The writer, Michael Capoblanco, gives a first-hand account of his experience with the Hotel Telluride’s “Two Picks and a Prayer” Ice Climbing Adventure Package. He tells about the team’s arrival at the base of Lower Ames Falls where they received training on the ice climbing technique, and then makes his climb.
From Majestic Eagles to Migrating Hummingbirds, this Exclusive and Annual Bird Watching Opportunity is Available May 1 , 2021 – March 31, 2022 Nothing quite captures the essence of an area than the birds that inhabit it. Sitting at 8,750-feet in the southwestern portion of Colorado, among the highest terrain in the San Juan Mountains, … Read more
Term to Know: Via Ferrata—Italian for “Iron Road,” it’s a system of fixed rungs. steps and ladders anchored into a rock face that lets non-mountaineers experience the adrenaline-soaked vertical rush of rock climbing with none- or little, anyway – of the danger to life and limb. It’s all the rage in high elevation vacationing. Stay … Read more
With festivals going on almost every weekend in the summer and skiers visiting continuously throughout the winter, Telluride remains busy most of the year. Stay at the Hotel Telluride, slightly tucked away from the main road, where wooden interior and rustic décor reflects the surrounding vibe. Take a short walk over to The Butcher and … Read more
Few places are as dog-friendly as Telluride, a quaint Colorado mountain town with seemingly as many canine residents as human ones. Hotel Telluride is one of the best pet-friendly hotels in town, offering your pup a welcome bag with treats and a list of nearby dog-friendly activities. Dogs are allowed nearly everywhere in Telluride, from … Read more
Position yourself right in the heart of town at The Hotel Telluride. Their lobby is filled with warm furniture, a large stone fireplace and natural wood beams, inviting you to sit down with a great book and cup of hot cocoa. A welcome 3-day weekend is calling your name and this adventure is sure to … Read more