Welcome to Rico Colorado!

Official website for the town of Rico Colorado

Rico is a quaint mountain town with a wide variety of historic and natural attractions. Located in southwest Colorado just 30 minutes from Telluride it offers a wide array of mountain activities such as camping, hiking, fishing, biking, and skiing. With iconic peaks and the clear flowing water of the Dolores river, the drive to Rico along the designated scenic byway on highway 145 will not disappoint.

For those who currently live in Rico and those who stop by and visit, the towns quiet community provides a great chance to connect with the mountain atmosphere.

 Community Announcements:

Rico Community Meeting

Please join us on Thursday September 13th at 6:30 at the Rico Town Hall for the next in a series of Town Meetings.  At this meeting engineers for SGM will present their work on the preliminary engineering reports for the reactivation of the Silver Creek Water System and a central sewer system for Rico’s commercial core.  We will be discussing options concerning how the Town should proceed.  We hope to see you there.

Your input is important!

Visit the Notice page for community information and updates.

September 2018 Board of Trustee’s Meeting

The Rico Board of Trustee’s meeting will take place on Monday September 17th at 7:00PM at the Rico Town Hall.  Please note that this is a change from the usual Wednesday Meeting.  Please join us.

Rico Board of Trustee’s September 2018 Agenda

Rico Board of Trustee’s September 2018 Packet