RIGS Adventure Co.
888-626-4460 | 970-626-4460
565 Sherman Ste. 2 P.O. Box 2086 Ridgway, CO 81432
RIGS Adventure CO in Western Colorado features the finest Fly Shop , Fish Report, Gold Medal Fly Fishing Guide Service (Walk Wade & Float Fishing trips in Drift Boats), family Whitewater River Rafting Trips (Rafting & Kayaking), Stand Up Paddle Boards, River Tubes, Photo Tours, Boat Rentals and River Expeditions. RIGS is conveniently located in the picturesque Uncompahgre River Valley, minutes from both Ouray and Ridgway State Park (Pa-Co-Chu-Puk), nestled below the majestic San Juan Mountains in Ridgway Colorado - between Telluride, Ouray, Montrose, and Silverton in Western Colorado. The best of Southwest Colorado Adventure trips, in the prettiest part of the state! "SW Colorado's finest Fly Shop, Fly Fishing & Rafting Trips - since 2001"
Boot Doctors and Further Adventures
We offer rafting, fly fishing, mountain bike tours and rentals as well as guided naturalist hiking tours. We can accommodate individuals, groups, or families. Our outdoor retail stores have the widest variety of gear, information, rentals and services in the area.
| ||Mountain Waters Descent|
The joy of floating down a river or being challenged by difficult whitewater has created an insatiable passion in us that we want to share with you. At MWR we have discovered the truth of the words of Confuscius, "choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life."
|4 Corners Rafting|
360 S. Camino Del Rio, Durango AND 223 E. Colorado, Telluride
4 Corners Whitewater has two convenient locations in Durango and Telluride, Colorado. Both of these locations have bathroom facilities, safe areas to leave personal belongings and of course your outdooor shopping needs
Free Scenic Gondola
Ride the 13-minute gondola—the only transportation system of its kind in North America—that runs between the towns of Telluride and Mountain Village.
World-class Outdoor Adventures
Find scenic hiking and biking trails right outside the door. Float rapids in a whitewater raft or cast flies with an expert fly-fishing guide on the San Miguel River.
Festival Capital of the Southwest
Whether your passion is bluegrass, indie film or culinary delicacies, Telluride delivers over 30 acclaimed summer festivals and events in the mountains.
Bridal Veil Falls
Head up to Colorado's longest free-falling waterfall that drops 365 feet and also check out the Bridal Veil Power Plant, home to the first alternating current (AC).
Telluride Historical Museum
Head back in time to observe the challenges of mining life and the rise of alpine skiing.
Historic Walking Tours
Join a guided stroll along the streets of Telluride for a first-hand experience in historic architecture, legends and lore.
With four "fourteeners" in the immediate region, Telluride has the highest concentration of 14,000-foot peaks in North America.
Telluride Outside is Telluride's premier outdoor guide service, guiding FLY FISHING, RAFTING, 4-WD TOURS and MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS since 1984.
Paragon Outdoors, Further Adventures, Boot Doctors
650 Mountain Village Blvd
Telluride, CO 81435
At Further Adventures we pride ourselves with presenting high-quality, safe, environmentally-conscious, fun adventures. We make sure you are comfortable, well-fed, and grinning from ear-to-ear when you return. We offer a wide variety of naturalist tours along the multitude of trails that abound in the San Juan Mountain range. We can custom design each tour to meet your interests such as flora and fauna, waterfalls, geology, medicinal plants, history, general information about the area or other focus. Trips can be designed to also meet your level of fitness and adaptation to altitude. Whether you are a proverbial “mountain goat” ready to leap up the mountains or are just looking for more of a stroll in this magnificent landscape, we will make sure your tour matches your abilities.
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Mountain Film, May 20-27, 2013, Started in 1979, Mountainfilm in Telluride is one of America's longest-running film festivals.
30th Annual Telluride Balloon Festival, May 31 - June 2, 2013
Wild West Fest, June 3–9, 2013, The Sheridan Arts Foundation invites you to be a part of one of the most meaningful and exciting festivals of the Telluride Community, the annual Wild West Fest.
40th Telluride Bluegrass, June 20-23, The 40th Annual Telluride Bluegrass coincides with the Summer Solstice (Thursday night); the full moon (Saturday night); and the longest day of the year which begins the Colorado summer. It's a magical time of sun and light, when the the high country of Colorado puts away its skis and grabs hiking boots, kayaks, and a low-back festival chair to take in "Bluegrass."
Telluride Wine Festival, June 27-30, 2013, Pairing the beauty of the mountains with indulgence of fine wines, this multi-day event features winemakers' luncheons, cooking demonstrations, reserve programs, seminars and tastings for novices and experts alike. On Friday and Saturday, there is also music scheduled in Telluride Town Park.
Telluride Plein-Air, June 29–July 5, Artists will arrive in Telluride, paint all week, and host the exhibition and sale on around the 4th of July.
Telluride Yoga Festival, July 11-14, 2013, In the summer of 2007, in a beautiful little mountain town in Colorado an inspired Jivamukti Yoga Instructor, Aubrey Hackman had a vision. Her vision was to create a Yoga event in the magnificent setting in which she was so fortunate to call home. But her vision went beyond the physical yoga experience.
Hardrock 100 Endurance Run, July 12-13, 2013
The Ride Festival, July 13-14, 2013, Telluride Bands so far David Byrne & St. Vincent, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, Drive by Truckers, Cake, Steve Earle, BUddy Mille, and Son Volt, Telluride
Ah Haa School for the Arts Art Auction, July 18-20, 2013, Each summer, art lovers and community members support the Ah Haa School by bidding on a wide range of artwork created by artists from throughout the area and around the country. More than 100 artworks and myriad services and excursions donated by the region’s artists, business and supporters of the school are auctioned in live and silent auctions.
Telluride Jazz Festival, August 2-4, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Stanley Clarke Band, Galactic, Meshell Ndegeocello, Nigel Hall Band, New Orleans Suspects, The Motet, The Stooges Brass band, Voodoo Orchestra
Chamber Music Festival, August 8-18, 2013, The Mission is to promote Chamber Music to a broad spectrum audience and to create the means with which the musical directors of this organization may provide musical experiences of quality, intimacy, and interaction within the community.
Mushroom Festival, August 15-18, 2013
Telluride Festival of the Arts, August 16-18, 2013
40th Telluride Film Festival, August 29 - September 2, 2013. To commemorate this special occasion an additional day has been added to the usual four-day Festival, making room for a five-day bounty of special programming and festivities.
Imogene Pass Run, September 7, 2013, A 17.1 mile point-to-point mountain race within the western San Juan mountains of Colorado, run along a route which connects the towns of Ouray (7810 ft.) and Telluride (8750 ft.) by way of 13,114 foot Imogene Pass.
Telluride Blues and Brews Fest, September 13-15 Telluride Town Park, Telluride
The Mountains to the Desert Ride, September 21, 2013, a grueling and rewarding, one day, bicycle ride from Telluride, Colorado to Gateway Canyons, Colorado.
4th Annual Telluride Horror Show, October 11-13, Sheridan Opera House and Nugget Theatre. For three days, film fans will experience the latest horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films