its rich history dates back to 1876 when the City was incorporated on October 2, two months after Colorado became a state.
Ouray is also The Outdoor Recreation Capital of Colorado with more than 60 activities that can occur right out your door!
Offices closed Memorial Day
City Offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.