Entries by Customer Service Team

Activity Pool Highlights

The new Activity pool will most likely be the favorite of kids and adults alike with the addition of a Rock Climbing Wall which will be located on the southwest side of the pool. The activity pool will also be the new home of our very popular Wibit (obstacle course). The Wibit will live on the east […]

Contrary to Popular Belief

There are many who believe that lifeguarding is a laid back easy job, where the employee’s main concern is the quality of their tan. Others may think is it something like the over dramatized scenes from shows such as Baywatch. Here at the Ouray Hot Springs Pool, this is far from the truth. The fact […]

Hot Pool Highlights-Ouray Hot Springs

This month I am going to give you some interesting facts about our new hot pool section of the renovation. First off why the curvy design? The concept for this was to create a pool that will hold a lot of people but still feel like you have your own private area. The idea was to […]

Ready, Set, Sweat!

Do you want to start a new workout program, but aren’t sure if the gym is for you? Don’t worry, it is! Ouray is filled with amazing athletes, and it can feel intimidating to be on the treadmill next to one of them. But local extreme sports athletes had to start somewhere too. We’re lucky […]

Lifeguards Working Hard Around Ouray

Since the pool closure the lifeguards have been busy working to keep Ouray in tip top shape.  Currently the Ouray Hot Springs Pool and Fitness Center has 5 lifeguards on staff.  These guards are all year-round employees that have committed to coming back and guarding the new facility in the summer.  In the mean time […]

Renovation Project Re-Cap: To Date Summary of Progress

If you’ve been watching the renovation project via our webcam or by simply driving past the pool, it’s hard to believe all the progress in just 2 ½ months! Updates are continuously being posted to our Facebook page and website on a bi-weekly basis regarding the construction progress; however, with everything going on, we thought […]

Mineral Content of Our Water

Soaking in a hot springs need not be solely reserved for a relaxing vacation or a weekend getaway. These mineral-rich waters offer a slew of natural health benefits you may not know about.  The healing powers of hot springs have been used for thousands of years and are widely accepted all over the world.  There […]

How Our Filtration System Works

Chlorine: Just One Step in Our Filtration Process One of the more frequently asked questions we receive from visitors at the pool is, “Is there chlorine in the pool?” The simple answer is yes, we are required to add chlorine by Colorado State law in order to provide a clean and safe swimming pool. But there’s more […]

Fitness Center Open House

On the weekend of November 4th-5th, we hosted an open house at the fitness center. We decided to hold it the weekend of the fall time change and encouraged folks to “fall back” into healthy habits (couldn’t pass up an opportunity to make a pun). Staff gathered both nights to offer healthy snacks, information on […]