• My Blog,  Senior Services

    Senior Services

    Senior Services Montrose has an active Senior population with lots of supporting services.  The weekly meal program at The Pavilion has both meal delivery and a dining program with social activities.  Transportation through the non-profit All Points Transit gives Senior’s safe and an easy method for appointments or cross town visits with friends.  The Montrose Recreation District provides programs tailored to Seniors from dancing, arts and crafts, local trips, water aerobics, and much more.   The Montrose area also provides opportunities from volunteering with the city.  The Montrose Memorial Hospital gives medical support through an ever growing physician community.  Montrose has an exceptional group of assisted care facilities, options to support…

  • My Blog,  Parks

    Parks

    Parks Parks located in Montrose, CO. The City of Montrose maintains developed parks within the city limits. Our city has a total of 118 acres of open space designed throughout town, which include 24 miles of concrete trail for biking, walking, and jogging. To support community beautification, the city strives to improve the greenbelt spaces and maintain plantings from Spring into the Fall months. Montrose Skate Park:  our local skate park has over 15,000 square feet of drops, bowls and an in line skating rink for skaters of all levels and abilities. Located in the Baldridge Community Park, there are additional playgrounds, and activities for all ages. Information: 970-249-7705. Altrusa Park American…

  • Festival,  My Blog

    Festivals

    Festivals Crested Butte Restaurant Week:  June Residents and visitors alike will delight in the annual Crested Butte Restaurant Week June 8-15, 2012, highlighting local eateries and lodging establishments in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Crested Butte is situated at an astonishing 8,885 feet above sea level, where diners and overnight guests will revel and relax to their hearts’ content for meals or lodging starting at $88.85. starting at $8.85 for a single lunch and $88.85 for dinner for four. Crested Butte is renowned for its superb restaurants and quaint, historic bed and breakfasts, inns, lodges and hotels that are surrounded by pristine National Forest and stunning mountain views.  Dining is exquisite, as noted by Michael…

  • Art,  Galleries,  My Blog

    Art & Galleries

    Art The Western Slope has a wonderful natural resource of artists as well as those who have come being inspired by the great natural beauty of our environment. Many of our towns provide a perfect backdrop for the artist to live, create and share their work. In Montrose we have a great tradition of the First Friday Art Stroll Downtown where each of the galleries host featured artists along with food and drinks for everyone to mingle, have fun and enjoy the beautiful sights. Our area has several dozen galleries of all types to take in the talents of our Western Slope artists. Many galleries offer classes to learn new ways…