Ouray, fondly known as ‘Switzerland of America’ has a lot of natural wonders to explore. In the past, it was mostly visited by miners, but now it a holiday hub where travelers love to relax in the lap of nature and fulfill their adventurous spirit by visiting Ouray often. Every destination is known for its attractions and in a particular season, travelers may derive more fun and enjoyment visiting the place. Similarly, you have ample things to enjoy and spend your valuable holidays in Ouray anytime of the year, however if you prefer to enjoy the most then you need to plan the visit in the best season.
If you are travelling to Ouray for the first time, then it is best to book your tickets in advance as the place is crowded almost all the year. You have several accommodation options such as Ouray chalet inn. The most advantageous feature of this place is that the lodging provides all kind of facilities for a comfortable stay and the chalet is located in the main street of Ouray, thus the whole place is easily accessible.
When to plan a visit to Ouray:
- If you love scenic beauties, it is best to visit in the autumn season. The place looks quite picturesque while the leaves changes color and the valleys call you to explore the hidden mountain natural treasures. You can hike or enjoy bicycle ride and even enjoy summer activities, if you come in early months of autumn. In the later weeks, you can enjoy winter activities, and the most exciting one is snowshoeing.
- People love to ski, snow skating and participate in cross country ski trails that are most welcome in the winter season. To relax and enjoy nature there is Ouray Hot Springs. It is a once in a life experience to bath in the hot springs in the midst of snowclad land. For adventurous travelers there is Ouray Ice Park, to climb the ice enveloped mountains and not to miss the winter hiking trails providing you breathtaking views when you wander over the hills.
- If you have no problems with the huge tourist crowd, then it is best to visit Ouray in the month of July. You can explore the nearby regions of Ouray and can enjoy the natural bliss of Box Cannon Falls.
Enjoy your stay in Ouray, relax in Chalet Inn and relish the local food of the heavenly touring place.