Overview:Founded in 1890, the town of Ridgway was the headquarters for the Rio Grande Southern railroad which served the nearby gold mines, ranches and farms in Telluride and Ouray. Known as the "Gateway to the San Juans", the Ridgway Mountains are some of the most photographed peaks in Colorado.
Attractions:Nestled in the Uncomparghre Valley and near the Ridgway State Park and Reservoir, the outdoor activities in Ridgway are endless! Enjoy hiking, biking, camping, rock climbing, fishing, boating, water skiing, hot springs and much more. The town plays host to many family festivals and activities such as the Ridgway Rodeo, Sneffels Fiber Festival and the Ridgway Rendezvous Art & Craft Festival.
Real Estate:There are plenty of residential homes scattered throughout Ridgway, most of which include decent sized acreage to accompany it. Townhomes and condos are available, as well as mobile and manufactured homes. You will also see an abundance of vacant land and lots offered for purchase.