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Telluride, Colorado

About The Resort

The Telluride Ski Resort is in the northwestern San Juan Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains, and is home to the highest concentration of 13,000 and 14,000 foot peaks in North America. Telluride Ski Resort has over 2,000 skiable acres and spans between the historic town of Telluride, Colorado and the modern alpine community of Mountain Village, Colorado.


While Telluride is well known for its advanced terrain the resort has over 50% beginner and intermediate runs. The top of resort features primarily expert and advanced terrain. The resort has been ranked #1 in the annual Conde Nast Traveler's Reader's Choice Survey in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Telluride also has a Gondola system that provides free transportation between the town of Mountain Village and the town of Telluride. It's the first and only free public transportation of its kind in the United States. From the town of Telluride at 8,750 feet, the gondola climbs 1,790 vertical feet before reaching Station St. Sophia at 10,540 feet. What was once an eight-mile drive between the two towns, the Gondola provides a more direct 3-mile route over the mountains.


GATEWAY CITY: Telluride        DISTANCE: 12 minutes      ELEVATION:  8,725'-12,570'

# OF LIFTS: 18          # OF MARKED TRAILS: 127      LONGEST RUN: 4.6 miles

BEGINNER RUNS: 23%       INTERMEDIATE: 36%     ADVANCE: 21%     EXPERT: 20%


Hotel Partners

Hotel Columbia - In Town

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Featuring views of the Telluride Ski Mountain and the San Miguel River, this cozy hotel offers a free European-style breakfast buffet. All rooms feature an iPod charging station, a minibar, and coffee makers, and some units include a fireplace and kitchenette. The Restaurant and bar feature seasonal menus that incorporate the freshest ingredients.

River Edge A Condos - In Town

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Just minutes away from the slopes, these condominiums are a great stay for those looking for comfort. Units include a modern kitchen, with windows showing beautiful views of the river and mountains, and a dining area able to fit 6 people in chairs. The master bedroom includes a queen-size bed and a large walk-in shower.

Inn at Lost Creek - Mountain Side

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Located next to the gondolas to the ski slopes, this 4 Star inn features 2 rooftop hot tubs with views of the mountains. All guest rooms include a kitchenette, flat-screen TV, washer and dryer, and private balconies. Guests will also have free access to the sauna, and taverns are located just steps away.

Peaks Resort & Spa - Mountain Side

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Surrounded by the Rocky Mountains, this ski-in/ski-out resort features a helicopter for heli-skiing and an indoor/outdoor connected pool. Rooms are furnished with large picture windows, glass-enclosed showers, cable TV, and free WiFi. A full-service spa and fitness and wellness center are available to all guests. Lounge areas such as the Great Room & Deck feature live music and cozy atmospheres.

See Forever Village - Mountain Side

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This iconic mountain retreat sits right above the historic town of Telluride. Each room has a different design, all featuring hot tubs, a pool, and a fireplace. Some cabins include steam showers or a grill to do some barbequing. A spa area is available for all guests' convenience.



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