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Winter Activities Overview

Enjoy a Wealth of Winter Activities While on Your Telluride Ski Vacation
Telluride and Mountain Village offer an abundance of recreational and cultural diversions for people of all ages to enjoy during vacations at our Telluride hotel throughout all seasons of the year.

Telluride, Colorado offers exciting ski vacations with an outdoor wonderland of trails, open space and mountain views. Telluride also presents a touch of culture with an ever-increasing array of art galleries, as well as a local opera house that features ballet, theater, symphonies and concerts.

Winter Activities:

• Downhill skiing
• Cross country skiing
• Heli-skiing
• Snowshoeing
• Snowboarding
• Snowmobiling
• Sledding
• Spa activities
• Ice climbing
• Ice skating
• Dinner sleigh rides
• Dog sled tours
• Paragliding
• Hot air balloon rides
• Hot springs

Nordic Center

The nearby Nordic Center offers cross country ski and ice skate rentals, ice skate sharpening, cross country lessons, ski and snowshoe tours.


Sleigh Rides

Sleigh rides are always exciting and something the entire family can enjoy.  Visit the Telluride Visitor’s Center for more information.



Explore the beauty of Telluride and the San Juans by snowmobile! Take the ride of your life and see what our beautiful mountains have to offer. Tours traverse forests, alpine meadows, and provide stunning views of the Wilson Range, Dolores Peaks, Little Cone, the Sneffels Range, and the La Sal Mountains of eastern Utah. The excellent guides are able to accommodate inexperienced riders up through the seasoned veteran. Current offerings include Half Day, Advanced Half Day, and Full Day tours.

Please contact or
call 970-369-6116 for more details.


Heli-Skiing in Telluride is a truly spectacular experience. Critically acclaimed for its stunning vistas, there is no better way to experience our gorgeous peaks. Local guides, Telluride Helitrax, have access to over 200 square miles of pristine terrain. Helitrax is committed to providing its guests a world class ski and snowboard experience.

Please contact or
call 970-369-6116 for more details.

Hot Springs

The area is also home to a bounty of hot springs. At Dunton and Ouray, spa activities are available for the ultimate relaxation after a long day skiing or for some extra pampering during your vacation.

Dunton Hot Springs
By reservation only and upon availability, this rustic yet elegant vacation retreat allows the general public to soak in their hot springs and enjoy lunch or dinner on-site. 

Orvis Hot Springs
Orvis Hot Springs is a clothing optional natural hot springs resort that does not heat or treat the water in any way. 

Ouray Hot Springs
Ouray's Natural Hot Springs Pool was constructed in 1927 after six years of planning and delays. 

Trimble Hot Springs
Located seven miles outside of Durango, Trimble Spa & Hot Springs offers an Olympic-size swimming pool, three natural therapy pools and a full-service spa. 

Wiesbaden Hot Springs
The Wiesbaden Hot Springs Spa is an intimate natural hot springs spa and lodge, known for its peaceful atmosphere and 'casual elegance'.

Visit the Telluride Visitor’s Center for more information.