River's Edge Motel

The River's Edge Motel Lodge & Resort Wants to Host Your Event

LogoThe day of a wedding should be one filled with cherished memories and lots of moments that will last a lifetime. The setting is perfect for saying "I do" and the River's Edge staff will go the extra mile to make sure everything goes as planned. In fact, the co-owner of River's Edge has worked in wedding planning for over four decades and is eager to make the day absolutely incredible.

Have a Warm Meal During Ouray Stay

LogoBrickHouse 737 has several healthy options, and it also includes plenty of warm treats to indulge in. For example, guests can have some good old-fashioned campfire s'mores or they can try a mix of hot and cold by going for the Affogato, an ice cream drenched in a shot of enlivening espresso.

Explore the Natural Ouray Sights Through Hiking

LogoFor anyone that has never tried hiking, Box Cañon Waterfall & Park is a great place to start. This geological marvel is near Canyon Creek and will likely amaze with its visual bravura. The "box" portion remains an officially protected habitat by the National Audubon Society and it also serves as the home of the endangered Black Swift Bird. This hike can be enjoyed in as little as fifteen minutes if no stops are made but there will likely be frequent stops along the trail.

Visit a Piece of Ouray's History

LogoBuilt in 1888 by Frank Carney, Ouray County Courthouse is a unique merger of architectural styles, mostly Queen Anne and Romanesque. The first floor of the courthouse is where the county clerk and treasurer offices are located, and they have remained since the courthouse opened in the late 1800s. The long wide central hall has a large collection of historic photographs that have been taken throughout Ouray over the years. Up on the second floor, visitors can see the 40' by 56' district courtroom and its eighteen-foot ceiling. In keeping with the courthouse's historic nature, the room has several classic furnishings.

Rejuvenate at Wiesbaden Hot Springs

LogoThe Ute tribe frequented Wiesbaden Hot Springs because of its reputed curative and restorative effects. Today, visitors can take a dip in Wiesbaden, though there are stern requirements that must be followed that are intended to preserve the historic springs and their purity.

Stay in Ouray in 2019

LogoWith the year almost over, it’s time to consider what plans to make for 2019. For those that have yet to spend some time in Ouray, Colorado, The River’s Edge Motel Lodge & Resort encourages guests to book a stay and experience the unique appeal of the picturesque community.

Enjoy the Winter in Ouray

LogoThe Ouray Ice Fest which kicks off on January 24 through the 27 is among the most popular events happening during the winter. While people mistakenly believe it's solely for ice climbing aficionados, even people who don't know a thing about ice climbing can have a great time at the Ouray Ice Park. From watching others climb the frozen sheets of ice to the activities for children and the multiple clinics, the Ice Fest offers some winter fun for all ages.

The Rich History of Wiesbaden Hot Springs

LogoOuray has strong ties to the Ute tribe and its Native American chief, also named Ouray. One of the homes Chief Ouray lived in was near Wiesbaden Hot Springs, and he fell for its springs alleged healing qualities. Nowadays, Wiesbaden continues to attract tourists.

Great Dining in Ouray

LogoFor the finest burgers in Ouray, Maggie's Kitchen has developed a great reputation for having what are arguably the best. It's a great spot to visit after a hike and numerous online reviews also sing its praises. Guests with four-legged best friends also appreciate the fact that Maggie's Kitchen is pet-friendly.

Spend the Last Days of Summer in Ouray

LogoThe River's Edge Motel Lodge & Resort has welcoming accommodations for everyone, from those who like to travel solo to couples and families. Choose something small like the comfortable and cozy Queen Studio or upgrade to a larger option such as the Family Suite which is also available with an optional kitchen. The premiere suites and deluxe king rooms are the ultimate way to stay in Ouray with plenty of space to relax comfortably.