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Why Telluride Keeps Being Named the Best U.S. Ski Town

THIS FORMER MINING VILLAGE COMBINES EPIC SKIING ON UNCROWDED, HIGH-ALTITUDE RUNS WITH UNPRETENTIOUS OLD WEST VIBES.By ALEX BHATTACHARJI December 5, 2018As a half-dozen skiers, planks slung over their shoulders, hiked past us up the ridge toward Telluride’s famed 13,320-foot Palmyra peak, my new friend Seth thrust his ski pole forward for emphasis and shouted, “Confidence!”It was less an exhortation than an exclamation of discovery. Seth, a fortysomething attorney from Chicago I’d met on the gondola in town, had found the black-diamond

Snowmaking has begun at Telluride Ski Resort!

On top of more than 24" of natural snowfall across the upper mountain in the past 8 days Telluride's snowmaking team has also begun preparations for the upcoming 2018/2019 season. 

Bill Jensen to be inducted into the U.S Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Announces the Incoming Class of 2018 CLASS INCLUDES 45 YEAR INDUSTRY VETERAN AND TELLURIDE SKI RESORT CEO, BILL JENSEN Park City, Utah (September 18, 2018) — The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018 was announced on Friday, September 14, 2018 in Ishpeming, MI. A formal induction will be held for the star-studded group of 8 noted skiing and snowboarding pioneers, athletes and sport builders on April 6, 2019 in Salt Lake

Telluride Ski Resort on Good Morning Texas LIVE – Feb. 23, 2018


Telluride Ski Resort Joins the Epic Pass!!

Telluride Ski Resort Joins the Epic PassThe iconic Telluride Ski Resort joins the Epic Pass beginning with the 2018-19 winter season in a long-term alliance. Epic Pass holders will receive seven days of skiing or snowboarding with no blackout dates at Telluride and 50 percent off lift tickets after the seven days have been redeemed. Epic Pass holders can go direct to the lift with their pass at Telluride and avoid the ticket window. Telluride Season Pass holders and

Why Telluride Just Might Be America’s Coolest Ski Town (Travel + Leisure)

Though many of Colorado's ski towns have become retreats for the superrich, Telluride remains true to its frontier roots. January 22, 2018 by David AmsdenAs the plane began its descent into Telluride one afternoon, I pressed my face to the window, giddy with anticipation. For years, I had been only dimly aware of this southwestern Colorado town tucked into a remote canyon in the San Juan Mountains, a skier's haven where Oprah Winfrey owns one of her many homes. And then, the way

New Winter Air Service to Montrose – Telluride

 NEW! Up to 3 daily flights from Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW) NEW! Up to 6 daily flights from Denver (DEN) NEW! Saturday flights from Charlotte (CLT), December 16 - March 31 NEW! Daily "holiday" flights from Salt Lake City (SLC), December 16 - January 7 Daily flights from Phoenix/Sky Harbor (PHX)Nonstop flights from Chicago (ORD), Houston (IAH), LaGuardia (LGA), Newark (EWR), Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO) and Atlanta (ATL)

Telluride Named Top 5 Ski Resort In The West

 After a record-setting snowfall last winter, and in anticipation of another legendary ski season, SKI Magazine readers rank Telluride Ski Resort in the top five in the annual reader’s survey.The Point: Telluride Ski Resort is back in the coveted top 5 ski resort spot in the 29th annual survey and nabs the number one spot for character.The Details: SKI Magazine readers ranked Telluride number five for best overall resort in the west, after ranking eighth in the annual rankings last

Snow arrives in the San Juan Mountains around Telluride


Highlights from the Telluride Film Festival

Here are a couple highlights from this past weekend’s Telluride Film Festival.2017 Telluride Film Festival Portraits : See Angelina Jolie, Emma Stone, and more of the biggest names at the annual festival View the gallery on VanityFair.comFrom The Telluride Film Festival is where stars come down to earth. Specifically, a quaint difficult-to-access town in the San Juan mountains that’s a solid 90 minutes from the closest airport. They land, they ride in a shuttle with everyone else, and then they stay for


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