Public Trustee

Beginning June 25, 2018, the Ouray County Treasurer & Public Trustee's office will be relocated to 112 Village Square West, Ridgway, CO, 81432 second floor, suites 201 and 202. 

Phone number (970) 325-4487 and mailing address (PO Box C, Ouray CO 81427) remain the same.

VSW Location

Release Deed of Trust
Along with the proper fee, the following is required to execute Release Deed of Trust:
  • Original note marked "paid in full", signed, and dated, or indemnification by entities as described in CRS 39-39-102.
  • Original deed of trust; if it cannot be obtained, a copy is satisfactory.
  • Notarized completed Release Deed of Trust.

Release Fees


  • Release Deed of Trust for first page: $28
  • Per each additional page: $5

Foreclosure Deposit


  • To be applied to fees and expenses (38-38-107[2]): $650
The Ouray County Public Trustee also serves as Treasurer.

Related Documents
Release Deed of Trust with Evidence of Debt Instructions
Release Deed of Trust with Evidence of Debt Form 
Release Deed of Trust without Evidence of Debt Instructions
Release Deed of Trust without Evidence of Debt Form