The Colorado Creative Corridor travels some 331 miles through a handful of state-certified Creative District destinations including Carbondale, Crested Butte, Paonia, Ridgway and Salida. These five towns combine to offer a collective experience of unique event programming and activities, alongside mountain town eclecticism, majestic vistas and outdoor recreation, and authentic Colorado mountain culture.
Visit Lupita's Bizarre Bazaar, Art by the Park, Kane Scheidegger's studio and Mountain Girl Gallery to get a taste of the local art flavor.
An "elevated fast food restaurant" with the mandra that tortilla is solely a vessel to sail fresh thought-provoking cuisine with amazing flavors to your mouth.
Stroll Ridgway's downtown park and alleys, discovering Alley Poems and Alley Art, as well as sculptures installed by Public Art Ridgway Colorado and the Town.
A European-style cafe specializing in simple, delicious food made with fresh ingredients sourced from local farmers and distributors of gourmet products.
Romantic, adobe, boutique resort. Many of the rooms have fireplaces and private hot tubs. Outdoor thermal pools are open year round.
There's lots to do and see on the way to Salida. Consider taking a day to explore the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park via Montrose or the Curecanti National Recreation Area further east.
True Nature Healing Arts Yoga
Rio Grande Artway
Carbondale Wild West Rodeo
Take in a show or live music
Marble Distilling CO & The Distillery Inn
Silo Culinary Productions
Delicious Orchards & Big B's Cidery
Remedy Juice Bar Cafe at the Cirque
Azura Cellars & Gallery
The Living Farm Cafe
Blue Sage Center for the Arts
Bross Hotel & Breakfast
At The Bross Hotel
Take a historic walking tour of Crested Butte
Take a class
Feel the creative vibe
Elk Mountain Lodge
McGill's at Crested Butte
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Moonlight Pizza & Brewpub
Salida's Historic Downtown
Steamplant Theatre & Event Center
The Ridgway Area Chamber of Commerce promotes business and community development in the Town of Ridgway and the surrounding area. The chamber operates the Visitors Center, which is open from May 1 through October 1 and is located at 150 Racecourse Road, Ridgway, Colorado 81432 (across from Citizens Bank off of HWY 62).
P.O. Box 544
Ridgway, Colorado 81432