Hours and hours of exciting nail biting trails. There are trails for all levels from novice to the experienced.
While out on the trails you may want to stop off at some local ghost town areas on accessable via four-wheel-drive. Some of these Ghost Town Wares include Tomboy Mine, Carson City, Capital City, or Govnor Basin.
Known as the “Jeep Capital of the World”, Ouray has a limitless amount of options for the Jeeping enthusiast. It is a great way to experience the mountains as well as the local attractions. There are many great Jeep Tours and Rentals to make your off-road experience in Ouray a real adventure!
Ouray has miles and miles of ATV trails. The old roads created by the miners’ allow you to experience amazing views and to visit some of the local ghost towns, mines and historic railroads.
There are also five nearby ATV staging areas, Eureka, Hensen Creek near Lake City, Canyon Creek, .5 miles southwest of Lake San Cristobal, and on Hwy 550 south of Ouray at Engineer Pass turnoff.
Grab your mountain bike and head off through the mountains on one of the many off-road trails. Cyclists of all levels can enjoy the gorgeous surroundings and great back roads that Ouray has to offer.
*Permits may be required on vehicles