The San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado form one the most photographed mountain ranges in North America. The interface between tectonic plates and glacial retreat created jutting peaks that rise dramatically from the ice-hewn valley floors. This abrupt contrast between snowcapped granite and alpine meadows creates an imposing view reminiscent of theSwiss Alps. The 146 +/- acre Ridgway Valley Ranch offers multiple building sites where your dinning room window could frame a picture well worth 1,000 words. Within an hour of the Telluride Ski Slopes,forty-five minutes Montrose Regional Airport,and 6 miles of downtown Ridgway,The Valley Ranch has old-world views under the new-world sky.