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Rock Climbing

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. ...

Golf

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...

Mountaineering

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...

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. 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...

Horseback Riding

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...

Wagner Custom Skis Factory Tour

Join Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards for a private tour of their sustainable ski factory in the center of Mountain Village. 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.

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Fly Fishing

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...

Family Excursions

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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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. 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...

Paragliding

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...

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