Ridgway is nestled between the verdant San Juan and Uncompahgre national forests with the rugged San Juan Mountains serving as a dramatic backdrop. Recreational activities, including boating, fishing, cross-country skiing, swimming and hiking, abound at Ridgway State Park. The San Juan Skyway begins its southerly route on US 550 in Ridgway, offering scenic views of emerald pine and golden aspen forests at every turn.
Ridgway Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Information Center 150 Racecourse Rd. RIDGWAY, CO 81432. Phone:(970)626-5181 or (800)220-4959
Historic buildings and homes from the late 19th and the early 20th centuries may be seen on a walking tour of Ridgway. Maps can be picked up at the visitors information center.
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