Ouray County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 13
Cliffs 2
Falls 3
Flats 10
Gaps 7
Lakes 11
Pillars 2
Ridges 9
Springs 23
Streams 70
Summits 43
Swamps 1
Valleys 44
Cultural Features
Airports 1
Bridges 1
Buildings 8
Canals 9
Cemeteries 4
Channels 1
Churches 1
Civil 4
Dams 7
Hospitals 1
Locales 25
Mines 175
Parks 4
Post Offices 2
Reserves 1
Reservoirs 16
Schools 1
Towers 2
Trails 16
Historical Features
Buildings 1
Populated Places 2
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Colorado's National Historic Landmarks