Welcome to the OPUS Hut
The OPUS Hut is a completely self-sufficient, off-the-grid lodge that boasts some of the country’s most spectacular mountain surroundings and all the amenities you need when the sun goes down. The OPUS is already well known for it’s abundant and high quality ski terrain. In the summer, Swim and fish in alpine lakes, mountain bike the alpine roads and trails, or just relax and enjoy our sunny decks and wood fired sauna. The OPUS is your home for a Colorado summer adventure.
Come explore the high country lakes, passes and peaks of the San Juans! Guided and non-guided options.
Stay in deluxe mountain lodging, just a short hike from the Ophir Pass road. Catering & hut host options.
Many skiing options exist out the front and back doors of the lodge.
High Country Mountain biking on single track or back roads.
The Elusive beautiful Columbine Lake. Many hikers seek it, few make it there. It’s not easy but it is worth the effort. These Google Earth images show popular trail and Mountain routes to Columbine from the OPUS Hut. The first image shows the treeline traverse around the east end of the Lookout Peak ridge. The […]