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Summer Recreation

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Backcountry adventures await!

Businesses in Silverton

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Shopping, dining, tours, and more.

Ride the D&SNGRR

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Upcoming Events:

ALL DAY

http://100sinthehills.org

Welcome, 100 Series Land Cruiser aficionados or those just looking to explore some of the most beautiful mountains this side of Switzerland.

100s in the Hills is a grassroots, family-friendly event, for those looking to enjoy the peace and quiet of the San Juan Mountains while hitting the trails with like-minded Land Cruiser enthusiasts. We are excited to announce our annual 100s in the Hills event:

July 13-17th, 2018
Kendall Mountain Rec Center

A.K.A. HIH HQ & Campsites
Silverton, CO

This year will be a blow out with MORE TRUCKS, MORE TRAILS, and MORE FUN!

All Day

Welcome, Hardrock Hundred runners!   July 20th - 22nd 2018

The race is a 100-mile run with 33,992 feet of climb and 33,992 feet of descent for a total elevation change of 67,984 feet with an average elevation of 11,186 feet – low point 7,680 feet (Ouray) and high point 14,048 feet (Handies Peak).

For complete list of days events please log onto http://hardrock100.com

ALL DAY

Welcome, Hardrock Hundred runners!   July 20th - 22nd 2018

The race is a 100-mile run with 33,992 feet of climb and 33,992 feet of descent for a total elevation change of 67,984 feet with an average elevation of 11,186 feet – low point 7,680 feet (Ouray) and high point 14,048 feet (Handies Peak).

For complete list of days events please log onto http://hardrock100.com

Welcome to Silverton, CO Chamber of Commerce

Whether you are a first-time visitor or have visited many times, Silverton Colorado is a place that you will enjoy again and again. Silverton is a National Historic Landmark, part of the San Juan Skyway (with the Million Dollar Highway connecting Silverton to Ouray), home to Animas Forks and the Alpine Loop, and the summer destination for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad train ride.

With the Weminuche Wilderness close by, Silverton is a recreational paradise in Winter for snowmobiling, skiing (downhill, extreme, heli, snowcat, cross country), sledding, ice skating, ice climbing, and ice fishing, and in Summer for rafting, backcountry touring, Jeeping (Jeep rentals and Jeep tours are available), ATV and OHV riding, fishing, hiking, biking, rafting, horseback riding, hunting, and camping.

Silverton Visitor's Guide

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Everything you need to know, view guide (PDF).

Town Map of Silverton

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Familiarize yourself and view the map (PDF).

Visitor's Center

silverton visitor center

Visit the Visitor's Center page.

Secluded at 9,318 feet, a visit to Silverton is one that you will not forget any time of year. A perfect combination of supreme natural beauty and magnificent Victorian charm.