Nestled in the midst of a spectacular box canyon in the San Juan Mountains, Telluride is a year round destination for the outdoor lovers.
Telluride’s historic downtown is a picture-perfect hub for boutique shopping, gourmet cuisine and lively bars. Take a walk down Colorado Avenue and check out the boutique shopping and buzzing art galleries.
Telluride is a combination of the old and the new. Old town Telluride is a wonderful trip back to the old west; lots of character and charm. The ‘new’ Telluride is just over the mountain at Mountain Village where you’ll find superb lodgings available in hotels or private homes, magnificent golf, an array of shopping and dining and whether it’s winter or summer, it’s a hive of activity every evening.
Celebrated for its culture, heritage and spectacular scenic beauty, Telluride, Colorado, is recognized for its unrivaled recreational opportunities.
In the winter, world-class Telluride Ski Resort boasts powder-filled bowls in which to ski, snowboard and enjoy awe-inspiring mountain views.
Come summer, the resort transforms into a North American icon of music and events—home to world-famous festivals, including the Mountainfilm in Telluride, Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Telluride Jazz Celebration and Telluride Film Festival.
In addition to the summer festival calendar, , hiking, biking, flyfishing, rafting, Jeeping and other outdoor activities are popular. A free gondola provides easy year-round travel in the area.
Not far from Telluride is the famous Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad – it’s a spectacular day trip for the whole family.