The Telluride Area

The Telluride Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Telluride Area

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Hotels in The Telluride Area

Located on the edge of Telluride village, the five-story, 32-suite Inn at Lost Creek has some of the characteristics of a lodge — fieldstone terraced outside, exposed beams, a stone-surrounded fireplace in the lobby, and onsite dining.

Restaurants in The Telluride Area

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 The Telluride Area

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.