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Rafting

The snowmelt from the 13,000 and 14,000 foot peaks that surround Telluride fill our river basin and initiate a thrilling whitewater rafting time-frame for one of the state’s last free flowing waterways. From late May through the end of June the San Miguel River swells with millions of...

Golf

The Telluride Golf Club is located in scenic Mountain Village at The Peaks Resort.

New golf carts, equipped with state-of-the-art Global Positioning System (GPS), assists golfers as they navigate their way around the course, which accentuates the mountain terrain as meandering fairways wind through aspen groves, towering pines, mountain ponds and sparkling streams.  The Telluride Golf Club was constructed in 1992 and serves as a private club for members as well as a public course for locals and guests.

Private Instruction and clinics are available daily from PGA...

Ropes Course

Times:
11AM–5PM | Through September 3 (Labor Day)
After Labor Day, the Ropes Course will be open Saturday and Sunday only through Sunday, Sept. 9th.

Location:
Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola

Price:
Single Use – $19

Push yourself to new heights in this suspended ropes course. This activity offers safe climbing experiences for all ages and experience levels.

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Telluride Historical Museum

The Telluride Historical Museum offers engaging annual exhibitions alongside the Museum’s permanent collection of artifacts from the region’s Ute heritage, robust mining history, and ski and festival history. Ten rooms, each with their own theme, showcase these different aspects of Telluride history. Hands-on, interactive, and rotating displays engage all the senses, giving visitors new experiences each visit.


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River Tubing

Bring your tube and float down the slow moving San Miguel River to cool off on a hot summer day.  Many local retailers rent tubes, or you can purchase tubes at Ace Hardware located on main street.

Wagner Custom Skis Factory Tour

Join Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards for a private tour of their sustainable ski factory in the center of Mountain Village. CEO Pete Wagner will walk through his custom ski process, all while taking a look at what sets Wagner Custom apart from other ski manufacturers. Pete will show the different materials that are used to build varying ski types, and the different stages of custom ski production. Join us for an afternoon of winter envy at the Wagner factory. This custom tour will last roughly an hour.

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Bungee Trampoline

Times:
11AM–5PM | through September 3 (Labor Day)
After Labor Day, the Bungee Trampoline will be open Saturday and Sunday only through September.

Location:
Heritage Plaza at the base of the Mountain Village Gondola

Price:
Single Jump – $15

This activity is for all age groups and experience levels. Maximum weight is 240 lbs.

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Family Excursions

Treat your friends and family to an adventure-packed overnight trip of mountaineering and glamping or join guided family hikes or mini camps and learn about life zones, tree identification, geology, birds, wildflowers and local human history. Eco Adventures is located inside the ski school at the base of the gondola in Mountain Village. Check out the rest of our Summer Eco Adventures here or call (970) 728-7300 for more information.

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Via Ferrata

This exhilarating, airy traverse, installed by local iron-worker Chuck Kroger, has become an iconic Telluride outing and a must-do for adventurous visitors. A guided trip can help take the stress out of the outing and help mitigate the inherent risk of the route. Our guides come from a background of big mountain expedition guiding and all have extensive experience on the Via Ferrata. The route precariously traverses rock faces up to 600 feet above the forest below, exposed in sections that would be impassable without steel cables and iron rungs along the way. The Telluride Via Ferrata...

Rock Climbing

Whether you're an experienced, multi-pitch self-described rock climber, or have never climbed rock outside, Mountain Trip's experienced guides can help you progress your skills and knowledge. We offer both full and half-day trips and family-specific outings, perfect for children. Our area offers a variety of rock climbing, from various locales such as Mill Creek, Pipeline, Ophir Wall, The Dark Side. Route grades in our area run from the very moderate, suitable to beginners to 5.13. While physically challenging, rock climbing is a rewarding outdoor adventure for most everyone.

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