The City of Ouray was officially incorporated on October 2, 1876, only two months after Colorado became a state. According to papers filed with the United States Land Office there were over 400 inhabitants of Ouray in 1877. Discover more of Ouray's history...
A Short History of Ouray
From the Great Unconformity to the Utes and Miners
Ouray Historical Society and Museum
Ouray National and Local Historic District Map
2004-2005 Architectural Survey of Ouray Historic District