Connection is the heart of Colorado’s Central Western Slope. Located in Colorado’s premier recreational region, the Central Western Slope counties of Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Montrose, Ouray and San Miguel are the ultimate confluence of commerce and recreation. Access to gigabit broadband and regional airports connect businesses to far-reaching communities and continents while connection to the land and its breath-taking scenery stir the soul and its creativity. Small, vibrant communities connect the region. Residents and businesses alike enjoy access to education and training through two universities and a technical college, affordable and available land, abundant water supply, commerce-friendly governments, easily accessible air service and rail, and four spectaculars seasons, making it a great place for agriculture, healthcare, and outdoor recreation companies.
Key Facts & Figures
Up to 1 GB broadband available
Regional airports & 5 general aviation airports
Certified creative districts
Start-ups launched by the Telluride venture accelerator since 2012
All 6 counties in the region are in a designated enterprise zone; 2 in a enhanced enterprise zone
Visitor spending on Black Canyon of the Gunnison NP