Let RIGS Photo Tours help you capture your Southwest Colorado experience. Through our unique photo tours near Ouray, Telluride, Montrose & Silverton, you can explore the diverse landscape and create memories for years to come. Whether hiking an alpine trail in the Uncompahgre National Forest surrounded by wildflowers or peering over the edge of the Black Canyon National Park, our photo tour guides will help you get to the right place at the right time to capture the moment.
1/2 Day guided photo tours in the Cimarron High Alpine River Region, Uncompahgre National Forest, Black Canyon National Park or the towns of Ridgway, Ouray, and Silverton. Let our guides bring you through prime wildlife habitat for an up-close look on nature at its best. From songbirds, deer, and birds of prey, to majestic views of rugged peaks, to gorgeous moving water in riparian areas, we will get you in the right spot at the right time and create the perfect opportunity to capture the best of the southwest.
|Season||Sunrise times||Sunset times|
|Spring:||6a.m. to 11a.m.||3p.m. to 8p.m.|
|Summer:||5a.m. to 10a.m.||4:30p.m. to 9:30p.m.|
|Fall:||6a.m. to 11a.m.||3p.m. to 8p.m.|
|Winter:||6:30a.m. to 11:30a.m.||1p.m. to 6p.m.|
Our goal is to keep intimate group sizes, to ensure that you get the most out of your experience with your guide. Our guides are here to put you in the right place, at the right time.
Our tours take you out into the elements of nature. Come prepared.
We recommend bringing:
+ Warm jacket, hat, and any other layers you like
+ Rain jacket
+ Warm gloves (for winter and cooler seasons)
+ Comfortable footwear, such as hiking boots or walking shoes
+ Sunglasses, sun hat, and sunscreen
+ Digital camera and tripod with charged extra camera battery
+ Backpack for any extras; i.e. clothes, equipment, snacks
+ Bottled water
Full-Day Cimarron and Black Canyon National Park Available upon request.
*Departure Times may vary.