Other Cool Stuff
Ouray Glassworks & Pottery
619 Main Street, Ouray, Colorado
The next time you are in Ouray, go by Ouray Glassworks, say hello to Annie Quathamer and check out her latest pieces of hand blown glass. Annie's glass is beautiful and unique. She worked as an apprentice under Sam Rushing, who, along with his wife, Diane, owned Ouray Glassworks for 26 years. In 2017, the Rushings retired, and Annie bought the business.
Annie is an integral part of the Ouray community. In addition to blowing glass, she is an accomplished white water kayaker, backcountry skier, and a member of Ouray Mountain Rescue. She is also one of the nicest people that you may ever have the pleasure to meet.
Most days, Annie and Paco, can be found in the shop, which is located in the center of town at 619 Main Street.
Bakery & Cafe
Located on Main Street, Artisan Bakery and Cafe has fresh baked bread, cookies and pastries, along with tasty sandwiches. It's a good place to get breakfast before heading out or lunch after a few laps at Ouray Ice Park.
North Conway, NH
Climbing in North Conway? This is where you start your day. Load up on hot coffee or tea and a bagel before you head out to climb. Or take a break and stop by for a sandwich at lunch. Frontside has been a climber's mainstay for years.
Located in Colona, Co, population 23, La Zona Colona has fresh coffee, donuts, muffins, cookies. and even a drive-thru. Don't miss it if you are driving on 550 between Ouray and Montrose - or anywhere nearby.