Telluride + Southwest Colorado

Telluride + Southwest Colorado Travel Guide

Articles about Telluride + Southwest Colorado

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Hotels in Telluride + Southwest Colorado

Set against the backdrop of the towering Rockies, the imposing edifice of the Peaks hugs the side of the ridge over Telluride, its honey-colored stucco walls and terra cotta roofs in harmony with hues of the surrounding landscape.

Restaurants in Telluride + Southwest Colorado

Grown-ups may appreciate the Steam Engine Lager and Lizard Head Red served here, but the whole family can tuck into pizzas, burgers, and other good-quality pub grub.

Things to do in Telluride + Southwest Colorado

Ride the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, which travels 45 miles through snowcapped mountains and along the Animas River to the old-time mining town of Silverton.