For skiers who take the sport—and the precious time they spend doing it—seriously, heli-skiing can be the ultimate worthwhile indulgence. You can forget about endless lift lines, “death cookies” and crowded slopes, focusing instead on the blissful task at hand: barreling down a vertical-drop Shangri-La of untouched snow.
Adventure can mean various things, depending on who you ask. Maybe you’re a height seeker who enjoys jumping out of planes or maybe exploring a new hiking trail does it for you. Perhaps a milder adventure is more your style; taste testing foreign foods and exploring unique shops.
It has lured me to Colorado on a beautiful summer day courtesy of The Hotel Telluride, which invited me to stay in one of its luxurious European chalet-style rooms and try out its Adventure High in Telluride package that includes a climb headed by a San Juan Outdoor Adventures guide.
Check out footage from the air and ground, that shows off the beauty of the Hotel and Town. Get a better feel for the hotel as you zoom out from above. Fly into town and view the beautiful treetops and buildings. Take a climb up Wilson Peak on a guided tour. You can do it […]