Nestled atop Wright’s Mesa at 7000 feet, Norwood boasts spectacular vistas of high mesa and wild Colorado high country, with rugged mountains and canyons etching the landscape in every direction. The horizons are ringed by the San Juan Mountains to the east, the La Sal Mountains in the west, the Uncompahgre Plateau to the north, and Norwood’s crowned jewel landmark, Lone Cone Peak to the south.
Wright’s Mesa is well known for its farming and ranching heritage. Residents have been laying down roots on Wright’s Mesa, farming the area’s fertile land for well over a century, and continue to make farming and ranching a way of life today. Norwood has long-prided itself on being a self-sustaining community, supporting its residents and neighboring communities alike by providing locally sourced produce and goods.
Norwood’s businesses and restaurants offer essential goods and services needed to maintain a vibrant, small-town economy. Here in Norwood, you will find friendly folks who won’t hesitate to chat you up at the local saloon, help answer your questions, or even wave when passing by. Welcome to Norwood, enjoy our small town hospitality!
Proudly supporting our Local Businesses.
Norwood has a thriving community of small-town businesses, and the Norwood Chamber of Commerce is here to help encourage their growth. Help us support them by visiting local businesses. If you’re a business owner, become a member yourself.