Nicknamed "Switzerland of America," Ouray has been a world-famous destination for more than 100 years. The former mining town is nestled in the San Juan Mountains, the youngest and most rugged mountains in the Rockies. Ouray features a heavenly hot springs, Box Canyon Falls, and a super-popular July 4th celebration.

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ouray ouray box canyon
ouray ouray box canyon

Photos by EMKotyk