Ouray Travel Beta

Directions to Ouray Colorado’s Victorian Inn

970-325-3858 (Please call if you are running late)

From the Montrose Airport

Take a left hand turn out of the airport onto Hwy. 50 which changes to Hwy 550 at the intersection with Main Street. Keep going STRAIGHT on Hwy 550 heading south to Ouray. Its about a 45 minute drive.

Entering Ouray (please mind speed limits!) go through downtown Ouray and take your last right onto 3rd Ave (though there is no sign for 3rd) BEFORE you start heading up a hill which curves right.

The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

From Denver

Take Hwy I-70 heading west. As you approach Grand Junction, take the “Clifton” Exit (it’s about the second exit once you begin to enter Gr. Junction.Get off the freeway and the road curves back over the freeway, follow it to the second stop light and take a left at the “Wendy’s” onto the Clifton Cut Off which takes you to Hwy 50. When you reach Hwy. 50 turn left towards Delta and Montrose. From here, it’s straight all the way to Ouray.

Entering Ouray (please mind speed limits!)go through downtown Ouray and take your last right onto 3rd Ave (though there is no sign for 3rd) BEFORE you start heading up a hill which curves right.

The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

From Durango

Take Hwy 550 over Coal Bank Pass, past Silverton and over Red Mountain Pass. When you drop into Ouray, take the first Street on the left which is 3rd Ave (there is no sign). The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

**HIGHWAY 550 CROSSES SEVERAL MOUNTAIN PASSES AND IS OFTEN CLOSED DURING THE WINTER MONTHS DUE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AND AVALANCHE MITIGATION WORK. 4 WHEEL DRIVE AND OR SNOW CHAINS ARE RECOMMENDED.

From Cortez

Take Hwy 145 over Lizard Head Pass heading toward Telluride; at the T near Tride,take a left away from Telluride and continue on 145 heading west. Take a right at the next T, onto Hwy 62 towards Ridgway. Go through Ridgway (mind speed limit) to the traffic light, and take a right onto Hwy 550 heading to Ouray.

Entering Ouray (please mind speed limits!)go through downtown Ouray and take your last right onto 3rd Ave (though there is no sign for 3rd) BEFORE you start heading up a hill which curves right.

The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

From Salt Lake City and the West

Take Hwy. I-70 east to Grand Junction. Take the exit to Hwy. 50 towards Delta and Montrose (it’s just after the Fruita Exit).In Montrose, Hwy. 50 changes to Hwy 550 at the intersection with Main Street. Keep going STRAIGHT on Hwy 550 heading south to Ouray.

Entering Ouray (please mind speed limits!) go through downtown Ouray and take your last right onto 3rd Ave (though there is no sign for 3rd) BEFORE you start heading up a hill which curves right.

The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

From the Grand Junction Airport: 2 hours to Ouray

Take Highway I-70 West. Get off at the Highway 50 to Montrose, Delta, Telluride and head south on 50. It goes straight all the way to Ouray. In downtown Montrose, Hwy 50 turns to 550… just keep going on now 550. From this point, it’s about 45 minutes to Ouray.

Entering Ouray (please mind speed limits!)go through downtown Ouray and take your last right onto 3rd Ave (though there is no sign for 3rd) BEFORE you start heading up a hill which curves right.

The Victorian Inn is the last large blue building on the right at the end of 3rd Ave. You can’t miss it.

 

Ouray Travel Info

Airports

Montrose: 40 minute drive to Ouray 970-249-3203 (this is the closest airport to Ouray. You can catch a shuttle or rent a car.)

Grand Junction: 2 hour drive to Ouray 970-244-9100 (this airport is often cheaper – you will have to rent a car)

Telluride: 1 1/2 hour drive to Ouray 970-728-5313 (this airport is expensive and very unpredictable due to mountain weather)

Shuttles/Limos

These require advance reservations.

Montrose

  • Telluride Express 888-212-8294 / 970-728-6000
  • Mountain Limo 888-546-6894 / 970-728-9606

Telluride

  • Telluride Express 888-212-8294 / 970-728-6000
  • Mountain Limo 888-546-6894 / 970-728-9606

Car Rental

Montrose

  • Budget 800-527-0700 / 970-249-6083
  • Dollar 800-800-4000 / 970-249-3770
  • National 800-227-7368
  • Thrifty 800-847-4389 / 970-249-8741
  • Hertz 800-654-3131 / 970-240-8464

Grand Junction

  • Avis 800-331-1212 / 970-244-9170
  • Budget 800-527-0700 / 970-244-9155
  • Hertz 800-654-3131 / 970-243-0747
  • National 800-227-7368

Telluride

  • Budget 800-527-0700 / 970-728-4642
  • National/Alamo 800-227-7368 / 970-728-9380

 

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