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Red Mountain Alpine Lodge

The Red Mountain Alpine Lodge is a brand new, luxurious, rustic lodge open year-round. It's located at 11,000' on Red Mountain Pass in the San Juan Mountains with access to epic skiing and hiking adventures. Enjoy the world-renowned incredible mountain scenery and all types of backcountry recreational opportunities.

The lodge features three private rooms and a large loft for a combined sleeping capacity of 18 to 20 people.  It offers many premium amenities and comforts to help you relax, rest, and prepare for the next incredible day in the mountains!

Included with your stay are premium, chef-prepared dinners, a full American breakfast, as well as an afternoon or après-ski soup/appetizer.  No one goes to sleep hungry.  An on-site tavern offers a great selection of local on-tap beers, wine, and spirits.  (Lunch, non-alcoholic beverages, bars, and snacks are available for purchase if you do not bring your own).

 

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Red Mountain Alpine Lodge

Red Mountain Alpine Lodge ~ Entire Lodge (Up to 18)

Description

This brand new, premium timber frame lodge features three private bedrooms and a large loft for a combined sleeping capacity for 18 people. The lodge offers premium amenities, including premium, chef-prepared dinners and a full American breakfast, as well as an afternoon soup/appetizer. (Lunch, non-alcoholic beverages, bars, and snacks are available for purchase).



Escape to the back country of the San Juan Mountains for an epic skiing or hiking adventure. The Red Mountain Alpine Lodge is a brand new, beautiful custom timber frame lodge located at 11,000' on Red Mountain Pass. Well known for its central location and impeccable access to back country terrain, Red Mountain Pass is at the center of the San Juan Mountains – Colorado’s most inspiring and diverse mountain range. The lodge operates year-round, and there is incredible diversity between the summer and winter months, not to mention the unmatched fall color season between mid-September and October which is not to be missed!

With Ouray 20 minutes to the North and Silverton only 15 minutes to the South, the positioning of the Red Mountain Alpine Lodge is both convenient and remote, allowing you to shed the hassles of everyday life and enjoy pristine backcountry right out the front door. The Highway 550 corridor is world renowned for all types of backcountry recreation opportunities and literally a lifetime’s worth of adventures await those who want to explore the area. Our people, approach, philosophy, and terrain are what makes this place so truly unique.

The Red Mountain Alpine Lodge is not your average run-of-the-mill hut. This is a brand new, premium off-grid timber frame backcountry lodge with amenities galore. The lodge features three private rooms and a large loft for a combined sleeping capacity of 18 – 20 people. Right when you walk in through the large entryway door, you’ll experience the sensation of rustic luxury as you gaze at the amazing exposed posts and beams of the custom timber frame structure. Constructed using 19th Century tools and processes with Douglas Fir timbers, it creates the unmistakable look and feel that are the hallmarks of this type of construction – cozy, rustic, soulful.

The lodge hosts a number of premium amenities and comforts to help you relax after a great day in the mountains so that you can rest and prepare for the next!
4 Flushing Toilets
3 Showers & 3 Vanities/Bathroom Sinks
Radiant In Floor Heat
Large Living Room & Dining Area
Regency Pro Series F3500 Wood Stove
Custom Kitchen Island

Coffee Bar Window Seating
Wood Fired Sauna
Licensed Tavern On-Site
Loft Living Area & Seating
Separate Loft Bathroom & Shower
WiFi

The Red Mountain Alpine Lodge will also be including premium, restaurant quality breakfasts and dinners during your stay, as well as an afternoon or aprés ski soup/appetizer. A varied and unique menu will be featured as well as generous portions to insure no one goes to sleep hungry and that you’re fueled up for the next day’s adventure! A licensed on-site tavern is available and will offer a great selection of local on-tap beers as well as wine and spirits.

In addition, the lodge will be offering lunch available for purchase, as well as other non-alcoholic beverages, soda water, flavored drinks, bars, and snacks. If you’d rather just show up with your ski gear and not worry about your personal lunch food or any other details we’ve got you covered!


Red Mountain Alpine Lodge ~ Loft Space (10 spaces available)

Description

Our loft offers dormitory-style bedding that accommodates up to 10 people. The Loft features a comfortable seating area, small table and a bathroom with shower. Comfortable memory foam mattresses. Integrated curtains for additional privacy. Price per night includes chef prepared breakfast, dinner & soup/appetizer.


Red Mountain Alpine Lodge ~ Private Rooms - Double Occupancy

Description

Three private rooms available
Queen Bed & 2 Twin (single) bed bunks.
Comfortable memory foam mattresses.
Access to 3 bathrooms & 2 shower rooms.
Windows with views of Red Mountain 3.
Price per night includes chef prepared breakfast, dinner & soup/appetizer.


Red Mountain Alpine Lodge ~ Private Rooms - Quad Occupancy

Description

Three private rooms available
Queen Bed & 2 Twin (single) bed bunks.
Comfortable memory foam mattresses.
Access to 3 bathrooms & 2 shower rooms.
Windows with views of Red Mountain 3.
Price per night includes chef prepared breakfast, dinner & soup/appetizer.


Red Mountain Alpine Lodge ~ Private Rooms - Triple Occupancy

Description

Three private rooms available
Queen Bed & 2 Twin (single) bed bunks.
Comfortable memory foam mattresses.
Access to 3 bathrooms & 2 shower rooms.
Windows with views of Red Mountain 3.
Price per night includes chef prepared breakfast, dinner & soup/appetizer.


Property Amenities

Full american breakfast, Hot Running Water, Showers: Free, Lounges/bars, Full meal plan, Owned and Operated, Woodstove, Full kitchen, No pets, Ski Storage, Wireless Internet (free), Coffee/Tea maker, Breakfast Included in rate, Wireless Internet, Flush Toilets, Dinner Included, Aprs Ski (Winter Only)

Property Info

Twin bedrooms, Year built, Year last renovated

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Address:
2361 County Road 31, Ouray, CO 81427

Located off of Highway 550 and Ouray County Road 31, approximately 1/2 mile North from the top of Red Mountain Pass (about 20 minutes south of Ouray and 15 minutes north of Silverton).

  • General Policy | Lodge Etiquette:
    Leave boots and wet gear in designated drying areas.
    Please keep personal gear out of the living room /dining area.
    Please keep ski, poles and snowboards in designated areas outside.
    Please conserve water.
    Quiet hours from 10:30 pm-6:00am.
    For health and safety of our guests, the RMAL is a non-smoking lodge.
  • Written Cancellation Policy | Any changes in reservations must be made 30 days in advance of arrival date. Cancellations within 30 days of the arrival date will not be given credit. No refunds.

    An 80% credit towards future lodge stays will be given for cancellations made more than 30 days from arrival.

    Groups deciding not to come when avalanche danger rating is Extreme as forecast by the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, or if Red Mountain Pass is closed, will be given full credit to be used within 12 months.

    Our winter guests need to remember that Ouray County is snow country and snowstorms may be expected at any time. Snow tires or chains may be required to travel the high country roads. The roads over the passes are kept open by the Colorado Highway Department. Sometimes the passes are closed for avalanche mitigation.
  • Check In | Check In time 2pm
  • Check Out | Check Out Time 10am
  • Pets Policy | Sorry, we love our pets too, but we cannot accommodate pets. We follow ADA guidelines for service dogs.
  • Other Policy | Alcohol:
    Because RMAL is a licensed tavern in the state of Colorado, any personal alcohol is not permitted at the lodge.
  • Children | In the winter we do not allow children under 7 years old. Children between 7-11 with parents will need to book a private room and not left unaccompanied. We make exceptions in the off season and special circumstances. Please contact us personally regarding your request.

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