Why the Telluride Skiing Experience is So Good

During a recent presentation, Telluride Ski and Golf Company CEO Dave Riley discussed Comfortable Carrying Capacity (CCC) of Skiers. What he said, which many locals, second homeowners and real estate investors already know, is that the experience is so good on the Telluride Ski Resort that the capacity of carrying skiers up the lift is … Read More

Telluride is USSA *Rookie of the Year* and its snowing again

Telluride, Colorado was voted the USSA Rookie of the Year for hosting a successful World Cup Event in December 2009, which served as a pivotal Olympic qualifying race in Snowboarding. Once again in December of 2010, Telluride hosted the World Cup and provided a world class atmosphere for competitors, coaches, families, locals and guests. Also, … Read More

A Storm Total Update

Well, it was not quite what we expected here in Telluride, and as of early this morning we didnt get the four to eight feet as forecasted. But what we did get this week was 26 inches on the mountain, over 2 feet of snow. I was lucky to ski today and I bet that … Read More

Telluride Forecast: 4-8 FEET

In fifteen years of living in Telluride, Colorado I have never seen a weather forecast so severe and use the word *epic* http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=COZ018&warncounty=COC113&firewxzone=COZ205&local_place1=Telluride+CO&product1=Winter+Storm+Warning If you are planning on driving over the next few days to Telluride, please be careful. The Telluride Ski Resort has recieved over a foot of snow already this weekend. The storm … Read More

Telluride Mountain Village and Paying to Park for Skiing

As we approach the busy Holiday season in telluride, there has recently been a three-year parking management agreement signed between the Town of Mountain Village and the Telluride Ski and Golf Company that allows the town to begin charging for parking in the 460-vehicle Gondola Parking Garage and other parking areas in Mountain Village. Per … Read More

Auberge in Telluride

Auberge Resorts http://www.aubergeresorts.com/, owners and operators of award-winning luxury resorts and private residence clubs, today added its first ski project to its portfolio: The Auberge Residences at Element 52, www.element52.com; http://AR52.com, a new development of luxury residences in Telluride, Colorado. Opening just in time for ski season, the project is a collection of 33 whole-ownership … Read More

Telluride, Colorado November 2010 Real Estate Data

The numbers are in for November 2010 for San Miguel County (Telluride) real estate sales. Overall we saw 23 sales and a total dollar volume of $13 million. Depsite dollar volume being off of the 2009 pace by 63% we must remember, the Peaks Hotel sold in November 2009 for $17(+or-)million, somewhat skewing the data. … Read More

World Cup in Telluride, Colorado

The Visa U.S. Snowboardcross Cup returns to Telluride this December 15-18 as the sole U.S. stop of the LG FIS Snowboard World Cup. The event will feature Snowboard Cross (SBX) and Parallel Giant Slalom (PGS) as athletes from around the world come to take part in these international competitions at the top level of the … Read More

Telluride Gets Another Award

Sunset has named Telluride the *prettiest town* for its 2010 ski town awards coverage. *Nestled in a box canyon, the perfectly presevered Western town is dwarfed by 13,000 foot peaks and Bridal Veil Falls, Colorado’s tallest free-falling waterfall.* www.Sunset.com is the West’s essential how-to guide to all the best things about living in the West.