Summer In Telluride
In summer, Telluride is a cultural Mecca, hosting a myriad of festivals, such as Telluride Film Festival, MountainFilm, Chamber Music, Telluride Wine Festival, Blues & Brews, Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Tech Fest, Mushroom Festival, Jazz Celebration and others. Popular summer activities include mountain biking, camping, kayaking, river rafting, rock climbing, golfing, hiking and more.
Year-round Telluride pastimes include paragliding, flyfishing, shopping, fine dining, bird watching, sight-seeing, riding the free gondola and attending day spas and theater.
Telluride is a historic mining town that boomed in the late 1800s, and its quaint Victorian architecture is preserved today, allowing the town status as a National Historic Landmark District. Located on the scenic San Juan Skyway in the heart of southwest Colorado’s San Juan Mountains, Telluride and Mountain Village are the ideal year-round getaway.
Telluride Skiing & Winter Activities
Telluride is best known for its world-class ski resort, which boasts 1,700 acres of terrain and three air gardens and terrain parks, one complete with a superpipe. Other popular winter activities include Nordic skiing, dog sledding, snowboarding, sleigh rides, snowmobiling, ice climbing, heli-skiing, ice skating, sledding and more.