NORTH AMERICA’S #1 SKI RESORT
Hit the Slopes
Ranked the #1 Ski Resort in North America by readers of Condé Nast Traveler, Telluride Ski Resort boasts uncrowded slopes and exceptional terrain for all levels and abilities. Beginners can enjoy stunning views from top to bottom while cruising down green runs. Intermediates and advanced skiers enjoy a diverse array of slopes, along with a myriad of backcountry and hike-to terrain.
When it’s time to take a break from carving turns, Telluride serves up a wide array of frosty fun from fat biking and nordic skiing to sledding with the kids.
For those passionate about getting into the alpine, head out on snowshoes or find solace in the quiet of winter fly fishing. End your day with a hot chocolate, ice skating on the outdoor rink or a cozy sleigh ride.
Winter Eats and Tasty Treats
A backyard as incredible as ours also attracts some of the country’s most celebrated chefs. Condé Nast readers ranked Telluride in their Top 20 List of Best American Cities for Foodies. And Fodor’s ranked us in the Top 10. It’s easy to work up quite an appetite here, and whether you’re looking for a fresh pizza, foie gras, or free-range steak, we’ve got something for all pallets.
We’re also a town known for playing hard, and that doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. In fact, USA Today ranked us in the Top 5 Ski Resorts for Nightlife. Wander down Main Street for some saloon hopping, catch some live music with the locals, or tuck into a wine bar and enjoy our friendly, laid-back vibe.
Take to the Town
No trip to Telluride would be complete without some shopping and pampering. Take in the town's rich history and views from the valley floor as you stroll along the heritage buildings that line the main street. Choose from boutiques, outdoor gear, local art and crafts, and authentic keepsakes.
Or head up to Mountain Village by the free 13-minute gondola and take in the spectacular setting along the way. The base area of the ski resort, Mountain Village offers exceptional shopping and dining options, including unique gondola dining cabins in the core area.
For those looking to take a more therapeutic approach during their stay, Telluride has a number of health and wellness options that are sure to please.