Summer in Telluride brings festivals, outdoor dining, iced coffees and friendly main street conversations. But venture just a few blocks beyond town, to any one of the trailheads, and summer in Telluride will also bring waterfalls, wild flowers, mountain lakes and sightings of wildlife.
Before journeying into the backcountry, consult complete hike descriptions and a map, check the weather, and be prepared with adequate food, water and clothing. Download and print a comprehensive hiking trail map here, view them online here, or visit us at the Telluride Visitors Center for a fold-out map.
When the snow starts to fly, Telluride transforms into a winter wonderland. Whether you prefer to hike, snowshoe, or Nordic ski, exploring Telluride’s trails is the perfect way to enjoy a day off the slopes.