The number of locally owned shops and boutiques is on an upswing in Cortez.  Whether you’ve lived here all your life or are just passing through on a summer vacation, you are sure to score some great finds at these local businesses.  From a beautiful piece of jewelry, to a cute outfit, to Native American artwork,  to a new mountain bike, you’ll be pleased with some of the unique finds and reasonable prices when you shop in the Cortez area.