The Telluride Area

The Telluride Area Travel Guide

Articles about The Telluride Area

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These cable cars make getting from here to there a scenic, adrenaline-pumping adventure.

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Hotels in The Telluride Area

Recently and ambitiously renovated, the historic New Sheridan Hotel has retained its 1895 charm, but now has stylish rooms with iPod stations and heated bathroom floors.

Restaurants in The Telluride Area

Housed in a former Old West saloon with a striped awning in the front, Honga's is bigger than it looks from the outside, with a sushi counter on the ground floor and a central skylight above exposed beams over the second floor dining room.

Things to do in The Telluride Area

Ascend the frozen waterfalls of Ouray's Uncompahgre River Gorge, where a local organization aims hoses and sprinklers off cliff edges each winter to grow dozens of immense ice climbs. Guide services teach newbies to swing ice axes and kick crampons on the walls of white.