Summer Activities

Mountain Village Bike Park

The Mountain Village Bike Park features free intermediate and expert downhill mountain biking trails with berms, jumps, drops, rock gardens, table tops and fall lines.

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Accessed via Telluride’s free Gondola at Station St. Sophia, the Mountain Village Bike Park features intermediate and expert downhill mountain biking trails with berms, jumps, drops, rock gardens, table tops and fall lines.  The trails traverse through glades and forest on the Telluride Ski Resort into the town of Mountain Village.

Hours

Open daily from 7 AM until sunset, weather permitting, from mid-June to mid-October.

Trails

Download the trail map

Trail Name & Description Difficulty Length
No-Brainer Trail Moderate slopes featuring a smooth, rolling and curvy trail. Runs from the top of the Bike Park at Station St. Sophia, to the bottom at the Mountain Village Core. Difficult: Expect a 24-inch wide trail, moderate slopes, and unavoidable obstacles less than six inches tall consisting of gravel, rocks and roots. Avoidable obstacles present. 1.5 miles
T-Bone Trail Moderate slopes with weaving turns through the trees. Forks off from the No-Brainer Trail and reconnects after 0.3 miles. More Difficult: Expect a 12-inch wide trail, moderate slopes and unavoidable obstacles less than six inches tall consisting of gravel, rocks and roots. Avoidable obstacles up to 24 inches tall present. 0.3 miles
Cocoa Loco Trail Steep slopes featuring tight tree lines and several wooden features. Forks off the T-Bone Trail, reconnecting after 0.1 miles. Advanced: Expect a 12-inch wide trail, steep slopes and unavoidable obstacles up to 12 inches tall. Avoidable man-made features up to 30 inches tall present. 0.1 miles
Gold Rush Trail Steep slopes with multiple trail routes that feature small jumps, drops and rock gardens as you weave through aspen groves. Forks off the No-Brainer Trail 0.3 miles from the Bike Park entrance. Most Difficult: Expect a 12-inch wide trail, steep slopes, and unavoidable obstacles less than 24 inches tall consisting of roots, stumps, rocks and loose gravel. Avoidable obstacles up to 36 inches tall present. 0.75 miles
Pan-Coaster Trail Steep slopes featuring berms and jumps flowing in and out of trees. Begins at the road gap adjacent to the World Cup Trail. Most Difficult: Expect a 12-inch wide trail, steep slopes, and unavoidable obstacles less than 24 inches tall consisting of roots, stumps, rocks and loose gravel. Avoidable obstacles up to 36 inches tall present. 0.5 miles
World Cup Trail Very steep slopes. Forks off the Gold Rush Trail 0.4 miles from the Bike Park entrance. Expert Only: Expect a 12-inch or less wide trail, very steep slopes, and unavoidable obstacles of up to 10 feet tall consisting of log jams, steep drops, jumps and berms. 0.75 miles

Accessing the Bike Park

The Mountain Village Bike Park can be accessed from the town of Telluride gondola at Station Telluride, or from Mountain Village.  Gondola cabins are fully equipped with bike racks.

Park Rules

  • Before accessing the trails, all riders must complete a liability waiver at the mountain biking station located outside of Station St. Sophia at the top of the Gondola.
  • Riders must stay on trails
  • Read and obey all trail signage
  • Dogs are not permitted within the Bike Park.
  • Hikers are not permitted within the Bike Park.

 

 

Mountain Biking

Mountain biking rentals, guided tours, clinics and general mountain biking information for the Telluride area.

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Telluride is surrounded by an extensive network of single track bike trails and old mining roads great for every skill level from beginners to the most advanced riders. Push the limits on one of Telluride’s classic single track trails, or take a scenic ride on Telluride’s valley floor alongside the San Miguel River. Telluride is the perfect place to rent a bike and explore the mountains or join an experienced guide on a personal tour catered to your skill level and interests.

Mountain Biking in Mountain Village

During the summer season, the free gondola is equiped with bike racks, and provides access to the Mountain Village Bike Park, as well as a network of free trails within the Telluride Ski Resort boundary.

Mountain Village Hiking & Biking Map

Mountain Village Bike Park Map

 


Half day guided tour & skill clinic

Ride from Lizard Head Pass (10,222ft) on the Galloping Goose Trail down historic railroad grade and progress from fire road to singletrack during this 14 mile ride.  Enjoy multiple photo opportunities along the trail.  This is the perfect ride for the novice to advanced level mountain biker.

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Full and half day backcountry tours

These rides are a fantastic introduction to the Telluride area single track for more experienced riders and will be tailored to the individuals' skills and fitness levels. Options include lung busting climbs, expansive wildflower meadows, enchanting vistas and spectacular waterfalls.

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Mountain bike rentals

Adults (ages 13 & up)

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Juniors (ages 12 & under)

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Paddleboarding

Stay cool and get on the water this summer with a stand up paddleboard (SUP).

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Stay cool and get on the water this summer with a stand up paddleboard (SUP). Meander through the town of Telluride on the slow moving San Miguel River, or take your SUP out on the glassy, clear waters of one of Telluride’s high-altitude lakes. Perfect for families, groups, individuals and kids, our guides will show you how to read the current, ride the eddy lines, balance on waves or skim across the lake.


Half day & Full day paddleboarding trips

Learn balance and proper paddling techniques on stillwater, and then move onto our local San Miguel River. Develop river skills including reading the current and getting the feel for eddy lines and smaller waves. Trips tailored for individuals, families, or groups.

Transportation is provided to and from the SUP locations. Wet suits, cold water booties, helmets, and personal flotation device are provided. Snacks are provided.

Adults (ages 13 & up)

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.

Juniors (ages 12 & under)

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Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals

The Telluride Adventure Center is now offering brand new 2015 SOL stand up paddleboards for rent.

Rafting

From late May through the end of June Telluride's rivers swell with thousands of gallons snow melt, providing class II-III+ whitewater.

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The snowmelt from the 13,000 and 14,000 foot peaks that surround Telluride fill our river basin and initiate a thrilling whitewater rafting time-frame for one of the state’s last free flowing waterways. From late May through the end of June the San Miguel River swells with millions of gallons of water, providing class II-III+ whitewater.

Our local guides provide all the necessary gear and handle all the required logistics. Their professional expertise and local knowledge will ensure lasting memories and an exhilarating experience down the beautiful San Miguel. NOTE: this is a late May – end of June activity as flows subside substantially as the snow pack melts.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

  Adult (13+) Child (12 & under)
Half-Day - Specie Creek to Beaver Ceek Call for pricing Call for pricing
Half-Day - Deep Creek to Placerville Call for pricing Call for pricing

 

The most popular option includes the half-day Specie Creek to Beaver Creek portion (class II & III rapids), with the adrenaline pumping Deep Creek to Placerville portion (class III & III+ rapids) more accommodating for the true adventure enthusiast. Full day options available.

Ropes Course

Push yourself to new heights in this suspended ropes course. This activity offers safe climbing experiences for all ages and experience levels.

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Push yourself to new heights in this suspended ropes course. This activity offers safe climbing experiences for all ages and experience levels.

Times:

June 12th - August 14th 10am - 6pm

Location:

Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola
 


Want to go on the Ropes Course, Water Walkers Course and the Bungee Trampoline ? Check out the Gravity Play Combo.

River Tubing

Bring your tube and float down the slow moving San Miguel River to cool off on a hot summer day.

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Bring your tube and float down the slow moving San Miguel River to cool off on a hot summer day.  Many local retailers rent tubes, or you can purchase tubes at Ace Hardware located on main street.

Water Walkers Course

Water Walkers is a mobile unit where you can experience the thrill of walking on water. This activity is for all age groups.

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Water Walkers is a mobile unit where you can experience the thrill of walking on water. This activity is for all age groups.

Times:

June 12th - August 14th 10am - 6pm

Location:

Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola


Want to go on the Ropes Course , Water Walkers Course and the Bungee Trampoline ? Check out the Gravity Play Combo.

Bungee Trampoline

Supported by adjustable bungee cords four simultaneous clients are able to turn somersaults easily anywhere between 6.5 to 32 feet high. This activity is for all age groups and experience levels.

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LOCATION: Heritage Plaza, located in the heart of the Mountain Village Core across from Telluride Sports and Telluride Coffee Company.

Supported by adjustable bungee cords, four simultaneous clients are able to easily achieve flips or incredible jumps from anywhere between 6.5 to 24 feet high. This activity is for all age groups and experience levels and participants must be between 30-200 lbs.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@tellurideskiresort.com for additional inquiries!

 

Dates/Hours of Operation:

  • Open from December 19 th – January 7th and February 15th – April 2nd
  • Closed from January 8th – February 14th
  • Normal hours of operation are from 1pm - 5pm
  • Bungee Trampoline may close in the event of inclement weather
     

Ticket Options:

A single jump is approximately 3 minutes in length. Combo Packs are interchangeable among participants and are valid through April 2 nd , 2017.

  • Single ticket = $17.00
  • 3-Combo Pack = $45.00 (saves you $2.00/ticket)
  • 6-Combo Pack =$84.00 (saves you $3.00/ticket)

 

Terms:

  • Bungee Trampoline tickets may be purchased at the Telluride Adventure Center (located in the big glass building at the top of the stairs at Mountain Village Gondola Plaza) or the Mountain Village Skier Service Sales Office (located directly below the Telluride Adventure Center, at the base of the stairs, across from Village Express/Chair 4).
  • Tickets must be treated like cash and are non-refundable.
  • All participants must sign or have a legal parent or guardian sign a Gravity Play Release of Liability Waiver every season. Once a waiver is signed for a participant, that participant does not need another signed waiver for the remainder of the season.

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Gravity Play Combo

Whether it’s the Ropes Course, Water Walkers, or Bungee Trampoline, you can mix and match your three favorite activities. Combinations personalized for all age groups and experience levels.

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For the guest who wants to try all three - Ropes Course, Water Walkers and Bungee Trampoline - the Gravity Play Combo Pack offers a discount off the cost of purchasing the three activities individually.


Gravity Play - 3-pack - $45

Save $6 on all three Gravity Play activities with the Gravity Play 3-pack. Includes one pass for each activity. All ages. Non-transferable.

Times:
June 12 to August 14, 10am to 6pm

Includes the following activities:

Location:

Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola


Gravity Play - 6-pack - $84

Save $18 on all three Gravity Play activities with the Gravity Play 3-pack.Includes two passes for each activity. All ages. Non-transferable.

Times:  June 12 to August 14, 10am to 6pm

Includes the following activities:

Location:

Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola

Via Ferrata

Located at the end of the valley in Telluride, the Via Ferrata offers views of the town of Telluride and Bridal Veil Falls from high above on the cliff walls.

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Topping Telluride’s most adventuresome list is the via ferrata. This 4 to 6 hour activity traverses the sheer rock face of our valley’s most prominent peak, Ajax. The route requires basic mountaineering skills with technical equipment and professional direction provided by a world-class guide staff.

“Via ferrata” is Italian for “the iron way.” Original via ferattas were constructed as a means of an alternate mode of transportation across and over the European Alps during World War II.

This is the adventure you’ve been waiting for – space becomes limited during the summer months.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

 

 

Via Ferrata Per Person
1 Climber $329
2 Climbers $229
3 Climbers $189
4+ Climbers $179

 

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Rock Climbing

From high-altitude granite and sandstone climbing to bouldering and the Via Ferrata, Telluride has it all.

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Telluride’s San Juan Mountains are the ideal playground for climbers.  From high-altitude granite and sandstone climbing to bouldering and the Via Ferrata, Telluride has it all.  Guided climbing experiences that pair climbers with experienced guides are available.

Adventure Rock

Location: Conference Center Plaza, Mountain Village

The Adventure Rock, located in Conference Center Plaza in Mountain Village, is a man-made boulder with routes for novice to expert climbers.  The rock is open to the public from sunrise to dusk and is free of charge.


Half day guided rock climbing

Summer high altitude conglomerate and granite routes are available for novice to advanced skill levels. Half-day climbs offered on Cracked Canyon, Dark Side, Ophir Wall, Pipeline, Ilium, and Society Turn. All gear and transportation is provided.

Duration: 4 hour climb (approx.)

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Full day guided rock climbing

Summer high altitude conglomerate and granite routes are available for novice to advanced skill levels. Full-day climbs offered on Cracked Canyon, Ophir Wall, Ames Wall, Pipeline, Falls Walls, Lizard Head Peak, Clay Creek, Paradox Valley, and Ouray. All gear and transportation is provided, and lunch is available upon request.

Duration: 8 hour climb (approx.)

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.

Mountaineering

Safely ascend iconic 14,000-foot peaks Mount Sneffels, Wilson Peak, El Diente Peak, or Mount Wilson with experienced guides.

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Safely ascend one of Southwestern Colorado's magnificent fourteeners with experienced guides who keep our clients' preferences, abilities and happiness in the forefront of their minds. All the peaks in the Telluride area are rewarding, enjoyable and ethereally gorgeous. Includes harness, helmet, rope, and transportation.


Mount Sneffels - Guided

Altitude: 14,150 feet
Trail Length: 2.5 - 6 miles

Located just five miles north of Telluride (although accessed from Ridgway/Ouray) Mt. Sneffels is the easiest of the local peaks, but that does not mean that it is easy. Climbing to the summit on any of the standard routes can take between 6 and 8 hours, depending on hiker and conditions.

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Wilson Peak - Guided

Altitude: 14,016 feet
Trail length: 2.75 - 10 miles

The least difficult of the Wilson group, this peak is accessible from a variety of routes taking between 5 and 7 hours depending on the time of year and the hiker. 

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


El Diente Peak - Guided

Altitude: 14,160 feet
Trail length: 3 - 12 miles

With a name that means "The Tooth" in Spanish, El Diente deserves its recognition as a peak due to its vicious appearance and demanding climbs. Previous mountaineering experience required.

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Mount Wilson - Guided

Altitude: 14,252 feet
Trail length: 2.2 - 11 miles

The highest mountain in Dolores County is a rugged alpine peak, with multiple permanent snowfields on various faces. The peak is reclusive, testing and challenging, with many rewarding views. Previous mountaineering experience required.

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.

Horseback Riding

Rride through Telluride's San Juan Mountains on horseback surrounded by some of the most beautiful country you will ever see.

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You may find some of the best views in Colorado are while riding the trail on horseback at Circle K Ranch. This method of travel provides for a peaceful, yet adventurous experience during your stay. The most popular, Rio Lado Creek, ride allows for a short ride along the Dolores River and then up the trail through old growth spruce and aspen groves over a 2 hour time frame.

More adventurous and longer rides may be combined on a 3 hr + basis that includes lunch. The wranglers even offer corral rides for those 6 years and under. There’s no more of a classic way to spend a morning or afternoon in beautiful southwest Colorado.

Circle K is a 45-minute (one-way) drive from Telluride. Transportation is not provided.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

 

  Per Person
Rio lado Creek - 2 hours (ages 7+) $75
Rio Lado Loop - 3 hours (ages 10+) $110
Rio Lado Picnic $125

 

Lunches may include philly steak sandwich, hoagies, pizzas, or homemade vegetable stew and cornbread, always served with fresh fruit or cookies, lemonade and ice tea.

 

Fly Fishing

The Telluride region offers unique fly fishing opportunities including a network of lakes, ponds and alpine creeks. Half day, full day and overnight fishing trips are available.

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Telluride's rivers provide some of the best trout fishing in the Rocky Mountains.  Near Telluride, the San Miguel, Dolores, Uncompahgre and Gunnison offer unique fly fishing opportunities, and a network of lakes, ponds and alpine creeks offer even more.

Half day walk & wade

A menu of public fly fishing on the San Miguel, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison rivers is offered. Lakes, ponds, and alpine creeks offer even more choices. Prices include flies on all trips, and top quality rental equipment is available for guests who need gear.

Licenses: $9.00 for 1-day fly fishing license required.

San Miguel River

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Uncompahgre River

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Full day walk & wade

A menu of public fly fishing on the San Miguel, Uncompahgre, Lower Dolores, and Gunnison rivers is offered. Lakes, ponds, and alpine creeks offer even more choices. Prices include flies on all trips, and top quality rental equipment is available for guests who need gear.

Times: 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Food: Lunch is provided.

Licenses: $9.00 for 1-day fly fishing license required.

San Miguel River

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Uncompahgre River

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Lower Dolores River

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Gunnison River

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Full day float

Prices include flies on all trips, and top quality rental equipment is available for guests who need gear.

Times: 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Licenses: $9.00 for 1-day fly fishing license required.

Lower Gunnison River

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Photography Tours

Telluride is among the most breathtaking mountain settings we will ever experience, and the San Juan Mountains speak to the photographer in a voice unique from any other range.

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Telluride is among the most breathtaking mountain settings we will ever experience, and the San Juan Mountains speak to the photographer in a voice unique from any other range. Each private tour is customized to the interests of our clients. Recommended destinations include Telluride Alpina, ghost towns, wildflower tours, magnificent waterfalls and fall colors. Included are the services of two guides, a local professional photographer and a 4-WD tour guide. Before and after your photo sessions you'll learn about Telluride's colorful mining and geological history. Includes all transportation.


Half day tour (summer only)

Travel in customized 4-WD vehicles from historic Telluride and Colorado mining camps to some of the highest mountain passes in the country.

Sunrise Tour Times: approx. 5:00AM – 10:00AM

Sunset Tour Times: approx. 4:00PM – 9:00PM

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.


Full day tour (summer only)

Travel in customized 4-WD vehicles from historic Telluride and Colorado mining camps to some of the highest mountain passes in the country.

Times
5 AM - 10 AM
4 AM - 9 PM

Photo Critique and Lunch: 11:30AM - 1:30PM

Call (970) 728-7433 to book your adventure over the phone.

 

Paragliding

Enjoy the simplicity of flight, and take in some of the most incredible views as you soar over Telluride.

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Truly one of Telluride’s TOP-RATED activities! This all ages adventure will deliver on an experience of a lifetime. The physical ability to run for just a few seconds at take-off and again at landing is the only requirement. Other than that, sit back and enjoy the ride!

Tandem flights with our local guides are sure to please. Flight times are daily from 7am – 10am. Meeting location is the San Sophia Station (top of gondola) and the most popular flight option is the 1 hour (approximate) Milk Run flight. See below for both options and costs.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

 

  Per Person
Milk Run Tandem $225
Gold Hill Tandem $285

 

 

Eco Adventures Summer Camp

Get out for a day of adventure, or an overnight trip, that offers outdoor exploration and learning for kids.

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Eco Adventures provides fun summer kid’s activities to children ages 5-14 years through Telluride Ski & Golf.

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Nature Center

At the St. Sophia Nature Center you'll find information on hiking and biking trails, weather expectations and local ecosystems to help prepare you for your adventures in the area.

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The Nature Center is open 9-4 daily beginning June 5th through September 3rd in 2017. We will be closed July 4th.

At the St. Sophia Nature Center you'll find information on hiking and biking trails, weather expectations and local ecosystems to help prepare you for your adventures in the area.  Interpretive displays include:  geology, animal tracks and signs, pelts and skulls, Native American history & water use. 

 

Guided hikes

Join our experienced interpreter and learn about life zones, tree identification, geology, birds, wildflowers and local human history. Hikes can be customized to guests’ requests and will range from an easy two-hour stroll to longer treks on more challenging terrain.
Please call 970.728.7360 to learn more.

Mini camps

Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for a fun, abbreviated program for kids ages 4 and up that focuses on using the outdoors as a “living classroom”. Lessons will include Bug Safari, Bucktooth Builders, Endless Energy, Geocaching & Gold Panning with Telluride mining history.

Location

Located just a short distance from the top of the gondola, the St. Sophia Nature Center is located atop Coonskin Ridge overlooking the town of Telluride.

Cubs Camp at the Nursery

Full day and hourly care for infants and toddlers ages 2 months through 5 years old from counselors with early childhood experience and backgrounds.

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Telluride Adventure Center

The Telluride Adventure Center is the hub for reserving outdoor activities from across the region.

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LOCATED ON THE MOUNTAIN VILLAGE GONDOLA PLAZA

Open daily from 9am to 6pm, May 23 through October 1, 2017

We connect you with the area’s premier guides. See below for your next adventure and top-rated activities!

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Golf

Enjoy a round at the Telluride Golf Club, a par 70, 6,574 yard, 18-hole mountain resort course. The most beautiful course you'll ever tee.

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The Telluride Golf Club is located in scenic Mountain Village at The Peaks Resort.

New golf carts, equipped with state-of-the-art Global Positioning System (GPS), assists golfers as they navigate their way around the course, which accentuates the mountain terrain as meandering fairways wind through aspen groves, towering pines, mountain ponds and sparkling streams.  The Telluride Golf Club was constructed in 1992 and serves as a private club for members as well as a public course for locals and guests.

Private Instruction and clinics are available daily from PGA professionals.  A full practice facility, complete with chipping and putting greens, is also available.

Telluride Historical Museum

The Telluride Historical Museum offers engaging annual exhibitions alongside the Museum’s permanent collection of artifacts from the region’s Ute heritage, robust mining history, and ski and festival history.

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The Telluride Historical Museum offers engaging annual exhibitions alongside the Museum’s permanent collection of artifacts from the region’s Ute heritage, robust mining history, and ski and festival history. Ten rooms, each with their own theme, showcase these different aspects of Telluride history. Hands-on, interactive, and rotating displays engage all the senses, giving visitors new experiences each visit.


Historic Walking Tour

Every Thursday, 1:00 pm
$15 / $10 Museum Members

Meet at the Museum, 201 West Gregory Ave. (Top of Fir St.)

Join long-time local Ashley Boling for this fun and lively tour about town! Learn more about the people, buildings, and events that make Telluride unique. Tickets can be purchased at the Museum prior to 1:00 pm, by phone at (970) 728-3344 or online at telluridemuseum.org.
 


Lone Tree Cemetery Tours

Every Friday starting September 2nd – October 7th 

1:00 pm, $15 / $10 Museum Members

Don't miss this unique look at Telluride's history and the rugged people that lived, worked and were buried here. Tours depart from the Lone Tree Cemetery pedestrian gate on Colorado Avenue at 1:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased at the Museum prior to the tour, by phone at (970) 728-3344 or online at telluridemuseum.org.


Lamplight Lone Tree Cemetery Tours

Last three Fridays in October (14th, 21st, 28th) | 6:00 pm | $15 / $10 Museum Members

Hear the stories and legends of Telluride’s historic graveyard in the ambiance of lantern light. Meet at the Lone Tree Cemetery. Dress warmly and bring a flashlight. Tickets can be purchased at the Museum prior to the tour, by phone at (970) 728-3344 or online at telluridemuseum.org.


Fireside Chats

Wednesday, August 17th | 6:00 pm | Free | Norwood
Thursday, August 18th | 6:00 pm | Free | Hotel Madeline, Mountain Village
Wednesday, August 24th | 6:00 pm | Free | Norwood
Thursday, August 25th | 6:00 pm | Free | Hotel Madeline, Mountain Village

This annual Telluride Historical Museum lecture series delves into local historical topics through the lenses of authors, historical re-enactors, professors, geologists and more. Visit telluridemusem.org for information on presenters and locations.


 

 

Wagner Custom Skis Factory Tour

Join Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards for a private tour of their sustainable ski factory in Placerville, CO.

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Join Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards for a private tour of their sustainable ski factory in Placerville, CO. CEO Pete Wagner will walk through his custom ski process, all while taking a look at what sets Wagner Custom apart from other ski manufacturers. Pete will show the different materials that are used to build varying ski types, and the different stages of custom ski production. Join us for an afternoon of winter envy at the Wagner factory. This custom tour will last roughly an hour.

Tip: Before you take the tour, take the Wagner Custom Skier DNA quiz to start the custom ski process. Once at the shop, Pete can show you the different materials that would make up the construction of your ski and go over the different sidecut, width and length options that make the most sense for you, all based on your Skier DNA.

Location: 120 Front Street, Placerville, CO 81430

To schedule a tour, call (970) 728-0107

Family Excursions

Get out for a day of adventure, or an overnight trip, that offers outdoor exploration and learning for kids.

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Treat your friends and family to an adventure-packed overnight trip of mountaineering and glamping or join guided family hikes or mini camps and learn about life zones, tree identification, geology, birds, wildflowers and local human history. Eco Adventures is located inside the ski school at the base of the gondola in Mountain Village. Check out the rest of our Summer Eco Adventures here or call (970) 728-7300 for more information.

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Top-A-Ten Yurt Trips

Treat your friends and family to an adventure-packed overnight trip of mountaineering and glamping in your own private yurt. Our guides will take you on scenic hikes at a challenge-level of your choosing, cook you delicious meals, and guide you through each step of your trip in a catered experience to remember. It’s your dream, we’re just in it.

Offered upon request. Must have 48 hours’ notice.
$950 for up to six people (includes $150 non-refundable deposit). $150 per additional person.

St. Sophia Nature Center

At the St. Sophia Nature Center you'll find information on hiking and biking trails, weather expectations, and local ecosystems to help prepare you for your adventures in the area.  Interpretive displays include:  geology, animal tracks and signs, pelts and skulls, and Native American history & water use.  The Nature Center is open daily from 9AM-4PM Monday, June 6 through Sunday, September 4.

PRIVATE GUIDED FAMILY HIKES
Join our experienced interpreter and learn about life zones, tree identification, geology, birds, wildflowers and local human history. Hikes can be customized to guests’ requests and will range from an easy 2 mile downhill walk to longer treks on more challenging terrain.
Please call 970.728.7360 to learn more and for pricing structures.
 
MINI CAMPS
Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for a fun, abbreviated program for kids ages 5 and up that focuses on using the outdoors as a “living classroom”. Lessons will include Geocaching, Bug Safari, and Squirrel Olympics.
 
Tuesdays and Thursdays (6/5/17 – 9/3/17)
10AM – noon
Ages 5+
$25/child
Meet at the St. Sophia Nature Center outside the top Gondola station. Maximum of 14 kids.

Culinary Walking Tours

A one-of-a kind 3-hour culinary walking tour experience with a local's view of Telluride.

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Experience a one-of-a-kind 3-hour culinary walking tour of Telluride.

Between plentiful samplings, get a longtime local's view of Telluride. The tour combines great food with great stories from chefs, owners, and locals. Meet some of Telluride's lively characters and hear their colorful tales. A "do not miss" experience. The goal is to make your tour a memorable, tasty event.

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@tellurideskiresort.com for price inquiries or to book your adventure today!

4-WD Tour

Access unparalleled views while learning about the towering San Juan Mountains and Telluride’s rich mining history.

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4-WD tours deliver on an ultimate experience in our expansive high country. You will access unparalleled views while learning about the towering San Juan Mountains and Telluride’s rich mining history. Customized trucks are the method of travel to enhance views and ensure safety. All weather protection is securely stored away to keep you warm and dry in the event of a storm.

The guides bring a highly professional and knowledgeable touch to each trip. Their uncanny ability to entertain will keep you engaged throughout the high alpine experience. 4-WD tours are easily one of the most popular activities during the summer months!

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

  Adult(13+) Child (12 & Under)
Half-Day Imogene Pass/Tomboy Ghost Town $95 $85
Half-Day Ophir Pass/Alta Ghost Town $95 $85
Half-Day Black Bear Pass $120 $100
Sunset Tour $80 $70

 

RZR Off-Road Tour

Cruise through rugged terrain side-by-side as you absorb the crisp mountain air and take-in the sweeping views.

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Telluride’s newcomer-of-the-year adventure goes, hands down, to firing up your RZR and hitting the high mountain, off-road trails. Telluride Outfitter’s exclusive fleet of Polaris RZRs will provide for unforgettable experiences with a guided tour of the majestic San Juan mountains.

Cruise through rugged terrain side-by-side as you absorb the crisp mountain air and take-in the sweeping views. The RZR off-road tour is extremely popular and space on a daily basis is very limited!

Call (970) 728-7433 or email adventure@telski.com to Book NOW!

 

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Half-Day RZR Tour - Double Call for pricing
Half-Day RZR Tou - Quad Call for pricing